Campus Recruiter - Engineering

The company:

We're on a mission to build the best platform in the world for engineers to understand and scale their systems, applications, and teams.  We operate at high scale—trillions of data points per day—providing always-on alerting, metrics visualization, logs, and application tracing for tens of thousands of companies. Our engineering culture values pragmatism, honesty, and simplicity to solve hard problems the right way.


The team:

This Campus Recruiting team is building a world-class campus program that offers a one-of-a-kind opportunity for graduates at all academic levels.  


The opportunity:

As a Campus Recruiter for the Engineering team, you will help shape our employment brand by being be the voice of the organization and hiring the best future leaders for Datadog. You will support all aspects of recruiting, including campus events, screening and interviewing, managing candidates, and acting as an advisor and trusted resource to hiring managers and interview teams.

You will:

  • Create a unique and exciting experience that best positions Datadog as a premier technical talent brand on university campuses
  • Own the interview lifecycle for software engineering intern and new grad candidates
  • Manage recruitment events (e.g., career fairs, campus hackathons, info sessions) from planning through execution at key universities
  • Be the main point of contact for key university partners
  • Traveling roughly 20% of your time



  • At least one year of university hiring for technical roles
  • Solid communication skills with key stakeholders to create buy-in
  • Understanding of the university landscape and ability to speak eloquently about where we need to be and why
  • Ability to work independently and simultaneously on multiple projects
  • Ability to gather KPIs, synthesize information, and present findings to various audiences (executives, senior leaders, and junior team members)


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