“My Self Shravani, I am working as a Staff Author at FieldEngineer.com a Marketplace for On-Demand telecom workforce, ranging from field engineers to high-level network engineers, project managers and Network Architects in 146 countries. I am a Computer Science engineer from JNTU. I can understand ongoing technology trends and keep myself updated in technology industry”
The freelance Field Engineer Freelance Marketplaceplatform allows businesses to connect with telecom & IT field engineers from around the world and cooperate on various projects. The web-based application lets engineers advertise their skills, promote their credentials and search for freelance gigs, but unlike other services, it also allows them to submit bids, negotiate employment terms and receive payment. Companies in search of talent can fund accounts to manage their field engineering staff budgets, oversee job progress in real time and perfect the way they evaluate and hire background-cleared bidders.
The Emerging Startup Special Mention placed Fieldengineer.com in good company with multinational technology giants, such as Huawei and PCCW Global. The awards drew highly regarded international visitors and speakers who represented their companies and shared novel ideas that are sure to shape the way telecom technology practices evolve for years to come. FieldEngineer.com CEO and founder, Malik Zakaria, was also in attendance, and he delivered a well-received presentation that shed light on how enterprises could continue overcoming the hurdles associated with providing services in a world of rapid internet expansion and B2B workforce growth.
According to Zakaria, the mention served as a welcome acknowledgment of his company's progress. "Since the beginning, we've dedicated ourselves to making career management easier for field engineers and empowering telecom companies to tap into pools of highly skilled specialists," Zakaria said. "Although we've faced challenges along the way, we're proud to be redefining the way professionals make the connections that help them drive their careers forward."
The SDI Summit Special Mention shows that the fieldengineer.com model may represent the future of freelance employment. As workforces grow increasingly distributed, companies will undoubtedly look towards web platforms like this one to help them find telecom engineers with valuable skills. It's only a matter of time before other industries follow suit.