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This Week in Jobs: 23 exciting job opportunities from a galaxy not too far away

What’s old is new.

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Editor’s note: Every week we ship an email newsletter featuring the region’s most exciting career opportunities. We’ve lovingly called it This Week in Jobs (aka TWIJ — “twidge.”). Below is this week’s edition; it’s meant to live in your inbox. Sign up for the newsletter here.

If you’ve visited the multiplex in the past week, you may have been surprised by what was on the marquee.

No, you don’t need to get your vision checked; Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace is indeed back in theaters and in a very big way.

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the first film of the Star Wars prequel trilogy made quite a splash at the box office the past few weekends, surpassing the total gross for a few new releases.

It’s not always about novelty when it comes to entertainment or the job search. Like a satisfying plot, hiring managers always seek core skills and experience to ensure a quality candidate.

May the force be with you as you scan this week’s listings.

The News

What’s with the bots? The story behind the whimsical robot sightings in Wilmington.

Why has finding an entry-level software engineering job lately been so hard? And why do experts say the trend might be ending?

“What’s most exciting about my job is finding technical solutions for open-ended questions,” says Nick Petaccio, systems engineer at Susquehanna International Group. Learn about working at the financial services firm in this sponsored article (and check out job openings below).

Dental practice software providers Kleer and Membersy are merging. Learn more about the new org in this guest post.

Fundraising is harder than ever, founders need to be able to tell a story, entrepreneurs reveal during Philly Tech Week.

Tarrin Morgan II is transforming education through esports with his work at ​​Morgan State University.

During the Builders Conference, a part of Philly Tech Week, Delaware’s Tech Council offered a peek behind the curtain on its efforts to become a vibrant tech hub.

The Jobs

Philly + Delaware

DC + Baltimore

Pittsburgh

Remote

The End

Have a great week, you will. See you next time!

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