Manager, Technical Recruiting (Remote Opportunities)

 Wayfair
 April 30, 2021
 Boston, MA

Technical Talent Acquisition Manager

As our growth continues to skyrocket, we are seeking an experienced, strategic, and analytical Technical Talent Acquisition Manager to join our growing Talent Acquisition team. As a Technical Recruiting Manager you will work as a true business partner charged with finding and attracting top Engineering talent. You will partner with Engineering and Talent Acquisition leadership to design, build, and execute strategic sourcing plans to help drive adoption of best practices, coach a high performing TA team and continue to build efficiencies. 

What You’ll Do

  • Act as a partner, consultant, and advisor with tech leadership by developing, driving, and executing strategies to recruit talent in a highly competitive market
  • Drive top of the funnel activity including sourcing, screening, interviewing, evaluating, and offer negotiating processes, while advising your business partners along the way
  • Help diagnose and coach recruiters on their current pipelines and drive efficiencies in the process 
  • Build and maintain passive talent pipeline through proactive market research
  • Represent Wayfair’s culture by ensuring an excellent candidate experience through transparent communication and timely feedback 
  • Track metrics and leverage data to drive team performance and improve overall recruiting efficiency
  • Foster an environment of knowledge sharing, collaboration, and continued learning where the status quo is questioned and ideas for improvement are championed and continually explored

What You’ll Need

  • 2+ years of management experience in a corporate and/or agency recruiting environment
  • 6+ years of recruiting experience with proven success delivering innovative sourcing and recruiting methods 
  • In-depth direct recruiting and sourcing expertise developing creative methods to engage and close technical talent
  • An interest in development, coaching, managing and mentoring all levels of Sourcers/Recruiters 
  • Ability to diagnose and coach teams through ups and downs of recruiting cycles and continue to motivate your team within a hyper-growth environment
  • Strong relationship management skills with an ability to build trust and credibility with both candidates and hiring managers
  • Proven organizational skills with attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and work well in an environment with competing demands
  • Familiarity and comfort with a data driven environment. Ability to use metrics to guide decision-making
  • Partnership skills, action-oriented mind-set, and an ability to be responsive, tactful, and diplomatic
  • Bachelor's degree preferred

About Wayfair Inc.

Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.

No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.