• TALENT DAY sponsored by Galvanize: Find your Dream Tech Job on May 23!

    Roundhouse Community Centre

    *** REGISTRATION ON EVENTBRITE IS REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/techtalentday *** *** TALENT DAY ATTENDEE GUIDE: http://bit.ly/may2019talentday *** ########################################################## BC’s top tech companies are looking for developers, QAs, data analysts, UX/UI designers, IT and DevOps engineers, and project managers! If you are a tech professional in one of these roles who is looking for your next dream job or looking to connect with awesome local tech employers, join us at the next Talent Day! Hosted by BCjobs.ca in partnership with the BC Tech Association, Talent Day is an opportunity for you to network and connect with top notch tech companies in a casual setting. Don’t miss out on this chance to meet recruiters and technical reps from Vancouver’s best companies face-to-face, learn about new opportunities, and build a strong connection to continue the conversation later! Meet reps from companies like: AbCellera Askott Entertainment Axiom Zen BCAA Best Buy Canada Cayenta Cisco Clio DDS Wireless D-Wave Systems E-Comm 911 Encepta Exan Software Galvanize (formerly ACL Services) Global Relay GroupHEALTH Benefit Solutions Klue NuData Security Quartech Radical.io RED Academy RYCOR Thinkific Traction on Demand WorkSafeBC ----- Read some of our Talent Day Success Stories: Charanya found an awesome role with Traction on Demand [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-charanya-traction-demand/ ] Lorraine connected with Drive Digital to land a new job [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-lorraine-drive-digital/ ] Adam came to Talent Day and found a fit with Safe Software [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-adam-safe-software/ ] Join us at Talent Day and be one of our Success Stories! *** REGISTRATION ON EVENTBRITE IS REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/techtalentday *** ----- About Our Sponsors: Galvanize Strengthening organizations to do heroic work. Galvanize builds security, risk management, compliance, and audit software. We’re on a mission to unite these teams in our HighBond platform in order to strengthen individuals and protect organizations. Learn more at https://www.wegalvanize.com/ ----- Please note that this event is catered to technology companies and technology-focused candidates only. If you are a tech company, please visit our Company Event Page (https://techtalentday.eventbrite.ca) to secure a booth. If you are a professional services firm, please contact us at [masked] to discuss sponsorship opportunities. If you are a candidate looking for non-technical opportunities, please register your profile on www.BCjobs.ca and join our Meetup Group to stay tuned on future events that might be of interest to you. All ticket sales are final. No refunds.

  • Career Experts Panel: Ace the Interview

    CodeCore

    Whether you're a fresh grad or a seasoned industry pro, whether you're chatting on the phone or meeting in person, interviews can always be intimidating! You want to share about your experiences and skills to show that you're the candidate for the job. So... what's the best way to do that? Join us for our next Career Experts Panel, where we'll bring together a panel of recruitment and HR experts who will share their best tips on how to make yourself stand out (and what they look for when interviewing candidates). RSVP today! Speakers: Charina Cruz, Career Coach Sam Khattab, HR Manager at Exan Software Agenda: 5:00PM - Registration and Networking 5:30PM - Panel Discussion and Q&A 6:30PM - Networking 7:00PM - Event Ends Have a question about this event? Reach out to us at [masked]. * Please note that there is no elevator available at this location. Special thanks to our hosts at CodeCore. Learn more at https://codecore.ca/ About CodeCore CodeCore is the leading Bootcamp in Vancouver teaching cutting-edge web technologies. We have graduated 400+ students over the last 5 years, many of them are leaders in the Vancouver Tech scene. We have built an amazing community of developers that is very supportive and welcoming and we hope you will become a part of it.

  • Spotlight on Cisco

    Cisco (Formerly OpenDNS)

    ************* REGISTER FOR YOUR SPOT ON EVENTBRITE: https://cisco-mar26.eventbrite.ca ************* Did you know that BC's tech industry is growing so quickly, well need 47000 more workers by 2021? Learn more about this fast-growing and innovative industry with BCjobs.ca, BC Tech, and the Tech Talent Meetup as we connect you with some of the best employers in the local tech industry. Join us for our Spotlight on Cisco, where you'll have the chance to hear about the amazing projects they're working on, what life at Cisco is like, what exciting things are on the horizon, and what they're looking to add to their team! Space is limited so register today at https://cisco-mar26.eventbrite.ca Who Will You Meet? At Cisco, we’re a group of engineers, technologists, designers, and more building products that are simple to use and easy to manage. We're Hiring! We seek bright, committed team members who are excited about contributing to a company that has a vibrant and unique culture. Working with the Cloud Security team means being surrounded by passionate, intelligent and creative people who are determined to disrupt the security industry with endless innovation, world-class research and unrivalled products and services. Agenda 5:30PM - Doors open; Registration and Networking 6:00PM - Panel and short Q&A 6:45PM - Panel ends; Networking 7:30PM - Event ends Have any questions? Please feel free to reach out to us at [masked].

