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HR Specialist
Ref No.: 18-04413
Location: Plano, Texas
Position Type:In-House Employee
Implementation Partner Info
End Client:Kaygen, Inc.
KAYGEN is an emerging leader in providing top talent for technology based staffing services. We specialize in providing high-volume contingent staffing, direct hire staffing and project based solutions to companies worldwide ranging from startups to Fortune 500 and Managed Service Providers (MSP) across a wide variety of industries

Design, Implement and Execute talent acquisition strategies
o Participate in branding KAYGEN as a premium employer of choice in the marketplace.
o Develop plans to attract required skill sets that will ensure top talent is available to support KAYGEN objectives within the business unit.
o Act as a Talent consultant to shape the future recruiting capability of KAYGEN
o Support hiring managers in identifying interview evaluation criteria and competencies, establish a consistent and valid candidate assessment process
o Interface with hiring managers and candidates to negotiate and exchange information with all the levels of management.
o Deliver results with supervision and to effectively manage multiple projects and candidates
o Prepare and support hiring mangers during the interview process to ensure interviews are conducted efficiently and professionally.
o Manage candidate process and be an advocate to ensure internal and external equity
o Manage offer process, reference checks and salary recommendations.
o Prioritize multiple functions, task and manage time efficiently in a fast paced changing work environment.
o Achieve high levels of internal customer satisfaction and effectively balance employee advocacy with strong focus on business needs
o Research and provide recommendations to senior management for best hiring practices
o Research and analysis of current industry practices on hiring trends in the information technology industry.
o Prepare guidelines for hiring and recruitment practices based on the needs of the business, current practices, legal compliance issues.
o Research and develop new and creative sourcing strategies for open positions.
o Develop and maintain relationship with professional organizations, universities and network with professionals in the information technology field.
o Conduct initial interviews including providing candidates with general information about company and open positions.
o Identify necessary job duties, qualifications and skills for job openings.
o Perform and interpret background checks, review and recommend qualified candidates for open positions.
o Work with leadership and hiring managers to identify skill competencies
o Understand recruiting metrics as cost per hire, cycle time etc., review and classify applications/resumes for qualified open positions
o Initiate contact with possible candidates for specific job openings
o Provide information on job opportunities to potential candidates and guidance to eventual applicants
o Interview candidates to confirm work history, education, training, job skills and salary requirements
o Source candidates utilizing the job posting boards, resume spiders, in-house database, referrals, and other resources
o Utilize social media sites and events to generate contacts

At KAYGEN, we are always looking for dynamic, talented and experienced individuals. We invite you to join our team of talented IT professionals, consulting at client locations across the globe. Our culture is team-orientated; we strive to stand by our core values of respect, honesty and integrity. Our team of experienced staffing experts will work with you to find you the best opportunity. For more information please visit us at