Head of Recruiting at Mapbox
San Francisco, CA, US
At Mapbox we are building the geospatial platform of the future. We’re growing fast, and recruiting top talent is at the heart of our success. We care passionately about building a team that is not only talented but is also empathetic, transparent and collaborative.

We’re looking for a Head of Recruiting who will be able to both build and lead our recruiting team as we help Mapbox rapidly scale. We currently have a unique and rigorous recruiting process with technical and non-technical teams who are incredibly invested and engaged in the process.

We want someone who will amplify and improve on what we have built so far. Someone who will not only bring amazing ideas but execute them with precision to enable us scale our current processes and team through the next stage of our growth.

The role

You’ll lead our recruiting team and actively help fill priority openings as the recruiting team is built out. You’ll work with our recruiting team to facilitate the entire recruiting process and will work with all other teams at Mapbox to understand business priorities and to help them grow.

Build a high-performing team that delivers and embraces changing business needs.
Serve as the in-house recruiting expert and be a strong people manager to train and coach the recruiting and hiring teams.
Define recruiting team priorities and develop best practices to solve for existing pain points.
Learn our audience and identify key and diverse sourcing channels to attract talented candidates for both specialized technical and non-technical positions.
Build and lead outreach plan, by getting Mapbox and our jobs in front of new and diverse audiences.
Work closely with VP of People to lay down a long-term strategy for Mapbox Recruiting.
What you bring

7+ years experience in recruiting or/and people management - and you don’t mind being very hands-on
Experience in technical recruiting: you know how to recruit top-notch engineering talent
Experience and ability to hire and build a world-class recruiting team
Experience coaching both recruiters and hiring managers in how to succeed
Experience at a start up or high-growth company
Expert communicator - you write and speak with brevity
Understanding & respect for the value of company culture and how to communicate culture externally
Your workflow is seamless and you don’t let anything fall through the cracks
This position is based in San Francisco, CA.

Sound like you?

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Sound interesting, but not sure you tick all the boxes? Please apply - we emphasize teaching and learning at Mapbox, and there’s tons of room to grow.

We strongly believe in the value of growing a diverse team. We encourage people of all backgrounds, genders, ethnicities, abilities, and sexual orientations to apply.