Technical In-House Recruiter (London)

Yelp, London, UK

Connecting people with great local businesses

Are you a driven sourcer of technical talent and a fearless closer? Do you know the ins and outs of the technical European job market? Can you hunker down with an engineering team, assess its needs, and build an efficient process to grow the team exponentially? Come join us at Yelp as a recruiter to grow our world-class engineering team!

What You Will Do:

  • Work with engineering managers in London and Hamburg to thoroughly understand our technical positions and recruiting needs
  • Own the full-cycle recruiting process, including screening resumes, posting open requisitions on relevant job boards, closing offers, drafting new hire paperwork, and facilitating the on-boarding process
  • Identify talent through creative sourcing channels (e.g. social networking, internet research, regular networking at events)
  • Establish and own relationships with relevant developer communities; opportunities for establishing a university pipeline possible
  • Work with other members of the recruiting team to track goals, metrics, and performance of the team
  • Communicate professionally, tactfully, and with the utmost diplomacy at all times, treating all candidates with dignity and respect

What We Are Looking For:

  • At least three years of experience in a technical recruiting role, preferably at startups or successful technology companies in Europe
  • Currently living and working in Europe
  • Demonstrated experience executing a full-cycle recruiting process as an in-house recruiter
  • Comfort around engineers and a willingness to learn to talk tech with them
  • Exceptional customer service focus combined with exemplary follow-through
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with no fear of cold calling, networking, and public speaking
  • Proven ability to consistently and positively contribute in a fast-paced changing work environment while prioritizing multiple functions and managing time efficiently
  • Fluency in English required, German a plus
  • Proficiency with OSX and Google Docs

About Yelp

Yelp connects people with great local businesses. Our users have contributed approximately 127 million cumulative reviews of almost every type of local business, from restaurants, boutiques and salons to dentists, mechanics, plumbers and more. These reviews are written by people using Yelp to share their everyday local business experiences, giving voice to consumers and bringing “word of mouth” online.

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