Sourcer II, Tech Recruiting - Contract


Contract Position


This job is for a Contract Technical Sourcer at Datadog. The Sourcer will be responsible for finding exceptional talent for the NORAM region by developing creative strategies to engage both active and passive candidates. They will also be the first point of contact for new candidates, playing a critical role in identifying great candidates and creating an excellent candidate experience.

What you'll do

  • Generate and maintain active and passive candidate pipeline for complex, hard-to-fill positions using various sources such as: LinkedIn Recruiter, Gem, Sourcing Campaigns, previous event attendee lists, etc..
  • Amplify and champion job openings internally and work with our employee base to find hidden talent in their networks.
  • Develop and implement strategic sourcing plans and track progress throughout the search to be shared with stakeholders
  • Use your own research to get creative on where to find talent that otherwise might stay off the radar including diverse talent
  • Map out the talent market, keeping a pulse of talent flow, market attrition, and which companies employ the talent we are after
  • Specialize in event/project management, messaging analysis, creative prospecting, and stakeholder engagement


  • An established Recruiter or Sourcer with 3+ years of experience working for a search firm or in-house recruiting team for high volume recruiting
  • An individual with a high sense of urgency, strong communication skills and detail-oriented
  • Tenacious and passionate about sourcing and engaging candidates
  • Able to work independently and simultaneously on multiple roles
  • An individual with a proven track record of engaging talent through tools with an ability to turn passive prospects into candidates
  • Creative, innovative, intellectually curious and results driven


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New York, New York; Boston, Massachusetts

Contract Length

Contract duration: Not specified.


$98,000 - $143,000 (per year)


linkedin recruiter gem sourcing campaigns

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