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Technical Sourcer (Contract Position)

About the position

We are looking for a dynamic & creative Technical Sourcer to join our team. As a Technical Sourcer, you will be responsible for partnering with and working side-by-side with Recruiters and Hiring Managers to identify strong technical talent. In this role, you will use various channels to look for and engage potential candidates. You will interact with potential candidates on social media and other professional networks (LinkedIn, Github). You are someone that is energized by the "hunt" and passionate about delivering a strong candidate experience. You are creative, resourceful, and highly collaborative.


  • Collaborate with Recruiters and hiring managers to deeply understand the requirements of the role.
  • Maximizes recruiting tools to identify qualified candidates
  • Find, engage and activate passive candidates through the use of Boolean, LinkedIn, and alternative search techniques
  • Screen profiles/resumes and interview candidates to determine appropriate fit
  • Drive referral process through internal and external networks
  • Craft and send recruiting e-mails
  • Strategize about different ways to build talent pipelines and execute on plan
  • Minimum 2 years of technical recruiting or sourcing experience is required
  • Hands-on experience with different sourcing techniques (recruiting on professional platforms and crafting Boolean search strings)
  • Ability to create a pipeline of passive, qualified talent
  • Effective time-management skills
  • Ability to positively brand Prudential and present open roles to potential candidates
  • Solid verbal and written communications skills

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at for more information about doing business with Prudential.