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Dec, 1

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Global Talent Acquisition Partner

Are you interested in a remote opportunity that allows you to recruit people from all over the world? Does joining a high-growth technology company with a stellar reputation in the open source space excite you? If you answered yes, read on!

The Global Talent Acquisition Partner is a key member of our incredible Global HR team. This highly visible role will significantly impact our efforts to grow and scale our organization by identifying top talent from around the world who align with our unique, amazing culture.

Percona is a true remote-only technology organization where you get to work on a daily basis with colleagues who are based around the world - we have Perconians in more than 40 countries and growing!

What You Will Do

Own the full recruiting cycle for requisitions that can be based in multiple countries and regions (primarily technical roles)
Advisor to the hiring managers - provide a consultative approach to develop and execute the recruiting strategy for each open position
Conduct regular alignment sessions with hiring managers throughout the process to learn and adapt along the way plus make recommendations to improve recruiting outcomes
Contribute to building the candidate community and your professional network on an ongoing basis
Be able to clearly articulate what we do and how people contribute to our objectives
Identify new target markets where there are strong pools of key talent
Work with the comp and HR analytics team to understand compensation within a particular well as use you own knowledge to participate in the discussion
Use data as a means of storytelling - what’s working, where are we getting stuck, etc.
Collaborate with hiring managers to keep a pulse on what’s happening within teams and in the industry to anticipate needs
Promote Percona as an extraordinary place to work
Understand global variances and internal practices in terms of engagement with contractors and/or employees
Engage global candidates with a local mindset - understand currency variations, cultural differences, etc.
Work closely with the Sr. Manager of Talent Acquisition to develop and evolve a global talent insights strategy
Participate in hiring events and candidate community activities

Your Experience

Proven track record with 5+ years of experience including technical recruiting; additional experience with sales, marketing and other business roles highly preferred
A strong background with all full lifecycle recruiting components including, but not limited to, sourcing, qualifying, networking, assessing talent, legal, job analysis, wage and salary trends, relationship management, due diligence and negotiation
Experience recruiting in multiple countries required; experience recruiting across global regions and cultures preferred
Experience handling a high volume of requisitions in corporate environment is a must, agency preferred
Exceptional skills building communities of niche talent through creative techniques such as nurture campaigns
Hands-on experience with various interview formats - phone, video, panel, technical, etc.
Knowledge of the open source space and/or SaaS preferred
Experience in small, high-growth technology companies preferred
Advanced to expert level English speaking and writing skills a must

Your Attributes

Evangelist for what we deliver as a business and how we can leverage technology to be more effective and efficient
Demonstrated excellence and passion for creating a delightful candidate experience
Fearless with networking and building long-term relationships with potential candidates as well as niche communities and professional networks around the world
Ability to clearly articulate what we do and how people contribute to our objectives
Analytical - accustomed to using data to tell a story
Adaptable, resourceful, able to work within ambiguity; able to quickly pivot with shifting priorities
Creative and curious - always looking for a better way
Diplomatic, tactful, excitable but balanced Proactive problem solver

This is a remote role which can be based in the Americas or Europe. Ability to work across multiple time zones and travel up to 10% internationally. Must have a secure, stable internet connection and a dedicated work space.

Percona is a respected thought leader in the open source community. We provide services and software for MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL and MariaDB to open source users globally.

Percona is remote-only and globally dispersed. We offer a collaborative, highly-engaged culture where your ideas are welcome and your voice is heard. The growth and development of our staff is a top priority; we provide funding for training, certifications, conferences and more.

Discover what it means to work with some of the smartest people in the industry, who also know how to have fun and are always willing to lend a helping hand. We offer flexible hours, the ability to work remotely and the amazing experience of working with a multinational team of experts.