Technical Recruiter

Quora, Mountain View, CA

Q&A platform that empowers people to share and grow the world’s knowledge

To support our rapid growth, Quora is looking for an experienced Technical Recruiter to join the talent acquisition team and contribute to growing our talented team of engineers.

This role requires experience in building a pipeline of high-caliber software talent (Full Stack, Backend and Machine Learning). You will partner closely with our company leaders and be responsible for the full recruiting cycle. We pride ourselves in engaging candidates in a more meaningful way than other organizations. We value honest communication, mutual respect, and view ourselves as partners to our candidates and hiring managers. If you are passionate about Technical Recruiting and would like to join an organization that shares your passion, come join our team!


  • Partner closely with engineering leadership to identify, engage, and manage engineering talent
  • Strategize and develop new out-of-the box methods
  • Develop unique full cycle hiring strategies and interview criteria with leadership team
  • Take ownership of interview and hiring discussions with interviewers and hiring managers
  • Collaborate with the recruiting team and hiring managers to develop, implement, and execute hiring strategy
  • Build a community and network of talent for Quora


  • 2+ years of technical sourcing or recruiting experience
  • Relentless drive to find and connect with the best talent
  • Proven experience in building and managing a diverse pipeline
  • Flexible, positive, communicative team player with outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with a fast-paced team
  • Detail orientation with a high sense of urgency
  • Experience recruiting in a startup environment preferred
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About Quora

We want to democratize access to knowledge of all kinds—from politics to painting, cooking to coding, etymology to experiences—so if someone out there knows something, anyone else can learn it. Our mission is to share and grow the world's knowledge, and we're building a world-class team to help us achieve this mission. 

Want to learn more about Quora? Visit Quora's website.