• Talent & Culture Specialist

    Location US-MA-Burlington
    Job ID
    Human Resources - Learning & Development
    Pos. Type
    Full Time
  • Company Overview

    At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them.  We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology.


    Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.

    Job Summary

    The Role


    Are you an energetic, motivated and creative person? As the Talent & Culture Specialist you will partner closely with the broader T&OD team and other HR team members to deliver some of our most critical people and culture initiatives. In this role you will participate in planning, development and execution of Nuance’s onboarding and exit processes, employee engagement measurement and action planning, diversity & inclusion programs, community outreach activities and various culture initiatives.


    Key responsibilities include:


    Onboarding Program Management:

    • Facilitate and manage corporate onboarding processes across for our global employee base, including both new and acquired employees and managers
    • Prioritize and implement relevant process enhancements to ensure delivery of an integrated and timely orientation and onboarding program

    Employee Listening and Engagement:

    • Support employee listening and engagement activities, including planning and executing employee surveys (i.e., engagement, onboarding, exit), interpreting and analyzing data and employee feedback, designing training resources and partnering with various HR and business stakeholders to communicate results

    Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) and Community Impact:

    • Program management and delivery of various D&I and Community Impact initiatives and priorities through partnership with internal and external stakeholders. This includes, but is not limited to, assisting with refining the D&I strategy and roadmap for Nuance and developing and implementing targeted programs that promote a diverse and inclusive environment across the organization (i.e., Employee Resource Groups, inclusive training and professional opportunities, etc.).
    • Other activities include targeted community outreach and philanthropic initiatives that support Nuance’s overall corporate social responsibility strategy

    Culture Initiatives:

    • Partner with broader T&OD and HR teams and various business leaders to facilitate and execute a variety of strategic culture initiatives for Nuance’s global populations. This includes, but is not limited to, employer branding activities, employee communication, recognition initiatives,

    Evaluation and Metrics:

    • Support the measurement/effectiveness of T&OD initiatives across the business and assist in identifying and implementing changes and improvements as appropriate
    • Perform special projects as required

    Role Requirements

    • Demonstrated ability and initiative to analyze and resolve problems quickly, efficiently and collaboratively
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills using a variety of communication channels
    • Experience with HR policies and practices
    • Ability to manage multiple global projects at once
    • Demonstrated problem solving skills
    • Proven collaboration and internal/external consulting skills
    • Strong project management and organizational skills with clear attention to detail
    • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint require. Experience with Office 365, Talent Management Systems a plus
    • Working knowledge of survey methodologies, analytics, KPIs and reporting dashboards

    Personal Characteristics

    • Impeccable integrity and ethics
    • Intelligent, systems thinker who is agile and thoughtful in approach
    • Ability to actively engage with key stakeholders across the business
    • Connected learner who has a thirst for knowledge and high level of curiosity
    • Proven team player with strong collaborative mindset
    • Ability to grasp issues quickly and appropriately to prioritize work to get the job done

    Education & Experience

    • Bachelor’s degree required with minimum of 3 years’ experience or advanced degree
    • Master’s degree in Organizational Psychology, Business Administration or closely related field preferred


    Additional Information

    Nuance offers a compelling and rewarding work environment. We offer market competitive salaries, bonus, equity, benefits, meaningful growth and development opportunities and a casual yet technically challenging work environment. Join our dynamic, entrepreneurial team and become part of our continuing success.


    Nuance Communication Inc.  is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement is available here. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please call 781-565-5000 – Human Resources Department and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.


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