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Senior Technical Recruiter at Tendermint

San Francisco | Human Resources | Full-time | Updated: April 30, 2019, 7:53 p.m.

Job Description

About Tendermint Inc.

Tendermint Inc builds and maintains critical state-of-the-art infrastructure for decentralized applications, such as Tendermint Core & Cosmos SDK. We are also the primary builder of the Cosmos Network, a decentralized network of independent, scalable, and interoperable blockchains.

We’re passionate, self-driven, industry leaders whose mission is to build the foundation for a new token economy. We believe that the technology we're building will have a major impact on how humans connect on a global scale. Join our growing team and plug into the most powerful blockchain ecosystem.

How We Work

We are a distributed team across the globe. Our headquarters is in the San Francisco Bay Area, and we have hubs in Berlin, Toronto, and New York City. We leverage agile methodologies to move quickly and stay focused. Communication is important to us and we rely heavily on Slack, Zoom, and GitHub to help us stay in sync. Everything we build is open source and available on GitHub.

This is a full time position and is located in Berkeley or San Francisco.

What you will be doing:

This is a greenfields role that will see you create and build Tendermint’s Talent strategy and overall hiring process. It is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about recruiting and can transform what they know into a strategy that will make a difference at a rapidly growing company. Experience in technical hiring is required, with knowledge and a curiosity of blockchain highly desirable.

In this role, you will:

Own and build upon Tendermint’s recruitment practices from the ground up including the hiring process, best practice and onboarding

Reporting to the VP People & Talent you will work in collaboration to create the overall Talent strategy and improve current processes

Manage the entire applicant process, from application/outreach stage to closing stage

Build and execute employment branding strategies, including events, content and community engagement

Help to onboard new team members and ensure they are set up for success

We’re looking for someone who has:

Experience hiring software engineers and other technical roles

Solid knowledge of hiring practices and regulations and related employment legislation

5 or more years in a technical recruiting role
Passion for creating an amazing candidate experience

Be a part of the blockchain community to build networks and create a strong pipeline for future hires

A strong mix of resourcefulness, organizational skills and empathy

The ability to self manage, with excitement about building a recruiting practice from the ground up

Be curious minded about people with a diverse view of thought

Exceptional communication both written and verbal

Ability to think ‘big picture’ and to flex when needed

Work within a remote team structure

Deep interest in the Blockchain space

What we offer:

The opportunity to be part of building the future of the internet

Flexible work schedule

Excellent benefits including educational budget and fitness and wellbeing spend

At least 4 weeks of paid vacation

Competitive salary package, including equity.

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