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  • TALENT DAY: Find your Dream Tech Job on Feb 11!

    Roundhouse Community Centre

    *** REGISTRATION ON EVENTBRITE IS REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/techtalentday *** *** TALENT DAY ATTENDEE GUIDE: http://bit.ly/feb2019guide *** ########################################################## BC’s top tech companies are looking for developers, QAs, data analysts, UX/UI designers, IT and DevOps engineers, and project managers! If you are a tech professional in one of these roles who is looking for your next dream job or looking to connect with awesome local tech employers, join us at the next Talent Day! Hosted by BCjobs.ca in partnership with the BC Tech Association and Discovery Foundation, Talent Day is an opportunity for you to network and connect with top notch tech companies in a casual setting. Don’t miss out on this chance to meet recruiters and technical reps from Vancouver’s best companies face-to-face, learn about new opportunities, and build a strong connection to continue the conversation later! Meet reps from companies like: AbCellera Amazon Big Chip BMC Software Cayenta Cisco Canada Clearly Clio Create Music Group FLIR Systems Global Relay Lendesk Northland Properties PayByPhone Piranha Games PDFTron realtor.com Semios Thinkific Traction on Demand Zaber Read some of our Talent Day Success Stories: Charanya found an awesome role with Traction on Demand [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-charanya-traction-demand/ ] Lorraine connected with Drive Digital to land a new job [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-lorraine-drive-digital/ ] Adam came to Talent Day and found a fit with Safe Software [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-adam-safe-software/ ] Join us at Talent Day and be one of our Success Stories! *** REGISTRATION ON EVENTBRITE IS REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/techtalentday *** ----- Please note that this event is catered to technology companies and technology-focused candidates only. If you are a tech company, please visit our Company Event Page (https://techtalentday.eventbrite.ca) to secure a booth. If you are a professional services firm, please contact us at [masked] to discuss sponsorship opportunities. If you are a candidate looking for non-technical opportunities, please register your profile on www.BCjobs.ca and join our Meetup Group to stay tuned on future events that might be of interest to you. All ticket sales are final. No refunds.

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  • Career Experts Panel: Career Paths in Tech

    Devhub Vancouver

    Hosted by BCjobs.ca in partnership with BC Tech and Discovery Foundation, the Career Experts series of events is aimed at preparing candidates to make their best impressions at Talent Day and as they move forward with their careers in tech. We’ll be having a discussion with local HR and recruitment experts in tech to learn more about non-linear career paths. Learn how to move up (or across) in a company, how these paths can help you find your dream job, and how this can be a useful career strategy - especially if you’re new to tech, a new immigrant, or looking for a new challenge! Have a question about this event? Reach out to us at [masked]. Agenda: 5:00PM - Registration and Networking 5:30PM - Panel Discussion and Q&A 6:30PM - Networking 7:00PM - Event Ends Have a question about this event? Reach out to us at [masked]. Special thanks to our partners for this event: Discovery Founation - The Discovery Foundation’s mandate is to promote and facilitate innovation and the development of the technology sector in British Columbia. Discovery Foundation launched the Technology Education Program (TEP) in 2010 to educate BC innovators on how to move their ideas from conception to commercialization. Business development, sales, marketing, finance and operational skills are all required to support growth. TEP offers educational programs to BC entrepreneurs to upgrade their business skills with the goal to grow world-scale, BC-based technology companies. To learn more visit www.discoveryfoundation.ca. BC Tech - Making BC the best place to grow and scale a tech company has been the mission of the BC Tech Association since 1993. While our members focus on growing their businesses, BC Tech has been providing opportunities for our industry members to collaborate, learn, and grow together. We are dedicated to connecting companies, developing talent and advancing solutions so that our industry and our province thrive. To learn more visit www.wearebctech.com. Devhub Vancouver - Devhub was originally created by Lighthouse Labs to help support the growth of developers by bringing them together through education, community initiatives, and co-working space. First launched in Toronto in 2016, Devhub has helped support developers throughout their careers; with the guiding belief that exceptional programmers are lifelong learners. In 2018, Devhub opened a second location in Vancouver in the hopes of further providing support to the dev community on the west coast and all dev communities across Canada. To learn more visit www.devhub.ca/vancouver. Lighthouse Labs Lighthouse Labs was created in 2013 by a team of software developers with a passion for code, mentorship, and education. Our mission: to continuously find the best ways to train the next generation of developers and transform the way tech education is delivered. Five years later, we have introduced over 20,000 Canadians to the practice of coding and launched 1,000+ graduates into careers as professional developers. With the support of a brilliant team of instructors and mentors who view coding as the ultimate craft, we continue to empower students, launch careers, and contribute to the incredible growth of Canada’s tech industry.

