Technical Recruiter

Rocket - San Francisco, CA (30+ days ago)

Rocket is a VC funded recruiting startup founded by repeat entrepreneurs (previous startups acquired by Zynga and SurveyMonkey) transforming recruiting. Located in the South Park/SoMa district of San Francisco, we’re building AI/ML technology and pairing it with human intelligence to close top talent faster. Our goal is to make recruiting effortless, and our platform is in high demand from clients who include some of the fastest growing Silicon Valley startups through to Fortune 1000 companies.

We’re expanding our team and are looking for early-stage technical recruiters who want to share in our mission and hire for some of the latest technologies whilst delivering an exceptional candidate and client experience. Check us out @!

As a Technical Recruiter you will be accountable for:

  • Full cycle recruiting from sourcing candidates to negotiating offers as well as direct interaction with hiring managers who are often founders of other startups
  • Managing candidates throughout the entire interview process
  • Close candidates by managing compensation expectations, competing and exploding offers, and understanding the nuances of competing salary and equity data
  • Act jointly as an advocate for the client and the candidate, encouraging them to build strong and trustworthy relationships with each other
  • Work within a collaborative, friendly team to collectively deliver an exceptional recruitment experience Network and become a well-connected member of the startup, investor, and wider recruiter community

We will provide you with:

  • On the job training, coaching, development and support from entrepreneurs and senior recruiting professionals who have worked in some of the world’s most dynamic technology markets
  • Incredible individual, team and company bonuses and commissions
  • Potential for equity in the company
  • One of the most generous PTO policies in the industry including fifteen (15) days paid vacation, and an additional paid ‘company shut down’ vacation from Christmas Eve to New Year’s Day for you to spend quality time with family and friends
  • Highly competitive benefits package including health, vision, dental, and more

As an ideal candidate, you’ll:

  • 1+ years of recruiting experience
  • Be a great communicator with a flair for storytelling and confidently representing the brand narrative of our clients
  • Be persistent and goal oriented
  • Focus on possibilities and not become fazed by decisions outside of your control -Be self-aware, have a strong desire to succeed and motivated to achieve results
  • Collaborate and operate well in a fast-paced, team-oriented startup
  • Be effective at building and growing strong relationships
  • Adhere to a strong work ethic and sense of commitment
  • Enjoy giving constructive and real-time feedback to our in-house engineering team for our continually evolving AI platform
  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year


  • Bachelor's


  • San Francisco, CA

Required work authorization:

  • United States