University Recruiting, Talent Scout, Software Engineering (WhatsApp)

(San Francisco, CA)

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.

As a Talent Scout supporting WhatsApp, you will develop, drive and execute on the staffing strategies that support several universities and conferences. The position is based in San Francisco, CA.


  • Manage recruiting process for technical candidates ensuring a smooth and positive candidate experience
  • Work with recruiting team members (Closers, Sourcers, and Coordinators) to develop, implement, and execute hiring strategy across all technical teams
  • Collaborate with client groups to understand their hiring needs and goals
  • Screen resumes and interview qualified candidates
  • Facilitate interview and hiring discussions with interviewers and hiring managers
  • Maintain data reports and performance metrics on a regular basis
  • Act as an internally and externally-facing representative of Facebook and our talent acquisition team
  • Ability to travel domestically
Minimum Qualifications
  • Experience partnering with managers, interviewers, and team members throughout the hiring process
  • Tech and industry knowledge with experience understanding tech skills, target companies, engineering schools, conferences, open source communities
  • Interpersonal experience and experience communicating across all levels of the organization as well as externally
  • 3+ years experience in recruiting
Preferred Qualifications
  • Minimum of 3 years recruiting experience with rapidly growing organizations
  • Passionate about the WhatsApp product
  • Interest in contributing to the Facebook mission and goals
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