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It’s Philly Tech Week 2018 presented by Comcast, and there are some prime positions out there waiting to be filled.
Sure, PTW is a weeklong celebration of innovative thinking in the Philly region, but for the savvy among us, it’s really an informal hiring fair, a place to shore up relationships that could lead to career changes and new opportunities.
We asked our #PTW18 sponsors to give us some details on the jobs they’re looking to fill right now.
And here’s what they said:
Industry: Email Marketing
What’s special about your organization? Being inspired on a daily basis by some of the MOST passionate/rad team members around!
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? To learn about the awesome happenings in the Philly tech community!
What’s special about your organization? We offer a fun, casual work environment where everyone is passionate about the product and helping our customers find success with our platform. We have developed a culture code that we are very proud of — we are never satisfied and we work hard and play hard!
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Connecting with other thought leaders and sharing ideas and the ways in which we help businesses through our unified communication platform.
Industry: Software Development
What’s special about your organization? Our culture and our commitment to continuous learning.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Dev Day and connecting with the Philly tech community.
Industry: Enterprise Software
- Open Positions: Application Developer
What’s special about your organization? Fast growing company, Philly Top Workplaces, catered lunch Fridays, immediate benefit eligibility, friendly competition like ping pong & corn hole, performance driven growth and incentives, The Deacom Foundation to support charitable organizations employees are passionate about, and so much more!
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Recruiting exceptional new talent!
Industry: Healthcare Technology, Information & Analytics
- Open Positions: Lead Software Engineer – Platforms
What’s special about your organization? You can shape the future of knowledge. Our diverse, talented team of technologists working here in our dynamic Philadelphia tech hub create tools that will help clinicians know what treatments to prescribe patients, that will guide researchers in making groundbreaking discoveries, and that will help train the nurses and clinicians of the future. You can build a technology career at Elsevier and make a difference.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Connecting with, learning from and being inspired by fellow Philadelphia technologists!
- Industry: Digital Platform Engineering Services
What’s special about your organization? Since 1993, EPAM has helped the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer and develop software that changes the world. We are a global team of technologists and thinkers who are united by our values and passion for technology.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Hearing from our tech partners in the local community about the latest projects and innovations.
- Open Positions: Lead Front End Developer
What’s special about your organization? We’re growing fast (nationwide!) and really digging into some complex, exciting work in the customer experience (CX) space. We’ve got A-list clients, a fun work environment, and a great team to match.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? So many cool events, running into familiar faces and making new connections around town.
Industry: Human Data Science
- Open Positions: Software Engineer
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Industry: Financial Services
What’s special about your organization? Innovation and focus on technology talent.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Meeting technologists from the area and sharing knowledge.
Industry: Cloud Computing
- Open Positions: Senior Python Software Engineer
What’s special about your organization? We combine the best of three worlds in that we are small enough for individual contributors to make a tangible impact, financially stable, and privately owned. We allow people who are passionate about all facets of IT work on highly-visible, open source projects used by companies all over the globe.
What’s special about your organization? MaassMedia provides extensive training not only in the tools needed to deliver data analytics insights, but on how to communicate effectively and present data stories to make an impact.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Meeting new people.
Power Home Remodeling
Industry: Home Improvement
- Open Positions: IT Corporate Recruiter
What’s special about your organization? For the past 11 years — driven by the unique belief that technology is truly the heart and soul of the company — Power has developed solutions that impact every single piece of the business, directly fueling Power’s people and culture. In our award-winning best place to work culture, having a business technology team that understands their critical role is even more important. At Power, we do more than just put intellect into the software, we put heart into it. The priority of our global business technology team is to make people’s lives better, whether we’re developing technology to make it easier for customers to realize their dream home or creating software that enables our employees to better communicate with each other. We are looking for people who are passionate about leading a team and helping develop the talent of others.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? In addition to meeting some of the top talent in Philadelphia and beyond, what we are most excited about is hearing how others are applying tomorrow’s technology to today’s most critical problems. We are at a tipping point, which presents a great opportunity for companies and individuals who can act on the exponential change.
Industry: Custom Apparel
What’s special about your organization? We make it fast and easy to create extraordinary, meaningful custom products. Printfly is the premier platform for custom printed apparel and products. Our industry-leading technology, proprietary logistics, state-of-the-art production facility, and amazing employees combine to make a remarkable experience through our portfolio of brands.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Networking at all of the great events and learning about what is happening within the tech community of Philadelphia.
Industry: Mobile Product
- Open Positions: Software Engineer
What’s special about your organization? Through both owned and operated properties, as well as its partner network, ReachMobi manages a dedicated mobile audience of over 20 million monthly unique users and growing. Maintaining one of the largest collections of diversified online media, ReachMobi generates the advertising for many of the most well-known magazines and highly-trafficked content websites in the world.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Developers Conference.
Industry: Enterprise Software
- Open Positions: Client Success Manager
What’s special about your organization? We’re changing the way businesses communicate with their customers.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? The brand-new Introduced Conference!
- Open Positions: Senior Account Executive
What’s special about your organization? SAP’s stated purpose is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives. And as the market leader in business applications, we are exceedingly well-positioned to do just that. Our award-winning culture is one of inclusion and support — leading to an incredible environment where our people are celebrated for bringing a multitude of perspectives to help drive innovation each and every day.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? We’re looking forward to participating in a rich dialogue with others across the Philly business ecosystem. The Introduced event will be particularly exciting.
Industry: Log Management
- Open Positions: Backend Engineer
What’s special about your organization? Scalyr’s mission is to build the best tool for engineers to understand their operational systems. It’s lightning fast, feature-rich and customers love it. The opportunity in front of us is huge and we are still in the very early days. We’ve built a great culture and a great product, and are excited for what’s next.
What’s special about your organization? At ShopRunner, our mission is to help retailers thrive by sparking and deepening connections between shoppers and the brands they love. Our millions of members receive exclusive benefits such as free 2-day shipping, free returns, 2-click checkout and special promotions across our network of 100+ retailers. Our retailers enjoy the power of cross-retailer network effects in the form of new customers and increased purchase frequency. With people in offices in Chicago and Conshohocken, we’re perpetrators of good vibes and great experiences for our customers, our merchants and each other.
What are you most excited for during Philly Tech Week? Learning and networking with amazing tech talent.
University of Pennsylvania
Industry: Higher Education
Vanguard Innovation Studio
Industry: Financial Services
What’s special about your organization? The Studio’s developers have the opportunity to invent something brand new and work with an idea from inception to completion as contributing members of cross-functional innovation teams!
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