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Intuit

From An Intuit Recruiter - Here's How You Can Succeed

Meet Allyssa Hernandez, A Software Engineering Recruiter at Intuit!

If you've ever heard of TurboTax, QuickBooks, or Mint, then you're already familiar with some of the products that the team at Intuit brings to life each and every day. Not only are they noted for being one of Fortune's "Best Places to Work", but they understand that creating a diverse and inclusive workplace isn't just something to do - it's who they are.

We got the chance to speak with Allyssa Hernandez, one of Intuit's Sourcing Recruiters, specializing in Software engineering, and asked her a little bit about her time at Intuit and what she's looking for in her next team member.

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How long have you been at Inuit, and what are some of your roles and responsibilities?

Ayssa Hernandez: I've been at Intuit for 11 months. At Intuit, I'm a talent partner/advisor. I help identify top talent and engage them. I also play a crucial role in market research and analysis that helps Intuit grow.

What do you love about working at Intuit?

AH: Three things come to mind, and diversity stands out the most - my team is a mix of folks from different experiences and backgrounds. Second, everything we do contributes to the overall talent strategy. Finally, our CEO is inspiring!

If you could describe the culture at your company in one word, what would it be and why?

AH: #WinTogether (that counts as one-word :D). The sum of all our efforts and contributions is what creates excellence and what creates an awesome team.

What traits are you looking for in your next team member?

AH: Someone who's collaborative, educating, a team-player, self-motivated, strategic, and customer-oriented.

Why did you decide to partner with PowerToFly?

AH: Diversity and Inclusion - let's transform and diversify the tech space!

Do you have any advice for someone interested in working at your company?

AH: If you're interested in software engineering, the people who stand out are the people who are technologists, committed to learning, collaborative, solutions-oriented, and care about the customer. Our Intuit values will give you an idea about the type of people you'd be working with and the folks who succeed ☺

WW (Formerly Weight Watchers)

Tech Talks With Women Building The Future Of Wellness At WW (formerly Weight Watchers)

If you are based in the New York area and you'd like to attend this event, please email hi@powertofly.com to be considered for an invitation.

Weight Watchers has relaunched as WW which stands for "Wellness that Works". They are now a company dedicated to becoming the world's partner in wellness.

PowerToFly has partnered with WW for a series of tech talks led by women who are on the forefront of the company's transformation.

The event will take place on Thursday, March 14th from 6pm to 8pm at 675 6th Avenue, 6th Floor, New York.

Agenda (Subject to Change):

  • 6:00pm - Check-In and Networking over Light Food and Drinks
  • 6:20pm - Kickoff with PowerToFly
  • 6:25pm - Welcome & Introduction by Michael Lysaght, CTO of WW
  • 6:35pm - Tech Talk with Ifeoma Okereke, Software Engineer at WW
  • 6:45pm - Panel Discussion featuring women tech leaders at WW
  • 7:00pm - Audience Q&A
  • 7:20pm - Networking continues over Light Food & Drinks

Topics for the evening will including WW's work with Android and the process of integrating with conversational AI such as Amazon's Alexa and Google Home. We will also discuss WW's recent rebranding and their employee resource groups like Women in Tech are helping WW's women engineers take their careers to the next level.

Also, WW is hiring! To learn more about WW and their open positions, visit their page on PowerToFly.

About our Events: All RSVP'd attendees are welcome, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, or age. If you require assistance to fully participate in this event, please email hi@powertofly.com, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.

Unfortunately, PowerToFly and HomeAway cannot admit outside recruiters to this particular event. Please email hi@powertofly.com if you have any questions about this policy.

About WW: WW is looking for candidates to help change people's lives. We are a global wellness technology company inspiring millions of people to adopt healthy habits for real life. We do this through engaging digital experiences, face-to-face workshops and sustainable programs that encompass healthy eating, physical activity and positive mindset. By drawing on over five decades of experience and expertise in behavioral science, we build communities in order to deliver wellness for all.

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