Full Time Job

Sr. Technical Sourcer


Santa Monica, CA 09-08-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Your Platform

Your Mission

Activision Blizzard King is looking for a passionate and experienced Senior Technical Talent Sourcer with strong communication and collaboration skills. As a member of the talent sourcing team, this role will focus on sourcing for top game engineering talent across the ABK game development organizations and will have significant influence and impact across the business. You will drive sourcing strategy, identify market trends, procure competitive intelligence, and partner with team members in the execution of these critical components. The ideal candidate must be self-driven and able to successfully prioritize a book of critical open roles and pipelines.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
• Partner closely and effectively with sourcing, recruiting and hiring teams to develop, build and execute effective sourcing strategy leveraging talent market intel and insights
• Ability to source and deliver highly qualified prospects using multiple tools and techniques for a variety of roles at all levels
• Build AAA talent pipelines and maintain network of prospects through proactive market research and ongoing relationship management and sourcing campaigns
• Partner closely with cross-functional partners (talent attraction, compensation, HR, systems and operations teams, etc.)
• Develop and deliver on industry event strategies
• Maintain accurate and thorough documentation via the company's CRM

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:
• A minimum of 5 years hands-on talent sourcing experience or other relevant experience
• Expert in cutting edge tools/sourcing techniques
• Expertise and insight into the gaming talent market
• Relationships with passive top talent in technical/gaming business pillars
• Strong business acumen
• Demonstrated communication and collaboration skills
• Able to exercise independent judgment and discretion
• Strong eye for talent and intuition for culture fit

Extra Points:
• Passion for gaming
• Experience using Eightfold, Avature or other CRMs
• PC/Console Game, Mobile Game industry in-house experience preferred
• Bi-lingual (spoken and written) French/English preferred

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-dyx3xq-3-230-144-31-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.