Flexport helps more than 10,000 clients and suppliers lead all aspects of their supply chain operations. Started in 2013, we've raised over $1.3B from investors that include SoftBank Vision Fund, Founders Fund, GV, First Round Capital and Y Combinator.
With offices on three continents, our team is as global as our client base and we’re excited to continue building a product and service they love. Wherever you are, whichever role you play, you’re guaranteed to share your day with committed, encouraging, and resourceful team members.
As a Technical Sourcer, you’ll identify and engage future Flexport engineers, helping us achieve our ambitious goals of fundamentally changing an industry through the use of technology. Our ideal candidate understands the importance of bringing the best talent to Flexport and is excited to conceive and execute on a myriad of sourcing strategies and tactics.
Our team values candor, long-term thinking, and teamwork. The technical recruiting team is being built from scratch, expanding rapidly, and will provide many opportunities for ownership and development. Position is contract-to-hire.
What you'll do:
Source passive talent for Flexport’s technical functions
Develop an understanding of Flexport’s products, technology, market position, and employer value proposition to successfully identify and engage passive talent
Work hand-in-hand with recruiters and engineers to devise and execute sourcing plans
Bring your unique skill set to a variety of strategic initiatives such as employee referral, event, diversity, and industry hiring
What you’ll need:
6 months - 1 year plus experience sourcing in software engineering, product, or design for a startup or leading technology company
Excellent written and oral communication skills, with a penchant for data
Basic awareness of modern software development tools and tech stacks
A strong desire to build an organization, have fun, grow, and succeed!
Where you’ll work:
Our flagship office is on Market Street. We’re dog-friendly. We do a lot of 1:1s at the beautiful Yerba Buena Gardens and, as a truly global company, we don’t let geography slow us down. We rotate hack-a-thons and move Flexporters all around the world.
Investing your time with Flexport means having immediate impact, all over the world. You’re empowered to do what’s best for everyone and trusted to make the right decisions when and where you need them. Join our collective of entrepreneurs and improve the world’s experience in global trade.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.