University Recruiter at Anduril Industries | Powderkeg

Location: Costa Mesa, CA

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Recruiting

Anduril is a defense technology company, bringing Silicon Valley talent and funding to the defense sector. Our technology helps our customers solve their toughest challenges by enabling them to make better, more informed decisions in life-and-death situations. We’ve assembled a diverse team of experts in artificial intelligence, computer vision, sensor fusion, optics, and data analysis that are creating software and hardware solutions to radically evolve the capabilities of the United States and our allies. If you are passionate about solving problems that have real impact, come join Anduril and build the future of defense.

As a key member of Anduril's Campus Recruiting team, you will be responsible for assisting with execution of the company's strategy for campus recruiting and collaborating with founders, engineers and team leads to help identify and hire university talent. We are looking for someone who can handle every aspect of recruiting and is excited to be part of small team where no task is too big or too small. The focus of this role will be on mechanical/hardware early talent hiring.


  •   Lead candidates through entire recruiting process
  • Build brand awareness on campus
  •   Assist in planning, coordinating and attending campus recruiting events
  •   Play an integral part in planning and executing diversity recruiting initiatives
  •   Help to define campus recruiting event strategy
  •   Track, analyze, and report on metrics and efficiency of university hires and programs
  •   Identify top university programs to partner with on a variety of hardware and software positions
  •   Partner with interviewers and hiring managers to define interview process and new evaluation techniques


  •  1+ years of recruiting experience, preferably in hardware, mechanical, electrical or a similar space
  • Familiarity with college recruiting frameworks and strategies
  •  Familiarity of Lever ATS reports
  •   Startup experience
  •   Knowledge of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion recruiting strategies


  •   Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  •   Willingness to travel up to 60% of the time during college season (August - November)
  •   Willing to travel 30% of the time the rest of the year

Anduril is an equal-opportunity employer, and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. If you are someone passionate to work on problems that matter, we’d love to hear from you!

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    University Recruiter
  • Company
    Anduril Industries
  • Location
    Irvine, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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