At Bright, we were addicted to AWS spot instances. Step 1: We admitted we were powerless over our addiction — that our lives had become unmanageable. For many of our dynamic workloads, we utilize AWS autoscaling groups to allocate computing resources. Example tasks that need to scale include resume parsing, job parsing, and our Bright Score calculations. […]
Last Friday, Professor Giovanni Peri, Professor of Economics at UC Davis, invited Bright Chief Data Scientist David Hardtke and me to present Bright’s H1-B report at Immigration Reform: What Next?, an immigration policy conference organized by the Immigration Law Association of UC Davis School of Law. The UC Davis School of Law is commonly called […]
So you’re not long out of college, you’re looking for a job, and you’re worried that you don’t have enough work experience. You’re definitely not alone. But you can make a few key updates on your resume to do something about it. Here at Bright we’ve reviewed the academic literature (remember that stuff?) to find out what […]
Bright’s latest jobs report estimates that the job market grew by 164,000 jobs during September 2013. This follows an August during which, the BLS estimated, 169,000 jobs were created. ADP estimated August 2013 job growth at 176,000 jobs; Bright estimated job growth for August at 192,000. View the complete Jobs Report for September 2013 or visit Bright Labs.