Top 5 Technical Recruiting Tips

CodeSignal

Technical recruiting isn’t an easy job. At CodeSignal , we talk to a lot of technical recruiters at leading organizations like Robinhood, Uber, and Square. Ask for technical assessment results instead of a resume to communicate that you value skills over pedigrees.

What is Technical Hiring and What Does a Technical Recruiter Do?

Contract Recruiter

One of the foremost challenges in recruiting and hiring is the skill gap between the Human Resources personnel involved in making hiring decisions and the employees hired for technical positions. Enter Technical Hiring. Technical recruiters come in three forms.

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18 Tools for Technical Recruiters

CodeSignal

Every technical recruiter uses a certain set of tools to find top technical talent. And with recruiters spending “… an average of 13 hours per week sourcing candidates for one role”, it’s no wonder why there’s such a demand for a more streamlined way of finding talent.

Elevate Your Technical Sourcing Game: A Guide for Technical Recruiters

Recruiting Daily

Technical recruiting is perhaps more complicated than it’s ever been at any point in the legitimate global history of sourcing and recruiting. Blog Posts Candidate Sourcing Featured HR Technology Interview Tools News Recruiting Resources Social Recruiting Sourcing Technology Trends codefights hiring hrtech software jobs tech recruiting tech sourcing technical recruitingThe modern landscape It’s a jungle out there.

5 Technical Recruiting Insights from Over 100K Coding Tests

SmartRecruiters

The demand for software developers is rapidly increasing, with the US Bureau of Labor Statistics projecting a 24 percent growth in the need for these skills between 2016-2026. With HACKERNOON reporting, “The software engineering shortage is not a lack of individuals calling themselves ‘engineers’, the shortage is one of quality?–?a a lack of well-studied, experienced engineers with a formal and deep understanding of software engineering.”.

7 technical recruiting trends for 2021 and beyond

Devskiller

A full year since the pandemic gripped the world and its impact on technical recruiting trends can not be understated. As tech recruitment professionals, staying innovative and ahead of your competitors is vital to succeed. The effect on tech recruitment trends are apparent too.

What All-Remote Technical Recruiting Looks Like: Quip’s 9 Tips for Candidates

PowerToFly

The pandemic's impact on collaborative software company Quip's technical recruiting team started slowly. Alan Leung, Quip's senior manager of technical recruiting, was in Tahoe with his wife and two friends when he got the news. "We

Best chrome extensions for IT sourcing and technical recruitment

Devskiller

We all know that sourcing and recruiting can be very time-consuming and at the same time you are expected to act as fast as possible. To make sourcing and recruiting faster and smoother you have to act smart and use tools to support you. Want to make your Gmail help you with recruiting or screening? We gathered most popular and useful Chrome extensions for sourcing and recruiting which can be very helpful for IT recruiters.

How to Recruit Me: Software Engineer

Glassdoor for Employers

I’m one of the talented, hardworking software engineers at our company. Talent Acquisition Recruiter Recruiting Software Engineer Technical RecruitingYo­­­­u’ve probably seen me around the office. I’m feeling pretty.

Technical recruitment is now easier with the new HackerEarth and Workable integration

Hacker Earth

This time around, we’ve added an integration with Workable , a leading hiring platform that enables recruiters and hiring managers to source and identify the right talent for their teams. The integration between HackerEarth and Workable facilitates an efficient way for recruitment teams to screen candidates and streamline the technical recruitment workflow. Setting up the recruitment workflow . 5 reasons you should use tech recruitment software.

Top 2020 Technical Recruiting Trends and Predictions from the Experts

CodeSignal

It’s pretty clear that the technical recruiting industry is highly competitive. Candidates have options – which means organizations need to be ahead of the top technical recruiting trends to attract and hire the best talent out there.

Candidate screening process in IT recruitment – 11 tools for technical recruiters

Devskiller

After sourcing, candidate screening process in IT recruitment is the second most time-consuming stage. There are several different assessment and screening tools which help you get through your IT recruitment process smoother and these tools will save your time and money. In case of IT recruiting it is not only a matter of confirming information in a resume or verifying behavioral or decision-making traits but also it often includes technical screening.

[Webinar] “State of Software Engineers: Using Data Insights to Meet Your 2021 Recruiting Goals”

HIRED

In our recent panel-style webinar, “State of Software Engineers: Using Data Insights to Meet Your 2021 Recruiting Goals,” we featured industry leaders from Amazon and General Assembly , and Hired.

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Where is a Technical Recruiter to turn to?

Recruiting Blogs

The candidates you could source from CareerBuilder and Monster you would still have to pay the excessive fees and long contracts to source for candidates that wouldn't do your client any good or your recruiting business any good either? Oh yea, and our recruiting budget has been cut so we can't pay you the normal fees we used to so we could work on this for you at 15-20% or a flat fee (wtf?).

