Talent Acquisition Specialist (m/f/x)

  • Porto
  • Full-time employee
  • Professional/Experienced

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life!

XING provides advice and support to its more than 16 million members during the upheaval processes in the world of work. In an environment marked by a shortage of skilled workers, digitalization, and changes in values, XING helps its members achieve as harmonious a work/life balance as possible: For a better working life.

Talent Acquisition Specialist (m/f/x)

We have job openings in many roles to complement our growing team. For all open positions, we look for skilled & dedicated people who share our passion for building products that millions of users love.

Our Human Resources team covers all areas of HR management. Whether recruiting, active sourcing, employer branding, personnel development or personnel controlling - hand in hand, we do everything we can to find, service and develop the best employees for XING every day. At the same time, we support the management through effective personnel instruments and are sparring partners on an equal footing - we work innovatively and forward-looking.

A challenging mission:

  • Work closely with engineering managers and recruiters to truly understand our technical positions and recruiting needs
  • Find, excite, and engage passive candidates
  • Own the Recruitment process end to end and maintain an awesome candidate experience
  • Support the hiring managers in their hiring decisions and offers
  • Explore leads, whether you’re working on an active search, reading a tech blog, or looking through the latest headlines;
  • Measure success of sourcing and marketing efforts through metrics, resulting in recommendations for change;
  • Be ethic, self-driven, self organised and work with little supervision towards a common team and company purpose.
  • Contribute to new ideas to streamline the recruiting process
  • Positively promote XING's employer brand

A convincing background

  • At least 2 years of experience in recruiting technical roles in a fast paced, dynamic and multi-cultural organisation.
  • A deep understanding of creative sourcing strategies to find the best fit for the most challenging roles.
  • A process improvement mentality
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal relationships
  • Proven ability to consistently and positively contribute in a fast-paced changing work environment while prioritising multiple projects and managing time efficiently
  • You like to be part of great events and grow your network.
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken) (mandatory)

An inspiring environment

  • Varied tasks, uncomplicated interactions with your colleagues as well as many opportunities to bring in your own ideas await you.
  • Innovation/hack weeks every few months where you can unleash your creativity and ideas.
  • Real training and conferences.
  • Health Insurance
  • 25 days of vacation per year
  • A multicultural environment with employees from all over the world.
  • Free fruit, drinks, snacks and much more.
  • English and German lessons.
  • A mobile device for your private use (iPhone, iPad, Android…).
  • Competitive salary.

We contribute into open source ( and let the world know what we are doing ( and organize public user groups and coding events.

If you have any questions please let us know!

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Liliana Macedo

Sounds good to you? We're looking forward to hearing from you!