High Tech Jobs

  • Best Employer In America Is ...

    Best Employer In America Is ...

    For all the high-profile woes Facebook has encountered in recent months because of its botched $16 billion stock offering last spring and complaints by users about privacy, the social-media powerhouse remains an attractive company to work for. In fact, Facebook Inc. topped the latest list of best employers,... Continue Reading

  • Shockingly High Salaries At Tech Startups

    Shockingly High Salaries At Tech Startups

    The word "startup" for many people conjures up images of a newly formed tech company filled with young, not-too-well paid staffers who are hoping their stock options might be worth something someday. But that's changing -- at least in tech hotspots, such as Silicon Valley, according to a new online... Continue Reading

  • High-Tech Giant's $350 Million Plan To Train New Workers

    High-Tech Giant's $350 Million Plan To Train New Workers

    By David Goldman While Americans struggle to finds jobs, some of the country's biggest companies insist they're struggling just as hard to find workers with the skills they need. "We are interviewing 11 people to find one qualified candidate," AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson told CNNMoney. "It's stunning to... Continue Reading

  • Obama Announces New High-Tech Manufacturing Effort

    Obama Announces New High-Tech Manufacturing Effort

    By Julie Pace PITTSBURGH -- Imagining advances from lighter cars to smarter robots, President Barack Obama is announcing a $500 million project to spur high-technology manufacturing, a sector of U.S. industry that presidential advisers say has lost ground to such competitors as Germany and Japan. Continue Reading

  • Start Ups Expect to Create Thousands of New Jobs

    Start Ups Expect to Create Thousands of New Jobs

    It's no secret that small business is the key to the recovery and reigning in unemployment, and that start-ups, particularly those involving the high tech industry, are taking the lead. Proving this point are the results of a recent survey of 375 U.S.-based, private, venture capital-backed software, hardware,... Continue Reading

  • It's Raining Jobs -- In California?

    It's Raining Jobs -- In California?

    In January, only 700 jobs were created in the entire state of California. But in February, believe it or not, reports show that a whopping 100,000 new jobs were created, according to the California Employment Development Department. What's responsible for the state's latest employment gold rush? Continue Reading

  • Jobs Open: Job Candidates in Highest Demand

    Jobs Open: Job Candidates in Highest Demand

    Even in this economy, there are some jobs that employers are desperate to fill, and can't seem to find enough candidates. These are high-paying jobs, too, starting in the $80,000-per-year range. Unfortunately, they're also the types of jobs that leave most of us smacking ourselves in the forehead and saying, "If... Continue Reading