Senior Technical Recruiter Job at Etsy

Job Description

Senior Technical Recruiter Job at Etsy – Etsy is the global marketplace for unique and creative goods. We build, power, and evolve the tools and technologies that connect entrepreneurs with buyers around the world. Etsy, Inc.’s ‘house of brands’ portfolio has expanded to now include four individually distinct ecommerce brands – Etsy, fashion resale marketplace Depop, musical instrument marketplace Reverb, and Brazil-based handmade goods marketplace Elo7. As an Etsy employee, you’ll tackle unique problems alongside talented coworkers committed to Keeping Commerce Human. We’re large enough that you’ll focus on meaningful, complex challenges, but small enough that you can make a rewarding impact.

Senior Technical Recruiter Job at Etsy

Senior Technical Recruiter Job at Etsy

Senior Technical Recruiter Job Description

We are looking for an experienced and talented Senior Technical Recruiter to partner with and support our growing Engineering teams. You’ll source candidates, guide them through our process, negotiate offers and close them. On our team, you’ll interact with hiring managers and hiring teams, often. You’ll also have the opportunity to shape the strategies and tools we use to get the job done.

This is a full-time position reporting to the [manager’s job title]. For this role, we are considering candidates based in [country] who are either remote, flex, or office-based. Etsy offers different work modes to meet the variety of needs and preferences of our team. Learn more about our flexible work
options and vaccination policy

What’s this team like at Etsy?

Our recruiting team is responsible for hiring world-class candidates. We are an extremely hardworking team that understands the importance of moving quickly while being thorough. We hold candidate experience second to none, and pride ourselves in our ability to keep hiring teams and candidates extremely happy with our service. We are collaborative, love to experiment, and constantly learn.

What does the day-to-day look like?

Full life-cycle recruitment working on a myriad of high priority technical roles across Etsy.

Partner closely with Engineering and leadership to deeply understand their teams and hiring needs while making hiring recommendations, support events, and build strategy

Track pipeline data and provide relevant updates to partners on all roles/projects supported.

Manage the full-cycle recruiting process, build strong diverse pipelines, source passive candidates while engaging with inbound applicants.

Partner with Hiring Managers across all levels, to create and execute recruiting strategies, and drive the hiring process.

Drive the offer process by working closely with internal stakeholders, close and onboard candidates.

Be a true partner and talent advisor to engineering leaders.

Build strong internal relationships and work cross-functionally with the greater HR teams (including but not limited to, HR Business Partners, Compensation, etc.).

Act as an internal and external-facing representative of Etsy and our talent acquisition team.

Ensure hiring manager and team preparedness during the interview process and that interviews are conducted efficiently and professionally.

Of course, this is just a sample of the kinds of work this role will require! You should assume that your role will encompass other tasks, too, and that your job duties and responsibilities may change from time to time at Etsy’s discretion, or otherwise applicable with local law.


Qualities that will help you thrive in this role are:

You are passionate about and interested in contributing to Etsy’s vision, product and community.

Have 5+ years recruiting experience with a high growth tech company.

Able to confidently represent the company with professionalism and courtesy both internally and externally.

You are autonomous but not afraid to ask for help when needed.

We’d want you to be not only driven by individual success, but the by the success of the team.

You are passionate about sourcing passive and diverse talent.

You also have the ability to prioritize and work well in a fast paced environment with competing demands.

Familiarity with SmartRecruiters or equivalent ATS experience.

Additional Information

What’s Next

If you’re interested in joining the team at Etsy, please send a cover letter and resume telling us why you’d be right for the position. As you’ve hopefully seen already, Etsy is a place that values individuality and variety. We don’t want you to be like everyone else — we want you to be like you! So write to us and tell us what you’re all about.

Our Promise

At Etsy, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We encourage people from all backgrounds, ages, abilities, and experiences to apply. Etsy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or caregiver status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application and interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. While Etsy supports visa sponsorship, sponsorship opportunities may be limited to certain roles and skillsets.

For U.S. roles only:

Many Etsy roles are open to remote candidates, and you’ll be able to identify which ones within the location header of each job description. We’re open to remote hires from all U.S. states except Hawaii and Alaska. For candidates who will work remotely from Colorado, visit this for information related to Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.