GET EMAIL UPDATES FROM POWERTOFLY
GET EMAIL UPDATES FROM POWERTOFLY
https://tech.buzzfeed.com/buzzfeed-techs-2018-diversity-update-f269ef4c8a4f
Buzzfeed

BuzzFeed Tech’s 2018 Diversity Update

Below is an article originally written by Swati Vauthrin, the Senior Director of Engineering at PowerToFly Partner BuzzFeed, and published on March 16, 2018. Go to BuzzFeed's page on PowerToFly to see their open positions and learn more.

Our mission at BuzzFeed Tech is (still) to create a diverse and inclusive culture at every level and across every discipline in Tech. We need to continue to invest in programs and initiatives in order to fulfill this long-term mission. These efforts are focused both on hiring a talented, diverse team and retaining and growing that talent here at BuzzFeed.

Below are 2 charts (of many) that we are proud of that reflects our progress:

You can take a look at the rest of our charts and details on our continued efforts here: https://www.buzzfeed.com/daozers/check-out-these-7...

In Person Events

Don't Get Discouraged, There's A Place For Everybody.

Do your part, build your network, and come to a PowerToFly event near you.

We love meeting new people at our in-person events.

Malieka Bundy, Senior CRM Consultant, accepted our LinkedIn invitation to build her network at a recent event in San Francisco with our partners at Checkr.

In this video, she shares her strategy on how to get more diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

She believes that more diverse and qualified people should be in positions of authority.

Malieka is doing her part to open doors for those who are looking to fill the spots.

Join the conversation.

---

Interested in attending our next event? Email us at Hi@PowerToFly.com to find an event near you.

By the way, Checkr is hiring!

Some open roles include:

  • Director of Engineering
  • Director of Product Management
  • Strategic Partner Manager
  • Quality Assurance Associate
  • Fair Chance Development Manager
  • Litigation Counsel
  • Senior Technical Writer
  • DevOps Engineer
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Analyst
  • Director, People Business Partner
  • Database Reliability Engineer

...and dozens more!

Learn more and apply here.

Career Advice

This Director of Engineering Thinks the Future is Remote - and Female

Meet Shweta Saraf, Director of Engineering at DigitalOcean

We've all heard the rallying cry, "We need more women in STEM!" And don't get us wrong, we agree!

But when it comes to women's representation in tech, Shweta Saraf, Director of Engineering at DigitalOcean, knows that actions speak louder than words.

READ MORE AND DISCUSS Show less
Career Advice

What Is a Good Salary for Your Experience and Location?

If you've ever asked yourself, "What is a good salary, really?" while analyzing an offer letter or doing end-of-year accounting to figure out if you should ask for a raise, you are not alone. In fact, a 2017 PayScale study suggests that over two-thirds of working adults don't know the market rate for their role.

READ MORE AND DISCUSS Show less
Career Advice

Top 5 Skills You Need for a Successful Career in Customer Support

As competition rises, software companies that want to succeed are investing in good, efficient customer support teams. Companies today know the importance of skilled customer support representatives on board, and the industry is growing rapidly.

READ MORE AND DISCUSS Show less
Loading...
© Rebelmouse 2019