Head of Admissions, MLH Fellowship

  • Fellowship
  • New York, United States

Head of Admissions, MLH Fellowship

Job description

Major League Hacking (MLH) is looking for someone to join our growing family and New York City office (presently remote) as Head of Admissions for the MLH Fellowship. You will be responsible for helping us surface incredible students to join the MLH Fellowship and help connect them with jobs after they graduate.

The MLH Fellowship is an educational internship alternative, where MLH Fellows have the opportunity to collaborate on software with mentorship of professional software engineers.

We truly believe that this program can change the face of technology education and hiring, helping computer science students learn the skills that they’re not getting in the classroom, but are necessary to join the workforce.

You will:

  • Create a sustainable method of evaluating applicants for the MLH Fellowship. In our first class of Fellows, we had over 20,000 applicants for a total class of 110. You’ll help us ensure that we can continue to meet the demand of our applicants and evaluate applications effectively to select the best possible class of MLH Fellows. You’ll ensure that the experience of applying to the MLH Fellowship is awesome and select students who meet our high standards.
  • Make connections between MLH Fellows and companies that lead to offers. Using the unique data the MLH Fellowship provides and the knowledge, interests, and experience of the MLH Fellows you’ll match them with partner companies who have the potential to hire them. Success will be measured by the number of placements you make.


  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options
  • Medical, dental, vision benefits and 401K
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Weekly team lunches
  • Travel opportunities


  • 2+ years of experience in a recruiting firm or related role, this is a hard requirement
  • Knowledge of or background in technology, developer experience is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Process driven and detail oriented personality
  • Exceptional organizational ability
  • Ability to create strong connections