Technical Recruiter/Sourcer at Starship Technologies
Tallinn, EE

At Starship, we are redefining how goods reach the places where we live. We see a future where a new generation of convenience services becomes available to everyone – made possible by our awesome autonomous neighbourhood robots. We have brought together some incredible talent and have entered commercial pilots with hundreds of robots driving along sidewalks across the United States and four countries in Europe.


To continue this mission, we are now looking for a Technical Recruiter/Sourcer to join our global HR team. The main goal of this role is to find great technical talent for our Engineering and Product team to support the growth of Starship. You will be keeping our recruitment process quality way above the market average and our hiring standards sky high. Typical roles to be hired include Data, Software and Electronic engineers. Our tech roles are mostly based in Tallinn, with a large part of the product team in Helsinki as well.


In this role you will get to


Create the recruitment profile together with the hiring manager and hiring panel, create the job description based on the profile whilst making sure we are 100% aligned within the company on who we are looking for

Craft the sourcing strategy needed to find that specific profile incl. which channels to use, how to reach out, how to sell the position to turn quality leads into motivated candidates

...and implement that strategy efficiently:)

Constantly explore new sourcing channels and tools, relentlessly re-innovate our approach to hiring

Dive into the technical roles and teams at Starship to be able to have a first screen of candidates with the same confidence that our Head of Server team would 

Figure out the best way to assess the talent to make sure they are the unicorn we are looking for

If we need to involve external partners, critically select and manage the partners and stay on top of the relationship to guarantee effectiveness

Needless to say, provide continuous support and communication with hiring manager and panel to make them feel at ease (and pressured when needed)

Contribute to continuous improvement of our general Hiring principles at Starship, as well as other People Policies you are interested in


Did that catch your attention? I'd love to talk to you if you


are a relentless innovator, always finding new ways to look at things, approach problems, find leads, apply tools

have the hawkeye needed to find the talent- the needles in the haystack, the unicorns in the barn stable, you name it

are relentless in selling the position and company, an unreplied reachout is what gets you excited

are a curious questioner and attentive listener to pick up the critical information for making best assessment decisions

take candidate nurture as a matter of the heart

understand the importance of communication both with hiring managers and within the team incl when there is a need to escalate situations to remove blockers

are solution oriented, always ready to help

are able to manage hiring managers and external parties with ease, respect and attentiveness

get itchy when you hear status quo and see slow pace


This is what you would need to be set up for success in this role


You'd need to be a sourcing enthusiast with great tools in your backpack

You have 2+ years of tech roles sourcing experience, maybe have also tried out other roles in HR (not a must)

You have experience in international recruitment/sourcing

You have an understanding of the full recruitment cycle

Having a degree in a technical field is a plus

Ideally you have worked with high-growth fast paced startups before so you appreciate the hustle and bustle of such an environment


And of course, why join us:)


To start with: we at Starship are building world-changing technology to disrupt the delivery industry :)


If that's not enough:


We are a fast growing startup meaning we have super opportunities to grow within the company

Exciting possibilities to build systems and processes from scratch

Endless opportunities to learn from our inspirational, talented team members across the globe

Weekly team lunches, never-ending snacks and drinks, and a cozy office

We have fun company events, all hands meeting


All of the above seems like something you'd like to be a part of? Then go ahead and apply!

If you want to hear more about the role ping me, Grete the HR manager in LinkedIn.