Technical Sourcer

2 months agoLondon, United Kingdom
Yelp connects people with great local businesses. Here on the Technical Talent team, we connect people with great opportunities!

Our recruiting team embodies Yelp’s “Play Well With Others” value as we build lasting relationships with our hiring teams, candidates, and organizations throughout the industry. We’re fortunate to partner closely with Yelp’s technical leadership team, enabling us to move quickly and provide industry-leading candidate experiences. We’re continuously re-evaluating our processes and procedures to ensure we remain ahead of the curve in our competitive industry.

As a Technical Sourcer, you’ll be a crucial part of the team’s success, involved in qualifying our hiring partner’s needs by identifying the key skills and experiences they value. You'll be empowered to develop new and innovative ways of locating and engaging candidates while striving to advance our diversity and engagement initiatives.

Where You Come In:

  • Partner with recruiters and hiring managers throughout Yelp’s Engineering & Product orgs to identify and engage top talent
  • Focus on finding & engaging candidates from underrepresented groups through targeted campaigns and creative sourcing channels
  • Document and share the latest sourcing techniques, methods, and tools with our team
  • Bring your expert knowledge of the competitive landscape of Europe’s technical market
  • Work with members of TechTalent to track goals, metrics, and performance
  • Communicate professionally, tactfully, and with the utmost diplomacy, treating all candidates with dignity and respect
  • Maintain a high level of confidentiality at all times
  • Be an advocate for Yelp and why it’s a great place to build a career

What It Takes To Succeed:

  • Experience in a technical sourcing role
  • Demonstrated experience executing sourcing techniques
  • Commitment to hiring people from underrepresented groups and creating a diverse workforce
  • Proven success as technical sourcer with a high submittal to onsite ratio
  • Preference to work independently without oversight in a self-driven environment
  • Exceptional customer service focus combined with exemplary follow-through
  • Proven ability to quickly adapt in a fast-paced and changing work environment
  • Flexibility to take on special projects as needed

What We Offer:

  • Full responsibility for projects from day one, an awesome team, and a dynamic work environment
  • Competitive salary with equity in the company, a pension scheme, and an optional employee stock purchase program
  • 25 days paid holiday initially (rising to 29 with service), plus one floating holiday
  • Private health insurance, including dental and vision
  • Flexible working hours and meeting-free Wednesdays
  • Regular 3-day Hackathons and weekly learning groups, always with interesting topics
  • Opportunities to participate in digital events and conferences 
  • Public transportation season ticket loan and £58 per month toward any wellness activity of your choice


Yelp values diversity. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and consider qualified applicants without regard to Age, Disability, Gender Reassignment, Marriage or Civil Partnership, Pregnancy and Maternity, Race, Religion or Belief, Sex.

Note: Yelp does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to any recruiting alias or employee. Yelp is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resume
Job ID: 56066750-dae5-4bd9-a6df-5bc2b820d645