The Research Triangle area is home to over 160 companies employing over 50,000 high-tech workers. Information technology companies represent the largest segment and, grouped with life science companies, add up to nearly half of the businesses claiming an RTP address.
The Durham area recently ranked 4th in intelligence density quotient (assessing a population's talent and capacity for creativity and problem solving) and the Raleigh-Durham area often appears on annual "smartest cities" lists. Even with the influx of graduating students from more than 10 area colleges and universities, Durham technology companies such as Cisco Systems, IBM, and Glaxo Smith Kline must look outside this talent pool to find all of the high tech talent needed to meet their human resource needs.
NCTA provides an online resource designed to facilitate placement of high-tech professionals with businesses in need of their talents. If you're a Durham technology professional looking for employment with a high-tech company in the RTP area, visit the NCTA job board. You may be just a click away from the next step in your high-tech career.