Sr. Director of Talent Acquisition – Disruptive Education Tech / Employee Upskilling and Learning (Remote)

Job Description

Sr. Director of Talent Acquisition for an 80-employee, fast-growing startup, pioneering a visionary program and technology to create equal access to the data-driven jobs of tomorrow. This is a B2B, Enterprise solution that is thriving at the intersection of a demand for data-literate talent and an emphasis on more diverse workforces. With a first-class leadership team coming from Stanford, Columbia and Harvard, this company is poised for tremendous growth.


The company has developed a new model for education that eliminates traditional barriers to opportunity. We run training-to-jobs programs that are 100% free for learners and financed by enterprises that train or recruit program graduates.


  • Company has doubled its enterprise client base each of the last three years.

  • Projecting 200-250% revenue growth in 2022.

  • One of their programs earned a Harvard Business School case study for its innovative approach to talent acquisition.

  • Marquee clients include some of the world’s largest logos: Amazon, Citadel, Johnson & Johnson, US Bank, Lyft, among others.


The Senior Director of Talent Acquisition will manage the company’s lean recruitment team and craft effective sourcing strategies and efficient vetting processes for hiring candidates in positions ranging from entry to executive level. This person will partner with company leaders to assess talent needs, oversee day-to-day talent acquisition operations, and support development of our employer talent brand. 

The ideal candidate will be an exceptional project and people manager, able to align high-level strategies and KPIs with thoughtful process design and execution.

Compensation and Benefits:


  • Customized Base Salary and Compensation Plan.

  • Equity.

  • Medical, Dental, Vision benefits.

  • 401k.



  • Minimum 7-10 yrs in talent acquisition – evidence of progressive experience strongly preferred.

  • Experience managing high-growth, cross-functional talent projects with business line leaders and executive stakeholders.

  • Background in HR Tech and/or e-Learning strongly preferred.

  • Degree preferred.

  • Experience with HR and Candidate tracking systems.