Technical Recruiter (Contract to Hire)

Nextdoor, San Francisco, CA

We are for neighbors.

We’re looking for a passionate, results-oriented, and experienced Technical Recruiter to join us in building the team here at Nextdoor. You should be comfortable working in a fast-paced, start-up environment and have a passion for hiring on quality and building long-standing relationships in the industry. 


  • Full-cycle recruitment for a range of technical and product development positions, across - Business Intelligence, Design, Engineering and Product Management
  • Work closely and cross-functionally with hiring managers to: assess recruiting needs, understand job requirements, and develop job descriptions for each position; and tailor/refine recruitment process as-needed
  • Build pipelines of qualified, high-caliber candidates using creative and effective sourcing strategies
  • Source, screen and evaluate candidates’ backgrounds, qualifications, and general culture fit for Nextdoor
  • Engage, contact, and manage candidate experience throughout recruitment process, through close and pre-start
  • Close: effectively, creatively and competitively
  • Track candidates through Greenhouse ATS for reporting and metrics
  • Schedule and coordinate interviews with hiring team and candidates
  • Effectively communicate the Nextdoor mission, culture and roadmap to a broad range of candidates, prospects and industry professionals
  • Represent Nextdoor externally at recruitment events (minimal travel)


  • 2+ years experience full-cycle technical recruitment for a consumer-facing technology company; previous (additional) agency experience preferred
  • Proven track record of hiring exceptional technical candidates across multiple disciplines
  • Comfort with sourcing high-performing, and high-caliber Engineers, Product Managers, Designers and Data Scientists on multiple platforms
  • Experience tracking/scheduling candidates through ATS (familiarity with Greenhouse is a plus)
  • Passion for the Nextdoor mission and vision
  • Extremely strong organizational, presentation and selling skills
  • Excellent communication: written, oral, in-person and on the phone
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and thrive in a fast-paced startup environment
  • BA/BS degree

About Nextdoor

About Nextdoor Nextdoor is the private social network for you, your neighbors and your community. It's the easiest way for you and your neighbors to talk online and make all of your lives better in the real world. And it's free. Thousands of neighborhoods are already using Nextdoor to build happier, safer places to call home. People are using Nextdoor to: Quickly get the word out about a break-in Organize a Neighborhood Watch Group Track down a trustworthy babysitter Find out who does the best paint job in town Ask for help keeping an eye out for a lost dog Find a new home for an outgrown bike Finally call that nice man down the street by his first name Nextdoor’s mission is to provide a trusted platform where neighbors work together to build stronger, safer, happier communities, all over the world.

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