hatch IT is working with our software engineering and startup community to launch a new site! hatchpad will be an online community platform for software engineers to share and connect with: personal projects, startups, thought leadership, events, volunteer opportunities, startup profiles tailored to you, and more. Join hatchpad today.

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In the meantime, are you looking for a change in your software engineer career? Whether you create robust web applications or you consider yourself a data scientist, we know this space. Let hatch I.T. keep you apprised of tech startup companies who are building something innovative in your backyard.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is hatch IT?

Hatch is a boutique tech-startup recruiting company. Home-grown in Northern Virginia (Leesburg) we are an established startup that helps local startups across DC/MD/VA find and hire engineering, product and data science talent. 

How is hatch different from other recruiting agencies?

We are one of the only local recruiting partners that solely focuses on engineering & product recruitment for startups & small business in the DMV Region. We're a startup supporting startups so we now how important it is to dial in on engineers that can adapt to a startup culture. Given our narrow market, we've been able to build a database of local engineers that exceeds 120K candidates to date. We understand that engaging a traditional staffing firm with lofty contingency fees is often unrealistic for a startup to afford, therefore, we offer our innovative Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) for startups model. This model allows for hatch to act as a true extension of our client's internal recruiting team and take on all the heavy lifting at half the cost of staffing fees.  Learn how we've helped several startups in the area with our Scale4Startups model here.

Does hatch recruit for temporary or contract positions?

We do support clients that have contract or contract-to-hire needs. We are fully equipped to provide hatch employees & contractors with a variety of benefits as needed. 

What does the hatch recruiting process look like for candidates?

When a candidate engages with hatch we will kick off a discovery call to learn as much as we can about what it is you're looking for in your dream job. We will dig into your tech experience to ensure it matches up with our client's tech stack. We never hold back the name of our client partners and will be transparent from start to finish if we think it's a good match or not. We will work with you every step of the way from setting up interviews to negotiating offers. Our goal is to only place you in a new opportunity if all your boxes are checked and it's a great fit for both you and the company hiring.

What kind of positions does hatch recruit for?

We only recruit on positions relevant to software engineering, mobile development, product design, or Data Science.  Software Engineer, Data Engineer, UI/UX Designer, Product Manager, Mobile Developer, Data Analyst, Data Scientist is a shortlist of the common roles we recruit on.