Business Recruiter

Palo Alto, CA

Gen Z is the generation of the side hustle. 💪🏻 They’re creators. 👩‍🎤 They’re freelancers. 🧑‍💻 They’re investors. 👩‍💼 And they’re not afraid to take on challenges, especially when it comes to their finances - and we’re here for it.

Step is a next-generation financial services company building a better banking experience to help teens and young adults achieve financial independence and knowledge at an earlier age. We’re on a mission to improve the financial future of the next generation by empowering teens to start their financial journey today. Step is a well-funded Series C company that has raised more than $175M, focused on disrupting the banking industry through a differentiated mobile-first consumer experience.

Teens and families love our product. We eclipsed 1 million customers in just four months after launch and have now crossed 2 million customers after less than 9 months on the market. If you’re looking to join a fast-growing company with a strong mission and vision that puts people first, we want to meet you!

The Role

Step is looking for an experienced Business Recruiter to own end-to-end recruiting efforts for a variety of roles across Growth, Ops, Customer Experience, and G&A teams. Hiring amazing talent is one of the most important areas for the entire company and this is a unique opportunity to join our recruiting team at an early stage. Come and help us build and shape the future of Step as a top-tier fintech company! 


  • Own full-cycle recruiting across various pipelines on Business, Ops, Growth, and G&A teams at Step
  • Work directly with Step's CEO, COO, and the leadership team on recruiting strategy to attract and hire the best talent
  • Drive a variety of sourcing tools to engage passive talent in addition to owning inbound application buckets
  • Create amazing white-glove experiences for all candidates that engage in the recruiting process 

About You

  • 3+ years of full-cycle recruiting experience working in a dynamic, fast-growing company
  • Care deeply about the experience of every candidate, no matter the outcome      
  • Passionate to get to know each candidate's background and motivations to align with company hiring needs 
  • Thrive in an unstructured environment to build processes and implement best practices for hiring top talent
  • Sweat the details to master the craft of recruiting

Working at Step

  • Competitive salary based on experience, with full medical and dental benefits 💸
  • High potential for growth 📈
  • Stock in an early-stage startup 🤩
  • Flexible WFH and vacation policy 🏝
  • Employee referral program 👯‍♀️👯
  • Monthly stipend for Step Card testing ☕️
  • 401K plan 💪🏻

The team

Step was founded by financial industry veterans CJ MacDonald and Alexey Kalinichenko to provide teens and their families with financial tools for today’s modern-day banking needs and to promote financial literacy for the future. The founding team has 50+ years in combined financial technology experience across companies like Gyft, First Data, Square and Google.

About the team