How to work with a Recruiter

How to work with a Recruiter

In the IT Field, job seekers are typically in one of two categories, they either work with recruiters all the time as contractors, corp to corp, or W2 hourly or they change jobs every few years. Those that work as contractors, typically have a specific skill set and niche that there might be a few recruiters they work with in that skill set -(Business Intelligence & ERP both come to mind). Others may work in a general area (Systems, Networking, Java, .NET,…

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New Opening: Sept 14th – Windows Systems Engineer – DFW Airport area

New Opening: Sept 14th – Windows Systems Engineer – DFW Airport area

Here is a new role that we have available with a client in the DFW Airport area. If you are interested, email me at brandon@dallasetechrecruiter.com They are looking for a Senior Level Windows Systems Engineer  Immediate need, will move quickly. If anyone comes to mind, we offer $500 referral bonus. Full-time, direct hire – DFW Airport area Senior Level Windows Systems Engineer  Here is what they are looking for: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience 5+ years in Infrastructure experience 5+…

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Dallas TechFest – Oct 10th @Gilleys in Downtown Dallas

Dallas TechFest – Oct 10th @Gilleys in Downtown Dallas

DALL☆S TECH FEST brings the best and brightest speakers from around the country to provide one day of incredible, densely packed content, focused on increasing your team’s ability to successfully deliver projects. This year we’re adding a strong focus on user experience (UX) and mobile development, ensuring you have the right skills at the right time. From iOS to Windows Phone,NodeJS to ASP.NET vNext, this is your time to learn. REGISTER NOW  

Calendar App – Mynd

Calendar App – Mynd

I have started to play with this iPhone Calendar app and really like it. You can add your LinkedIn Connections, add categories, and the daily display is a lot better than the standard iOS calendar. Give it a try!

Current Openings

Current Openings

.NET Web Developer Location: Fort Worth, Texas, local candidate please Type: Direct Hire Company: Strong stable history (20+ years), work/life balance, comfortable work environment, flex time, some remote work possible In-depth and varied professional experience including hands-on application architecture experience with .NET Frameworks and object-oriented and iterative development methodologies. 5+ years experience w/ software programming in an enterprise environment 5-10+ years of .NET Experience using C# (Mid-level to Senior experience)  Good Object Oriented Analysis and Design foundation and principles Web Development skills (CSS,…

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Time Management Article

Time Management Article

I saw this the other day from the Muse and thought I would share. I am going to try to incorporate some of these ideas. https://www.themuse.com/advice/how-to-bite-off-more-than-you-can-chewand-get-it-all-done   How to Bite Off More Than You Can Chew—and Get it All Done By Sarah Chang, April 06, 2014 Some days, I wake up and feel like everything is just moving too quickly. Dozens of emails poured in during the night. A handful of meetings, coffee chats, and calls are scattered throughout the day. There are…

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NY Times Article: Telecommuting

NY Times Article: Telecommuting

NY TIMES WE all know what telecommuting is and who does it. It’s working from home (or maybe a Starbucks), and it’s usually done by someone in their 20s, or a mother with small children. Well, no. Actually, the typical telecommuter is a 49-year-old college graduate — man or woman — who earns about $58,000 a year and belongs to a company with more than 100 employees, according to numbers culled from the Census Bureau’s annual American Community Survey. And…

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Job Postings

Job Postings

Here is some advice taken from Dice.com on job postings – Do’s and Dont’s Job Descriptions that Attract Candidates – A Technologist’s Perspective  / The Do’s and Dont’s of Creating Great Job Descriptions KateMatsudaira2 Kate Matsudaira, former CTO; founder of Popforms By Kate Matsudaira As someone who is a technology professional – and has hired tech staff and built teams at the senior level – I know first-hand that with any good job description, you first want to get inside the…

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