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HALOCK’s Eve Adams Named One of Business Insider’s 100 Most Influential Tech Women on Twitter »

Eve Adams (@HackerHuntress), Senior Talent Acquisition Expert, was recently named one of Business Insider’s 100 Most Influential Tech Women on Twitter. As the team lead of HALOCK’s information security recruiting function, Eve uses Twitter to engage with clients and candidates, research industry trends, publicize HALOCK’s hot infosec jobs, and have fun with … Read More »

The Security Agent »

If you work in the information security industry go ahead and give yourself a pat on the back. In 2012 information security professionals enjoyed one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. In my line of work I often come … Read More »

2014 Information Security Hiring Trends: Defense! Defense! Defense! »

Yes, it’s another information security predictions article. No, I won’t be discussing APT, China, or anything involving our favorite prefix, “cyber.” Instead, here’s a brief glimpse at what we infosec recruiters are seeing in terms of enterprise demands for security roles. While all infosec positions, from firewall jockey to CISO, remain super-hot, … Read More »

FUD in Information Security Employment »

Security people sure have it good. The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics tells us that in 2012, self-described information security professionals experienced 0.9% unemployment – a sliver of the roughly 8% national average. The Bureau projects 22% job growth in InfoSec by 2020. Granted, even the BLS admits their numbers aren’t to be taken … Read More »

4 Tips for Hiring the Best Information Security Talent »

“How can we recruit and interview candidates, all of which state they are interested on the phone, yet astonishingly, call to cancel the face-to-face interview before it takes place? One by one, they explain that they have accepted another position. What is it with these information security people?! I have never seen anything like … Read More »