Senior Technical Recruiter

South San Francisco, CA

At Plenty, we’re on a mission to give people in local communities everywhere access to the freshest, most amazing tasting produce possible. And to do so in a way that’s better for the planet. 

About Role

The recruiting team is growing and we are excited for a technical recruiter to join us and amplify the hiring for our Hardware Engineering team. In this role, you'll partner closely with the Mechanical, Electrical, Controls, Firmware, Devices, Product and Integration teams. As these are the teams responsible for creating and scaling Plenty's proprietary technology, the impact that you will have in hiring for them is exponential. 
As the ideal recruiter, you've previously sourced, interviewed, and closed hardware or software candidates in a competitive hiring environment. You find pleasure in understanding how things work, and you speak the same technical languages of your internal partners. You've created best practices, and know the balance between a deep technical analysis and a positive candidate experience. 

What You'll Do

  • Work with our Hardware Engineering team to source, interview and hire the best technical talent

  • Manage candidates through the entire process - sourcing to closing, negotiating like a boss and selling like a champ

  • Improve process and tools to make make the recruiting process more efficient while keeping our customers in mind - both internally and externally

  • Fast paced means things change rapidly, and that you have to be in constant communication with your HM’s, stakeholders and candidates.

  • Influence and design effective interview practices internally, making sure to set up candidates and hiring teams for success through understanding and communications

  • It takes a village, you'll work with Finance, People Ops, Legal and other teams to execute the hires

  • Track record of being adaptable to changing priorities - things can change on a dime here and we can't miss a beet

What We're Looking For

  • 4-5+ years of direct recruiting experience, sourcing and coordination experience is a plus 

  • Creative thinker that can help bring new ideas to table

  • Deep knowledge of technical recruiting - where to find people, how to run a technical interviewing process and how to close them
  • Ability to operate in ambiguous environment, you're creating a new world over here - exciting but daunting

  • Great verbal and written communication skills  -  you're basically a modern Shakespeare on email and Slack 

  • Passion for Plenty and the openness to do any job to get it done

  • Not afraid of breaking out in song, dance and a fun rap battle should the occasion arise (which it often does in our pod)


About Plenty

Plenty is here to change the way people eat, making extraordinary flavor and nutrition more available in a way that's better for people and the planet. We build farms that can put craveable flavor first while delivering exceptional yields. And our produce is always pesticide-free and grown using less than 1% of the land and 5% of the water of outdoor farming.

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