Tech Recruiting Manager - AMER


Elastic is a search company built on a free and open heritage. Anyone can use Elastic products and solutions to get started quickly and frictionlessly. Elastic offers three solutions for enterprise search, observability, and security, built on one technology stack that can be deployed anywhere. From finding documents to monitoring infrastructure to hunting for threats, Elastic makes data usable in real time and at scale. Thousands of organizations worldwide, including Cisco, eBay, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, The Mayo Clinic, NASA, The New York Times, Wikipedia, and Verizon, use Elastic to power mission-critical systems. Founded in 2012, Elastic is a distributed company with Elasticians around the globe and is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol ESTC. Learn more at

As the Tech Recruiting Manager in AMER you will lead and grow a distributed team of Engineering recruiters. Our recruiters are strategic business partners to our Engineering and Product leaders within Elastic and have a direct impact in the continued growth and success of Elastic's global team.

This is a distributed role and can be based anywhere in the US. 

What you will be doing:

  • Hire, mentor, and professionally develop a team of Tech recruiters who are responsible for hiring goals
  • Identify process improvement opportunities and champion streamlined practices, workflows, and metrics to measure success
  • Evaluate recruiting efforts to continually improve the quality and quality of talent brought into the organisation
  • Ability to meet standard measurements of success including annual hiring plans, diversity goals and operational excellence
  • Be a strategic partner to each business unit, and the recruiting leadership team collaborating closely to deliver on our global workforce plan
  • Collaborate with peers and the extended team to contribute to the overall recruiting strategy
  • Collaborate with hiring managers to ensure familiarity with the recruitment process; share data and progress through quarterly business reviews
  • Carry a requisition load to meet business needs
  • Capture and maintain accurate candidate information on our ATS and other systems so as to both facilitate the search process and our overarching market intelligence initiatives

What we will need: 

  • Recruiting leadership experience within a software industry managing tech recruiters and sourcers
  • Empathetic and humble leader 
  • Knowledge and success in executing a full-cycle, high quality tech recruiting process required
  • Knowledge of reporting, latest tech hiring trends and understanding of recruiting metrics.
  • Proven organisational skills with ability to prioritise and work well in an environment with challenging demands.
  • Experience using talent market insights and data to influence decisions within the leadership groups and cross-functional teams
  • Demonstrated track record of building working relationships with leaders and cross-functional partners

Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People

As a distributed company, diversity drives our identity. Whether you’re looking to launch a new career or grow an existing one, Elastic is the type of company where you can balance great work with great life. Your age is only a number. It doesn’t matter if you’re just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.

We strive to have parity of benefits across regions and while regulations differ from place to place, we believe taking care of our people is the right thing to do.

  • Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
  • Health coverage for you and your family in many locations
  • Ability to craft your calendar with flexible locations and schedules for many roles
  • Generous number of vacation days each year
  • Double your charitable giving - We match up to $1500 (or local currency equivalent)
  • Up to 40 hours each year to use toward volunteer projects you love
  • Embracing parenthood with minimum of 16 weeks of parental leave

The typical starting Total Cash Compensation range for new hires in this role is between $103,700 and $142,600, which consists of a Base Salary or a Base Salary plus a Target Commission, depending on the specific role. The Base Salary offered may vary depending on factors including skills and experience.

Additionally, this role is currently eligible to participate in Elastic’s equity plan as well as a range of health & wellbeing, retirement savings, and other benefits within a holistic total rewards offering.

Different people approach problems differently. We need that. Elastic is committed to diversity as well as inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to the principles of affirmative action. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. If you require any reasonable accessibility support, please complete our Candidate Accessibility Request Form.

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws, view posters linked below:
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Poster; Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Poster; and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA) Poster.

Please see here for our Privacy Statement.

Covid Policy Learn about Elastic's Culture

Notify Me of Open Positions

Sign in with your social account to receive emails when Elastic posts open positions you might be interested in:

Powered By Ongig