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TAP; connecting MENA startups to the best remote-first tech talent

The Dutch startup is on a mission to challenge the status quo of tech recruitment
The Dutch EdTech startup Talent Acceleration Platform (better known as TAP), is on a mission to change the landscape of tech recruitment. Addressing the global shortage of tech talent, TAP’s academy prepares Palestinian and Jordanian youth for a career in tech through remote jobs in coding, marketing, and sales jobs. With an impressive 80% of graduates enjoying full-time, remote employment, TAP has the secret sauce for churning out high-value tech talent.

Addressing talent shortage by making hidden gems accessible
Established in 2022 in response to the growing youth unemployment in Palestine, TAP has been on an incredible journey that includes partnering with renowned organizations like Google and Udacity – they’re even backed by Dubai-based Wamda Capital. What started as a code academy for Palestinians is well on its way to become a one-stop-shop solution for aspiring MENA talent looking to build remote careers in all sorts of tech-enabled jobs, while simultaneously providing tech companies across the globe with easy access to vetted tech talent

Technical expertise paired with paired with ambitious resilience
One example of one of the many happy hiring partners is the medtech company, Floy. Expecting to make a quick hire while benefiting from the attractive cost/return potential, Floy was positively surprised: “The process of hiring and onboarding a TAPer was seamless, and Abdullah quickly turned
into one of the key employees in the technical team. His drive as backend engineer for contributing to Floy’s mission has been amazing, and the same goes for the quality of his work.”

Meet TAP at the Palestinian Pavilion at LEAP: TAP is the ideal solution for the global tech community’s demand for flexibility without compromising talent or success. With a well-replenished pool of talent, the TAP team is always ready to talk to companies looking to enhance DEI, hire for impact, or simply access new sources of talent.

Right now TAP is offering a special 3-month salary coverage for new hires, which you can learn more about through the talent placement team. Additionally, TAP will be attending the upcoming LEAP conference, where they’ll be located at the Palestinian Pavilion.

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