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Feature Job of the Week: Software Configuration Manager (Remote)

Hiring for a Remote SCM Position in Pittsburgh, PA As part of the Enterprise Solutions business line team for Product Management and Development, you are responsible for the processes, policies, and tools for organizing the companies development process. The SCM position relies on you to manage the configuration of the drafting, testing, and final production/baseline […]
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OpenArc’s Dedication to Service Continuity

The last few weeks have been difficult for our friends, neighbors, clients, and community with recent health-related developments and the challenges that we’re facing in light of them. Like you, we are taking things one day at a time, focusing on what’s essential to our clients and delivering services safely and flexibly. We are adapting […]
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The Myth’s and Benefits of Working with IT Recruiters in Pittsburgh

What Makes IT Recruiters Good at Evaluating Candidates There was a national article a few weeks ago that discussed that a good number of tech people, developers, designers, DBA’s, etc., perceive that typical IT recruiters don’t have the qualifications to fill open jobs because they lack technical field expertise. To help educate and bring a […]
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Risk Management: How to Minimize the Threats That Can Derail Your Project’s Success

“Risk Management (def.) – The process of evaluating, identifying, and acting on threats and opportunities that may impact the success of a project.” Here I am explicitly talking about threats, because the reality is that risks threaten the success of almost any software project. How do we mitigate these threats?  First, there are two points […]
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5 Ways a Mobile App Will Benefit Your Business

Have mobile apps replaced dogs as man’s best friend? A recent study asked millennials and baby boomers to use their phone settings to record exactly how much time they dedicated every day to using mobile apps. The average of 5.4 hours surprised most of the study participants. Unexpectedly, boomers averaged only about one-half hour less […]
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Are Your IT Job Titles Losing Good Candidates?

What’s in a job title? Would a director-level position with a manager job title still look sweet to a prospective job candidate? In contrast, how much do job titles on a resume impact recruiters and employers? Information technology job titles are one of those parts of a job description that shouldn’t seem to matter as […]
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Feature Job of the Week: Front-End Engineer

Join a company that is at the forefront of transforming government businesses while driving big-data analysis and visualization technology. In your role as a Front-End Engineer, you’ll bring a creative perspective and deliver technology to our clients that allow them to make informed real-time decisions within the complex federal marketplace. In your list of passions, […]
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Feature Job of the Week: DevOps Engineer

Does your background include network operations, or do you have an affection for scripting? As a DevOps Engineer, you will bridge the gap between the dev and IT teams. In this role, you’ll provide software engineering and cloud infrastructure support. To improve testing and performance, you’ll be expected to offer expert-level advice across multiple product […]
Does your background include network operations, or do you have an affection for scripting? As a DevOps Engineer, you will bridge the… Read More

OPENARC WINS CLEARLYRATED’S 2020 BEST OF STAFFING DIAMOND AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

Diamond Award Winners Have Won the Best of Staffing Award for at Least Five Years in a Row, Consistently Earning Industry-Leading Satisfaction Scores from Clients and Job Seekers.  PITTSBURGH, PA – February 4, 2020– OpenArc, the leading full-service provider of IT staffing and recruiting solutions, announced today that they have earned the Best of Staffing […]
Diamond Award Winners Have Won the Best of Staffing Award for at Least Five Years in a Row, Consistently Earning Industry-Leading Satisfaction… Read More

OpenArc Earns New Reviews on Clutch

Here at OpenArc, we’ve been designing and developing intuitive software products for clients across America since 2010. Whether we’re building a mobile app, web application, or VR solution, a seamless experience is so important to user retention. We take great pride in helping businesses transform their online presence and refine their tech spending. We’re happy […]
Here at OpenArc, we’ve been designing and developing intuitive software products for clients across America since 2010. Whether we’re building a mobile… Read More