Getting Into Infosec

Nick Jeswald - Confessions of a Cybersecurity Recruiter (Part 1)

Episode Summary

Part 1 of 2 - Nick Jeswald has been an external and internal recruiter in security. He shares with us what he looks for in a candidate, common mistakes made by candidates, and the nuances of hackers he's learned over the years.

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Part 1 of 2 - Nick Jeswald has been an external and internal recruiter in security. He shares with us what he looks for in a candidate, common mistakes made by candidates, and the nuances of hackers he's learned over the years.

BIO:

I've been in infosec for 8 years, and in various IT roles since 1996. Developer -> Sales Engineer -> BD Specialist -> Security BD -> Security Recruiting -> Dir. Corp Dev. However, whatever role I've had, I've also been one of the top recruiters for each company I worked at.

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