Placement Spotlight – Sorting through over 200 candidates and placing an SRE in 3 weeks   A Little Background Our client, a Series-B internet startup, backed by Menlo Ventures, was in significant need of a Site Reliability Engineer. In the current market SREs are in high demand. As an internet company, you can’t afford to…

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Placement Spotlight – Full Stack Software Engineer A Little Background The client, a SaaS software company based in Houston, Texas, had been trying to hire for a Full-Stack Software Engineer for three months. They had been working with two other recruiting firms, but were yet to make the hire. Their need was for a candidate…

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Recruitment Case Study – Senior Front-End Engineer A Little Background Our client, a Series-A internet company, backed by Sequoia Capital. They needed a JavaScript expert with a very specific skillset. It was business critical for the company to hire a front-end engineer to help them transition from Angular to React. The candidate would need to…

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senior full stack engineer

Placement Spotlight – Senior Full Stack Engineer 2 Candidates Presented, 1 Hired in Houston     A Little Background Joseph Gordon, Senior Executive Recruiter at Kofi Group, has deepened relationships with Kofi Groups clients. After several successful placements with a client, their VC firm became interested in recruiting Kofi Group to help some of their…

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staff software engineer

Placement Spotlight – Staff Software Engineer Critical Position Filled Twice A Little Background Having received significant funding from Andreesen Horowitz (A16z), this Series-A SaaS startup was in search of a senior back-end engineer who could not only build products, but re-architect a critical system for them and would report to the CTO for this critical…

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Placement Spotlight – Hiring Two Senior Front-End Developers KOFI GROUP BY THE NUMBERS: A Little Background Our client, backed by Lightspeed Venture Partners, had recently closed series-B funding. Joseph has built a strong relationship with them over many years. Consequently, the client has benefitted from the partnership with many successful hires in the past.Senior Executive…

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Placement Spotlight – Robotics Controls Engineer “Without a doubt, the fit was the most important thing for the candidate, and the type of position they were moving into. For the client, the fit was so good that they decided to make an offer after interviewing only one candidate from us, helping to streamline the process…

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Our Client: Having recently secured a new round of funding, this startup was looking to scale their engineering team. Although they had promoted the new opportunity through online job posts, and were already working with three other recruitment agencies, they were disappointed with the quality of candidates they were receiving. Most candidates were simply not…

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Our Client: Having already worked for two months with two other recruitment agencies, neither of which delivered results, our client urgently needed to hire an experienced software engineer who was senior enough to design and develop new software products with little guidance.   The Candidate: The role required in-depth knowledge of AGILE best practices, SOLID…

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The Client: Following a recent round of funding this startup, backed by Canvas Ventures, wanted to rapidly scale their engineering team.  They had poured several hours into interviewing over 20 candidates, with none making it past the technical challenge. They were increasingly frustrated that they couldn’t find the right person.   The Candidate: The ideal…

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