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FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: Time Inc. - Software Developer - Mobile | Cozi
Time Inc. is one of the world's most influential media companies, and they're seeking talented, innovative engineers who are exciting about working on a suite of new and existing consumer products, including the flagship Cozi Family Organizer. They also have these awesome benefits:
- Onsite Fitness Classes - great to have
- Health, Vision and Dental Insurance - must have
- Onsite Diversity Groups - including Women in Technology, LGBT employees and their partners, families, friends and co-workers, and more!
- Competitive retirement program - including 401(K)
- Flexible time off - awesome
- Advanced Movie Screenings - who doesn't love movie night?!
Their 'Healthy Babies' program offers free breast milk shipping while on business and a wide-range of healthcare resources and incentives for working mothers. To see all available opportunities with American Express, click here.
Finding a job after taking time off can be very difficult; a Returnship Program gives returning professionals an opportunity for a fresh start. To see all available opportunities with Dow Jones, click here.
They'll reimburse you up to $2,000 towards the cost of any courses, seminars, or books you need. To see all available opportunities with Intent Media, click here.
Flexible work, amazing benefits, and a decentralized operating structure, just waiting for you to make your mark in a thriving industry. To see all available opportunities with L3 Technologies, click here.
Nine employee-driven organizations foster an inclusive, engaged culture; drive business growth and innovation to help everyone succeed. To see all available opportunities with Raytheon, click here.
They offer the chance to contribute to the customer experience, support their team in and out of the office, and share their success as they continue to build the company. To see all available opportunities with Synchrony Financial, click here.
The pandemic's impact on collaborative software company Quip's technical recruiting team started slowly.
First, their roster of engineering interviewers started to dwindle as rising concerns about COVID-19 led some of them to start working from home in January and February, remembers technical recruiter Grace Kim. "We needed to rethink how we conducted our onsite interviews with a limited pool," she says.
Brittany Boardman went to her first interview with Stack Overflow without expecting much.
"I'm not technical, I'm not an engineer. And I wasn't necessarily looking [for a new job]. But Stack just blew me away," says Brittany of her first exposure to the company behind the world's largest and most trusted software developer and technologist community. "The people I met that day seemed like they genuinely liked coming to work. There was this cohesive belief in what the company was doing. I was converted pretty quickly after that interview—Stack was somewhere I wanted to join."
7 Tips from SoftwareONE's Khristy Young
Khristy Young is used to working hard.
She came to the U.S. from the Philippines at 19, computer science degree in hand, and landed her first job in tech, working in frontline support, at 21.
Balancing two full-time jobs — as a mom and [insert your title here] — has never been easy. Add to that the stress of the holiday season and a global pandemic, and your brain may well feel ready to explode.
If you're feeling overwhelmed these days, you're not alone. Hear how Ping Del Giudice, Director of Revenue Operations at Chainalysis and mother of two, has been coping amidst the chaos. (Spoiler alert: she's perfected her multitasking skills.)
What are your best work-life integration tips during this challenging time? Let us know in the comments.
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