How many programming languages are there?

Devskiller

Programming languages utilize coding syntax to create software programs which then perform specific tasks. GitHub is a software development platform with over 40 million users. Did you know that there are approximately 6500 spoken languages in the world?

CHEATSHEET: How To Source Software Engineers

Entelo

While you won’t be writing lines of code or designing web applications as a technical recruiter, you still need a baseline understanding of software engineering to be successful.

A Gentle Introduction to SRE

Geekology

From the SRE title itself, we can conclude at a high level that their job is about making systems (think software, data, servers or other computing/networking resources) available and reliable to their users. Just like its close cousin, DevOps Engineer, SRE can be a challenging role to recruit for. The software development team focuses on creating new features and fixes. Software development related skills.

Using Time Back As Cash To Hire Developers | @SkyBetClive on The #SocialRecruiting Show

The Searchologist

Traditional hiring vs new ideas for recruiting developers Firstly, hiring Software Developers is a challenge for most recruitment or talent acquisition professionals at any time. Not to mention, with an estimated 5 job opportunities to 1 Software Developer in the UK.

How to source top software development candidates during and after COVID-19

Workable

There are many companies still hiring, particularly technology companies seeking engineering talent , and recruiters at such companies are adapting their strategies for sourcing and hiring. Need some tips on tech recruitment? Wooing top tech talent: Recruiting in the Boston tech scene.

I won’t attend your algorithmic test interview

Devskiller

How do software developers hire top-notch tailors? Algorithmic test interview questions: the bane of recruiting. They do verify a candidate’s abstract analytical skills, as well as solid CS and Math background which are both important traits in software engineering.

How to reduce candidate drop off rate in tech [7 tips & strategies]

Devskiller

Considering how competitive it is to recruit developers specifically, it’s necessary to design a recruitment process in a way that is candidate friendly due to a competitive market. We also shed light on why we believe technical screening interviews and tests are the way to go.

How to Hire Software Developers: 4 Ways to use Hiretual’s AI Sourcing

Hiretual

Sourcing or hiring software developers or any IT and tech role in this globalized market is not always an easy task. The normal challenges of having multiple branches of technical expertise while having few tech-specific platforms is enough to frustrate any recruiter.

How to Hire Software Developers: 4 Ways to use Hiretual’s AI Sourcing

Hiretual

Sourcing or hiring software developers or any IT and tech role in this globalized market is not always an easy task. The normal challenges of having multiple branches of technical expertise while having few tech-specific platforms is enough to frustrate any recruiter.

Sourcing tools you never knew you always needed

Devskiller

Regardless of whether you have been a recruiter for years or are just starting out on your HR adventure, good sourcing tools can completely change the whole process, for the better of course. Here you will find a list of tools for both beginners and experienced recruiters. Recruit’em.

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Creating software with a framework vs library: what tech recruiters need to know

Devskiller

In this article, you will find out: Why a tech recruiter needs to know about software frameworks and libraries. Why do I need to know about software frameworks and libraries? These are then ready to be used in (“plugged into”) a software program.

Objectively Measuring Code Quality

CodeSignal

“All of the software engineering candidates seem equally qualified. For technical recruiters like you, it’s very frustrating to hear these words from your engineering department. After all, you’ve worked hard to fill the funnel with highly qualified candidates, host interviews, coordinate technical assessments, and schedule on-site visits. Too Generic to Be Useful – Your company has very specific requirements when it comes to recruiting technical talent.

Objectively Measuring Code Quality

CodeSignal

“All of the software engineering candidates seem equally qualified. For technical recruiters like you, it’s very frustrating to hear these words from your engineering department. After all, you’ve worked hard to fill the funnel with highly qualified candidates, host interviews, coordinate technical assessments, and schedule on-site visits. Too Generic to Be Useful – Your company has very specific requirements when it comes to recruiting technical talent.

Choosing an ATS Software: 9 Experts Share Their Tips

MightyRecruiter

It’s the dashboard of the recruiter’s day-to-day tracking and communication, and it can be downright tough to pick one applicant tracking system over another. ATS Buying Decision Makers “The biggest factors in choosing an ATS are related to the size and growth plans of your company, how your company recruits candidates, and cost. First, what level of recruiting are you doing? It should be not only a great experience for recruiters, but for the candidates as well.

The Bottlenecks that Bog Down Your Recruiting Process

CodeSignal

Tired of feeling bogged down by recruiting bottlenecks? It’s easy to feel overworked and underappreciated as a technical recruiter. They need technical talent — and lots of it. Although you can’t change the demand for high-caliber engineering talent, you can take proactive steps to identify and streamline your recruiting process. Common Bottlenecks Facing Technical Recruiters. After all, recruiting is a numbers game — or is it?

