As part of WP Engine’s rapid growth, we’re seeking a Senior Recruiter to join our team. We're growing like crazy but want to ensure we maintain our high bar for talent and awesome culture! Therefore, we want to add an experienced and passionate recruiter to our Recruiting team.
There are many aspects to this role but more specific RESPONSIBILITIES include:
Learn our culture and the ins and outs of the company. You have to know who would thrive at WP Engine and why. Understand specifically what each department does and how it works.
Help develop and implement sustainable and scalable recruiting processes to ensure that we continue to hire the best in the industry. Work with hiring managers to implement short and long-term changes to ensure alignment with the company’s culture and direction. If you’ve successfully done this before in a startup environment that is a plus!
Work closely with hiring managers to figure out what roles they need to fill and who would be the perfect candidate for them.
Create and maintain a pipeline that will meet the needs of the teams that you are supporting.
Act as an advocate and evangelist for WP Engine, always promoting the company at public functions and on social media. You’ll also assist in coordinating recruiting events to attract passive candidates and build company brand presence in target markets.
Manage the hiring process from sourcing to close including doing several phone screens every day.
Maintain an applicant tracking system along with the usual Internet job boards.
Requirements for Success
5+ years of high tech recruiting experience in a high growth, team oriented environment
Experience recruiting for a broad range of positions including customer support, development, marketing and sales
Start-up and Agency recruiting experience a plus
Experience implementing successful recruiting processes, preferably in a startup environment
Ability to multitask and manage multiple positions simultaneously
Track record for successful hires speaks for itself
Established network of technology professionals
Experience with various Applicant Tracking Systems
Experience successfully leveraging social media to find the right candidate
For the Senior Recruiter who joins the WP Engine team they will be rewarded with:
A competitive salary
100% paid employee benefits (medical, dental, short term disability, long term disability, and life insurance)
Delicious snacks and regular catered lunches
Generous vacation time
Parking in the heart of downtown Austin and commuter reimbursement
A beautiful office space and flexible hours to help you balance your work with your life