Helix is hiring a

Senior Marketing Recruiter

San Carlos, United States

Everyone can benefit from a better understanding of the most fundamental aspect of what makes them unique: their own DNA. Inside all those A’s, T’s, C’s and G’s lie insights into every person—you just have to know what you’re looking for.

With the backing from the market leader in DNA sequencing Illumina, Helix is creating the world’s first platform for consumers to get sequenced and gain these insights in their DNA through an ecosystem of high-quality partners. From personalized medicine to advanced cancer screenings to custom diet and nutrition plans, the world of DNA learning is becoming accessible and more valuable than ever. And as our partners grow, so will the opportunity for discovery.

We’re building a world-class recruiting team that's passionate about finding the most interesting candidates who bring an entrepreneurial spirit, operational excellence, and a diversity of thought to their work. We're looking for an experienced recruiter that's interested in making a big impact in their career and coming in at the foundational level of the Talent Acquisition function to help us build from the ground up.  This is an amazing opportunity to work with a team that values having fun at work in a collaborative, empowering, and autonomous work environment. You’ll be working directly with our CEO to develop our Talent Acquisition Strategy focused on building the Marketing Organization.  


As a Senior Marketing Recruiter for Helix, you will:

    • Help us define our full-cycle recruiting process with a focus on strong hiring manager partnership and candidate advocacy
    • Strategize different ways to build talent pipelines and execute on tactical research, referral generation, events and sourcing campaigns
    • Create an amazing experience for candidates during the interview process
    • Help us think about innovative ways to find, engage and activate passive candidates
    • Screen resumes and interview candidates to determine fit
    • Facilitate interview and hiring decision-making process with technical interviewers and hiring managers
    • Regularly track pipeline, priorities and performance data to share with internal stakeholders
    • Have fun while you work!


Required background:

    • Experience working in a fast-paced startup environment
    • Passionate about the recruiting industry
    • Understand how to deliver a data-driven approach to a sourcing strategy
    • Utilize a consultative approach with hiring managers that you support
    • 5+ years of experience in both an agency and internal recruiting environment