São Paulo 2019 Recruiting Mission

Are you a Tech Talent that has always wanted to get a job in Canada or in Europe and don't know where to start? VanHack is bringing to São Paulo on March 23rd and 24th a Recruiting Mission for Tech Talents who want to fuel the growth of Canada's and Europe’s tech market. Some of the best companies in North America and Europe will be attending the fair, in hopes of filling over 100 positions.


Who can apply?

If you have:

- Three or more years of professional experience (some of the main skills we are looking for are: C, C++, C#, Kotlin, Java, JavaScript, Objective-C, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Swift, DBA, DevOps, QA, Data science, Machine Learning and UX/UI);
- Advanced or fluent English;
- Availability to attend the Recruiting Mission event on March 23rd and 24th in person;
- And the desire to get a job in Canada and/or Europe, and to relocate in the first semester of 2019,

You can apply!


How to apply?

You only need to follow 4 steps to be considered for the São Paulo Recruiting Mission:

1. Apply to the event
2. Update your Profile
3 - Complete the English Verification
4 - Complete the Code Verification

Hurry! The spots for the São Paulo Recruiting Mission are limited, and there might not be any left if you wait to complete the steps at the last minute.


See some of our Success Cases from previous Recruiting Missions


How is the selection process?

VanHack will perform an in-depth review of the applications of all candidates who complete the 4 steps, and select the best ones based on Profile, English and Code Verification results. These candidates will be matched to the available positions, and their resumes will be sent to the companies for their evaluation. Companies will then pick the candidates they would like to interview, and we will begin to prepare these candidates for the event.

VanHack will offer exclusive preparation for the selected candidates in order to familiarize them with international interviews, prepare them to answer the most challenging questions, and provide them with an in-depth analysis of the companies. The preparation includes:
- An exclusive behavioral interview course to help you prepare for your behavioral interviews;
- A live technical interview course to help you prepare for your technical interviews;
- Company preparation courses;
- One-on-one mock interviews with VanHack specialists.

VanHack will offer exclusive preparation for the selected candidates in order to familiarize them with international interviews, prepare them to answer the most challenging questions, and provide them with an in-depth analysis of the companies. The preparation includes:
- An exclusive behavioral interview course to help you prepare for your behavioral interviews;
- A live technical interview course to help you prepare for your technical interviews;
- Company preparation courses;
- One-on-one mock interviews with VanHack specialists.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the São Paulo Recruiting Mission and when will it take place?

It is an event where top Canadian and European companies will interview tech talents in person, in hopes of filling over 100 positions. The event will take place during March 23rd and March 24th of 2019 in downtown São Paulo.

Do I have to live in São Paulo or in Brazil to attend the event?

No, you don’t, but you must be able to be present at the location on the dates of the event. VanHack will unfortunately not cover transportation costs for candidates coming from other cities/countries.

Do I have to pay anything to apply to or participate in the São Paulo Recruiting Mission?

No, the event is 100% free.

Which companies will be at the São Paulo Recruiting Mission, and how many candidates will be hired?

Information about the companies will be disclosed to the selected candidates before the event, but we expect to have between 10 and 15 Canadian and European companies interviewing candidates, and over 100 offers being made.

How will the São Paulo Recruiting Mission work? Will I have to attend both days, or just one?

The agenda for the event is still being defined, but you might need to attend both days of the event. This information will be available to the selected candidates before the event.

I was not selected to participate in previous missions/I did not receive an offer in previous missions. Can I still apply to this one?

Sure! Everyone can apply and will be considered.

Will all companies in the São Paulo Recruiting Mission sponsor visas and provide relocation packages to hired candidates?

All companies will provide visa sponsorship to the hired candidates, but we cannot guarantee all of them will provide relocation packages.

If I am selected, will I leave the São Paulo Recruiting Mission with a job offer?

We cannot guarantee that. Companies will have full autonomy to make offers to the candidates they select.

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