Junior Technical Recruiter (Talent Acquisition Rep 1) (Hybrid) - 9222 in Linthicum Heights at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/23/2022

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Requisition Number: 9222 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: Ability to Obtain 

Level of Experience: Entry Level 

Job Description

Are you a strong people person that also happens to be great at the details?  Are you organized and can balance multiple tasks at once?  Are you driven by the thrill of finding quality technical talent? Highly skilled at creating sourcing strategies as you collaborate with managers. Join a team where your talent will play a critical role in our corporate and technical recruiting strategies and see the immediate impact of your accomplishments.  If you’re ready to join a company who is committed to your success, apply, and see how far you can go with HII Mission Technologies (HII-MT) as a Talent Acquisition Representative supporting our wholly owned subsidiary team of Enlighten.  Work is performed in a hybrid environment with a talented technical recruiting team. 

We think the right person will be motivated and a self-starter who confidently advises leaders and easily becomes a trusted partner with the business.  You want to know more about traits we think are important to be successful in our environment? 

  • Customer Service Centric – You will become the subject matter expert on all open positions within Enlighten.  Will focus on consulting with the business and taking care of your customers’ needs by understanding their requirements and successfully delivering quality solutions in an aggressive time bound environment.
  • Master Juggler - You understand how to manage multiple priorities and understand how the little pieces fit together.
  • Motivated - You are a problem solver and thrive when you are empowered to create solutions.
  • Process Oriented – You are passionate about ensuring processes are as efficient as possible and possess great attention to detail.
  • Self-driven – You have superior integrity, organizational skills, and great follow through on tasks. You do not get overwhelmed easily and prefer to work with minimal supervision.
  • Fun – You are a charismatic people person who can talk to anyone; you are flexible, fearless, and excited to help build something awesome and share it with the world.
  • Naturally curious - You think outside the box. You are innovative, extremely creative and constantly looking for ways to improve and optimize.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Recruiting Manager to maximize effectiveness of overall recruiting process.  Will involve tracking data within excel to capture sourcing information, skill sets, tracking current salary trends, etc.  
  • Responsible for the beginning of the recruiting life cycle to begin with more training/growth on the full cycle recruiting process to meet the various team goals.
  • Develop strong relationships and partner with existing recruiters and business leaders.  Will provide recruiting staff with offer generation, scheduling interviews, working with Recruiting Coordinators to make sure background checks are completed, provide support to incoming new hires in sending them onboarding information, tracking new hires information to provide to our human resources team, etc.
  • Develop and execute comprehensive recruiting strategies utilizing all tools such as direct sourcing, online resume databases, social networking, and possibly job events.
  • Work with hiring managers to ensure job requirements and expectations are clearly understood.  Will take that information and assist in posting all jobs for Enlighten.
  • Regular follow up with the respective recruiters, recruiting manager, hiring managers and candidates to ensure timeliness of recruitment process.
  • Conducts phone screens to recruit prospective employees and refers job applicants to specific job openings.
  • Evaluates employment factors such as job experience, education and training, skills, knowledge and abilities, physical and personal qualifications, and other data pertinent to classification, selection, and referral.  Will help recruiters disposition candidates against all of their job requisitions. 
  • May administer tests and interpret results, check references, extend formal job offers, work with outside agencies and vendors, etc.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Security Clearance – Not required on the first day, but could be processed for a security clearance and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • 0 years experience with Bachelors in related field or a High School Diploma or equivalent and 4 years relevant experience.
  • Experience with an automated applicant tracking system.
  • Highly proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook).
  • Must have strong customer service skills and detail-oriented skills. 
  • Must be a quick learner and have a drive to become one of the best quality, technical recruiters in the industry.
  • Must be able to work in a hybrid environment.

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience in recruiting with a government contractor, to include experience recruiting for technical, hard to find candidates and cleared personnel.
  • General human resource and compensation knowledge
  • Understanding of common staffing metrics and functions
  • Understanding of Software Engineering, DevOps Engineering, Cloud Engineering, Data Engineering and Product Owner roles and requirements.
  • Experience with G-mail, Hangouts, Mattermost, YouTrack, Teams and MyHR are all a big plus. 

This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation’s intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:


HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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