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Candidate Engagement Manager

The LaunchCode Foundation
Saint Louis, MO
  • Posted: 10 days ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

LaunchCode is solving the tech talent gap and paving new pathways to upward mobility for aspiring developers through apprenticeships and job placement in technology. LaunchCode seeks a highly motivated person to evaluate LaunchCode applicants and connect promising individuals to opportunities in the world of technology. Do you like the idea of meeting people from all different backgrounds and hearing their stories? Got an earnest drive to open doors to opportunity for others? Love seeing the impact you can have on people's lives? If so, you've come to the right place. The Candidate Engagement Manager serves on LaunchCode's frontline, and is the lynchpin to the service LaunchCode offers. The Candidate Engagement Manager will help to market LaunchCode to potential candidates, assess their technical knowledge, and help them improve their technical skills. This individual will serve as LaunchCode's first point of contact for the general public, and people whom we can serve. Responsibilities: Review and evaluate applications to LaunchCode. Interview qualified candidates and assess their readiness for a job. Give feedback to candidates, connect them to resources, and mentor their professional development. Communicate with individuals who have questions about applying to LaunchCode. Coordinate with the Company Relations Team to identify good matches between jobs and candidates. Work with the Education Team to direct candidates to high quality resources, and provide feedback about the effectiveness of LaunchCode's educational programs. Qualifications: Excellent interpersonal skills. Excellent communicator and public speaker. Highly organized and detail oriented. Passion for helping others. Effective team member in high intensity environments and able to thrive under pressure. Knowledge of computer programming languages and technologies is a plus, but not necessary. We can help you learn these skills if necessary. Salary: Commensurate with experience and skills. Will include benefits.

The LaunchCode Foundation


Saint Louis, MO
63108 USA



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