Technical Sourcer at Chewy

| Greater Boston Area
Sorry, this job was removed at 11:44 a.m. (EST) on Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Find out who's hiring in Boston.
See all HR jobs in Boston

The Opportunity

Chewy has an exciting opportunity to join our pack as a Talent Acquisition Sourcer. Our Strategic Sourcing team works across both business and technology to drive top talent to current openings, and to build highly engaged pipelines for future positions. From product management to merchandising, technology to customer service management, or even data science and analytics, you’ll be aligned to one of our core critical hiring verticals. Your focus will be helping build the teams that have been historically challenging to fill and are of high impact and value to Chewy. 

What You’ll Do

A day in the life of a Sourcer would include but is not limited to:

  • Using market trends, insights, and competitive intel to create and execute effective sourcing strategies for current and future positions; not just where you’re going to find these people, but why and how
  • Identifying passive talent using Boolean, LinkedIn, social media sites and more – know how to go where the talent is
  • Engaging and activating passive talent in meaningful, relevant, and authentic ways
  • Assessing talent for Chewy fit and job fit; we set a high bar for talent here at Chewy, and you’ll be the first step in assuring our bar continues to rise
  • Owning candidate relationships through the point of in-person interviews. We’re customer obsessed here at Chewy, and in Talent Acquisition our candidates are our customers. You’ll be key in ensuring a positive candidate experience through regular updates and communication
  • Building and maintaining a network of highly engaged talent. We challenge you to go beyond an occasional check-in email, and we give you full autonomy to add value to people’s lives in meaningful ways. Grab coffee after a busy season, help them with their resume; make a connection
  • Tracking, analyzing, and sharing pipeline activity updates with key stakeholders, as well as using data to inform your own strategies
  • Staying current on external recruiting and hiring trends to influence sourcing strategies while continuously sharpening your sourcing tools, as well as consulting Recruitment partners on sourcing best practices

What We’re Looking For

  • 3+ years of corporate and/or agency recruiting or sourcing experience
  • Strong analytical abilities and problem-solving skills
  • Strong understanding of sourcing methods and strategies
  • Strong communication skills and high emotional intelligence – an ability to build authentic and long lasting relationships
  • Focused on candidate experience, action-orientated, and motivated by results
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

While this provides brief examples of the dynamic and accomplished Talent Acquisition team that we have built, it also shows the exciting and innovative strategy we’re creating to further Chewy’s success. We have positions available across all levels and verticals so if you don’t feel you fit into some of these requirements, please feel free to apply and speak with one of our recruiters. Chewy is growing at an incredible so please do not hesitate and apply today.

If you have a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or similar law, or you require a religious accommodation, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at our company, please contact [email protected]


To access Chewy’s Privacy Policy, which contains information regarding information collected from job applicants and how we use it, please click here: Chewy Privacy Policy.

Read Full Job Description
Apply now

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • KotlinLanguages
    • PHPLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • SwiftLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • VueJSLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • DjangoFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • GRPCFrameworks
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • OracleDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • VerticaDatabases
    • AerospikeDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • BalsamiqDesign
    • IllustratorDesign
    • InVisionDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • UXPinDesign
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • dotCMSCMS


Located in the Fort Point neighborhood, home to many of Boston's hip and upcoming restaurants along with emerging technology companies.

An Insider's view of Chewy

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

It's refreshing being a part of a team dedicated to getting the job done, without quilting you into extra hours. While we are in the retail space, we are always supportive of the team's needs. I don't feel guilty about asking for help if I'm pressed for time and need to get back to my family. The flexibility around working from home has been great


Senior Product Manager

What projects are you most excited about?

Our team loves working on new app features that are requested by our customers! We get the most excited when our app users send us a request and then that idea comes to life in the next app update. We take our customer’s feedback very seriously!


Mobile Product Manager

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Chewy gives a significant amount of freedom and autonomy to do your best work. I am able to pursue the most important objectives, and work that I really enjoy. It’s an amazing feeling to see your hard work pay off immediately and have a positive impact on the team—and something that makes life at Chewy really unique!


Human Resources Business Partner

How do you make yourself accessible to the rest of the team?

Aside from the standard 1x1s and team meetings: 24/7 via text, email, chat, voice and during business hours by walking around the office engaging in conversation, listening to current challenges and proposed solutions.


VP, Software Engineering

What are Chewy Perks + Benefits

Chewy Benefits Overview

We got you covered when it comes to competitive salaries, unlimited time off, medical & dental insurance, 401k and happy hour. True to our business, we're pet-friendly and have fun pet-related perks like Paw-ternity leave for new pup parents. Of course, the biggest perk is being able to work alongside smart, driven and passionate team members who are changing the world every day.

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Highly diverse management team
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
We offer a commuter transit, parking, and dependent care FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Employees receive 40 hours per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Our game room includes Ping Pong, Pool Table, Foosball, Video Games.
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Chewy sponsors office sports leagues year-round.
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross-functional lunch and learns.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes 1-to-1 program, Career mentoring, Leadership mentoring.
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
More Jobs at Chewy40 open jobs
All Jobs
Data + Analytics
Dev + Engineer
Project Mgmt
Data + Analytics
Data + Analytics
Data + Analytics
Data + Analytics