Why contract engineer jobs could be perfect for you
Whether you’re just starting your career, looking for your next step up, or rejoining the workforce after having a family, a contract engineering role could be just what you need on your CV. More and more companies are offering contract engineering roles, because skipping the permanent hiring process saves them the time and money – and they’ll pass some of those savings on to you. Fire and security engineers in particular will find contract work pays much better than permanent roles.
How the Internet of Things is transforming telecoms
The pandemic has massively accelerated digital transformation in almost every sector. One technology that’s skyrocketed since 2020 is the “internet of things” (IoT). IoT is now part of the new normal in telecoms. One survey predicts the global IoT telecoms market will grow to over $22 billion by the end of 2023 as demand for connectivity rises. Major players like Huawei, AT&T, Verizon, Vodafone and T-Mobile are pushing the bandwagon further.
Post-COVID opportunities for fire and security
The fire and security industry played an essential role in the response to COVID-19. Now the “new normal” offers the sector an unprecedented opportunity to rewrite its own rules. New research reveals that 86% of UK business owners feel ‘somewhat to very confident’ about growth prospects at the end of 2021 – a 10% increase since January. Many cite opportunities created by the pandemic.
How to ace an interview: 6 skills
An interview is a performance in which you’re starring as yourself. No wonder we all find interviews terrifying. You’re performing with no script, in front of an audience who can make or break your career – and you have to wait a week to see if they applaud.
8 Vital Soft Skills for Telecoms Professionals
Despite its reputation, the telecoms sector isn’t all about hard skills. Technical skills may be indispensable, but employers also demand excellent people skills. These are the eight every telecoms professional should master.
The 5G Security Revolution is Here
Digitalisation has transformed security, often replacing physical perimeters with ever-expanding digital networks of endpoints. This brings new challenges for the security industry, with the latest 4K/8K CCTV cameras eating up to 50 Mbps of bandwidth each.