Principal Sourcer Talent Acquisition - ( Remote Option )


Job Description
Our people are our most important resource, and that says a lot considering the products BAE Systems Electronic Systems develops. We develop and deliver a wide range of advanced technologies for the commercial and military electronics markets. Our portfolio includes flight and engine controls, electronic warfare and night vision systems, surveillance and reconnaissance sensors, mobile networked-communications equipment, systems integration, and environmentally friendly energy management systems.

We're looking for a highly skilled Sourcer to become one of these important resources who will find and attract more outstanding resources for our business. The ideal candidate will be current on Sourcing and Recruiting trends and technologies to include experience in Social Media Recruiting. If you have a passion for finding candidates others cannot, and are a creative, research-oriented, problem solver with excellent relationship building skills enthusiastic about helping individuals find promising careers, we want to hear from you.

As a member of our team, a Sourcer works closely with our recruiters and hiring managers to develop strategies to find and attract candidates for our Engineering, Operations/Quality, and FastLabs organizations. We conceive practical and creative ways to surface leading talent, and we invest a lot of time activating passive candidates through a highly engaged approach. We're passionate about delivering an awesome candidate experience, and that starts with the first conversation with a candidate, which is more often than not with a member of our Sourcing team.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Demonstrated success in recruiting passive candidates for hard to fill requisitions.
Utilization of Social Media in your sourcing approach.
Knowledge of Talent CRM tools, candidate pipelining, and email drip campaigning.
Motivated, research minded, creative problem solver and curious.
Experience using the latest sourcing tools and methods (Boolean Internet Search, Chrome Extensions, Social Media, LinkedIn etc.)
Detail-oriented in organizing, managing, and tracking candidate flow.
Outstanding customer service and relationship building skills
Ability to present new recruiting concepts to talent acquisition team
Willingness to attend job fairs, college info sessions, and customer strategy meetings

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.