Talent Acquisition Manager at Hive | Powderkeg

Location: San Francisco

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Business & Operations

About Hive

Hive is the leading provider of cloud-based enterprise AI solutions to power the next wave of intelligent automation. We offer a portfolio of best-in-class deep learning models, built with consensus-validated training data sourced and annotated by our distributed workforce of more than 2 million contributors globally. Hive's APIs enable use cases including automated content moderation, contextual advertising, advertising and sponsorship measurement, document parsing, and more. We process billions of API requests per month for many of the world's largest and most innovative companies.

Hive has raised over $120M in capital from leading investors, including General Catalyst, 8VC, Glynn Capital, Jericho Capital, Bain & Company, Visa Ventures, and others. We have over 170 employees globally in our San Francisco and Delhi offices. Please reach out if you are interested in joining the future of AI!

Talent Acquisition Manager

Recruiting the right candidates is pivotal to Hive’s success and ability to innovate. As a Talent Acquisition Manager at Hive, you will not only oversee the processes that dictate our candidate experience, but also aid our recruiting team in establishing and meeting their short and long-term goals. The Talent Acquisition Manager will manage the day-to-day operations of our recruiting team and will work closely with internal stakeholders on recruiting initiatives as the company scales up. Our ideal candidate is mission-driven and passionate about providing frontline support. We need a team builder who can express our vision and is relentless in their pursuit of building the best team!


  • Serve as a crucial point of contact between executive leadership and employees
  • Mentor our recruiting team, such that each team member is well positioned to reach their hiring goals and advance in their careers
  • Manage full-cycle recruiting for both technical and non-technical roles, from talent sourcing to final round decision-making
  • Lead cross-functional Talent Acquisition team projects, such as building out new roles or exploring new ways to reach candidates and build diversity
  • Develop and maintain reporting that highlights metrics to measure against business hiring goals and overall team performance (i.e. using data to evaluate and optimize current hiring processes)
  • Ensure compliance of Applicant Tracking System procedures and the recruiting process; Assisting with compliance and data audits
  • Manage talent acquisition initiatives, such as employee referrals, university recruiting, sourcing strategies, and more
  • Maintain awareness of industry best practices for data maintenance handling as it relates to your role
  • Adhere to policies, guidelines and procedures pertaining to the protection of information assets
  • Report actual or suspected security and/or policy violations/breaches to an appropriate authority


  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3-5 years of recruiting experience, preferably in a high-growth tech company / start-up
  • Proven background in leading a full cycle recruiting team and familiarity with the Bay Area talent market
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills that demonstrate a high level of professionalism
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented; you can handle multiple projects and dynamic priorities without missing a beat
  • Passionate about people and how they function together to create a diverse, inclusive organization

Who We Are

We are a group of ambitious individuals who are passionate about creating a revolutionary AI company. At Hive, you will have a steep learning curve and an opportunity to contribute to one of the fastest growing AI start-ups in San Francisco. The work you do here will have a noticeable and direct impact on the development of the company.

Thank you for your interest in Hive and we hope to meet you soon!

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Talent Acquisition Manager
  • Company
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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