Talent Acquisition Partner – Internal, Game Dev

Job Overview

Do you enjoy fast-paced, fast growth environments? Do you want to make a difference? Is gaming your thing? If yes to one or all of these things, then this could be the right opportunity for you!

Wargaming’s Global Talent Acquisition team is on the lookout for an experienced Recruitment Consultant to support Wargaming Sydney. As a recruiting partner to the business, you’ll work directly with hiring managers to build hiring strategies, source top talent and drive business critical hiring decisions.

The ideal candidate will have experience working within the technology sector in a full-cycle recruiting environment.


What will you do?
  • Partner with key stakeholders (business and HR) to understand and determine short and long term hiring needs aligned to business goals

  • Take a consultative approach to establishing effective working relationships with hiring managers and leaders in Sydney, developing effective recruiting strategies to meet hiring needs

  • Use innovative, leading edge sourcing techniques to map, attract and engage top talent, with a heavy focus on passive candidates

  • Drive the assessment process with hiring managers. Ensure candidates are assessed in a structured, consistent way, ensuring key role success requirements are measured through the process

  • Manage overall execution against hiring goals for Wargaming Sydney. On occasion, provide hiring support to other Wargaming studios, e.g. in rest of APAC

  • Stay current on industry trends and consult with hiring teams on how to successfully hire talent

  • Partner with recruiters from other regions. Become an active member of the Wargaming Global Talent Acquisition team


What are we looking for?
  • Significant experience in technical/ IT recruiting, ideally from within a video gaming, technology or entertainment organisation. Proven track record of delivery

  • Experience recruiting regionally, including relocating interstate and overseas candidates

  • Have extensive experience designing, assessing, deploying and optimising talent sourcing campaigns and initiatives

  • Demonstrated success building impactful partnerships with hiring managers and business leaders

  • Proven experience building and cultivating long term relationships with prospective candidates; effective at engaging passive candidates at various levels

  • Have deep knowledge of the local market in Australia, as well as the ability to source talent worldwide

  • Data driven and focused on measuring impact and ROI of recruitment effectiveness

  • Demonstrated strong organisational skills

  • Team player who enjoys collaboration to achieve the best results

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • High level of attention to detail and proactiveness

  • Comfortable using recruitment management systems, leveraging its full functionality


    About Wargaming:

    Wargaming Sydney is one of the largest AAA development studios in Australia, and is the Aussie branch of Wargaming.net. We are the creators of the award-winning BigWorld Technology which powers Wargaming’s massively popular online games. The team currently works on new IP, established titles, and advanced technologies.

    We are a group of highly talented individuals who have come together to create the Wargaming Sydney family.

    At Wargaming Sydney we offer all our employees a unique bespoke benefits package which includes options for subsidised private health care, fitness/gym memberships and entertainment budgets. We also offer breakfast every day, a weekly company-provided lunch, fully stocked gaming room and much, much more…

    We’ve been voted a Great Place to Work, and are endorsed as an Employer for Women by Work180. We believe in equal opportunities for all and have created a workplace where all of our team can feel supported and included. Furthermore, we’ve zero tolerance for workplace bullying, discrimination, and harassment. We encourage applications from those who are traditionally underrepresented in the technology industry, and all applicants will receive consideration equally.

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    Sydney, Australia


    Reports to

    Head of Global Talent Acquisition



    Human Resources