Technical Recruiter

Nova, U.S. Remote

Your gateway to global consumer credit data

Duration: Full-Time


At Nova Credit, our mission is to power a more fair and inclusive financial system for the world.  Nova Credit’s diverse global team is stitching together the world's credit data into a single network to unlock financial opportunities for immigrants and other populations historically excluded from the credit system. We’ve built a platform that enables lenders to access a single, predictive cross-border credit database to help enable underwriting decisions. We are backed by leading investors including Kleiner Perkins, General Catalyst, and Index Ventures.

Nova Credit expects to double our headcount this year and grow to more than 100 Novans. We’re also expanding globally to help fulfill our mission of powering a more fair and inclusive financial system for the world, meaning our team’s global footprint is expanding, as well. We need an experienced Technical Recruiter to help us get there.

WITHIN THE FIRST MONTH, YOU'LL

  • Build relationships with the recruiting team, engineering managers, engineers, PM team, and Novans in general
  • Share observations and recommendations on current technical recruiting practices 
  • Begin to plug into current open technical roles

WITHIN THE FIRST QUARTER, YOU'LL

  • Set monthly hiring goals to meet needed company growth and execute while maintaining DEI top of mind 
  • Collaborate with engineering and recruiting to build top of funnel 
  • Develop comprehensive metrics to be shared on a regular cadence with engineering and leadership 
  • Make changes to build an inclusive and objective hiring process so candidates are assessed against the appropriate competencies

WITHIN THE FIRST YEAR, YOU'LL

  • Double the size of the current engineering team 
  • Create documentation to onboard new technical hiring managers
  • Embed new processes into Nova Credit’s recruiting DNA to make a more efficient and equitable hiring process

YOUR SKILLSET

  • 2+ years of full-cycle technical recruiting with a strong track record of closing senior and/or “hard to fill” roles
  • Solid experience sourcing a diverse pool of candidates through multiple creative channels (via LinkedIn Recruiter, Github, StackOverflow, Quora, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of technical terminology, tools, and platforms in order to speak knowledgeably to both hiring managers and candidates
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills - you have a customer-focused attitude to deliver the best candidate experience 
  • You take a consultative approach with hiring managers and aim for win/win outcomes by leveraging data, market insights, and creative ideas
  • A desire in building the technical organizations that take into account holistic team composition and long-term vision

PERKS & BENEFITS

  • Health, Dental, and Vision 95% of base plan, 70% for dependents starting your first day of employment
  • One Medical Membership, Physera (physical therapy), Ginger.io, and Headspace
  • 4 months paid parental leave
  • Sponsored 401K plan
  • A roundtrip economy ticket to any destination in the world for each work anniversary
  • Flexible PTO policy
  • $1,000/year professional development budget and Udemy subscription
  • Commuter benefits & lunch in offices up to 3 days per week
Everyone is welcome at Nova Credit. We are an equal opportunity employer where our diversity and inclusion are central pillars to our company strategy. We look for applicants who understand, embrace and thrive in a multicultural and increasingly globalized world. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About Nova

A mission-driven team, solving one of the world's most complex problems Nova started its journey as a graduate research project at Stanford University in 2015 and has since evolved into the premier cross-border credit reporting agency. Our team comes from all over the world is passionate about empowering consumers to use their data to improve financial access. Today, Nova is a mission-driven company solving the problem of credit access for immigrants. We've built world-class technology to enable immigrants to transport their credit history around the world. We build integrations with credit databases internationally and allow lenders global access through a single API. In short, we've created the global platform for financial identity mobility so that immigrants never have to start from scratch again. Nova is revolutionizing the way consumers own and share their information and enabling them to access the credit and rentals they deserve.

Nova

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