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Contract Technical Recruiter

Miami, Florida, United States
January 26, 2017

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Miami Beach FL *****


Contract Technical Recruiter

Highly skilled Sr. Technical Recruiter with more than 15 years of broad Corporate HR & Agency-based Global Talent Acquisition. Full-cycle recruitment across all corporate levels from specialized technical positions to senior management and executive roles. Utilizing the latest mobile, web and app technology to deliver smart, cost-effective solutions to corporate clients from South Florida through to Silicon Valleys’ top employers.

Functional Experience

Information Technology

Sales Marketing

Finance Accounting Tax

Cloud Engineering

Executive Sr. Mgmt.

HR Administration Legal

Operations Management


Supply Chain & Logistics


Assurant Solutions July 2016 – Nov 2016

Sr Technical Recruiter (contract) Miami, FL

A Fortune 500 company, Assurant focuses on insurance and is a leader in mobile device protection; vehicle protection; renters’ insurance; lender-placed homeowners’ insurance. Provided staff augmentation recruiting services for the IT division supporting locations in Florida, Texas, Pennsylvania, Oregon, Georgia.

Pierpoint International Jan 2014 – June 2016

Lead Technical Recruiter Silicon Valley, CA

Pierpoint is a top 25 Global RPO & Recruitment Solutions Provider specializing in Technology Recruitment. Contracted to lead key projects in Silicon Valley as one of Pierpoints’ top performing contract recruiters. See Projects 1-5 below:


1)Calix Nov 2015 – Dec 2015

Team Lead & Sr. Recruiter Silicon Valley, CA

On-site team lead for 5 recruiters tasked to hire 100 HW & SW Engineers for this broadband solutions provider. Created optimized, multi-site, video interview project plan significantly reducing time to hire.

Key Optimization Initiatives

SMS based, targeted mobile campaign

Cloud-based,real-time Reporting Dashboard

Designed cloud-based, Candidate Portfolio

Implemented Point & Click Video Interview

2)Symantec /Veritas CTO Office June – October 2015

Sr. Technical Recruiter Silicon Valley, CA

Led technical sourcing for Veritas Chief Technology Office in preparation for spin-off and sale of company to Carlyle Group. Sourced key technical roles in Software Engineering, Cloud Platforms, Product Management, Software Security and User Experience. Sale of Veritas closed Nov/2015.



Key Optimization Initiatives

Candidate Calibration Initiative

Direct to candidate communication strategy

SMS based, targeted mobile campaign

Cloud-based,real-time Reporting Dashboard

Cloud-based, Candidate Portfolio

Integrated SMS to Calendar Scheduling

3)FORTINET . Sept. 2014 – Dec 2014

Sr. Recruiter Silicon Valley, CA

Technical sourcing for HW & SW Engineering roles for this leading enterprise-level network and cyber security solutions provider.

4)OPENTEXT Corp. Sept. 2014 – Dec 2014

Sr. Recruiter (Remote)

Drove nationwide recruiting effort to rebuild Enterprise Sales Organization in fifteen major markets for this Enterprise Information Management leader. Sourced Sr. Director and Sr. Enterprise Sales Executives.

Key Optimization Initiatives

Candidate Performance Metrics Calibration

SMS based, targeted mobile campaign

Cloud-based, real-time Dashboard

Cloud-based, Candidate Portfolio

5)Cable & Wireless Communications Jan 2014 to Aug. 2014

Manager, Global Talent Acquisition Miami, FL

Led international team of 4 recruiters to replicate the entire head office operations of this Global Telecom Operator as they relocated their UK headquarters from London to Miami. Project required 150 new hires across all corporate functions.

Key Deliverables

150 new hires in 8 months

International Relocation & Immigration

US-based Relocation & Temporary Housing

Global Realignment - Procurement Function

Multi-Country/Currency Compensation

US/Caribbean/Latin America/UK

International Interview Schedule (6 zones)

Global Video Interview Platform

Key Optimization Initiatives

Group SMS Sourcing

SMS Interactive Campaign

Global Video Interview

Video Interview Archive

Concurrent Recruitment

Real-time Cloud Dashboard

Cloud Candidate Portfolio

Automated References

Electronic Offers

International Recruiters Group Dec 1999 –Dec 2013

Senior Recruitment Consultant Miami, FL Toronto

Recruiters Group is a full-service staffing firm serving clients in Information Technology, Wireless, Telecom, Pharmaceutical, Civil Engineering, Commercial & Residential Construction, Home Warranty. Positions ranged from IT, Marketing, Sales, Senior Management, Operations and Supply Chain.



State of Florida International Trade Mission: Exclusive provider of bilingual recruiting services to international trade delegation from Spain seeking to set up business operations in the U.S.

US Office Served clients nationwide in:

Canadian Office Served clients nationwide in:

Telecom, Wireless, Data Centre

Civil Engineering, Highway Construction

Residential and Commercial Construction

Telecom, Wireless, Broadband, Internet

Loyalty/Affinity Marketing

Home Warranty, Pharmaceutical

Telus Mobility/Clearnet Aug/96 – Sept/99

Sr. Technical Recruiter Toronto, ON

Contracted to hire all technical staff prior to IPO and nationwide launch of PCS Mobile Phone Service to compete with incumbents Rogers Wireless & Bell Mobility.

Hired 1000 technical staff in 3 years

Launched Campus Recruitment Program

Initiated Key Resource/Retention Program

Established Technical Compensation Plan

Hired all IT, Engineering, Human Resources & Admin staff nationwide.

Implemented web-based recruitment and candidate management system


The University of Western Ontario

MBA, (Nortel Networks Scholarship)

BA, Business Administration


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