Frequently Asked Questions

What is ectalent ?

ectalent is a Silicon Valley Company that finds the best early career talent at top international Universities and brings them to the US for 1-year ect placements in leading high-tech companies in Silicon Valley.

How do I submit an application?

To apply, simply fill out the application form.. Don’t forget to include most recent copy of your resume with the cover letter.

Do you charge ect’s for this early career talent Program?

Our ect’s pay no fees. On the contrary, they get paid for their one year placement. We provide our ect’s with free visa processing, free international travel, free comfortable housing, top-of-the-line benefits and competitive salary.

What kind of students and recent grads are you looking for?

We are looking for top computer science, engineering, bio-tech, marketing and business students and recent grads that are looking to make a difference. If you are passionate, enthusiastic and committed to moving technology forward – you should apply ASAP.

How long is the international ect placement program?

The ect placement typically runs for 1 year. We are currently reviewing applications for 2015 enrollment.

What kind of companies do you place ect’s with?

Most of our international ect’s are placed with mid-size and large multinational companies in San Francisco Bay Area. However, we do have a number of opportunities with fast-growing startups and smaller hi-tech companies.

My University is not listed on your application form. Can I still apply?

Yes. If you are a top student or recent grad and your school is recognized as one of the top technical schools in your country, you should apply. You will need to supply us with a professor or Dean for reference and we will work with your University to establish a relationship.

I am not a student. Can I still apply?

Yes, ectalent accepts applications from undergraduate and graduate students that are pursuing BS/BEng, MS/MEng or PhD degrees in accredited University, as well as recent grads that have graduated within the past year.

Why do I have to be recommended by my University?

We want to make sure that our ect’s are absolutely the best. As part of our interview process, we work with the University staff to verify that you are among the top students or recent grads from your school.

My University wants to offer a U.S. early career talent program. Who do I talk to about it?

Please contact us at “info @” and we will be happy to explore partnership opportunities.

My company wants to offer an international ect placement program. Who do I talk to about it?

Please contact us at info @ and we will be happy to explore partnership opportunities.

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