Technical Recruiter

  • NCX
  • Remote
  • Jan 07, 2022
Full time role Human Resources Recruiting

Job Description

Who is NCX?

  • The trusted, number one provider of American-made forest carbon credits.
  • Rapidly growing and backed by top investors including Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, Union Square Ventures, Microsoft’s Climate Innovation Fund, and Version One Ventures. We’ve already doubled in size once this year and are on track for another doubling before the end of the year.
  • Creating tangible impact in communities across the US: see what our Landowners and Business partners say about us.

Our technology enables net-zero pioneers like Microsoft to pay landowners to delay timber harvests. Together, we’ve generated an expected climate impact driven by the incremental sequestration of approximately 600,000 metric tons of carbon in the first half of 2021 alone. Join us in shaping the future of forestry and climate economics and see what the world is saying about us.

Our Goal: Create a Massive Positive Environmental Global Impact

We’re democratizing access to forest carbon markets and fighting climate change - that’s no small feat. But our ambition doesn’t stop there.

Up next: wildlife habitats, fire risk reduction, water resources, and more. We are building new economic mechanisms to fully understand and fairly value forests.

At NCX, you will have a massive impact on shaping our growth, culture, and product to best serve our customers all while combating climate change.

Do the Best Work of Your Life

NCX is looking for a Technical Recruiter to help drive the growth of our world-class engineering, product, and data science teams. In this role, you will be responsible for the full recruitment life cycle, from initial outreach to offer, negotiation, and closing stages. More than just hiring great tech talent, we view this role as an opportunity to partner with hiring managers across engineering functions to understand their hiring objectives and create a seamless, uniform, high-touch candidate experience throughout the recruiting process. This role is best for someone who is relationship-driven, detail oriented, and passionate about sourcing and recruiting only the very best. If you’re interested in using your skills to join the fight against climate change we encourage you to apply! What You’ll Do
  • Partner with Engineering leaders to design a tailored recruiting strategy
  • Find highly specialized technical candidates from small talent pools
  • Identify and manage candidates throughout the hiring process, from initial contact through offer acceptance
  • Guide the hiring decision by critically reviewing feedback and drive close process while staying objective through the offer stages
  • Proactively share data-centric updates with internal stakeholders
  • Understand our broader business and be able to effectively answer questions around NCX’s strategy, goals, and culture
  • Ensure a seamless, uniform, and high touch candidate experience
  • Develop and execute recruiting strategies to hit our ambitious headcount goals
  • Use market knowledge to advise Hiring Managers throughout the hiring process and develop a strategy to influence the candidates’ decision to join
  • Consistently generate a healthy pipeline of quality candidate by driving innovative initiatives across branding, events, and employee referral channels
Sound Like You?
  • 5+ years of technical recruiting experience, with a focus on software engineering, data engineering, data science and products, preferably in a fast-paced startup
  • Active and data driven approach to problem solving; you enjoy making sense of the trends and using the insights to better your process and make it more efficient
  • Solid experience sourcing diverse talent through multiple creative channels such as: LinkedIn Recruiter, Github,,, Seekout, Google Scholar, StackOverflow, etc.
  • Proven abilities to attract passive candidates and build a diverse pipeline
  • Some engineering education or work background a plus
  • Outstanding communication and strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport with stakeholders and connect with people of all levels
  • Experience closing senior and/or “hard to fill” roles
  • Accustomed to multitasking, self-prioritizing and meeting tight deadlines
  • Hardworking, organized, and have a stellar work ethic
  • Experience using Greenhouse or other ATS tools
  • Experience working with Asana


Earn an equity stake in a fast-growing, well capitalized start-up.

Setting You Up for Success

  • 100% fully remote workforce
  • Full technology support
  • $1,000 budget for home office set up

Generous Time Off and Perks

  • 20 vacation days 15 company holidays
  • Flexible parental leave
  • Annual in-person All Hands meetings

NCX is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law. Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States

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Carbon Accounting & Offsetting, Carbon Removal & Utilization Engineering, Ecosystems & Biodiversity

Drawdown solutions

Forest Protection


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