Early Career Recruiting Manager, SWE

Facebook | Seattle, WA, United States

Posted Date 1/02/2020

Facebook’s University Recruiting Team has expanded its charter to include Early Career hiring. As such, we are building an ‘Early in Career’ recruiting team. The recruiters focused on hiring this talent will be part of building a new team from the ground up, with the benefits of both the experienced and university recruiting teams as part of their foundational development, with the objective of building relationships with college students well past their graduation date as they continue their employment journey with Facebook.

As a Recruiting Manager, you will develop, drive, and execute on the staffing strategies for our Software Engineering organization, specifically focusing on engineers in early stage career levels, and lead a team of Recruiters in hiring great builders for Facebook. You will lead a team of staffing professionals. This individual will know how to manage, mentor, and guide a team of recruiters (closers) and/or sourcers through the entire recruiting life cycle while also working closely with our leaders to drive world class recruiting practices and strategy.


  • Onboard and train new recruiters and sourcers

  • Provide mentorship, guidance and career development to members of your team

  • Ensure recruiters and sourcers are managing to milestones and metrics

  • Provide innovative, scalable solutions to drive our hiring to meet FB business objectives

  • Create innovative sourcing strategies and ensure a high-touch candidate experience

  • Partner with Facebook hiring managers to develop a detailed profile of target candidates with data-driven advice on the range of logical possibilities

  • Identify trends and leverage knowledge, data and competitive intelligence to develop creative, customized sourcing strategies

  • Lead by example through following, setting or sharing recruiting best practices

  • Compile, analyze and capture insights from data to support business decisions

  • Define, design and implement recruiting programs for a variety of Software Engineering positions including understanding and mapping the talent landscape, internal calibration and referrals, and matching those data points with the external talent supply


  • 8+ years of recruiting/talent acquisition experience

  • 4+ years experience managing a team of recruiters and/or sourcers

  • Experience managing teams of 10+ direct reports

  • Experience communicating and working with cross-functional teams

  • Experience multi-tasking


  • Technical recruiting experience

  • Experience managing teams across multiple sites

  • Experience managing people managers

  • 2+ years experience managing technical recruiters/sourcers

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com.

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