The Bottlenecks that Bog Down Your Recruiting Process

CodeSignal

Tired of feeling bogged down by recruiting bottlenecks? It’s easy to feel overworked and underappreciated as a technical recruiter. They need technical talent — and lots of it. Although you can’t change the demand for high-caliber engineering talent, you can take proactive steps to identify and streamline your recruiting process. Common Bottlenecks Facing Technical Recruiters. After all, recruiting is a numbers game — or is it?

[Webinar] “State of Software Engineers: Using Data Insights to Meet Your 2021 Recruiting Goals”

HIRED

In our recent panel-style webinar, “State of Software Engineers: Using Data Insights to Meet Your 2021 Recruiting Goals,” we featured industry leaders from Amazon and General Assembly , and Hired. The webinar also featured exclusive advice and recruiting tips from Jonathan Kidder , Technical Recruiter II at Amazon (and creator of Wizard Sourcer ) as well as insights from the hiring manager perspective from Dave Walters , Hired’s very own CTO.

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How to screen C and C++ developer programming skills to find the best – guide for IT recruitment

Devskiller

What should an IT Recruiter know about C and C++? C and C++ glossary for technical recruiters. C and C++ interview questions to ask during a phone/video technical interview. Technical screening of C or C++ developer skills using an online coding test. Most other programming languages are built using C and most software exposes its functions in C. What should an IT Recruiter know about C and C++? C and C++ glossary for technical recruiters.

How to source and recruit software developers on GitHub

Workable

You want to build meaningful relationships within the technical community instead of blasting out generic emails. While not necessarily branded as a recruitment site, it can help you get more information about coders’ projects, interests, and collaborations. Here at Codility , we use GitHub (among other sites) to source and recruit developers. In fact, we’ve filled two technical positions using GitHub in the past year. How to recruit on GitHub. Blog Recruiting

50 recruitment stats HR pros must know in 2017

Devskiller

However, learning takes time and it’s no secret that recruiters are busy people. In order to save you time, we’ve compiled a list of top 50 recruitment statistics HR pros must know in 2017, based on research by The Bureau of Labor Statistics, Harvard Business Review, LinkedIn, Glassdoor, Deloitte, MRINetwork, Jobvite, Capterra, Edelman Trust Barometer, NFIB, Future Workplace, Career Arc, PayScale, and Society for Human Resources Management.

Top 12 recruiting software for hiring technical talent

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Continuing our two-part post on technical recruitment (Read: What is technology recruiting? ), we put together a list of recruiting software tools tech recruiters can use, in no particular order. Top recruiting software tools are. Recruit (HackerEarth). Download our FREE eBook: A complete guide to Talent Assessment Software . Also read: 5 reasons you should use Talent Assessment Software ). HackerEarth (Recruit).

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How to Find Tech Talent on GitHub, Hacker News & Stack Overflow

Entelo

The internet has created a million talent pools of every variety, but when you’re looking for technical hires a few places in particular stand above the rest: GitHub, Stack Overflow, and Hacker News. The ever-tightening technical hiring market has turned these communities into essential talent sources for recruiters, yet finding the right candidates still comes down to knowing the particular rules, lingo and cultures that fuel these destinations.

Choosing an ATS Software: 9 Experts Share Their Tips

MightyRecruiter

It’s the dashboard of the recruiter’s day-to-day tracking and communication, and it can be downright tough to pick one applicant tracking system over another. The biggest factors in choosing an ATS are related to the size and growth plans of your company, how your company recruits candidates, and cost. While this can be a big commitment, it substantially outweighs the negative impact on their internal processes of investing in the wrong applicant software.

CodeSignal Customer Stories: Wizeline

CodeSignal

“You would be wrong to assume that CodeSignal is just like any other other tool to automate technical recruiting on the markets. CodeSignal should be your weapon when it comes to attracting technical talent.” – Vidal Gonzalez, Wizeline CTO. Wizeline builds scalable software solutions (like AI-driven chatbots) for its customers. This meant that they needed a strong recruitment system. Ceci and her team tried CodeSignal Recruiter’s sourcing service.

31 must follow blogs for tech recruiters in 2016

Devskiller

Recruiting tech talents is a tough job. To recruit in IT field you need to adapt to new methods of recruiting and constantly try them out, to see what combination works and brings you the most and best candidates. In order for you to stay up to date with trends in tech recruiting market we gathered Top 31 blogs that will help you find and recruit best programmers. We divided them into 4 groups of blogs: Recruiting the best programmers. Social recruiting.

How to source and recruit software developers on GitHub

Workable

You want to build meaningful relationships within the technical community instead of blasting out generic emails. While not necessarily branded as a recruitment site, it can help you get more information about coders’ projects, interests, and collaborations. Here at Codility , we use GitHub (among other sites) to source and recruit developers. In fact, we’ve filled two technical positions using GitHub in the past year. How to recruit on GitHub.