Job boards are an important element of a well-rounded job search for workers or employee search for recruiters and hiring managers, but with so many options where should you start? This guide is a good place.
Job hunting is hard work. It’s either your full-time job or you’re finding time after working a full day and on weekends. It’s important to prioritize and use a multi-pronged attack. Job boards are one part of that equation.
For employers, good IT professionals are hard to find and ones that are specialized are even harder to find. Niche IT and technology job boards can help you find skilled talent in less time. So whether you’re looking for a new job or a new employee, niche technology job boards can help you find top talent and job offers that you may not find in other places.
Here is a list of the most in-fluent job boards that focus squarely on technology and IT jobs.v
If you’re a CIO or senior IT executive and in the market for you next gig, CIO.com’s IT jobs board is good place to start your search. (Before you start thinking about bias the slides are in alphabetical order.)
This job board specializes in tech jobs at the highest levels. At the time of this article, there were more than 1,000 listings for IT pros and executives.
IT job seekers would do well to check out TechCrunch’s CrunchBoard. This niche site offers technology-related job listings as well as editorial from the TechCrunch Network.
Dice is one of the best-known tech-centric job boards around. Communities within Dice are specialized to skills or interests, which can make it easy for an employer to find specialized job candidates. It has a variety of listings from straight-up job posts to full-service recruiting packages.
If analytics and big data are where your skills lie then iCrunchData may be just what you’re looking for. Here you’ll find tech-centric jobs that focus specifically on big data, analytics and also tech jobs in general.
IT Job Pro is a portal that, as the title implies, delivers technology job listings to job seekers. It offers jobs in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
VentureBeat’s job board offers another place for IT job seekers to look for opportunities. It has a small database of jobs that are mainly IT or technology-based.
As the name implies, We Work Remotely, focuses on jobs that allow employees to telecommute. While not technically a technology board, the nature of the telecommuting angle lends itself well to the IT job market. A simple glance at the home page shows listings dominated by IT and development positions.