Palo Alto Networks Researcher in Santa Clara, California

Palo Alto Networks® is the fastest-growing security company in history. We offer the chance to be part of an important mission: ending breaches and protecting our way of digital life. If you are a motivated, intelligent, creative, and hardworking individual, then this job is for you!

We are in search of a Sourcer to support ongoing talent needs and to actively seek to influence strategy, not just fulfill orders. This position encompasses all aspects of candidate generation and qualification from partnering with business leaders and recruiters on developing sourcing strategies based on candidate requirements, building and managing candidate pipelines, and proactively identifying and seeking out the best channels for sourcing across different business groups and geographies.


  • Develop, execute, and monitor candidate search campaigns using a variety of methods to produce quality candidates for difficult-to-fill positions.

  • Employ creative and innovative search techniques to generate a pool of candidates ranging from candidates early in their careers to more experienced level. Skillfully convert passive candidates.

  • Develop meaningful candidate analysis/assessments when presenting candidate slates.

  • Ensure candidates are moving through the hiring process in a timely manner

  • Ensure company complies with laws and regulations as it relates to online sourcing, staffing, and hiring practices

  • Meet with business leaders and recruiting staff on a regular basis to collaborate on optimum approaches to strengthen candidate pool, including annual recruiting strategies and diversity initiatives


  • Superb candidate management, organizational, negotiation and sales skills.

  • Strong influence skills, consultative with ability to handle high volume.

  • Ability to quickly become an expert in Palo Alto Networks products and market differentiation.

  • Professional, accountable, high energy and collaborative team player, yet the ability to work independently.

  • A self-starter and resourceful with ability to navigate through complexity

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