Where in Tech do I Fit in?
You know you want to work in tech, but you’re not sure what role you’re best suited for. Maybe, you’re not even sure what the options are.
In this presentation, Ann Lewis –long-time technologist, leader and builder of technical teams– breaks it all down. Learn the roles commonly found on technical teams, their rewards and benefits, the skills requires, and how to acquire those skills.
What types of roles will be discussed?
Software Engineer, QA Engineer, Project Manager, Product Manager, Software Team Manager, Database administrator, System administrator,
DevOps, Data scientist, User Experience (UX) Designers, Graphic Designers, … and more
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Technical Presentations Aren’t Always Fatal
When you hear “technical presentation”, your first response is usually “How can I get out of this?” regardless of whether you’re giving it or listening to it. But good presentations can balance information with emotional appeal to keep the audience engaged and enlightened. It’s both an art and a science, and this talk will introduce a few key elements of presenting that will help anyone begin to refine their skills and give a great presentation.
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Hiring Practices Panel
Hiring a new person is expensive and stressful. How can we tweak our hiring processes to make them more human, more humane, and also more useful? What do we as engineering leadership need to look for in our new hires? Where does diversity fit into the hiring funnel? How has thought in tech hiring been evolving? Get details on Hiring Practices Panel ALT Talk. Opens in new tab.