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Great article on interviewing tips: 9 Signs you didn’t land the job.. by Amanda Augustine..

As a recruiter, having sent many software developers, managers, and vice presidents on interviews with backgrounds in java, .net, ruby, javascript, nosql, aws etc, it’s always about the competition. How many other candidates are interviewing for the same position? How do you compete?  At Techpros, we prepare every candidate we send on an interview beforehand […]

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Software company to tag texts with scents..unbelievable!

Thought this was a great article on a very cool new technology! .. Written by Sara Castellanos Technology Reporter- Boston Business Journal , May 7, 2014, 3:54pm EDT  French startup that lets users tag texts with scents will open office in Cambridge A French startup that has developed technology that lets users attach scents — such […]

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Software industry counter offers.. then and now!

In the olden days of recruiting, back in the 80’s and 90’s. Software Recruiters believed that accepting a counter offer would likely lead to disastrous results. Tales of companies firing candidates months after they accepted a counter offer were rampant. In those days,  if a software engineer with C++, linux kernel or windows  gave notice, the company […]

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Keeping in touch with your candidates during the interview process

The software engineering market is very strong. There are multiple companies hiring for similar people. Recently, a java software engineer candidate shared a story with me. He said that he interviewed at software company X.. a company doing work involving big data . The platform is java, ruby and linux. He interviewed for a senior role […]

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Great article!.. “Feedback is the Breakfast of Champions: 10 Tips for Doing it Right”

At Techpros, we feel that feedback is critical. For the software engineers, managers, directors and VP’s that we represent, when we send someone on an interview, we think it’s critial to have as much feedback as possible, both positive and negative, especially if the interview didn’t go as well as we all had hoped. Also, […]

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Thought this was a great article for everyone..

The Unexpected Antidote to Procrastination by Peter Bregman  |   9:00 AM May 10, 2013 A recent early morning hike in Malibu, California, led me to a beach, where I sat on a rock and watched surfers. I marveled at these courageous men and women who woke before dawn, endured freezing water, paddled through barreling waves, […]

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Software Architect – Java for 495 belt / Boston area company

Seeking a Software Architect – Java 495 Belt, Boston area. Growing global e-commerce software company is building out their web platform to scale due to business success. They are seeking a Java Software Architect to play a key role. You will lead and mentor and should have experience in financial trading systems, big data, or […]

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Seeking a Vice President of Engineering for Software Start-up!

We are seeking a Vice President of Software Engineering for our client, a VC funded start-up located in the greater Boston area. This invidual will manage both local and remote teams. This is a great opportunity to create processes and manage teams building and shipping products on time. Any of SaaS, Cloud, Distributed Company, Web, […]

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High Performance Computing ( HPC) System Engineer

Our client is a very successful, entrepreneurial, profitable, industry leading systems integrator for HPC, High Performance Computing, located north of Boston area. They have been growing at an astounding rate and are in an emerging, growth market. This is great opportunity for your next career move! Job Description: Required: Minimum BS in Computer Science .prefer […]

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Seeking Vice President of Engineering for Boston area start-up!

Our client is a VC funded start-up located in the greater Boston area. We are seeking a VP of Engineering to manage both local and remote teams. This is a great opportunity to create processes and manage teams building and shipping products on time. Any of SaaS, Cloud, Distributed Company, Web, Java, C++, Ruby, Ec2. […]

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