Vets for Hire

Vets for Hire is an initiative to support and advocate for Veterans in the technology fields.  We network with the local business community and identify veteran friendly companies interested in hiring technical talent.

This is a free program.

Our goal is to match Veterans with Veteran friendly organizations and hiring managers. We provide outreach support, advocate, make the connection on the candidate’s behalf and provide resume and interview guidance.

VETERANS:

We invite you to join our Vets for Hire Program by submitting an application HERE .

Once we receive your application, we will review the information provided and contact you directly. Our goal is to connect you with potential employers, and provide support while you’re going through a career transition process.

 

EMPLOYERS:

We invite you to join our program and extend opportunities to those brave women and men that possess an array of leadership and technical skills that will bring so much value to your organization. If you would like to be in contact with one or more veterans in this list, please submit a contact form HERE .

We will review and get back to you with the individuals contact information, as well as a copy of their resume. We sincerely THANK YOU for your support!

Jorge
Software Developer

I aM A Software Developer

Branch of Military: Marine Corps

Location: Valencia, cA

Years of Relevant Experience: 1

Skills: Java, CSS, Swift, JavaScript, C++, MySQL, HTML, Prolog, C#; Data Structures, Git, MVC architectur, Node.js, Manufacturing (Aerospace), Marketing & Telemarketing

WILLING TO RELOCATE?: no

Daniel
Systems Administrator

I aM A Information Systems Administrator

Branch of Military: NAVY

Location: los angeles, cA

Years of relevant experience: 6

Skills: Security Clearance: Top Secret – SCI Eligible; Active Directory, Active Listening, Computer Hardware, Computer Repair, Disaster Recovery, DNS, DHCP, HTTP, Information Systems Security, Laptops, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Office, OSI Model, Project Management, Record Management, Remote Desktop, SSL, Strategic Planning, Systems Analysis, TCP/IP, Technical Support, Thin Clients, Troubleshooting, VPN, Windows Server, Writing; CopTIA Security+, Network+, A+; Microsoft Technology Associate: Networking Fundamentals

WILLING TO RELOCATE?: YES

Edgar
Software Developer

I aM A software developer

Branch of Military: army

Location: cudahy, cA

Years of relevant experience: 1

Skills: Javascript (ES5, ES6), React, HTML5, CSS3, Sass, Redux Saga, Node.js, Express, PostgreSQL, MongoDB/Mongoos, MySQL, Restful API Development, Jest, Mocha, Chai, AWS EC2, Docker, NGINX, Git, npm, Webpack, Babel, Agile Methodology, TDD

WILLING TO RELOCATE?: YES

Nicole
Software Engineer

I aM A software engineeR

U.S. NAVY VETERAN. 6 years of leadership experience, adaptability, and tested problem-solving skills. A self-starter, able to take initiative and learn quickly and independently. Detail-oriented undergraduate student at San Diego State University. Actively pursuing a career in Computer Science. 

Branch of Military: Navy

Location: san diego, cA

years of relevant experience: 1

Skills: Python, Java, C/C++, Javascript, HTML, CSS, R, Fortran, Scheme; LaTeX, Google Colab, Visual Studio, Jupyter Notebook, IntelliJ, Eclipse

WILLING TO RELOCATE?: YES

Chris
Sr. Desktop Support Technician

I aM a Senior Desktop Support Technician

As a former US military member and IT professional with 13 years of corporate IT experience providing hands-on & remote support nationwide to thousands of users at the enterprise level, I have developed a proven ability to communicate well with users, translating complicated concepts to laymen one-on-one or in groups. I have also developed an understanding of computer hardware and software applications, including installation, configuration, management, and troubleshooting that lets me apply a relentless, “dog on a shoe” mentality to persistently resolve stubborn IT issues throughout the technical life-span of employees.

Branch of Military: air force

Location: hawthorne, cA

Years of Relevant Experience: 14

Skills: WinXP, Vista, Win7, Win8, Win10, some Apple/Mac; MS Office 2003, 2010, 2013, 2016, O365, Lotus Notes; Domain migrations; Blackberry, Android, iPhone/iPad MDM; Active Sync; Box, DropBox, Google Drive; LAN connectivity repair; SCCM application deployment; Symantec/ McAfee Endpoint Protection, CrashPlan backup; Altiris, DameWare, Citrix, GoToManage, Tivoli, VNC, Team Viewer, LogMeIn, Onebox, IBM BigFix, LabTech, FixMe.IT, Bomgar; Active Directory and Exchange 2010 MAC; asset management; MS Teams/Skype, Cisco Jabber/VPN, Slack; HelpStar, Magic, Remedy, ManageNow, ServiceNow, Help Desk Authority, Maximo, TrackIt, Samanage, ConnectWise, SCCD

WILLING TO RELOCATE?: no

Jeff
Sourcing Manager

I aM Sr. Product & Software NPI Project Sourcing ManageR

Expert in: Sourcing/contracts/procurement of NPI software, NPI hardware, NPI Products, and professional services. Enjoy developing win-win supply/vendor-contract negotiations; statement of work (SOW) drafting; NPI development life-cycle; checkpoint presentations; scaling from concept through prototypes and implementation/ramp to go-live/shippable FGI volumes; and leading these and all other sourcing activities and processes with cross-functional engineering design teams. No travel restrictions, duration limits, or lead-time constraints.

