Is my husband getting fired? Tonight he got a meeting invite with his bosses boss and an HR director. Meeting is titled “critical business update” my HR gut thinks this is a termination meeting. He’s had a hard last month or two with work due to some circumstances out of his control. He isn’t on a PIP or anything formal, but his boss did have a recent verbal chat about performance. He’s a software engineer for context.

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Looking for referrals from kind internet strangers for my husband whose 60 days starts today.

He is a principal software engineer with RSA which was a part of Dell until a week ago. Dell sold the company to a private equity firm that laid off 90% of all US staff.

YOE - 9+ development including 2+ as a technical manager
Skills - Javascript, ember, angular, node, html, css and docker
Roles - principal front end engineer or engineering manager
Requires H-1B transfer and open to relocation

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My husband was affected by covid related layoffs this morning from a cybersecurity product company. He is a principal software engineer with 9+ years of front end experience (angular, ember, node, html css). Located in Virginia but open to move anywhere and would need immigration support. Any pointers to companies that are hiring right now / a referral from a kind internet stranger would be appreciated. Thanks!

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Ahhhh, who is still hiring?? Got laid off at the beginning to pandemic, and need a new job badly. I'm a Software Engineer with 5 years of experience.

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