Nick Carlson

IT Recruiter

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As an IT recruiter for ESP, Nick has the know-how to create long-lasting relationships and a track record of putting his IT consultants' and candidates' needs first. He appreciates being many of his consultants’ first call when they need a new IT role and brings a high level of professionalism to his interactions. Nothing is more satisfying to Nick then helping IT pros achieve their career goals. 

Before joining ESP, Nick spent 4 years as a technical recruiter, specializing in QA at a local IT firm. Prior to his work in the staffing industry, Nick had a variety of experiences within the technology industry, excelling in the areas of account management, sales, and business development. He graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College with a Bachelor’s in Business and Political Science and is a Certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR HRCI). Outside of the office, Nick enjoys activities like skiing, kayaking, and rollerblading. He spends time volunteering at his children’s school, and offering his expertise through resume writing help and by speaking on panels for various events, including coding bootcamps. Nick is affiliated with MNTRN and MHTA.

To Me, Placing People First Means...

respecting people for who they are and going above and beyond to help them find great career opportunities.



Favorite Quote:

“The best way to sell…Make it convenient to buy.”—Fortune Cookie

Always Outdoors

Tech Learner

Loves To Cook And Eat Great Food

From a Consultant's Perspective:

"I am very impressed with Nick’s professionalism. He listened to my needs and desires and presented me with an opportunity that is a perfect fit for what I have been looking for!"