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August Peters

Associate, Information Technology

As an Associate at SkyWater, August assists Minnesota-based companies looking to add strong technical talent to their organization. Typically, August works with smaller to mid-sized companies with approximately 10-500 employees, specializing in recruiting and placing top IT talent in full-time, permanent positions:

• Front End Developer/Engineer (HTML/CSS, JavaScript: Angular, React, Knockout, etc.)
• Software Developer/Engineer (.NET, Java, PHP, Python, Ruby, Groovy etc.)
• Mobile Developer/Engineer (Android and iOS)
• Database Administrator/Engineer (SQL, Oracle, NoSQL, etc.)
• Enterprise/Application/Data Architect
• System/Network Engineer
• DevOps
• Software/Mobile/Infrastructure Lead/Manager
• Project/Program Manager
• Business Analyst


August graduated from College and coached an American Football team in Prague to the country’s championship game. Two years prior to joining SkyWater, he had been a
technical recruiter at a small staffing startup.

Get To Know August Peters

We asked this all-star IT Executive Recruiter a few questions, and here’s what he had to say:

Tell us about your career leading up to SkyWater.

I graduated from College and coached an American Football team in Prague to the country’s championship game. I then moved back to the US to coach Division 1 football at Western Michigan. I was there for three years as a Defensive Graduate Assistant. For the last two years I have been a technical recruiter at a small startup, TalentEdge Staffing. I am currently a lead recruiter, doing work that is focused on Seed – Series D startups. Most of the roles I work on are Engineers, Product Managers, and Engineering Leadership.

Describe your perfect day off.

In the winter August likes to Ski on the north shore, cross-country ski in town, and go snowshoeing with his dog. In the summer he likes to water ski and golf. His passions are centered around sports, cooking, and listening to music.

Connect with August Peters on LinkedIn.


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