About the course

The IT Job Search Bootcamp course was designed to assist you with your career goals. It will provide you with the necessary skills required to effectively participate and succeed in the job search process. During this interactive course you will learn and receive our professional review regarding:

  • Resume writing

  • Building the winning LinkedIn profile

  • Effective ways to search a job as a QA or IT specialist

  • Successfully pass professional interviews

  • Please note: the learning materials, examples, assignments are in English, the course instruction is provided in Russian

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Resume Writing

    • Intro

    • Resume Basics

    • Contact Information and Skills

    • Experience and Education

    • Resume Review Lab

    • External links: Tips from Google HR

    • External links: 5 Things Your Resume MUST HAVE

    • External links: Resume common mistakes

    • Resume formats examples

    • Skills examples

    • Skills templates

    • What verbs to use in the resume(Dictionary) ?

    • Create or update your resume

  • 2

    LinkedIn Profile Creation

    • Intro

    • All the ways to find a job

    • About LinkedIn

    • Profile Photo tips

    • Profile summary tips

    • Let`s do it together

    • Experience and Education

    • Skills section

    • Additional sections overview

    • Clean profile URL

    • Create/Update your linked IN account

  • 3

    Job Search Using LinkedIn

    • intro

    • Search for positions

    • Search for people

    • Insiders hunt

    • How to introduce yourself

    • Additional LinkedIn options

    • LinkedIn summary

    • Presentation of 2 LinkedIn modules

    • Useful links: International Job Search sites

    • How to connect to strangers - examples

  • 4

    Job interview - part one

    • Interview Intro

    • Interview - what is the process

    • How to make research before the interview

    • How to prepare yourself using Glassdoor

    • How to calm yourself down

    • Phone interviews

    • Etiquette

    • Tell me about yourself

    • Experience

    • Details, details, details

    • Education questions

    • The most popular HR questions and answers examples

    • External links: Trick To Impress Hiring Managers

    • External links: Best way to answer tell me about yourself

    • External link: Why do you want this job?

  • 5

    Job interview - part two

    • Intro

    • Strengths and Weaknesses

    • Behavior questions

    • Technical questions - general info

    • Manual QA questions

    • Answering "Test it" questions demo

    • Automation QA questions

    • Contract

    • After Interview

    • Notes demo

    • Presentation

    • Popular QA interview assignments

    • External links: Weaknesses questions

    • External links: end of interview

    • Interview Checklist - Download

    • External links: work on you weaknesses

    • Test preparations advices

    • 64 interview questions and answers

    • Useful links