Strategic Sourcing & Research Technologist, Lockheed Martin Corporation
Dean Da Costa Strategic Sourcing and Research Technologist at a Fortune 100 company in the Seattle area
Da Costa is a decorated veteran and recognized sourcing expert with more than 20 years of experience. He writes The Search Authority, one of the most influential blogs in the business.
Dean began his career while in the military, connecting the dots from resume writing to making employer contacts for fellow service members who were entering civilian life.
He has spoken at numerous conferences to include Sourcecon, Talent42, And Recruiting trends.
He is best known for his work in the highly difficult security and mobile arena's, and the gold star winning numbers he produced. His keen insight and creation of ground breaking tools and processes, to enhance and change staffing as we know it, have proven he is a "Staffing Thought Leader". Despite all this he remains first and foremost one of the top sourcers and full cycle recruiters in the industry and a true "Search Authority".