Who we are:
Founded in 2012, Socure is the leader in digital identity verification technology at account onboarding and beyond. Our predictive analytics platform applies artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques, with trusted online/offline data intelligence from email, phone, address, IP, device, velocity, and the broader internet to verify identities in real-time. We have more than 750 customers across the financial services, gaming, telecom, and ecommerce industries, including four of the top five banks, seven of the top 10 credit card issuers, three top MSBs, multiple tier-one payroll providers, the top credit bureau, and over 100 of the largest and most successful fintechs such as Varo Money, Public, Chime, and Stash. Socure is now offering its solutions to public sector agencies. 
We are also funded by some of the world's best investors, including Accel, Scale Venture Partners, Commerce Ventures, Citi Ventures, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, Capital One Ventures, and more. 
Our trophy case includes numerous industry awards and accolades, including being named one of Forbes America’s Best Startup Employers 2021 as well as the Best New Technology Introduced over the Last 12 months – Data and Data Services at the 2020 American Financial Technology Awards (AFTAs), being ranked #70 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, getting listed as a Gartner Cool Vendor, and winning Finovate’s Award for Best Use of AI/ML, to name a few. 
The only way we can further our mission of becoming the single, trusted source of identity verification and eliminating identity fraud is by building the best team on the planet. This is where you come in.

What the Role Is:

Reporting to SVP of People, Scott Slipy, the Vice President of Talent Acquisitions will be responsible for driving the recruiting strategy in support of Socure’s significant growth in the coming years with its unique culture and values in mind. The successful candidate will have broad responsibility over full lifecycle recruiting while continuing to build on the foundations already set in place. 

What You'll Do:

  • Serve as the subject matter expert in talent acquisition and retention strategies. Educate internal leadership and hiring managers on best practices in recruitment, interview training, and employer branding.
  • Architect and implement a rigorous, engaging, and data-driven talent acquisition strategy that enables Socure to scale with confidence.
  • Build a stellar talent acquisition team, and provide development/coaching opportunities so that everyone can grow with respect to scope, autonomy, and impact.
  • In partnership with the Chief People Officer, build and enhance Socure’s playbooks for sourcing, attracting, vetting, and closing talent across all key role types (e.g. technical, sales, CS, and G&A).
  • Design, monitor and drive against KPI’s that measure cost per hire, time to hire, quality of hire, attrition, competitive hiring measures, and new hire engagement measures.
  • Create and publish key metrics reports to Socure leadership to show the health of the talent pipeline, time to fill, cost per hire, diversity of talent pipeline.
  • Serve as the subject matter expert in talent acquisition strategies to key stakeholders. Educate internal leadership and hiring managers on best practices in recruitment, interview training, and employer branding.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to understand key pain points and thus align the TA strategy and service level agreements to business needs. 
  • Architect and implement a rigorous, engaging, and data-driven talent acquisition strategy that enables Socure to scale with confidence.
  • Evaluate, improve, and streamline current recruiting tools, technologies, partnerships and processes around sourcing, assessment, and selection to ensure an ironclad and centralized TA function.
  • Partner with Socure’s education team to develop training modules for recruiters and hiring managers.
  • Collaborate with Socure’s operations and finance teams to contribute to strategic and financial forecasting and planning.
  • Partner with marketing to drive strategies and programs for strengthening Socure’s brand awareness among prospective employees in different talent pools, including diverse talent pools.
  • Manage, develop, and inspire a team of high performing TA managers and technical recruiters in attracting, recruiting, and hiring top talent across all markets.
  • Ensure exceptional service levels across all key partners (candidates, hiring managers, HR business partners.
  • Identify and implement additional initiatives that improve candidate experience, including programs that help set-up candidates for success as well as support relationships with candidates in talent pipeline.
  • Drive effectiveness and efficiency in overall manager experience by identifying areas for greater consistency, and by supporting managers with their recruiting-related SLAs.
  • Improve recruiting and sourcing capabilities by continuously assessing recruiting processes,roles, technologies, and key performance indicators to see opportunities for improvementProfessional Qualifications.

What You'll Bring:

  • Proven track record of success with 10+ years of recruiting leadership experience in high growth tech companies. 
  • Demonstrated success in scaling organizations, aligning talent acquisition strategies with both high growth business and culture objectives. 
  • Solid example of training and developing recruiting talent, combined with outstanding management skills
  • Deep expertise in building an attractive employment brand by leveraging social media, marketing and other platforms.
  • Strong on strategic approach, data/analytics, system thinker and skilled at using data and analytics to develop insights and drive decisions.

Perks & Benefits:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Equity - every employee is a stakeholder in our enormous upside
  • A tech-first company culture driven by entrepreneurial thinking and talent
  • A great team working in unison towards the same mission
  • Transparency is what our product is built on—and so is our culture
  • Generous medical, dental and vision benefits for employees and their dependents
  • Flexible PTO
  • 401K with company match
  • Free meals, snacks, and drinks...and so much more
Socure is most decidedly an equal opportunity employer. We seek applicants of diverse backgrounds and hire without regard to race, color, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical abilities, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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