Technical Fundamentals

For Recruiters In IT

Detailed training plan

There are 8 modules scheduled every other week (cca 16 weeks).

MODULE 1: Introduction To IT Recruitment

Online group class: 90 min

  • Introduction to IT recruitment
  • Shift in IT HR
  • How to become a great technical recruiter
  • How to attract developers

Take-home assignment:

  • Watch a course GR101 (approx. 2 hours)

A replay will be available if you cannot join the Live video call.

2: Software Development Lifecycle & Methodologies

@Home study prior to the online class:

  • Watch a video course GR102 (approx. 2 hours)

Online group class: 90 min

  • Refresher by the instructor
  • Q&A – your questions from the video course
  • A replay will be available if you cannot join the Live video call

You will learn what a recruiter needs to know about the SW development phases, what's the difference between Waterfall and Agile, what are the agile values and principles, what are the most popular Agile methodologies, differences between Kanban and Scrum, roles such as Scrum Master and Product Owner, ... and so much more.

3: Organizational Design & Digital Teams

@Home study prior to the online class:

  • Watch a video course GR103 (approx. 3 hours)

Online group class: 90 min

  • Refresher by the instructor
  • Q&A – your questions from the video course
  • A replay will be available if you cannot join the Live video call

Organizational structure, siloed vs. agile teams, CIO vs. CTO, Product vs. Project manager, etc. The difference between a functional vs. matrix IT teams. Why do startups prefer flat, agile team structure? The difference between a Product vs. Engineering teams. The most common entry roles and career paths in IT. Modern roles in digital IT teams.

4: Software Developers, Programming Languages & Frameworks

@Home study prior to the online class:

  • Watch a video course GR104 (approx. 2 hours)

Online group class: 90 min

  • Refresher by the instructor
  • Q&A – your questions from the video course
  • A replay will be available if you cannot join the Live video call

We look at the technology map and explain what types of software developers are out there, what programming languages and frameworks do they use.

5: Tech Stacks, Servers, Cloud, Storage

@Home study prior to the online class:

  • Watch a video course GR105 (approx. 2 hours)

Online group class: 90 min

  • Refresher by the instructor
  • Q&A – your questions from the video course
  • A replay will be available if you cannot join the Live video call

As a well-rounded recruiter you need to know the most popular tech stacks (LAMP, MEAN), understand what is Git, GitHub, GitLab, Bitbucket, repositories and cloud storages in general.

6: Data, Databases, Business Intelligence

@Home study prior to the online class:

  • Watch a video course GR106 (approx. 1 hour)

Online group class: 90 min

  • Refresher by the instructor
  • Q&A – your questions from the video course
  • A replay will be available if you cannot join the Live video call

We explain what a recruiter should know about relational and non-relational databases, database servers, data warehouse, SQL and PL/SQL, database administration, and more.

7: Testing, QA, DevOps

@Home study prior to the online class:

  • Watch a video course GR107 (approx. 1 hour)

Online group class: 90 min

  • Refresher by the instructor
  • Q&A – your questions from the video course
  • A replay will be available if you cannot join the Live video call

Most of the recruiters we talk to struggle with DevOps, continuous integration, automated testing, and workflows. We explain these terms in a human language so you understand how do modern teams work.

8: Software Design, Web Design, CMS

@Home study prior to the online class:

  • Watch a video course GR108 (approx. 1 hour)

Online group class: 90 min

  • Refresher by the instructor
  • Q&A – your questions from the video course
  • A replay will be available if you cannot join the Live video call

Understand the differences: UX vs. UI, a product prototype vs. MVP, CMS vs. CRM, and more. Learn how websites are built using Wordpress and what kind of web designers are out there.