Sr. Technical Recruiter

Anaconda, Remote, US

Where packages, notebooks, projects and environments are shared.

Role: Sr. Technical Recruiter

Reports to: SVP, Operations

Department: Recruiting

Location: Remote, PST Timezone

Job Type: Full Time, Exempt

Help us Shape the Future of Data

Anaconda is the world’s most popular data science platform. With more than 26 million users, the open source Anaconda Distribution is the easiest way to do data science and machine learning. We pioneered the use of Python for data science, champion its vibrant community, and continue to steward open-source projects that make tomorrow’s innovations possible. Our enterprise-grade solutions enable corporate, research, and academic institutions around the world to harness the power of open source for competitive advantage and groundbreaking research.

Anaconda is seeking people who want to play a role in shaping the future of enterprise machine learning, and data science. Candidates should be knowledgeable and capable, but always eager to learn more and to teach others. Overall, we strive to create a culture of ability and humility and an environment that is both relaxed and focused. We stress empathy and collaboration with our customers, open-source users, and each other. 

Here is why people love most about working here: We’re not just a company, we’re part of a movement. Our dedicated employees and user community are democratizing data science and creating and promoting open-source technologies for a better world, and our commercial offerings make it possible for enterprise users to leverage the most innovative output from open source in a secure, governed way.


Anaconda is seeking a talented Senior Technical Recruiter to join our rapidly growing company. This is an excellent opportunity for you to leverage your skills and passion for creating a unique culture and gain new skills in the world of data science and analytics. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Exemplify Anaconda’s culture to potential candidates and promote Anaconda as a great place to work
  • Perform full-cycle recruitment and act as the point of contact for candidates and hiring managers throughout the interview and selection process
  • Coordinate with the Technology department to meet department hiring goals
  • Collaborate with the HR team to drive a seamless recruiting process
  • Conduct recruitment launch meetings with hiring managers to set expectations and maintain ongoing communication throughout the process
  • Build a pipeline of diverse and highly qualified candidates in the Technology field through referrals, pro-active market research, and ongoing relationship management
  • Participate and contribute to search status reports on active searches
  • Craft and send personalized recruiting emails to passive candidates
  • Perform initial interviews to analyze applicants’ abilities, and demonstrate ability to anticipate hiring manager preferences through high offer-to-interview ratios
  • Draft and post detailed, technical job descriptions for assigned roles
  • Compose job offer letters for assigned roles
  • Assist in other job related duties as needed

What You Need:

  • 5 plus years of progressive recruiting experience (with at least 3 years in technical recruiting) including sourcing and full-cycle recruiting
  • Technical expertise with the ability to understand and explain job requirements to candidates
  • Experience with various interview formats 
  • Proven ability to profile people and gauge chemistry of candidates for fit, and not just sell the role
  • Familiarity with applicant tracking systems and resume databases
  • Knowledgeable in various sourcing techniques (Social Media, and Boolean Search)
  • Experience managing and prioritizing multiple searches
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Solid understanding of HR practices and labor law compliance
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent post-secondary degree
  • Experience working in a high growth, start up environment
  • Team attitude: “I am not done, until WE are done”
  • Embody our core values:  
    • Ability & Humility
    • Innovation & Action
    • Empathy & Connection
  • Care deeply about fostering an environment where people of all backgrounds and experiences can flourish 

What Will Make You Stand Out:

  • Experience working in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Experience working in a open source or data science-oriented company
  • Experience recruiting in the data science or analytics field
  • Experience recruiting for python, kubernetes, and Hadoop skillsets 

Why You’ll Like Working Here:

  • Unique opportunity to translate strong open source adoption and user enthusiasm into commercial product growth
  • Dynamic company that rewards high performers
  • On the cutting edge of enterprise application of data science, machine learning and AI
  • Collaborative team environment that values multiple perspectives and clear thinking
  • Employees-first culture
  • Flexible working hours
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, Life and 401K
  • Health and Remote working reimbursement 
  • Paid parental leave - both mothers and fathers
  • Pre-IPO stock options
  • Open vacation policy and monthly company days off known as Snake Days
  • 100% remote and flexible working policy – we embrace this fully through how we operate as a company.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

About Anaconda

About Anaconda Cloud Anaconda Cloud is where data scientists share their work. You can search and download popular Python and R packages and notebooks to jumpstart your data science work. You can also store your packages, notebooks and environments in Anaconda Cloud and share them with your team. If you’re looking to share a limited amount of your work publicly then our free service is perfect for you. Sign up today! If you’re looking to share larger collections and collaborate privately then our subscription plans are your answer. Anaconda Cloud is brought to you by Anaconda Inc.


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