Talent Acquisition Partner at Advanced Navigation

People and Culture, Full-Time, Sydney, AU sydney full-time
Posted a month ago

Advanced Navigation is one of the world’s most ambitious innovators in AI robotics and navigation technology across land, air, sea and space. While our main headquarters are in Sydney, we have multiple research facilities in Australia and sales offices around the world. Since 2011, the company has experienced great success and has progressed into several deep, new technologies. Our fields of expertise include underwater sonar, GNSS, radio frequency systems, inertial sensors, robotics, quantum sensors and photonics.
Today, Advanced Navigation is a supplier to some of the world's largest companies, including Airbus, Boeing, Google, Tesla, Apple, and General Motors. We aspire to be the catalyst of the autonomy revolution and our technology can be seen in exciting applications across the globe. 
Hydrus, our revolutionary underwater robot will help restore oceans to a flourishing state. You will find our navigation systems in the autonomous Indy race cars and thousands of Plus AI autonomous trucks. We help farmers adopt autonomous farming equipment and assist in various fields of research. Switching to software, our cloud-based drone management platform helps patrol beaches for emergency rescues and shark tracking. Off-planet, we will deliver a navigation system for the next NASA moon landing. The applications of our technologies are quite limitless - where there is autonomy, you will find Advanced Navigation.

Our People & Culture team leads the way in discovering and nurturing passionate engineers, designers, product managers, account executives, and more, who are eager to contribute to our enormous growth we are currently going through. We do this with a mixture of creativity, analytics and a sincere investment in every team member and/or candidate that Advanced Navigation meets. 

Reporting to the Global Talent Acquisition Lead, you will play an important role in helping Advanced Navigation scale and grow our already incredible team.


  • Providing support to our hiring managers on end to end recruitment best practice and processes;
  • Sourcing candidates using a variety of channels including LinkedIn, job ads, headhunting, employee & external referrals.
  • Managing the candidate experience including expectations throughout the recruitment process so they have a superior experience;
  • Negotiating offers of employment, conducting background checks and ensuring a successful on-boarding experience for all successful candidates;
  • Performing recruitment administrative tasks using our ATS - Lever
  • Qualifications and Experience

  • 5-8 years experience within a Talent Acquisition role, either from agency or internal recruitment 
  • Engineering recruitment experience, Ideally within the field of electronics, firmware, and software
  • Excellent at partnering effectively with hiring managers, other recruiters, and candidates
  • Engineering recruitment experience Ideally within the field of electronics, firmware, and software 
  • A top communicator
  • Highly coach-able with a constant desire to learn and grow
  • Strong desire to ensure the candidate experience is flawless
  • Essential Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management, driven to work quickly
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience in full cycle technical recruiting
  • Direct experience sourcing, screening, recruiting, and closing top-tier technical talent
  • Experience and familiarity with Applicant Tracking Systems (e.g. Lever, Greenhouse, Workable) to manage candidate communications
  • Practical knowledge around LinkedIn Recruiter, InMail, and the standard suite of recruiting communication tools
  • Proven success in creative sourcing strategies and thinking outside the box to identify hard-to-find candidates
  • What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

    You'll have access to industry-leading products with diverse applications within some of the most interesting and exciting projects worldwide. We’re growing a team of inspired, smart, and driven individuals from all sorts of backgrounds. With great opportunities for growth and variety, we strive to help each employee carve out the path that’s right for them.

    Apart from the above you will be doing your life's best work in a large, fun office in central Sydney close to all public transportation, with coffee and breakfast provided, to keep you going throughout the day.