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Technical Sourcer, Specialized Technology

Company: Facebook
Location: Redmond
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Job Description:

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The Specialized Technology Recruiting Team at Facebook supports specialized technical hiring across unique hardware initiatives and innovative technologies. These organizations are responsible for developing and building the software and hardware platforms that power Facebook, its Infrastructure, and its family of apps today (including Data Center, Core Systems Engineering, Foundation, Enterprise, Network Engineering, Production Engineering, Connectivity, Privacy and Security teams) and the platforms of the future (Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) and Artificial Intelligence (AI)). As a member of the Specialized Technology Recruiting Team, you'll work with hiring managers and Recruiters to develop creative strategies to find the best talent globally. We conceive practical and creative ways to identify leading talent and invest a lot of time activating passive candidates through a highly engaged approach. We're passionate about delivering an awesome candidate experience from the initial reachout and first conversation a candidate has with us which more often than not starts with a member of our recruiting team.

Technical Sourcer, Specialized Technology Responsibilities

  • Help to define, design and implement recruiting programs and search engagements for a variety of technical roles, including understanding and mapping the talent landscape, internal calibration and referrals, and matching those data points with the external talent supply

Work closely with Recruiters and hiring managers to deeply understand the requirements of the role, the function and how it fits into the organization

Strategize different ways to build talent pipelines and execute on tactical research, referral generation, talent mapping, events and sourcing campaigns

Build and share knowledge of skills, target companies, conferences, and open source communities with hiring partners

Find, engage and activate passive candidates through the use of Boolean, LinkedIn and alternative search techniques

Screen resumes and interview candidates to determine basic qualifications

Partner with Coordinators and Recruiters to manage an efficient model of operation

Regularly track pipeline activity to share with internal stakeholders

Recommend and drive improvements that positively impact talent pipelines

Minimum Qualifications

  • 7+ years of sourcing experience with in-house technical recruiting team, search firm, or agency

Experience in technical sourcing

Experience partnering and building sourcing strategies with Recruiters and Hiring Partners

Experience influencing stakeholders through data analysis

Experience developing and executing, long term hiring strategies

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in driving scaled staffing models


About the Facebook company

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.

Facebook is committed to providing reasonable support (called accommodations) in our recruiting processes for candidates with disabilities, long term conditions, mental health conditions or who are neurodivergent, and to candidates with sincerely held religious beliefs or requiring pregnancy related support. If you need support, please reach out to

(Colorado only*) Minimum salary of $143,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits

  • Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)

Keywords: Facebook, Redmond , Technical Sourcer, Specialized Technology, Other , Redmond, Washington

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