Senior Recruiter

With over a million customers trusting PayJoy, it’s increasingly important that our apps and services operate with integrity and high availability while keeping our customers' data confidential.

PayJoy seeks an experienced Senior Recruiter with full-cycle experience, from talent sourcing and attracting diverse candidates to interviewing and hiring employees who are a great fit for a successful, high-growth Series C Fintech company. Qualified candidates will have demonstrated success collaborating with department leaders, especially engineering and product, to understand their teams and hiring needs. You are able to source and attract diverse candidates through a variety of innovative and creative means. Our ideal Senior Recruiter holds an academic HR background combined with work experience in screening, interviewing, and assessing candidates. Ultimately, the responsibilities of the recruiter are to ensure our company attracts, hires, and retains the best employees while growing a strong talent pipeline.


  • Source to fill a strong, diverse pipeline for open positions. Craft and send targeted recruiting messages to passive candidates for current job openings.
  • Screen and sort candidates’ resumes and applications against job responsibilities.
  • Perform pre-screening calls to analyze applicants’ abilities and culture fit. Interview candidates to assess relevant knowledge, skills, experience, and aptitudes.
  • Act as the point of contact with candidates, facilitating the interview process, scheduling interviews with hiring managers and interview teams, and building influential candidate relationships during the selection process.
  • Understand PayJoy’s mission, products, services, and culture in order to promote the company’s reputation as a great place to work.
  • Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Senior Recruiter hiring multi-levels of engineers
  • Expertise in understanding and explaining job requirements
  • Hands-on experience with a variety of results-oriented sourcing methods
  • Solid ability to screen applicants and conduct different types of interviews
  • Familiarity with Applicant Tracking Systems/ATS (Lever a plus) and HR databases (BambooHR a plus) as well as the ability to produce and report on recruiting activity
  • Benefits

  • Company-funded health, dental, and vision insurance for employee and immediate family
  • Company-funded employee life and disability insurance
  • 401k contribution
  • Company holidays; 15 days of vacation (20 at 3rd year); unlimited sick leave
  • Annual fitness benefit ($500); professional development benefit ($2000), and international travel benefit ($2000)
  • Commuter benefit
  • Headphone benefit
  • About PayJoy
    PayJoy's mission is to deliver access to credit to the next billion people in emerging markets worldwide. Our unique mobile locking technology gives customers the ability to afford their first smartphone on credit, using the phone itself as collateral, and then provides further access to credit to help weather life's unexpected financial surprises and climb the ladder of economic well-being.

    Founded in 2015, today PayJoy has reached millions of customers in a dozen countries around the globe, including Mexico, Brazil, India, Kenya, and South Africa, and is on a strong growth path with support from major industry partners to bring credit to millions in the near future.

    PayJoy is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

    PayJoy Principles
    Finance for the next billion * Ownership * Break Through Walls * High-Bandwidth Communication * Transparency & Directness * Focus on Scale * Work-Life Balance * Embrace Diversity

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