Sr Technical Recruiter Job in Activision Santa Monica, CA

Website Activision

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About the job

Job Title

Sr Technical Recruiter

Requisition ID


Job Description

Activision Publishing is looking for a passionate and experienced senior technical recruiter with strong sourcing and account management skills. As a member of the tech recruiting team, this role will focus on hiring our top technical talent, serve as the primary point of contact for hiring managers, and have significant influence and impact over the delivery of recruiting services to our business. You will drive sourcing strategy, identify and recommend process improvements, and partner with team members in the execution of these critical components of talent acquisition. The ideal candidate must be able to successfully manage, prioritize and close searches against a tight timeline.

Covid-19 Hiring Update

We’ve transitioned to a work-from-home model and we’re continuing to interview and hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We understand each person’s circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore possible interim options.

What You’ll Do

Partner closely with hiring teams to build and execute effective sourcing, assessment, and closing of highly qualified candidates.

Must be able to uniquely source passive candidates at all levels.

Positively influence and mentor junior team members.

Partner effectively with recruiting team peers and cross-functional partners (compensation, HR, systems and operations teams, etc.)

Build and maintain network of potential candidates through pro-active market research and on-going relationship management.

Comfortable leveraging data to influence hiring at all levels

Year One Success

Solid understanding of the Company and its business, industry, culture and key stakeholders

Develop in depth understanding of TA policies, tools and processes

Build strong relationships and trust with clients, team members and business partners

Leverage tools/data to help inform business of hiring progress, as well as industry and market trends


Bachelor’s degree in an applicable field of study

7+ years’ hands-on recruiting experience, preferably in-house at a high-tech or gaming company

Effective multi-tasking and time management skills

Able to work autonomously and with discretion

Highly polished, professional demeanor

Easily manage through ambiguity, shifting between priorities and projects seamlessly

Excellent communication skills, with the ability to negotiate and navigate internal and external audiences


Passion for gaming

World-class passive sourcing skills

Experience using Workday Recruit and Eightfold

Activision Publishing is a global company committed to our employees. We offer generous benefits and perks with an eye on providing true work / life balance. We’ve worked hard to champion an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunity for professional growth. Our people are everything. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences…ever. Join us!


Company: Activision

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Mid-Senior level 

Job Location: Santa Monica, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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