Shapeways Technical Recruiter in New York, New York

Shapeways is changing the way people can get access to and use 3D printing in their everyday lives. Our smart, engaged, fun team works with cutting-edge technology every single day. With offices in NYC and the Netherlands, we're bringing together passionate people to change the future and enable everyone to be a creator.

We’re looking for an experienced technical recruiter to help grow our world-class engineering and product management teams. The ideal candidate is a highly organized self-starter that has demonstrated success hiring top talent in technical roles. Partnering with other members of our People Product Management, and Engineering Teams, you will have significant impact on the continued growth and evolution of a high profile technology organization that is changing the future of product creation. We are looking for someone that can hit the ground running and fill open requisitions, but can also bring a creative approach to helping grow our talent and engineering brand.

Why is this role important to us?

We’re creating a new category in technology. It’s where art meets tech and enables anyone to make amazing products. Attracting and recruiting top technical talent to continue to build and evolve the technology is a fundamental piece of this!

You will…

  • Source and build a pipeline of technical candidates from various means, including online social channels, our job board, referrals, hiring platforms, your own network, meetups, events and more

  • Work with our hiring managers to understand their needs to accurately define the role we are looking to fill; crafting a process that will lead us to the right hire in a timely, efficient manner

  • Leave no stone unturned and provide the best experience to candidates through successful management of every aspect of the interview process

  • Identify, source and engage candidates through creative and innovative sourcing approaches

  • Review, pre-screen and interview candidates to determine appropriateness of skills, experience, and knowledge in relation to position requirements

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for candidates throughout the full recruiting cycle (i.e. communicate status, answer questions and coordinate all follow-up efforts)

  • Ensure consistent communication regarding recruiting efforts by providing status updates to all stakeholders through meetings, email updates, and reports

  • Monitor the effectiveness of all recruiting efforts, with specific attention paid to continued flow of candidates through the recruiting pipeline

  • Provide excellent support to candidates throughout the recruitment process to ensure a world class candidate experience

  • Flex from technical roles to other corporate/business roles as the business needs require


Your qualities and qualifications...

  • 2+ years of technical recruiting experience

  • A deep network of top engineering talent

  • Ability to build strong, productive relationships with hiring managers

  • Exposure to full lifecycle recruiting, including screening, negotiations/closing, and candidate relationship management

  • An intellectual curiosity for the recruiting space with the ability to think of new and creative ways to build our technical talent pipelines

  • Have worked across different verticals including engineering, product, design, marketing, business systems, or more

  • Experience conceiving, organizing, and executing engaging engineering / recruiting events

  • Experience recruiting globally is a big plus (we have offices in the US and Europe)


Why join our team?

Shapeways is breaking new ground in the field of 3D printing. With our website and marketplace for designers, our goal is to give everyone access to the revolution of additive manufacturing. This isn’t your typical web business – we have a physical product at the back end. If you’d like to work in a dynamic, collaborative, respectful environment where colleagues share ideas and encourage each other to think creatively, Shapeways is just what you’re looking for…

Benefits and perks include:

  • Comprehensive Health Package - We offer a great medical plan option that provides coverage to the employee for free

  • 401(k) with Safe Harbor matching - Join the team and we will invest in your future

  • Parental Leave - Generous Paid time off for new parents

  • Ample Paid Time Off - PTO plus sick days. Whether it’s traveling the world, taking a mental health day, or going to the dentist... because Life.

  • Great Snacks and Free Lunch - Fully stocked fridge, and fancy coffee. Also, daily catered lunch at our Long Island City and weekly catered lunch in our Manhattan office.

  • Regular Happy Hours - Cheers to themed happy hours! Enjoy extra time for getting to know your teammates.

  • Learning and Development - We provide access to an e-learning platform that will expand your skill set and a recognition program that helps Shapies earn money to invest in their development.

  • Unlimited 3D Printing - Every employee receives $100 of Shapeways credit each quarter to make or buy.

  • Working with some of the most talented, passionate, creative innovators in NYC. Best culture out there!

You’ll also have the coolest desk toys anywhere. Fun is part of our DNA – a sense of humor is a must