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Insight: What Differentiates OpenArc from Others in the Software Development Industry?

It’s a fair question, “What differentiates OpenArc from others in the software development industry?” It’s asked on a call, at an event, in an interview and it deserves an answer. We have been able to differentiate ourselves from the competition through a unique blending of people and software. It starts by understanding our clients, their […]
It's a fair question, "What differentiates OpenArc from others in the software development industry?" It's asked on a call, at an event,… Read More

Featured Job of the Week: Software Engineer- Technical Lead

The Software Engineer – Technical Lead will work as part of a team to develop mobile solutions. You will work with designers and developers working on different layers of the product who are committed to the creation of quality products. You’ll establish technical requirements and designs based on customer requirements and set architecture standards. You […]
The Software Engineer - Technical Lead will work as part of a team to develop mobile solutions. You will work with designers… Read More

Slow to Hire? See Three of the Negative Impacts to Your Company

Ask a hiring manager what’s their biggest frustration and it is usually this is job is taking too long to fill. Yet, often we find the company, in turn, is taking too long to hire. There is a misconception that you need to interview a handful of candidates, even after you found the best choice […]
Ask a hiring manager what's their biggest frustration and it is usually this is job is taking too long to fill. Yet,… Read More

Feature Job: Information Architect / UX Designer

The Information Architect leads user-focused design work for a variety of clients. You’ll use your experience with HCD methods to understand needs, identify opportunities and explore design solutions. You’ll improve the usability, usefulness, and desirability of software with other project team members representing marketing, development, product management, and engineering. You will report to the Director […]
The Information Architect leads user-focused design work for a variety of clients. You’ll use your experience with HCD methods to understand needs,… Read More

Feature Job of the Week – Software Engineer Technical Lead

The Software Engineer Technical Lead will coordinate and delegate resources to lead new software projects which will deliver significant impact. The focus of this position will be to reach a mastery level of the technology stack and mentor less experienced team members. Additionally, the Software Engineer – Tech Lead is responsible for defining technical requirements […]
The Software Engineer Technical Lead will coordinate and delegate resources to lead new software projects which will deliver significant impact. The focus… Read More

Why Data and Work Experiences are Key Factors to a Successful Transformation

When I opened the latest edition of BizTech, there were so many well-written articles that I tore three of them out to ensure I’d give them the attention they deserved. One of the Voices articles had a great title that drew me in, “Four Keys to Tech Success.” Coming off the heals of the CIO […]
When I opened the latest edition of BizTech, there were so many well-written articles that I tore three of them out to… Read More

Insight: Setting a Foundation Focused on Diversity

When you have the right team in place, amazing things happen. Building a team that has unique perspectives, requires setting a foundation focused on diversity. Diversity Recruiting is the act of specifically seeking out individuals who have diverse backgrounds and add valuable aspects to an organization as employees. Diversity and inclusion have evolved to encompass […]
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Viewpoint: When the Answer to the Question is, I Work in IT Consulting

Fresh off the heels of the Pittsburgh CIO Award ceremony last night, today’s blog on IT consulting is inspired by the conversations I had last night with others attending the event. With any networking event, within 30 seconds of meeting someone new, the question arises, “What do you do?” I’ve found the most concise answer […]
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Three High-Impact Benefits of Embracing Remote Workers

Working from home or working remotely is a concept companies react to quite differently. Often there is a set policy in place that prohibits this arrangement and other times it comes down to not having the right protocols in place to effectively manage workers who are not in a traditional office setting. Let’s explore some […]
Working from home or working remotely is a concept companies react to quite differently. Often there is a set policy in place… Read More

Feature Job of the Week: Application Developer

Working within a technology project team, your specific tasks as an Application Developer will include analyzing, designing, coding and testing solutions based on defined expectations. From requirement gathering to delivering on-spec programs, you’ll be expected to adhere to the set forth code of ethics and meet service level benchmarks. The right candidate will be familiar […]
Working within a technology project team, your specific tasks as an Application Developer will include analyzing, designing, coding and testing solutions based… Read More