Jobs & Talent
Regional Employment Resources Targeting National Talent
The Roanoke-Blacksburg region is gaining a reputation as a hub for tech talent at all levels of the business cycle. A coalition of public and private organizations is working steadily to commercialize biotech, spur innovation, and create an ecosystem where companies innovate and thrive. This region has a focus on affordable infrastructure for companies at all stages. Here, you’ll find a growing talent pool of people in technology, software, biotech, computer engineering, IT, autonomous vehicles, and information technology. And that list is growing every day. The Roanoke-Blacksburg region is big enough to provide the tools and resources you need for work, but just small enough where you can innovate and grow with agility.
RBTC Job Board
Latest Job Postings
Infrastructure Installation SupervisorVirginia Tech - Division of Information Technology – Blacksburg, Virginia
Software Engineering / Robotics InternCowden Technologies, Inc. – Blacksburg, Virginia
EE23017 System Design Specialist - Energy Storage SystemsTMEIC – Roanoke, Virginia
ET23016 Co-op Engineer (Fall 2023)TMEIC – Roanoke, Virginia
ET23015 Intern (Summer 2023)TMEIC – Roanoke,
The Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council has partnered with Exelaration, a software development company with a nationally recognized internship program, to connect undergraduate engineers with local employers using funding from the ELITE (Experiential Learning Through Tech Employment) Grant. Virginia Region 2 companies are eligible to take advantage of the grant, receiving up to $25,000 to engage professionally mentored software development interns.
RBTC members also have access to post jobs to the board to help generate more interest in their open positions.
Tech Talent Connection
More than 4,000 technology professionals call the Roanoke-Blacksburg region home. This is a hub for tech jobs, from starting and building a company to major research and enterprise.
Find a meetup group, networking social, or technology-related event and get integrated with a regional community of innovators, startups, and CEOs.
RBTC can help connect professionals and companies with students at area colleges and universities that have an interest in technology careers.
Explore the Area
What makes the Roanoke-Blacksburg region an ideal base for high-tech companies and their employees? Outdoor adventure. Culture. Technology.