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Hackbright Academy Career Day - August 6

Hackbright Academy

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (PDT)

San Francisco, CA

Hackbright Academy Career Day - August 6

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Thank you for your interest in Hackbright Academy's Career Day on Wednesday, August 6!  

If you are new Hackbright Partner, please complete our Company Registration form here.

Description

The event consists of company introductions, speed interviews, lunch, and networking.  

The company introductions segment is for you to pitch the class on who you are and what your company does.  

The speed interviews are for you and our graduates to connect and learn more about each other. You can then make a decision on whether or not there will be follow-up interviews.  

After the interviews, we will host a lunch where you can network with our graduates and get to know them a little bit better.

 

Schedule

09:30am - 10:00am: Coffee & Pastries

10:00am - 10:45am: Welcome & Company Introductions

10:45am - 12:45pm: Speed Interviews (7 minutes each)

12:45pm - 1:30pm: Lunch & Networking

01:30pm - 3:00pm: More Speed Interviews (7 minutes each)

 

Press 

TechCrunch: Hackbright Academy Turns Women Into Pro Developers In 10 Weeks

VentureBeat: Tackling Tech’s Gender Problem the Right Way: Teaching Women to Code

Forbes: After Python Training Program, Women Engineers Receive Job Offers From SV Startups


Background

Hackbright Academy is a highly selective software engineering school for women.
 
We have graduated six classes since June 2012. The majority of them went on to work as software engineers at companies including: Facebook, eBay, Uber, New Relic, Eventbrite, SurveyMonkey, Heroku, Change.org, Pinterest, Kixeye, and Flixster among others.
 
*If you are a NEW Hackbright Partner, please complete our Company Registration form here and read our Placement Terms: 20% of first-year salary with a 90-day guarantee. By registering for this event, you are agreeing to our Placement Terms. If you have any questions, please email d@hackbrightacademy.com
Have questions about Hackbright Academy Career Day - August 6? Contact Hackbright Academy

When & Where


GitHub HQ
88 Colin P. Kelly Street
San Francisco, CA 94107

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (PDT)


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Hackbright Academy

Hackbright Academy offers a 10-week accelerated software development training program for women. Our engineering fellows learn Python, HTML, CSS, Javascript, OOP, TDD, pair programming, Git and the Flask web framework.

In addition to the engineering fellowship, Hackbright Academy offers part-time courses in front-end web development for product managers, designers and beginners - the next courses will be FALL 2014 and WINTER 2015.

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