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General Assembly Atlanta

675 Ponce De Leon Avenue Northeast

Second Floor, Suite #W207

Atlanta, GA 30308

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Showcase & Happy Hour: Featuring the Latest Tech Talent in Atlanta!

Interested in hiring or mentoring tech talent? Curious to learn how General Assembly is supporting tech sector growth in Atlanta and view GA’s graduate portfolios and capstone projects? Come enjoy some refreshments and mingle while you discover your next potential team member at this exclusive event.

General Assembly welcomes hiring managers, recruiters, and anyone hiring User Experience (UX) Designers, Software Engineering, and Data Scientists to meet expert-trained, job-ready candidates.

Think of this as a reverse career fair, where you can see students’ final projects and talk individually with them. This is open house style, so come whenever you can and stay as long as you’d like - drinks are on us!

About Our Students

Our graduates are proactive, creative, collaborative, and motivated professionals ready to make a difference. Students come from a variety of backgrounds, including product management, engineering, non-profit management, law, government, science, hospitality, finance, and education.

Who You'll Meet

  • User Experience graduates are adept in full lifecycle design, from user research to sketching and ideation to building wireframes and clickable prototypes, using Sketch and Invision. UX designers have completed four full-lifecycle UX design projects, including a real-world client project and are looking to become UX Designers, UX researchers, product designers, project managers and more.

  • Full-Stack Software Developers: Skilled in Git, Javascript, jQuery, HTML, CSS, NodeJS, Python, Django, Node, Express, ReactJS, MongoDB and SQL, problem solving, planning, modeling and maintaining applications with client-API architectures.

  • Data science graduates are looking for roles as data scientists, data analysts, and data engineers and have experience in data visualization, regression and modelling techniques, machine learning, and tools like Python, SQL, Tableau, and Hadoop. Our skilled coders and statisticians have collected and transformed extremely large datasets into usable insights with predictive power.

Our intimate networking environment is ideal for getting to know potential hires on a deeper level and going beyond a cursory resume scan:

  • Review and discuss candidates’ portfolio projects

  • Chat about their work process, competencies, and experience during the program

  • Gain insight on how grads tackle challenges, perform under pressure, and collaborate across teams

  • Find the right cultural fit for your company with informal, one-on-one conversations

  • Make meaningful connections with top talent that you can hire for current and future opportunities

Our graduates are interested in learning about paid opportunities on a full-time, contract, freelance, or internship basis. Even if you are not hiring, please join us to support rising stars from the local tech community!

Questions? Reach out to denise.foss@ga.co

Why hire our grads?

From growing brands to Fortune 500 companies, GA graduates portray demonstrable success in a variety of settings.

Organizations who have hired GA graduates include AT&T, Salesforce, Bank of America, PwC, The Home Depot, Georgia Tech, and others.

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Atlanta, GA 30308

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