Diversify Tech #288

Connecting underrepresented folks in tech with career opportunities

Hi! Welcome to Diversify Tech's Professional Edition. This newsletter is for underrepresented people in tech; specifically curated for mid-senior level folks. Every Tuesday, we share jobs, events, and other career opportunities.

In this week's edition,
๐Ÿ’ผ Patriot Software is hiring
โญ๏ธ This week's spotlight is on Shailvi Wakhlu
๐Ÿ“† Latinas in Tech Summit is coming up
๐Ÿš€ Emily Nakashima shares how she become a VP of Engineering
๐Ÿ† This month, share our newsletter for a chance to win the book Self-Advocacy: Your Guide to Getting What You Deserve at Work by Shailvi Wakhlu

JOBS

Opportunities from our hiring partners

Data

Product

  • Senior Product Manager, Basta, NYC preferred; ability to commute to NYC regularly, i.e. 2-4x/month, required, $120,000 - $160,000

Information Technology

Opportunities found around the web

Please note that these roles have not been vetted by our team! Make sure to do your own research.

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SPOTLIGHT

Meet Shailvi Wakhlu, founder of Shailvi Ventures LLC. Shailvi is a Data Leader and a Self-Advocacy expert.

She is the former Head of Data & Analytics from Strava and Komodo Health. Her sixteen-year corporate career has included companies such as Salesforce, Fitbit, and a software startup that she co-founded. Now in a fractional data leader capacity, she consults, advises, and invests in early-stage startups. She also runs a popular online course on Data Storytelling.

Shailvi is the author of the best-selling book โ€˜Self-Advocacyโ€™. She is an international keynote speaker and has close to 100 speaking engagements under her belt. She runs an online course on Self-Advocacy and also offers 1-1 coaching to those looking to grow their career.

Follow Shailvi on LinkedIn or YouTube, to access all the resources she shares regularly. You can learn more about her data and self-advocacy offerings on her website Shailvi.com.

EVENTS

SPEAK

RESOURCES

๐Ÿย Building UI with Python's FastUI Library

๐Ÿ‘€ย Make sure you have visibility by Alisa Works

๐Ÿ’ป Introduction to FastAPI and Celery by Bhavani Ravi

๐Ÿš€ย On Becoming a VP of Engineering by Emily Nakashima

๐Ÿ“‹ Creating an Automated Documentation Pipeline in PHP with Autodocs and GitHub Actions

COMMUNITY SUPPORT

  • Tech for Palestine needs volunteers! The hardest roles for to fill are the function leaders and project leaders, so if you have the time and skills to take on one of those roles please do! Volunteer for TFP!

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NEWS