Technical Recruiter

Twitch is looking for an experienced Recruiter who understands the intricacies in building and managing relationships with candidates as well as hiring managers and has a track record of building rock-solid teams. Twitch has doubled in size in the past year, with no signs of growth slowing next year. The ideal candidate has experience managing high req loads working on some of the most competitive roles in tech.

About the Job

  • Collaborate with our engineering team, corporate leadership teams and cross-functional partners to identify areas of talent needs and help create strategic plans to meet hiring goals
  • Develop and execute on a sourcing strategy to build a strong pipeline of top-tier candidates, both technical and non-technical
  • Leverage various channels such as meet-ups and events, cold calling, employee referrals and select sourcing tools
  • Own the full candidate lifecycle from sourcing to closing
  • Define on-going recruitment strategies across the organization as well as provide feedback and recommendations to enhance day-to-day recruiting operations


  • Minimum of four years of high tech recruiting experience, with a primary focus in technical recruiting.
  • Good technical aptitude; ability to distinguish between good and average developers
  • Proven experience in direct sourcing techniques with the ability to build and maintain a network of top-tier technical talent
  • An intrinsic drive to be successful: We are a fast-growing company, and need people who will take initiative to “figure it out” and take ownership
  • Clear, succinct communication
  • Proven ability to build strong relationships with teammates, candidates and hiring managers.


  • Full benefits, including medical, dental, vision and life
  • Catered daily lunch and dinners (and twice a week hearty breakfasts)
  • Unlimited snacks and drinks
  • Monthly in-office massages
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Flexible time off policy
  • Weekly happy hours at our office
  • The opportunity to attend one gaming event or tournament a year

About Twitch

Twitch is the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers, with more than 100 million visitors per month. We connect gamers from around the world by allowing them to broadcast, watch, and chat with each other. Twitch’s live and on-demand video platform forms the backbone of a distribution network for video game broadcasters including pro players, tournaments, leagues, developers and gaming media organizations. Twitch is leading a revolution in gaming culture, turning gameplay into an immersive video experience. Learn more at

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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