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How to Land a Tech Job in Oregon

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1615 Southeast 3rd Avenue

#200

Portland, OR 97214

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Technology companies are booming in Oregon, with new cutting-edge organizations starting up or moving into our state faster than ever before. The number of tech jobs is expected to grow by 20 percent in the next decade. Opportunities are abundant and the compensation is great, with median salaries nearly double the state average in all other industries.

But how do you actually get a job in tech? Start by understanding the tech job market in our region. Then be ready to learn, engage, and talk tech with the right people. And, most importantly, focus on the right jobs for your skill set.

If you're ready to dive into a job in tech in 2018, this expert panel and networking event is for you!

Come to How to Land a Tech Job in Oregon, presented by Mac’s List, Simple, and Cinder Staffing.

Join us for a panel of industry experts as we discuss the future of tech jobs in Oregon and share tips for landing a tech job yourself.

Here's a sampling of what you'll learn

  • Discover avenues for starting and advancing your career in Oregon's growing tech scene
  • Understand the skill sets tech firms are looking for. (It's not just coders!)
  • Learn how tech recruiters find and vet candidates
  • How to translate your existing skill set and experience into the tech sector
  • Get actionable strategies for connecting with internal and external recruiters
  • Find opportunities in Portland's start-up scene

The panel of experts will discuss new job opportunities in the tech sector in 2018, including the diverse skill sets they are looking for, and the best strategies for getting your foot in the door.

Whether you’re looking to transition into the technology sector--or simply want to move up the ladder in your own tech career, this is the event for you. Space is limited, so register now!

Panelists:

  • Panelists to be announced soon!

Moderator:

  • Mac Prichard, Founder and Publisher, Mac's List

Program Schedule:

  • 5:30pm – 6:00pm: Networking
  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm: Panel discussion and audience Q&A
  • 7:45pm – 8:00pm: Networking and wrap-up

But wait... there's more!

  • Drinks and hors d’oeuvresto be served throughout the event

  • All paid registrants get a complimentary paperback copy of Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond), the complete Mac’s List guide to finding meaningful and rewarding work. (Pick up your book at the event)

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1615 Southeast 3rd Avenue

#200

Portland, OR 97214

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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