Excerpt from Backchannel — July 2016 In 2014, the White House formed the United States Digital Service.
18F is an office of federal employees acting as a civic digital consultancy for the government. Because we work on distributed teams so frequently, we’ve developed certain strategies for working well.
Just as open source is finally being recognized as the viable model we always believed it to be, it is facing competition that enjoys some of the same advantages over open source that open source had relative to proprietary software. That competition is the cloud.
The prospect of hiring up to 550 new workers over the next decade, including dozens of highly coveted software developers and IT specialists, isn’t keeping Tyler Technologies’ Christopher Hepburn and Robert Sansone up at nights.
Coding isn’t some niche skill. It really is “the new literacy.” It’s the essential 21st century skill that every ambitious person needs to learn if they want to succeed.
Returning for its 3rd year, Agile Maine Day is a practical Agile conference that allows participants to connect and learn from their peers and leaders in the industry.
We rank programmers based on their coding skills, helping companies source great programmers and reduce the time to hire.
Two new job-market analyses found that while recent graduates still face high unemployment rates, some industries have many well-paying positions open. Professional services, finance, technology industries are among the top occupations.