Technical Talent Acquisition | Account Manager for Digital Artist ManagementAlex specializes in long-term, consultative partnerships to help candidates grow their career in the gaming industry. Her favorite thing about being in talent acquisition is the fact that she is bringing about positive change in people’s lives – whether it’s getting a candidate an increase in pay, finding someone a job with their dream company, or allowing them to live closer to family – her specialty is finding her candidates a career, not a job. From resume creation and editing to portfolio strategy and interview preparation, she has a knack for helping candidates put their best foot forward in the gaming industry.
Career Lounge – Round table discussions
Working in talent acquisition for multiple gaming companies, Alex will walk attendees through the best steps to take while applying for jobs (from resume creation to interviewing and offer negotiation). Whether they’re trying to break in to the industry or elevate their existing career, she’ll cover:
- What employers look for in resumes, cover letters, and portfolios — including pitfalls to avoid
2. How to market yourself to potential employers, even when there’s not a job listing that applies to your skillset
3. What courses to take in school in order to break into the gaming industry
4. How to distinguish yourself before, during, and after the interview