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Splunk University Recruiting Operations Coordinator (Long-term Contract) in San Francisco, California

Are you extremely collaborative, detail-oriented, and are passionate about providing an extraordinary candidate experience? Do you have polished customer service skills? Do you have the ability to handle a high volume of tasks with contending priorities? Are you organized and do you consider yourself an expert task juggler or puzzle builder?


Splunk is seeking stellar Full-Cycle Recruiting Coordinator who will support our Products Recruiting Team to attract and hire the top intern and new graduate candidates that will be key to building our next generation platform and products. You will be working in a team oriented environment, supporting a global Recruiting and Human Resources organization, and reporting into our Global University Recruitment Manager. In this role, you will be tasked with forming successful relationships with our internal clients.


  • Prepare employment agreements for domestic and international candidates

  • Onboard international and local employees in our HRIS system

  • Work with employees across multiple time zones

  • Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner

  • Maintain confidentiality and discretion throughout projects and tasks

  • Multi-task to manage a heavy workload and prioritize effectively

  • Meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Complete projects as needed and anticipate/ identify potential issues

  • Operate independently with minimal supervision

  • Maintain professional demeanor and remain calm under pressure

  • Exercise good judgment and initiative

  • Run and monitor background checks

  • Planning, scheduling, and hosting batch recruiting days

  • Designing and coordinating epic events to attract talent (i.e. meet ups, hackathons, recruiting days)

  • Scheduling interviews - onsite, remote, and via skype, vidyo or webex

  • Coordinating and booking travel including flights and hotels for our candidates

  • Hosting candidates while onsite to ensure an amazing candidate and hiring manager experience

  • Assisting with overall candidate management

  • Ensuring a positive candidate experience no matter where the interview takes place

  • Some sourcing assistance


  • Prior event coordination experience

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in a dynamic HR or Recruiting related role or prior customer service experience

  • Strong calendar management skills

  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio)

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to establish relationships externally and internally with individuals across all functions of our organization

Nice to Haves

  • Applicant Tracking System (Jobvite, Workday, etc.) or HRIS experience preferred

  • Experience working with an in-house Recruiting or Human Resources team

  • Outlook calendaring experience

  • Prior experience communicating in a multicultural, multinational environment with team members who are based in the US and Internationally

  • Knowledge of employment guidelines and practices


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent preferred

About Splunk

Splunk was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most complex areas of big data—generated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile phone location data, website clickstreams, social data, sensors, RFID and much more.

Splunk is focused specifically on the challenges and opportunity of taking massive amounts of machine data, and providing powerful insights from that data. IT insights. Security insights. Business insights. It’s what we call Operational Intelligence.

Since shipping its software in 2006, Splunk now has over 13,000 customers in more than 110 countries around the world. These organizations are using Splunk to harness the power of their machine data to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Innovation is in our DNA – from technology to the way we do business. Splunk is the platform for Operational Intelligence!

Splunk has more than 2,700 global employees, with headquarters in San Francisco, an office in San Jose, CA and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.

We’ve built a phenomenal foundation for success with a proven leadership team, highly passionate employees and unique patented software. We invite you to help us continue our drive to define a new industry and become part of an innovative, and disruptive software company.

Benefits & Perks: Wow! This is really cool!

SF Only

Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO, sick leave, stocked micro kitchens in Splunk offices, catered lunches on Mondays, catered breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer, “Fun Fridays”.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Non SF

Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO and sick leave. Our work environments vary by location however we believe in hosting amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, catered lunches on Mondays and breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer and “Fun Fridays”.

This isn’t a job – it’s a life changer – are you ready?

Individuals seeking employment at Splunk are considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws. Click here to review the US Department of Labor’s EEO is The Law notice. Please click here to review Splunk’s Affirmative Action Policy Statement.

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