Director of Talent Attraction


Seattle, WA Remote

Full time


Dec 14

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About the job

Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 73 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Second, we expect all employees to commit to our mission-focused approach to our work. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

What You’ll Be Doing (ie. Job Duties)

  • Establish a global talent channels team, infrastructure and strategies to deliver top talent around the globe for Coinbase
  • Create and drive strategies that efficiently yield both active and passive candidate pipelines
  • Fill open requisitions globally with top talent in the most efficient means leveraging Online, ER and Sourcing
  • Drive talent intelligence efforts to map and engage the world’s most coveted talent
  • Help create a world class Employee Referral program focused on driving hires and providing a healthy candidate and referrer experience.
  • Guide thoughtful and effective sourcing teams and strategies globally
  • Provide oversight and guidance to steer our online marketing, talent brand and events strategies
  • Provide exceptional client/partner services and support to peers and senior leader.
  • Build and performance manage a team of high-performers in an extremely fast-paced and ambiguous environment
  • Set team performance goals and metrics, timelines and a formal tracking process to measure and manage progress.
  • Prudently manage headcount and resources within budget
  • Inspire, develop and mentor members of your team
  • Help build a healthy and diverse Coinbase

What We Look For In You (ie. Job Requirements)

  • Minimum of 7 to 10 years direct recruiting industry experience managing large distributed teams including managers, recruiters and/or sourcers
  • Experience with International recruitment APAC, EMEA and LATAM
  • Committed to diversity with a desire to advocate for more inclusive approaches to hiring
  • Solutions oriented and have the strategic ability to problem-solve complex problems and can navigate them with ease
  • Experience delivering large projects, process improvements and managing through change
  • Experience providing a consultative recruiting approach with internal stakeholders
  • Proven track record leading successful teams who exceeded hiring goals while forming positive relationships with executive leadership
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively across functions and departments;
  • Mission-driven with a business customer-oriented mindset

ID: 1492-1

Commitment to Equal Opportunity

Coinbase is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other basis protected by applicable law. Coinbase will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. For US applicants, you may view Pay Transparency, Employee Rights and Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notices by clicking on their corresponding links. Additionally, Coinbase participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.

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