Business Recruiter

Duolingo

Pittsburgh, PA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: HR
  • Post Date: 06/10/2021
  • Website: duolingo.com
  • Company Address: 5900 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

About Duolingo

Duolingo is the world’s most popular way to learn a language. Our mission is to make education free and accessible to all.

Job Description

Our people are the most valuable asset -- help us shape and grow our crown jewel.

At Duolingo, our Senior Recruiter leads recruiting for our business-related roles. 

We are a fast-paced team with strong elements of curiosity, quirk, and result-driven innovation. As such, we are looking for someone who is motivated by this environment and excited to help grow the company.

You will...

  • Handle full-cycle recruiting for business-related positions
  • Develop a rich pipeline of top business talent through various recruiting strategies
  • Partner with hiring managers to understand current and upcoming needs and priorities
  • Manage and inspire the candidate experience; collaborate with internal interview teams to train, consult, and deliver a consistently distinct and positive experience that reflect Duolingo values
  • Identify and deliver on effective and innovative employer branding strategies
  • Analyze requisition metrics and drive recommendations to increase hiring efficiencies 
  • Monitor industry and talent market trends and identify opportunities for Duolingo
  • Partner with Director of Talent Acquisition to identify effective and innovative recruiting strategies
  • Serve as an expert-user on our internal recruiting tools 

You have...

  • Proven ability to source and maintain relationships with world-class talent
  • Ability to work in a fast-growing and dynamic environment; inspired by the startup environment and willing to get into the details to ensure success
  • A genuine team player with a strong desire to help others and create memorable experiences
  • Experience managing and mentoring recruiters and coordinators
  • Strong sense of logistics, balanced with flexibility and understanding
  • Proven dedication to follow-through and delivering results
  • High attention to detail; stellar time management and organization skills
  • Ability to navigate ambiguity and problem solve independently without sacrificing quality of work
  • Proven success in communicating effectively and building strong, trusted relationships within diverse groups
  • A can-do, team mentality -- no task is too small and you’re willing to jump in when needed!
  • Ability to work or relocate to Pittsburgh, PA
  • Minimum of a baccalaureate degree
  • 4+ years of full-cycle recruiting
  • Flexibility and ability to travel to recruiting events, as necessary; a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to lift 20 lbs, as needed for recruiting events

Exceptional candidates will have...

  • Prior experience in a high-growth startup environments
  • Experience recruiting for APAC and EMEA
  • Data-driven mentality, and a master at balancing efficiency and quality
  • Fluency in Textio and Gem
  • Experience bringing organization to teams and streamlining processes within organizations
  • Strong understanding of Talent Acquisition best practices and processes, as well as basic Marketing principles
  • An impressive Duolingo streak!

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.