Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist

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We are Ataccama, a growing international software company developing an AI-powered platform that helps our customers process, manage, and monitor (big) data. We’re always pushing to accelerate innovation in our product and grow our client base. We’ve expanded from a team of 20 to more than 450⁠—and we’re not stopping anytime soon. 

We’re looking for a Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist to join our Toronto team and be a key player in our continued growth, success, and challenging fun. Are you in your element when it comes to the IT market? Are you ready to look for new talent even in places where no one else is looking? Then we are looking for you!


Your challenge

  • TA Strategy
  • Cooperate with team leaders and managers to collect feedback, ideas, and information about their hiring needs in order to create long-term hiring strategies. 
  • Manage and coordinate our hiring channels (such as sourcing pipelines, job boards, agencies, referral programs, hiring events, social media) in cooperation with the HR Marketing & Employer Brand team. 
  • Generate new ideas on how to attract more candidates and promote our employer brand. 
  • Candidates
  • Manage the full life-cycle recruitment process for multiple positions including developing job descriptions, posting positions, sourcing prospective candidates, screening, and ultimately interviewing candidates.
  • Actively improve communication with candidates (job postings & ads, social media, communication templates). 
  • Build long-term relationships with candidates, keep in touch with them on a regular basis, and target communication (with a focus on “senior/top-notch” candidates, newsletter, events, lunches, etc.)
  • Effectively manage the organization’s global ATS to ensure candidates are properly pipelined for future recruitment efforts.
  • Build university relations and manage career events.
  • Team Mentorship
  • Mentor and motivate the North American talent acquisition team, set team & individual goals, and distribute tasks. 
  • Constantly improve the team’s learning and development. 
  • Hold regular syncs with the entire team, as well as 1:1s.
  • Support the broader People & Culture team on various programs, initiatives and internal events. 

Is this you?

  • You have previous experience in Technical  Recruitment and/or Talent Acquisition. 
  • You are passionate about people and have a knack for finding top talent.
  • You’re interested in topics like hiring, employer branding, events, communities, and company culture.
  • Experience from a high growth-stage tech/software company is a big plus. 
  • You are a go-getter, self-driven and you love challenges. 
  • You’re a natural communicator and networker. 
  • You have an eye for detail and your organizational skills are superb.

Perks & Benefits

🌴 Work-life balance
5 sick days, 2 personal days for each calendar year in addition to your vacation days.
Flexible working hours & hybrid work setup

💲 Comp & Benefits
Employee Stock Options Program - Watch your successes directly contribute to our growth! Own a portion of the company and support each other’s wins. 
"Bring Your Friend" referral program reward when a new teammate you recommend finishes their probation period. 

🌱Health & Free time
Annual package for mental health support.
Corporate discounts on travel, fitness, attractions, and shopping. 
Health, vision, and dental benefits. 

🎓 Learning & Development
Conference tickets to the best industry events of the year.
Online courses & company access to Udemy to hone your skills.

💻 IT equipment
Company laptop (Dell, MacBook).
Monitor, mouse, headphones for your home office.
Company mobile phone.

🍩 Gifts, surprises & parties
Receive gifts including the latest Ataccama merchandise, T-shirts, limited edition hoodies, and more surprises! 
Join events like our themed New Year’s parties and summer all-staffs. Though mostly online for now, we’re excited to meet in person when it’s safe!
Fuel up! Our kitchens are stocked with fresh fruit and juice, teas, and the best coffee in town. 

We offer equal opportunities

Ataccama is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We know diversity fuels knowledge exchange, fosters innovation, and empowers us to grow and be better as a company and as humans. We seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

We are committed to fair and accessible employment practices. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please let us know how we can best meet your needs and advise us of any accommodations required to ensure fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process.

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Location Toronto
Type Hybrid