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How to Get Hired in Tech w/ Jeremy Kaneb (Workday) & Kirill Vechtomov (Amazon)

January 24, 2022 ProductBC Season 2 Episode 6
ProdcastBC
How to Get Hired in Tech w/ Jeremy Kaneb (Workday) & Kirill Vechtomov (Amazon)
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Season 2 is back after being away for a few months*.

In this episode, we chat on a popular, often requested topic - how to get hired at a tech company.

Blake chats with Jeremy Kaneb (Workday) and Kirill Vechtomov (Amazon, MySoulTeam) about their experiences across Product and Design roles for hiring and getting interviewed.

Episode Notes

  • [0m] Episode Introduction
  • [1m50s] Introducing Jeremy and Kirill
  • [5m14s] Working for American companies from Canada, remotely
  • [12m30s] What problems do candidates face getting their foot in the door?
  • [26m55s] Are internships still a good opportunity?
  • [32m30s] Break
  • [32m50s] Advice on the interview process
  • [39m52s] Advice on offers and negotiation
  • [45m25s] Final Thoughts

* This episode was pre-recorded back in November, 2021.

Introducing Jeremy and Kirill
Working for American companies from Canada, remotely
What problems do candidates face getting their foot in the door?
Are internships still a good opportunity?
Advice on the interview process
Advice on offers and negotiation
Final Thoughts