Be a trusted thought partner to deeply understand the business and solve complex issues through a people lens. Using an approach driven by data, develop a short and long term plan for the organization to ensure we continue to scale and achieve ambitious goals.
Provide expertise in key people domains including org design, scaling organizations, employee engagement, performance management, employee relations, total rewards, learning and development, recruiting etc., with ease.
Be a confidant and leadership coach across functional teams.
Contribute to the design and lead the rollout of key people programs (e.g., engagement action planning, performance management, compensation planning, development etc.) while also influencing the continuous improvement of these programs.
Be a leader and help us build out the broader People function as we continue to grow and scale.
Be a collaborative manager/partner that has a strong pulse of the office, a trusted partner to Niantics and leaders, and an influencer for our broader People team.
BA/BS degree and 8+ years of HR Business Partner, HR Manager or equivalent experience.
With particular experience in: organization design, coaching, diversity and inclusion, recruiting, performance management, employee relations, compensation and total rewards, talent management and/or conflict resolution.
You’re self-motivated, curious, highly collaborative, cool under pressure, can add levity to decompress tense situations, persistent in getting to the root of problems (and executing on solutions that solve them), and use great judgment - even in complex situations.
Niantic, Inc. is an American software development company based in San Francisco. Niantic is best known for developing the augmented reality mobile games Ingress, Pokémon Go, and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. The company was formed as Niantic Labs in 2010 as an internal startup within Google. The company became an independent entity in October 2015. It has offices in San Francisco, Bellevue, Los Angeles, Sunnyvale, Hong Kong, Tokyo, London and Zurich.