Gritango Consulting

About Us

Our team

Our team of industry veterans brings decades of search and recruiting knowledge to our customers.  With our unique methods and proprietary tools, we are able to uncover the coveted passive and hidden candidates that every company wants.


Founded by Chris Chalberg, Gritango brings  20+ years of experience with technical recruiting and staffing  management to include all aspects of recruitment from the agency  contract industry to establishing a new company's staffing department. Technically competent with the semiconductor industry and able to  comprehend a company's product and focus.  We possess strong strategic and  tactical planning capabilities as well as offer excellent communication skills,  polished presence, and an exceptional critical thinking aptitude. 

Our history

Gritango Consultants provide a variety of services:

Novel technical and executive talent solutions, M&A consulting and market research for a variety of high technology companies from large multinationals to startups throughout the semiconductor ecosystem. 

Gritango has deep knowledge with high technology concepts as well as tenured experience in the high tech industry. Our organization can provide expertise in synthesizing this deep understanding and experience with ground-breaking search methodologies that use machine learning and data science to produce results that most firms will never be able to touch.

Gritango provides Subject Matter Expertise in the semiconductor industry for talent acquisition as well as offers a strategic understanding of cultural differences and sensitivities around the world. 

Our mission

Based in Austin, Texas, Gritango provides search services to worldwide customers. We offer a keen understanding of the global semiconductor industry which is combined with complex proprietary search techniques and data mining capabilities. The result is an integrated talent acquisition and evaluation strategy unprecedented in the technical search industry through deep and targeted information mining. We focus on actively identifying key players in target companies of our clients based on specific technical and logistical needs of each position requirement.   


Gritango is capable of successfully identifying engineers in all areas of high performance IC design. Some of the skills we focus on include: 

● Architecture

● Analog/Mixed Signal IC Design 

● Digital Front End Design and Verification 

● Back End/Physical Design 

● MEMS Design 

● Product and Test Engineer 

● CAD/EDA Engineer 

● Applications Engineer 

● Software Engineers (embedded firmware)

● Algorithm/Systems Development