Branch of Military: Air force

Location: pleasanton, cA

Years of Relevant Experience: 20

Skills: Full Contract Lifecycle Leadership; Conept, Proto, Production Ramps; NPI Releases – R&D Checkpoints; Sourcing Project Management; GDPR, CCPA Regulatory Expertise; Vendor-Supplier Negotiations; Pre-RFQ-Strategic Planning; Commodities, OTS, Custom HW; Product Marketing Services; Vendor-Supplier Management; Create Win-Win Complex SOWs; PLC Detailed Training Documents; Technical Consensus Building; Passionate Stakeholder Advocacy; Cloud & Product Direct Licenses; IP, Legal, Analytics, RFx, DFX/M; SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, Product SLAs; MS Suite, Ariba, DocuSign, Excel; ERP (Enterprise Resource Plans); Leadership Skills-Buyers, Techs; Supplier Improvement Initiatives; FDA 21 CFR Part 820 (CGMP); Direct/Indirect Agreements; Cost Avoidance/Reducation

WILLING TO RELOCATE?: yes

Aaron
Software Engineer

I aM A software engineeR

Junior Full-Stack Software Developer, with 9 years of experience in military operations, team building skills, and product development. Passionate about the collaborative process and obsessed with the limitless opportunities for solving problems and gaining knowledge.

Branch of Military: Navy

Location: san diego, cA

years of relevant experience: 1

Skills: Ruby on Rails, React, Javascript, HTML5, CSS3, PostgreSQL; GitHub, Docker, AWS, QA Testing; Pair Programming, Mob Programming, Problem Solving, Accountability

WILLING TO RELOCATE?: no

Dustin
Software Engineer

I aM A SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Web Developer / Software Engineer with over four years’ experience providing IT support in the Mortgage Industry.

Branch of Military: Marine Corps

Location: atlanta, GA

years of relevant experience: 0

Skills: Cisco Certified Entry Level Network Technician, CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Network+ Certified, JavaScript/HTML/CSS, Express.js, React.js, Python, Command Line/BASH, Git/GitHub, Node.js, SQL, Web API’s/JSON

WILLING TO RELOCATE?: NO

Alan
IT Project Manager

I aM AN IT PROJECT MANAGER

Seasoned, performance-focused, and goal-driven professional, equipped with wide-ranging experience in leading day-to-day operations to improve productivity and deliver company profitability. Commended for solid expertise in business operations, program development, and project management. Expert in Iterative and Agile project Management, project launch, cycle planning. Efficient at cultivating positive relationships with cross functional teams and stakeholders through solid interpersonal, decision-making, and organization aptitudes. Advanced user in Sales force, Jira.

Branch of Military: Army

Location: SAN DIEGO, CA

Years of Relevant Experience: 5

Skills: Business Operations, Project Management, IT Systems Engineering, Process Optimization, Risk Analysis, Project Launch, Software Development Lifecycle, Contract Administration, Iterative and Agile Porject Management, Cycle Planning, Salesforce, JirA

Willing to relocate?: yes

David
VP/Director of IT

I aM A VP/DIRECTOR OF IT

Dynamic and team-oriented global IT leader with a transformational and strategic approach to expanding the
digital enterprise and increasing business value. Deep experience with complex, multi-functional, and
international business environments, teams, and projects. Strong business acumen resulting in successful
partnerships and strong collaboration with commercial, operational, and other functional support organizations.
Branch of Military: Army

Location: La Verne, CA

Years of Relevant Experience: 25

Skills: IT Leadership, Organizational Development, IT Strategy; PMO Development, Program, Portfolio & Project Management; Agile & Scrum, Waterfall, Lean, Kanban; Mergers & Acquisitions; Business Process Engineering; Manufacturing, Healthcare, Government; Application Development, Rationalization & Production Support, DevOps; IT Service Management; ITIL; Infrastructure Operations & End User Support; Cloud (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS); PMP; Certified Scrum Master (CSM); Project Management Certiciation; Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Willing to Relocate?: No