Recruiter -DC Based

Aquicore, Washington, DC

Aquicore is Empowering the Connected Environments of Tomorrow

Duration: Full-Time

Who we are

Aquicore was founded in 2013 in the early hours of the morning on the belief that smarter and more connected buildings will have a global impact in curbing our climate challenges and make buildings technologically ready for the next century. We create global impact by bettering the built environment every day.

Our next generation of software facilitates smarter building operations used by the largest real estate owners and operators around the world. We are changing the industry from the ground up and we’re looking for the right people to achieve our mission!

We’re amped by the work we do and driven to constantly propel our values and culture. While awards aren’t the goal, we are humbled to be recognized as one of the coolest places to work by organizations such as DC Inno. Our people come first and it’s the combination of our culture and our mission that has been our greatest differentiator. We take our core values as a company seriously and aspire to level-up our Aquicorians in their careers and professional growth. 

Our Challenge

At Aquicore, our people are our most important resource. We’re looking for the tip of the spear - a highly skilled recruiter who will drive top talent to Aquicore. The ideal candidate will have prior experience in recruitment, preferably for a tech startup. Knowledge of finding talent, screening, interviewing, and general hiring practices. If you have a passion for finding untapped talent, driving company growth, and helping individuals find promising careers, we want to hear from you.


  • Work closely with Aquicore leadership to gain a comprehensive understanding of the company’s hiring needs for each position, and meet competitive hiring goals and expectations
  • Lead the recruiting lifecycle across a variety of open roles helping management find, hire, and retain quality talent
  • Grow and foster high-touch relationships with a database of active and passive talent to pull from as new positions open up
  • Stay active with current with job boards, social networks, and platforms to find talent, and plan, create, and release job descriptions and major hiring announcements
  • Screen candidates by reviewing resumes and job applications, and initial phone calls with candidates
  • Screen resumes and prospects, qualify, interview, and manage candidates throughout interview process from prepping before interviews to assisting with final offer negotiation
  • Maintain a database of candidate records, including active and passive prospects, and other candidate relationships
  • Perform reference checks as needed
  • Ensure all screening, hiring, and selection is done in accordance with employment laws and regulation

Minimum Requirements

  • 3+ years’ experience in recruitment or human resources
  • Bachelor’s degree in human resource management (or related field)
  • Exceptional communication, interpersonal, and decision-making skills
  • Familiarity with job boards, HR software, databases, and management systems
  • Proven experience conducting various types of interviews (i.e., phone, video, etc.)
  • Experience developing recruiting strategy
  • Willingness to work nonstandard hours, at the need of the potential candidates
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We are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants regardless of ethnic origin, national origin, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or age. Aquicore is an EEOC.

About Aquicore

Aquicore offers smart metering and software for utilities in commercial and high-end residential spaces. We deliver energy analytics and automation in a user-friendly package to help our clients realize their financial and sustainability goals. Building owners, managers, engineers, and sustainability teams rely on Aquicore for the intelligence that they need to operate more efficiently and effectively. Our portfolio solution deploys in just weeks and offers the flexibility and scalability needed for every use case. Our clients save money, reduce waste, increase tenant satisfaction, and contribute to a better world. Founded in 2013, Aquicore works with major brands across the country, including Salesforce, Facebook, Under Armour, MRP Realty, and Douglas Development.


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