A recurring theme in my “On the Job Hunt” series has been technology. From apps to cloud computing and new versions of smart phones, check out the below listings.

Happy hunting!

INTUIT – Creates business and financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals.

  • Has more than 1,500 openings
  • Top Jobs: Interns (500 openings), Customer Care (400 openings), Software Engineering (400 openings), Data Scientists, Designers
  • Hiring mainly in CA; Reno, NV; Tucson, AZ; Fredericksburg, VA and Plano, TX
  • Named a Best Place to Work For by Fortune since 2002 and Forbes’ World’s Most Innovative Companies
  • Find more information at www.jobs.intuit.com

NOVARTIS – Provides innovative healthcare solutions that address the evolving needs of patients and societies.

  • Has more than 1,000 open positions across the U.S.
  • Top Jobs: Research & Development, Production, Finance, Information Technology and Human Resources.
  • Named a top pharmaceutical company in Fortune magazine's World's Most Admired Companies 2013 for the third time in a row.
  • Find more information at  www.novartis.com/careers/job-search

I9 SPORTS – Offers recreational youth sports leagues for boys and girls ages 3-14 in hundreds of locations nationwide.

  • The company expects to add more than 375 new jobs over the next 12 months due to a projected 33 new locations in 2014
  • Top Jobs: Franchise Owners, Program Directors ($30-40k), Site Managers ($14-25p/h), Sport Instructors ($12-18p/h), Marketing Personnel ($10-12p/h), Customer Service ($10-11p/h)
  • The initial franchise investment ranges from $44,900 - $69,900
  • Find more information at www.i9sports.com

GILDEN ACTIVEWEAR – A manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing, including undecorated blank activewear such as t-shirts, sport shirts and fleeces.

  • Bringing a combined 500 new jobs to 3 NC counties
  • Top Jobs: TBD
  • Expansion thanks in part to the construction of a $250 million yarn-spinning plant in the Charlotte region.

MENCHIE’S – A frozen yogurt franchise.

  • Will have an estimated 200 openings by the end of the year thanks to 16 new store openings
  • Top Jobs: Team Member, Shift Leader, Asst. Store Leader, HQ jobs
  • Find more information at www.menchies.com

Cheryl Casone joined FOX Business Network (FBN) in September 2007 as an anchor. She also serves as a financial contributor on FOX News Channel (FNC), and provides weekly job reports. Click here for more information on Cheryl Casone.