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  • Diversity and Inclusion: Going Beyond Gender to Build a Winning Team

    *** SPOTS ARE LIMITED - REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE: https://jan2019dandi.eventbrite.ca *** Discovery Foundation, BC Tech, and BCjobs.ca are proud to host a conversation about diversity and inclusion in tech. Diversity goes beyond gender. It extends to sexual orientation, age, new parents returning to the workforce, those with disabilities, new immigrants, and beyond. What are tech companies doing to be more inclusive and welcome diversity into their teams? How can you support diversity in your own organization? Join us for an evening of thought-provoking discussion and networking. We will kick off the event with a panel discussion to discuss why a diverse workforce matters, how we can be more inclusive, and how you can implement D&I strategies at your own company. The event will conclude with a networking session. This is an inclusive event and safe space aimed at helping those who would like to learn more about D&I strategies in the tech community. ** Click here to register: https://jan2019dandi.eventbrite.ca ** Speakers: Heidi Rolston - VP Learning, Diversity and Inclusion at Hootsuite Stephanie Redivo - Senior Program Manager , Global Diversity and Inclusion at SAP Manu Varma - People Cloud SME at Traction on Demand ...with more speakers to be announced Agenda: 5:00-5:30pm Registration & Networking 5:30-6:30pm Panel Discussion 6:30-7:00pm Networking Register today as tickets are limited! https://jan2019dandi.eventbrite.ca

  • The Meetup of Meetups Holiday Social

    Mahony & Sons

    ################################################################ You must sign up in this link to ensure your spot https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-meetup-of-meetups-holiday-social-tickets-52342112668 ################################################################ Hello Vancouver It is DECEMBER and the holiday season is knocking on our door. Multiple tech meetup groups in and around Vancouver will come together to throw you a party. This is a great opportunity to connect with other community leaders in a relaxed and social dynamic setting. Expand your network, connect with talent, find out about new opportunities and have a beer or two! Oh and did we tell you that we will provide drinks and appetizers? (While quantities last). All the more reason to join us on Dec 11th. Happy Holidays! Meetups that are organizing this event: - Google Developer Group Cloud Vancouver - Women Techmakers Vancouver - Hackernest Vancouver Event Sponsors: - Google - BCjobs.ca - Realtor.com Meetup groups attending: - Tech Talent Meetup - React Vancouver - React Native Vancouver - VanCG (VCGA) - Filmmaking for YouTube - Women Who Code - Futures of Learning - Realtor.com Technology Meetup - Surrey Code Crafters *********************** To see a full list of Meetup groups attending checkout the Eventbrite description ***********************

  • TALENT DAY: Find your Dream Tech Job on Nov 21!

    Roundhouse Community Centre

    *** REGISTRATION ON EVENTBRITE IS REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/techtalentday *** *** ATTENDEE GUIDE: http://bit.ly/nov212018talentday *** ########################################################## BC’s top tech companies are looking for developers, QAs, data analysts, UX/UI designers, IT and DevOps engineers, and project managers! If you are a tech professional in one of these roles who is looking for your next dream job or looking to connect with awesome local tech employers, join us at the next Talent Day! Hosted by BCjobs.ca in partnership with the BC Tech Association and Discovery Foundation, Talent Day is an opportunity for you to network and connect with top notch tech companies in a casual setting. Don’t miss out on this chance to meet recruiters and technical reps from Vancouver’s best companies face-to-face, learn about new opportunities, and build a strong connection to continue the conversation later! Meet reps from companies like... Axiom Zen BCIT Beanworks Cayenta Cumul8 Technologies EasyMarkit Hyperwallet KORE Software MetaOptima NuData Security realtor.com Softlanding Traction on Demand Vidigami WorkSafeBC Read some of our Talent Day Success Stories: Charanya found an awesome role with Traction on Demand [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-charanya-traction-demand/ ] Lorraine connected with Drive Digital to land a new job [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-lorraine-drive-digital/ ] Adam came to Talent Day and found a fit with Safe Software [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-adam-safe-software/ ] Join us at Talent Day and be one of our Success Stories! *** REGISTRATION ON EVENTBRITE IS REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/techtalentday *** ----- Please note that this event is catered to technology companies and technology-focused candidates only. If you are a tech company, please visit our Company Event Page (https://techtalentday.eventbrite.ca) to secure a booth. If you are a professional services firm, please contact us at [masked] to discuss sponsorship opportunities. If you are a candidate looking for non-technical opportunities, please register your profile on www.BCjobs.ca and join our Meetup Group to stay tuned on future events that might be of interest to you. All ticket sales are final. No refunds.

