Orbital ATK Careers

Talent Acquisition - Sourcer

Elkton, MD; Baltimore, MD; Northridge, CA; Plymouth, MN; Rocket Center, WV; Independence, MO; Mesa, AZ
Human Resources

Job Description

Job ID: DRT20182704-45368

Orbital ATK – Defense Systems Group is looking for a Sourcer to partner with Talent Acquisition team members in support
of hiring needs. The ideal candidate comes to us with experience in TA along with a passion for finding, engaging and evaluating great talent across a number of functional disciplines. This position can sit at any DSG location.

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

In this role, you’ll find, engage and evaluate external candidates for specific position requirements and culture fit. To do this effectively, you’ll partner with TA team colleagues to gain a deep, holistic understanding of our business and assigned role(s). Building strong and lasting relationships with colleagues and candidates is key, so you’ll possess an ability to communicate and collaborate effectively. You’ll use your advanced knowledge of talent sourcing methods to identify potential candidates across multiple disciplines, creating a robust pipeline of talent for both current and future openings.

Key Qualifications

  • 10+ years’ experience in TA/recruiting
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Experience in-house or staffing agency environment
  • Prior experience evaluating technical roles and functions
  • Prior candidate sourcing/screening/interview experience


  • Strong intellectual curiosity and a desire to deeply understand the business and assigned roles
  • Strong organizational skills and keen attention to detail
  • Flexible, resourceful, with a bias to action and willingness to do what is needed to get work done
  • Ability to identify commonalities in desired profiles among disparate roles and/or teams, to optimize candidate pipelines
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: +10 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Human Resources
Group: Defense