Through AZ Careers NOW, the Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation (the Foundation) and Career Connectors are partnering to connect local IT and Cybersecurity employers to job seekers. More than ever, IT and Cybersecurity professionals are needed to protect Arizona’s digital future. This hiring event aims to match job-seekers in the IT and Cybersecurity industries with highly matched IT and Cybersecurity companies.
Employers are invited to register for this FREE virtual IT and Cybersecurity hiring event:
Date: Thursday, January 26, 2023
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Arizona is home to a booming technology industry, which is complemented by the need for cybersecurity professionals. With more than 45,000 jobs in Arizona’s Cybersecurity & IT industry and over 7,000 projected new jobs in the next 10 years, the Foundation’s Cybersecurity and IT Workforce Collaboratives are focused on ensuring valley businesses recruit and develop the talent needed to protect the integrity of the region’s online presence.
Is your business struggling to fill entry-level, professional, or executive IT and cybersecurity positions? AZ Careers NOW will help fill your talent pipeline by bringing job seekers to you!
Local industry employers will be hiring for entry-level to senior positions. Students, veterans, military spouses, mothers re-entering the workforce, career-changers, and those looking to reskill or upskill are invited to attend.
Jennifer Mellor, chief innovation officer for the Foundation, will provide a State of the IT & Cybersecurity Industry address highlighting current market stats, expected growth, and a bright glimpse into the very prosperous future of this explosive industry.
Over 15 esteemed, hiring companies will showcase their culture, stand-out benefits, training packages, and open positions. Software engineer, developer, CRM administrator, SOC analyst, ethical hacker, Blue Team/Red Team, risk analyst, compliance analyst, data analyst, data science, machine learning, management, and leadership roles are available. At the event, job seekers can interact with hiring managers, network with others in the industry, and engage with educational partners offering short-term certifications or related upskilling for this industry.
The IT and cybersecurity industry is experiencing explosive growth and looks to build on recent success in attracting job seekers who are looking to take their careers to the next level. Employers won’t want to miss this opportunity to connect with the future talent of the cyber & IT industries.
“The Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation is committed to strengthening the IT and cybersecurity talent pipeline. Not only are these careers critical for protecting our state’s online infrastructure, but they also offer competitive pay and upward mobility for Arizona’s looking to re-join or elevate themselves in our workforce. We appreciate the partnership with Career Connectors to make this hiring opportunity a reality.” – Todd Sanders, President & CEO – Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation
“The Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation and Career Connectors share a mission to highlight growing industries within the Phoenix Metro area and create growth opportunities for residents. With the continued business expansion in Arizona, partnering complementary resources to increase capacity and provide a comprehensive career track is critical. In partnership, we can meet escalating workforce needs of the Greater Phoenix business market. This Career Expo is part of the solution!” – Jessica Pierce, Founder and CEO – Career Connectors