Podcast: Skills You Need to Succeed in the Digital Economy

Jessica Lavery By Jessica Lavery
March 13, 2017

The growing need for proficient software developers to help power our digital economy has created a skills gap that companies are trying to fill. There are jobs, but there aren’t people with the right skills to fill them. This creates a great opportunity for those looking to switch or just staring their careers. But for what skills are companies looking? What can universities and colleges do to ensure their students are getting the education they need to succeed in the digital economy.

Join Greg Nicastro, EVP, Product Development/SaaS Operations, R&D Management at Veracode as he discusses the skills he looks for when hiring engineers.

Jessica is part of the content team at Veracode. In this role she strives to create and promote content that will engage, educate and inspire security professionals around the topic of application security. Jessica’s involvement with the security industry goes back more than a decade at companies like Astaro, and Sophos where she held roles in corporate communication and marketing.