Technical Training for Recruiters & Account Executives

Training Webinar Series - Technology Made Simple for Technical Recruiters (& AEs)

presented by Dr. Ogbanufe 

The goal of this four-part training webinar series is to make Recruiters and Account Executives more conversant in the language of the key technologies and associated skill sets, enabling them to be more successful in their roles.

Non-technical recruiters and account executives will come away with a better understanding of the technology fundamentals that will allow them to more confidently source, engage, interview and place technical talent as well as communicate more effectively with hiring managers about their technology talent needs.

Technology Made Simple training webinar series will provide an overview of programming languages, technical workflows, lingo for Cloud, DevOps, Mobile technologies, artificial intelligence, Big Data, cyber security, and other crucial skill sets in demand by clients. After each webinar, attendees will take a brief assessment to reinforce the content covered.


Training 1 - Understanding Cloud and DevOps  

  • DevOps, the glue between development and production 

  • Overview of DevOps, Cloud Computing, and their relationship 

  • DevOps & Cloud Computing Technologies 

  • Job roles and their skill requirements  

  • DevOps and Cloud Computing Candidate Screening with sample questions 


Training 2- Explained: Software, Apps, and Mobile Development Technologies  

  • Overview of software development and their roles
  • Differences and overlap between roles
  • Software development technologies
  • Job descriptions and skill requirements
  • Hiring manager questions
  • Candidate screening with sample questions


Training 3- It’s All About Data: Traditional Databases, BigData, and AI/Machine Learning  

  • The evolving data engineering and analytics landscape 
  • Data management and analytics technologies (incl. AI/Machine learning, traditional and NoSQL databases, data warehousing) 
  • Identifying differences and overlaps between job roles
  • Examining job descriptions and skill requirements
  • Effective candidate screening and assessment with sample questions


Training 4- Networking and Information Security  

  • Introduction to Cybersecurity for Tech Recruiters
  • Networking and information security
  • Cybersecurity skills and job roles
  • Screening and assessment with sample questions


Each training webinar will include: 

  1. Overview of technology 

  1. What skills are required for each technology 

  1. Language to use when discussing the technology 

  1. How to review job requirements 

  1. Sample questions to ask candidates when screening for technical skills 

  1. Explanation of why the questions matter and how to evaluate the answers 

  1. Handouts & online assessment to support content,