Technical Recruiter at Nextdoor
San Francisco, CA, US

We’re looking for a passionate, results-oriented, and experienced Technical Recruiter to join us in building the team here at Nextdoor. You should be comfortable working in a fast-paced, start-up environment and have a passion for hiring on quality and building long-standing relationships in the industry. 


  • Full-cycle recruitment for a range of technical positions, across Engineering and Data Science
  • Work closely and cross-functionally with hiring managers to: assess recruiting needs, understand job requirements, and develop job descriptions for each position; and tailor/refine recruitment process as-needed
  • Build pipelines of qualified, high-caliber candidates using creative and effective sourcing strategies
  • Source, screen and evaluate candidates’ backgrounds, qualifications, and general culture fit for Nextdoor
  • Engage, contact, and manage candidate experience throughout recruitment process, through close and pre-start
  • Close: effectively, creatively and competitively
  • Track candidates through Greenhouse ATS for reporting and metrics
  • Schedule and coordinate interviews with hiring team and candidates
  • Effectively communicate the Nextdoor mission, culture and roadmap to a broad range of candidates, prospects and industry professionals
  • Represent Nextdoor externally at recruitment events (minimal travel)


  • 2+ years experience full-cycle technical recruitment for a consumer-facing technology company; previous (additional) agency experience preferred
  • Proven track record of hiring exceptional technical candidates across multiple disciplines
  • Experience tracking/scheduling candidates through ATS (familiarity with Greenhouse is a plus)
  • Passion for the Nextdoor mission and vision
  • Extremely strong organizational, presentation and selling skills
  • Excellent communication: written, oral, in-person and on the phone
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and thrive in a fast-paced startup environment
  • BA/BS degree