Remote Job Description

As a Senior Technical Recruiter at Skillshare, you’ll help drive the talent acquisition strategy for our engineering team. You’ll partner closely with hiring managers to understand their needs and lead the recruitment process end-to-end – building creative sourcing strategies and strong pipelines, ensuring a seamless interview process and phenomenal candidate experience, and effectively closing top talent.  

Skillshare is poised to grow significantly in the coming years and you’ll be a true leader in building strong, diverse teams that deliver an incredible user-driven, mission-focused product. If this sounds up your alley, we’re excited to meet you.

What you'll do:

  • Own all aspects of the full-cycle recruiting process for Skillshare’s technical roles: defining jobs and specs, sourcing, screening, leading the recruiting process, managing offers, and closing candidates.
  • Partner closely with hiring managers to understand and anticipate hiring needs
  • Creatively build and execute outbound strategies, and drive employer brand initiatives that broaden our reach and attract qualified candidates.
  • Build Skillshare’s engineering presence remotely and internationally as needed.
  • Provide and ensure an exceptional candidate experience across the board.
  • Advise hiring managers and senior leadership on ways to make our recruitment processes more efficient, keeping inclusivity top of mind

Why we're excited about you:

  • You have 6+ years of full cycle recruiting experience, with a track record of hiring exceptionally talented people and building diverse teams.
  • You’re a natural relationship builder, and form strong rapport with hiring managers and candidates.
  • You’re proficient with ATS systems and sourcing tools, using data to inform your strategies and recommendations.
  • You have in-house experience at a startup or entrepreneurial company.
  • You’re an excellent written and verbal communicator

Why you're excited about us:

  • Impact: You’ll be leading the charge on building world-class teams. By getting the right people in the right seats, you’ll have a massive impact on the growth of Skillshare’s product and the success of our business.
  • Growth: You’ll have the opportunity to work across teams and markets, taking on more responsibility over time.
  • Our team: We have a passionate, talented team that is a lot of fun to work with.
  • Our mission: We’re doing work that matters – connecting lifelong learners around the world and empowering them to pursue their creativity.
  • Flexibility: We believe that doing your best work means living a full life. That means different things for everyone, so we optimize for trust, invest to support remote teams, have an unlimited vacation policy (with a required minimum!), and encourage work-life balance.
About Skillshare

Skillshare is an online learning community for creatives. We have thousands of inspiring classes for creative and curious people, and millions of members who come together to find inspiration and take the next step in their creative journey. We are a series-D company backed by OMERS, Union Square Ventures, Spark Capital, Amasia, Spero Ventures, and Burda Principal Investments.

Skillshare is committed to building a diverse team that reflects a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We’re proud to be recognized as a top place to work by BuiltinNYC, Crain’s, and Forbes, in addition to being one of the five best places to work for women by Bpeace, and a top-rated workplace for dads by Fatherly. We work to ensure a consistent interview process, fair compensation, and inclusive work environment for all.