Students! Google’s Code-In November 28th, 2016:

Know of any high-school or college students interested in learning how to code from the best? Google has announced it’s seventh-annual “Summer of Code” program for university students and the “Code-In” program for younger coders.  Google’s Open Source Programs Office is offering these online programs to encourage the younger generations to learn how easy it… Read More

Now Hiring: Full-Stack Developers in St. Louis, MO (Multiple Openings!)

We are assisting a great client of ours with multiple Full-Stack Developer positions located in St. Louis, Missouri. Here is a bit about the company and the position(s): As a Full-Stack Developer, you’ll have the opportunity to build great, innovative software that accelerates the complete R&D pipeline. Possible software solutions include: real-time streaming analytics from… Read More

5 Tech Events To Attend In St. Louis

Summer is on its way out, welcoming cooler temps arrive and some great tech conferences over the course of the next few months here in St. Louis. Will we see you at any of these? September:Strange Loop 9/15-17 Peabody Opera House A geek favorite. The Strange Loop conference is heavy on code, light on… Read More

Why Are You Leaving Your Current Job – Interview Insider

  Interview Insider is an educational series produced by neteffects dedicated to sharing the “inside scoop” on effective interviewing tips & resources that land jobs.   “Why are you leaving your current job?” the interviewer quips. You sit caught off-guard and staring into the abyss of their office blankly. Sweat beads on your forehead. ‘Because… Read More

Lend your tech skills at Hack4Hope June 10-12, 2016

Hack4Hope St. Louis returns June 10-12, 2016 providing a great opportunity for underserved St. Louis area teens in grades 7-12.  Student registrants for the event can learn from area mentors during the hackathon weekend event, participate in the academy and gain access to other valuable resources to guide them as they explore technology career options. Hack4 Hope’s mission… Read More

Preparing you professional references – Interview Insider

You’ve prepared the perfect cover letter and resume, networked your way into an interview and aced it. But before an offer can be made and a start date established, your references will be checked. If you’re a job seeker, having a solid network of professional references is important to the outcome of your job search…. Read More

Will you get on the StartUp Bus St. Louis?

The StartUp Bus is a bus unlike any other in the world and trust us, it’s a bus that you’re going to want to catch. Why? Because it’s a bus that whisks its passengers on a one-of-a-kind experience unlike any other in the world, and dare we say – it has the potential to change… Read More

How learning to code can pay off

Fast & Company published an article, Why Learning to Code Won’t Save Your Job that triggered a lot of online debate regarding the demand of professionals who boast coding skills at every level over the next several years. The article suggests that as coding skills becomes more commonplace, encouraging young to mid-career professionals to learn… Read More

St. Louis cyber security conference ShowMeCon returns June 13-14th 2016

On June 13th-14th 2016 hackers and cyber-security professionals will once again descend upon St. Louis to attend the Midwest’s premiere hacking conference, ShowMeCon. The event is hosted and sponsored by St. Louis-based ethical hacking firm, Parameter Security™ and its training counterpart, Hacker University™. Pre-Conference training will take place June 8th-12th. With physical and cyber security… Read More

How Socrates can help you land a job or further your career

Socrates was one of the greatest educators that ever lived (his former students include Plato and Aristotle.) He taught his pupils using a methodology that consisted of asking questions and drawing out answers and was later dubbed the “Socaratic Method.” The Socratic Method challenges the accuracy and completeness of thinking in such a way that… Read More

How long should a resume be? Interview Insider

Interview Insider is a reoccurring column by neteffects that provides talent with the inside scoop on the latest & most effective interviewing tips to land jobs. Looking for more tips? Check out other Interview Insider articles here! The humble resume has been around since 1482 and was invented by none other than Leonardo Da Vinci… Read More

5 jobs in tech interviewing now!

Spring is off to a busy start at neteffects. If you or someone you know is actively looking for a new job or considering a change, we want to talk. From product managers to scrum masters, we’re looking for a variety of talent to support the needs of our clients. Check out these jobs in… Read More

The senior developer’s dilemma – Guest Blog Post

Guest Blog Post By: Wallace Q, Software Engineer & Digital Nomad Background A former colleague of mine sent me an email the other day, asking for my thoughts after he took to Reddit to vent his frustration. He is a developer with 18+ years of experience in the tech industry (15 in Java alone) and… Read More

Why are you leaving your current job? Interview Insider

Interview Insider is an educational series produced by neteffects dedicated to sharing the “inside scoop” on effective interviewing tips that land jobs. Why are you leaving your current job? If you’re seeking career opportunities elsewhere, or just testing the waters to see what’s available in your field, potential employers will want to know why you… Read More

Negotiating salary through a recruiter

Whether you’re a new grad or a seasoned pro, negotiating salary is one of the most important aspects of any interviewing process. But how do you approach negotiating salary through a recruiter? Recruiting: Some Background There are many types of recruiters, but we all share the same goal – to fill a job opening with… Read More

Answering unusual interview questions – Interview Insider

Welcome to Interview Insider, our educational series dedicated to sharing the “inside scoop” on the latest and most effective interviewing tips that land jobs. If you’re seeking guidance for answering straightforward to the most challenging interview questions, you’ve come to the right place. Remember, your answers should always be tailored to fit your unique situation…. Read More

3 Hot St. Louis Tech Jobs – January 2016

2016 is off to a great start and our clients have many opportunities available. Could one of them be right for you? If a career move is in your plans for 2016, we encourage you to get in touch! 3 Hot St. Louis Tech Jobs for January 2016 Senior Software Engineer – API The details:… Read More