Tangent has been at the forefront of Technology, Telcoms & Engineering for 40 years and has been instrumental in shaping the previous revolutions of technology. This experience has allowed us to lead the way in outsourcing for the Internet of Things & Smart Connected Products across the globe as the technological convergence takes place.
"Cisco predicts that approx 220,000 new engineers will be needed globally every year for the next 10 years to keep up with the technological surge of the Internet of Things" (Cisco, 2013)
Through the meteoric rise of the internet, the global passion for connectivity and the need for business to go mobile we are now supplying specialists into markets and industries that did not even exist 5 years ago and will continue to shape the future for all of us.
"By 2015, big data demand will generate 1 million jobs in the Global 1000, but only a third will get filled due to a shortage of talent" (Forbes, 2013)
Our Smart Connected Products team continues to grow at a pace due to our experience staffing previous technology revolutions and our technical expertise within the convergence of Technology, Telecoms & Engineering creating the Internet of Things.
Focused on technology that enables monitoring, control, optimisation & autonomy of products both locally & in the cloud our areas of expertise include
- Cloud Computing
- TV, Broadcast & Media
- Cyber Security
- Enterprise Software
For more information on how our Smart Connected Products team can connect you to the talent you need call us on +44 1277 635 800
Tangent in Numbers
- 177 Countries worked in to date
- 214 nationalities supplied so far
- 40 years of International recruitment. Our anniversary runs throughout the year
- 1st level supplier to every major telecoms manufacturer
- 100% success rate on recruitment campaigns
- 200% growth in our IT recruiting business in the last year
- 11 in-country exclusive FMCG related engineering campaigns currently running
- x5 investment in our online gaming practice in the last 24 month
- 100% increase in available funding for continued expansion
- 3% staff turnover in an industry that accepts 25%
- 5 consecutive years on the most respected ‘fastest growing recruitment company’ listing
Tangent in Words
Tangent are possibly the most experienced international recruiter on the planet. We believe we have re-located more talented individuals to more international locations than any other company ever – And whilst we are proud of our achievements we are still constantly striving to better ourselves by providing the best client and candidate experience, and at the same time the best working environment for our staff. We want to be the our clients and candidates most valued staffing partner and our staff’s bedrock.
Winner Huawei Supplier Excellence Award - North Africa
Winner Huawei Outstanding Collaboration Partner Award - Southern Africa
Winner Huawei Golden Award - Southern Africa
Recruiter Magazines HOT100
2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016
Recruiter Magazines FAST 50
2012, 2013, 2014
Sunday Times FAST TRACK 200
Highly Commended for Recruiter - Investing in Talent Awards
Highly Commended in the Recruiter Awards Category 'Best International Recruitment Agency'
Winner of Best Candidate Care Category in Recruiter's Investing in Talent Awards
Shortlisted for Best International Recruitment Agency at the Recruiter Awards
2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Shortlisted or winner of the Best Candidate Care at the Recruiter Awards
2012, 2013, 2014, 2016
Shortlisted for Best Client Service at the Recruiter Awards
Shortlisted for Best Engineering Recruitment Agency at the Recruiter Awards
Shortlisted for Best International Recruitment Company in the Recruiter International Awards
An ISO 9001: 2008 company.
Working to the auspices of ISO 14001. Ecovadis Silver award.
Fair Business Practices
Ecovadis Silver award.
Labour Practices & Human Rights
Ecovadis Silver award.
Ecovadis Silver award.
Cyber Essentials + accredited and working towards ISO 27001.
We are recognised leaders in international recruitment. We supply customers in 175 countries with an unrivalled resource network from 220. Our local knowledge provides them with straightforward and cost effective results.
Skills Leasing and Contract Consulting
With over 30 years' experience providing supplementary staffing, Tangent have the ‘know how’ to deploy single consultants or entire project teams to anywhere in the world. With experts available in 220 countries, we are here to supply 'in demand' and 'just in time resources' to our multi-national client base.
Permanent Recruitment, Contingent and Campaigns
Tangent have worked with over 500 customers, supplying contingent and campaign services. Our consultants and international researchers are adept at searching for the 'hardest to find skills' in restricted time frames. Our international recruiting database contains over 500,000 experienced candidates.
Search and Selection
Tangent's specialist headhunters and team of qualified research consultants can help customers who require the services of a direct, discreet search practice. We provide a bespoke service for diplomatic introductions.