Technical Recruiter

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Figma is adding to our team of passionate people who are revolutionizing the world of design. We are building a browser-based design tool that looks and feels as good as a native application and has all the additional power and advantages that come from being built upon the web platform. If you’re looking to work at a company that is building the future of design tools, welcome to Figma.
 
As a Technical Recruiter, you will source, manage, and hire a talented and diverse pipeline for the Engineering org. You are a champion of Figma’s values and are able to incorporate them in strategy and implementation to help achieve the hiring needs of the company. Relationship building is a key part of this job as you’d partner closely with the Engineering, People, and Recruiting teams to build a world class candidate experience. 

This is a fulltime role that can be held from one of our US hubs or remotely in the continental United States.

What you'll be doing:

  • Run full-cycle recruiting processes for a variety of engineering roles including SWE, Data Science, Mobile, and Leadership
  • Prep agendas and own meetings related to: new job kick offs, profile calibration, interviewer calibration, candidate debriefs, referral mining, and hiring team pipeline reviews
  • Own project management and follow-up
  • Develop sourcing strategy, including but not limited to cold outreach, events, referral programs, and content production (e.g., blog)
  • Drive offer processes, and close!
  • Champion and spearhead various initiatives relating to inclusion and diversity
  • Understand your pipeline metrics and have the ability to adjust focus accordingly

We're looking for someone who:

  • Has 5+ years of full-cycle technical recruiting experience in a high volume environment
  • Extensive knowledge of technical market, competitors, and applicable events
  • Experience working with high-level technical leaders and has built process with/for them
  • Can navigate complex offer situations and is able to overcome objections to ultimately show Figma’s value
  • Passion for meeting top talent, understanding what drives them, and providing a red carpet
  • experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Heart for belonging and inclusion

Read more about our team

  • Figma's engineering values
  • Reflections on Config, our first user conference
  • The Decade of Design

Projects you could work on:

  • Do a deep dive into recruiting metrics to drive changes in processes
  • Audit the interview loops to ensure interviews are evaluating skills for specific role
  • Structure debriefs and lead training on how to conduct them without bias
  • Build a reporting structure for each of your assigned roles/work

About Figma
Dylan Field and Evan Wallace co-founded Figma in 2012 with the vision of building tools for designers in the browser. Their goal was to create the first design tool that combined the accessibility of the Web with the functionality of a native app. Today Figma is a platform with tools and spaces to support the entire product development process—idea to design to build—and has simplified collaboration for companies like Microsoft, Uber, and The New York Times to name a few. 

At Figma, we celebrate and support our differences. We know employing a team rich in diverse backgrounds, experiences, and opinions allows our employees, products, and community to flourish. Figma is an equal opportunity workplace—we are dedicated to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national orientation, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status.

By applying for this job, the candidate acknowledges and agrees that any personal data contained in their application or supporting materials will be processed in accordance with the applicable candidate section of Figma's Privacy Policy. 

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • C++Languages
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • VitessDatabases
    • Amazon RDSDatabases
    • FigmaDesign
    • SalesforceCRM
    • MarketoLead Gen
    • MadKuduLead Gen

Location

Our New York City Hub is located just 2 blocks from Union Square, with plenty of great eateries, coffee shops, transit, and Citi Bike nearby.

An Insider's view of Figma

What are some things you learned at the company?

I've learned that so much of engineering is collaborative. Good engineers not only produce in-code solutions to complex problems, but can also communicate and manage stakeholders, work with other engineers, and mentor and grow folks on their teams. I love that Figma values and encourages all of the non-technical aspects of engineering.

Aashima

Full-stack Engineer on the Enterprise team

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

As Figma's first solutions architect, I have an incredible opportunity to build a program from scratch and be an equal partner for both our customers and our sales team. As a parent, my kids come first. This has never been in question—instead I'm met with support and flexibility to be able to prioritize family, health, or work depending on the day.

Shamil

Enterprise Solutions Architect

What are Figma Perks + Benefits

Figma Benefits Overview

At Figma, we take a lighthearted approach to work, but are serious about doing right by each other and growing as we go. We strive to create inclusive environments and benefit offerings that support Figmates through all of life's ups and downs. Our offerings will continue to evolve as the company grows and we learn more about the needs of Figmates and their families around the world.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Through our philanthropic committee, affectionately called Give-a-Fig, employees from across Figma come together to support communities of color, nonprofits, and educational orgs around the world.
Eat lunch together
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Figma has 8 employee resource groups, connecting Figmates around shared identities. ERGs aim to foster belonging, educate Figmates, and partner with HR and leadership to create inclusive policies.
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Figma provides breakfast and lunch for all hub employees.
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Mentorship program
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
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