Technical Recruiter in Westford, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/4/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  808329


Apex Systems, part of On Assignment the 2nd largest IT staffing Solutions firm in the country has an opportunity for a Talent Acquisition Specialist role for a client that is sits in Westford, MA.  If you are interested in this opportunity, please send an MS Word version of your resume to Carmen Antohi, Technical Recruiter, at with the best contact information!

Position: Talent Acquisition Specialist
Apex ID#: 808329
Location: Westford, MA
Duration: 6+ months
Rate: Negotiable based on experience


  • Use strategic researching and sourcing techniques to manage Red Hat’s candidate pipeline for critical, high-volume roles.
  • Partner with hiring managers to understand their requirements and develop a sourcing strategy to identify the best talent
  • Manage the applicant flow, promote employee referrals, and most importantly, use your research skills to uncover hidden talent.
  • Identify potential Red Hatters using a variety of innovative sourcing tools, e.g. social media aggregators and platforms and coding repositories; typical roles include senior software engineers, DevOps, test engineers, etc.
  • Proactively market potential candidates to hiring managers
  • Manage a high-volume candidate pipeline using our customer relationship management (CRM) and applicant tracking system (ATS)
  • Ensure an exceptional candidate experience throughout the recruitment process
  • Collaborate with the Engineering team to own and manage employee referral programs and other hiring initiatives
  • Become a Red Hat brand ambassador and interact with communities and individuals through social media, including cultivating followers and delivering high-quality, relevant content
  • Represent Red Hat at technical events
  • Investigate new tools and share your knowledge with the team
  • Maintain accurate documentation to ensure compliance with legal and corporate requirements


  • University degree
  • 3+ years of technical recruiting experience (corporate or agency)
  • Proven success recruiting in a high-volume environment, with an ability to manage a diverse requisition load
  • Demonstrated success using recruiting tools, e.g. boolean search, databases, and social media
  • Interest in and passion for technology; we don't expect you to code, but we expect you to be interested in technology topics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; comfort in cold calling, networking, and public speaking
  • Ability to get past roadblocks using creative problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated and goal-oriented

For this opportunity, you will also be eligible for benefits through Apex for the contract period, a W2 hourly rate, weekly pay, and direct deposit
Thank you!









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