Sr. Technical Recruiter

| Chicago

We’re actively seeking a Recruiter to join our growing talent team. You’ll be a core asset to Shiftgig’s talent acquisition activities for all departments, finance, accounting, engineering, marketing, sales, etc. We’re looking for someone with experience working in a fast-paced environment for a high-growth company who is truly passionate about Shiftgig’s mission.

What you’ll do:

  • Managing full-cycle recruitment for salaried positions across all departments, primarily focusing on Engineering and Product

  • Representing the Shiftgig culture and brand, fully portraying the value of the employment opportunity, and managing the overall candidate experience

  • Work closely with internal hiring managers to understand hiring needs and team dynamics

  • Build and maintain collaborative relationships with the Chicago community, participate in networking events, host meetups, etc.

  • Initiate requisitions and conduct partner strategy meeting with hiring managers, assist with job descriptions and job posting

  • Provide appropriate coaching and guidance on the interviewing and selection process to all hiring managers, make informed salary recommendations in collaboration with finance and hiring managers

  • Support the talent acquisition process through accurate record keeping and reporting via an ATS (bamboohr and LinkedIn Recruiter)

What you’ll need:

  • 4+ years of recruiting experience in a high-growth technology company

  • Passion for recruitment, creating a diverse workforce and the candidates’ overall experience

  • A relentless drive to find the best possible talent and you know how to get creative with talent sourcing

  • A great network in the Chicago market and ability to participate in networking opportunities

  • Ability to handle confidential information with professionalism and diplomacy

  • You’re an impactful team player, passionate, innovative, creative and full of integrity

  • Previous experience in a staffing agency is a plus

  • Experience in technical and corporate recruiting

  • Bachelor’s degree


  • Medical/Rx – Enroll or waive coverage, three plan options

  • HRA – Health Reimbursement Account

  • HSA – set up a Health Savings Account

  • Dental

  • Vision Care

  • Healthcare Flexible Spending Account

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Parking and Transportation

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • Short-Term Disability Insurance

  • Voluntary Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • Pet Insurance 

  • Virtual Visits via HealthiestYou 

  • Identity Theft Protection 

  • 401(K) Retirement Plan

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • C#Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • SwiftLanguages
    • KotlinLanguages
    • jQuery UILibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • AWSFrameworks
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • HubspotAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • ZeplinDesign
    • Usertesting.comDesign
    • Proto.ioDesign
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • HubspotCMS
    • SalesforceCRM
    • SendGridEmail
    • HubspotEmail
    • HubspotLead Gen


Our office location offers quick access to local transportation, tons of dining and shopping options, and is just blocks away from Millennium Park.
1 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60602

Insider's spotlight

How does your team reward individual success?

Our team works to acknowledge and bring to fruition great ideas so they reach customers. Seeing how an individual’s work impacts a customer’s life for the better is the biggest reward. We also take the time to celebrate big team milestones, with champagne, to appreciate how far we’ve come.


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What projects are you most excited about?

The product and engineering team is working on integrating with AWS which is very exciting. As a junior developer and someone that is new to the field of technology, I’ve had the rare opportunity to gain hands-on experience during this large project. Collaborating and problem solving with my fellow engineers has been a great learning opportunity.


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How does the company support your career growth?

Shiftgig has been wonderful in supporting my career growth. I work with great leaders who invest their time in teaching me new skills and placing me into job functions that align with my strengths. During my time at Shiftgig, I’ve worked in many different departments and each time I feel supported in my knowledge and growth within the company.


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Each quarter, product and engineering steps away from our traditional sprint cycle and participates in a special innovation sprint. We embrace exploring new ideas that could impact the future of Shiftgig. We hold a pitch session, form teams, and a week later, demo our results. Oftentimes, our prototypes and learnings inform our roadmap.


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Each day the product team does a daily check-in to catch up on yesterday’s accomplishments, today’s plans, and any blockers in the way of our goals. Our product development process is centered on close communication with internal and external stakeholders which enables us to discover problems and validate and build solutions effectively every day.


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Perks of working here

Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Equity
Conferences & Training
Dental Benefits
Happy Hours
Health Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Unlimited Vacation
Vision Benefits
Volunteering Opportunities
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