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Talent Acquisition Operations Manager

Req ID:  91361

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.
The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%.  But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.
SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.
SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 2,000 in North America and the Philippines. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.
We believe that our employees create our brand – with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:




SunPower is seeking a talented Recruiting Operations Manager to enable the scaling of our recruiting team by developing and delivering the most efficient and effective processes to ensure that we achieve our growth goals. You will support our recruiters in delivering the best candidate experience. We are looking for a candidate passionate about data and reporting with a background in talent acquisition.


Our recruiting organization supports hiring across North America and we operate in a highly dynamic environment. You will plan the recruiting operations in partnership with the recruiters and the business. You will ensure that our recruiters, sourcers and coordinators have access to and knowledge of the tools and processes for successful outsomes. You will collaborate with finance, HR operations, HRIS, and the HR Business Partners.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following (other duties may be assigned):


  • Planning and scaling recruiting operations
  • Responsible for the internal documentation of workflows and processes
  • Advanced use of recruiting and hiring analytics to position the recruiting team to make critical business decisions
  • Detect trends and insights and make recommendations to adjust the strategy to optimize the impact of the team
  • Develop a scalable capacity planning model; partner with Finance on headcount planning, capacity, tracking and requisition management
  • Recommend digital solutions to support the capacity planning modeling
  • Effectively project manage a portfolio of programs within the Talent Acquisition space
  • Translate data into a meaningful analysis and make data-driven recommendations, including hiring quality, candidate experience and cost per hire





Minimum requirements

  • B.S. in Human Resources, Communications, Marketing, or related discipline required. 3+ years’ experience, with at least 1 year of Talent Acquisition experience.
  • Knowledge in all full life-cycle recruiting components including, but not limited to, sourcing, qualifying, networking, assessing, legal considerations, job analysis, wage and salary trends, relationship management, and due diligence.
  • Strong bias for action and an ability to deliver results quickly. Demonstrated personal accountability, integrity, credibility and a role model for others.
  • Flexible but tenacious. Able to understand and align with the business and deal with senior leaders.
  • Must be able to manage competing demands while maintaining calm demeanor. Must be conceptual, creative, and innovative, resilient, adaptable and flexible.
  • Proven project management skills and operational rigor.
  • Demonstrated ability to articulate a vision, develop a project plan, and drive to completion.


Equal Employment Opportunity
The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company’s policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

SunPower Supports EEO

Accommodation for Applicants to SunPower Corporation
SunPower Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address to contact us about your interest in employment at SunPower Corporation: Please indicate in the subject that line of your email that you are requesting accommodation. Only candidates being considered for a position who require an accommodation will receive a follow-up response.



Availability of Affirmative Action Plan for Review

SunPower is a federal government contractor. As a part of the Company’s obligations under law, it must develop a written Affirmative Action Program (AAP) for the Disabled, Recently Separated Veterans, Armed Forces Service Medal Veterans, Disabled Veterans and Active Duty Wartime Or Campaign Badge Veterans and for Women and Minorities as specified by law. Non-confidential and non-proprietary aspects of the AAP are available for inspection by applicants and employees, consistent with applicable law, which will be made available during office hours by contacting the EEO Officer.




SunPower Values

  • Put Customers First
  • Win Together
  • Lead Decisively
  • Innovate Relentlessly
  • Do the Right Thing

Nearest Major Market: Austin

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