Nowadays Social media plays an important role in job searches. Major recruiters simply tweet or post the requirements on LinkedIn like websites and shortlisting from the best applicants. Then, candidates need to face the final interview only. In most of the cases, it will conduct via phone or online, for overseas aspirants. How simple is the recruiting process! Right?
These are the top 18 Twitter accounts a job seeker must follow for placement or better prospects in IT sector. Some of them are software companies, technology-related firms or leading social networking sites. However, they offer high-level growth opportunities for talents in computer-related field.
1) Microsoft | @MicrosoftJobs
Bio: Microsoft is an American company that develops, manufactures and sells Windows OS, software, computers and other services. Recently it acquired Finnish mobile manufacturer, Nokia INC. And naturally, it is the ultimate destination for most of the IT professionals.
Total employee strength: 1,27,104
Followers on Twitter: 74.3k
Related page: Microsoft Jobs Blog
2) Apple | @AppleRecruiter
Bio: Manufacturer of iOS, iPhones, iPads, iPods, and Mac systems.
Total employee strength: 80,000
Followers on Twitter: 3,563
Related page: Apple Jobs
3) Google | @lifeatgoogle
Bio: Google is a world-famous search engine, developers and makers of several internet, gadget related products.
Total employee strength: 52,069
Followers on Twitter: 510k
Related page: Google Careers
4) Facebook | @facebook
Bio: It is no.1 social networking site, headquartered in California, US.
Total employee strength: 6,818
Followers on Twitter: 14M
Related page: Facebook Careers
5) Twitter | @TwitterU
Bio: Twitter is a micro-blogging social networking site that allows users to send 140 character texts, known as tweets.
Total employee strength: 3,000
Followers on Twitter: 139k
Related page: Twitter Careers
6) LinkedIn | @LinkedIn_Jobs
Bio: LinkedIn is a job-oriented social media site for working professionals.
Total employee strength: 5,000
Followers on Twitter: 13.6k
Related page: LinkedIn jobs
7) Cognizant | @Cognizant
Bio: No. 1 in the Fortune’s list of fastest-growing companies.
Total employee strength: 1,78,000
Followers on Twitter: 176k
Related page: Cognizant Careers
8) IBM | @IBMjobsglobal
Bio: IBM is a multinational technology and consulting corporation. It is no. 3rd global brand and # 1 company for leaders as selected by Fortune magazine.
Total employee strength: 4,31,212
Followers on Twitter: 4,666
Related page: IBM Employment
9) Oracle | @ExploreOracle
Bio: Oracle is a computer technology firm headquartered in the US and it is the second-largest software maker after Microsoft.
Total employee strength: 122,458
Followers on Twitter: 9,341
Related page: Oracle Careers
Bio: SAP is a German company developing applications for business operations.
Total employee strength: 66,500
Followers on Twitter: 10.3k
Related page: Careers SAP
11) CA Technologies | @Cainc
Bio: CA Inc is one of the leading independent software companies in the world.
Total employee strength: 12,600
Followers on Twitter: 107k
Related page: CA Careers
12) Symantec | @symanteccareers
Bio: Symantec is a US company that develops security, backup software, and services.
Total employee strength: 20,402
Followers on Twitter: 818
Related page: Symantec Careers
13) HP | @HPCareers
Bio: Hewlett- Packard is a US-based technology firm, providing hardware and software solutions to worldwide customers.
Total employee strength: 3,17,500
Followers on Twitter: 14.1k
Related page: HP Jobs
14) Intel | @JobsatIntel
Bio: Intel is one of the largest manufacturers of semiconductor chips and microprocessors.
Total employee strength: 1,07,600
Followers on Twitter: 37.4 k
Related page: Intel Jobs
15) Dell | @CareersAtDell
Bio: Dell is one of the key players in making computers and related products.
Total employee strength: 1,08,800
Followers on Twitter: 21.8k
Related page: Dell Jobs
16) Fujitsu | @FujitsuCareers
Bio: Fujitsu is Japan-based makers of software and computer-related products.
Total employee strength: 1,68,733
Followers on Twitter: 251
Related page: Fujitsu Employment
17) adobe | @AdobeCareers
Bio: It is leading software developers offering a wide range of software and web designing programs.
Total employee strength: 11,144
Followers on Twitter: 7,883
Related page: Adobe Careers
18) Vmware | @VMwarecareers
Bio: Vmware is developing software for cloud and virtualization.
Total employee strength: 14,300
Followers on Twitter: 14.8k
Related page: Vmware Employment