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  • Career Experts Panel: All About Culture

    The Profile Co-Working Business Club

    Hosted by BCjobs.ca in partnership with BC Tech and Discovery Foundation, the Career Experts series of events is aimed at preparing candidates to make their best impressions at Talent Day and as they move forward with their careers in tech. What do employers mean when they talk about "culture" and just how important is it? We're bringing together a panel of local HR and recruitment experts to share insights on what they look for, how they assess whether candidates are a fit, and why YOU should be considering it as you search for your next career opportunity. Have a question about this event? Reach out to us at [masked]. Hear insights from... - Chandler Bartsch - Talent Generalist at Indochino - Megan Ritchie - Senior Talent Acquisition Partner at A Thinking Ape - Owen Ingraham - Head of Technology at EasyMarkit Agenda: 5:00PM - Registration and Networking 5:30PM - Panel Discussion and Q&A 6:30PM - Networking 7:00PM - Event Ends Sponsors: The Profile Coworking Business Club (http://theprofile.ca/) The Profile takes awesome entrepreneurs and gives them the amazing space and resources they need. More than just office space, this coworking environment is a real community built for those that want work and fun in their lives. WorkBC Employment Services Centres (http://bit.ly/2qVC5Gp) Having difficulty finding work in your field? WorkBC Employment Services Centres can provide free services and supports to help you start and succeed in your job search. Our employment services professionals will help you prepare, find and retain a job by connecting you to: Job search resources, Personal employment planning, Workshops and funding for *training (*eligibility requirements apply). Every WorkBC Employment Services Centre has a fully staffed resource room and offers FREE tools to help with your job search, including: Computers and internet access, Telephones and faxing, Photocopy and scanning, Multilingual services, Job boards and postings, Job search workshops (Resume and Cover letter writing, Interview skills and more). Case Managed Employment Planning: If you need extra help, our case managers will help you build your personal employment plan to identify what you’ll need to start looking for work.

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  • TALENT DAY: Find your Dream Tech Job on Oct 15!

    Roundhouse Community Centre

    *** REGISTRATION ON EVENTBRITE IS REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/techtalentday *** BC’s top tech companies are looking for developers, QAs, data analysts, UX/UI designers, IT and DevOps engineers, and project managers! If you are a tech professional in one of these roles who is looking for your next dream job or looking to connect with awesome local tech employers, join us at the next Talent Day! Hosted by BCjobs.ca in partnership with the BC Tech Association, Talent Day is an opportunity for you to network and connect with top notch tech companies in a casual setting. Don’t miss out on this chance to meet recruiters and technical reps from Vancouver’s best companies face-to-face, learn about new opportunities, and build a strong connection to continue the conversation later! Connect with companies like... BCAA Bench Accounting Cayenta Clearly Clio GroupHEALTH Benefit Solutions HERE Canada Hyperwallet IT Glue Left PayByPhone realtor.com Thinkific Tickit Health Traction on Demand Visier Read some of our Talent Day Success Stories: Charanya found an awesome role with Traction on Demand [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-charanya-traction-demand/ ] Lorraine connected with Drive Digital to land a new job [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-lorraine-drive-digital/ ] Adam came to Talent Day and found a fit with Safe Software [Read more: https://www.bcjobs.ca/blog/talent-day-success-stories-adam-safe-software/ ] Join us at Talent Day and be one of our Success Stories! *** REGISTRATION ON EVENTBRITE IS REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/techtalentday *** ----- Please note that this event is catered to technology companies and technology-focused candidates only. If you are a tech company, please visit our Company Event Page (https://techtalentday.eventbrite.ca) to secure a booth. If you are a professional services firm, please contact us at [masked] to discuss sponsorship opportunities. If you are a candidate looking for non-technical opportunities, please register your profile on www.BCjobs.ca and join our Meetup Group to stay tuned on future events that might be of interest to you. All ticket sales are final. No refunds.

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