Women professionals, make it to Bengaluru on 9 November
S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @infodeaofficial
There is happy news for women professionals, thanks to TechGig, the IT learning community. TechGig is conducting a job fair on 9 November in Bengaluru, which is a day after its marquee event ‘TechGig Goddess 2019.’
Sources further say about half a dozen companies will take part in the fair and recruit women engineers for their firms.
Companies like American Express, Hexaware, JetBrains, Automation Anywhere, Capgemini, Goldman Sachs and others. These companies are looking for experienced professionals in a wide range of new-age skills as Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Distributed Systems, REST, JSON, AWS production, Docker among several others.
The vacancies at the career fair are open for junior to middle-level professionals. The job positions range from front-end developers, mobile engineers, infrastructure development, migration/modernization among others.
Sanjay Goyal, Business Head, TimesJobs and TechGig said they host TechGig Geek Goddess every the goal of providing an unbiased platform for women technologists to rise and shine based on their coding talent and helping progressive companies to spot innovative ideas crafted by their enthusiastic participants.
‘This year, we have taken the excitement to another level by including an offline career fair as part of the final day celebrations. This will help the participating companies meet talented programmers face to face and hire the right fit for their firm on the spot,’ he said.
TechGeek Goddess is an annual hackathon hosted by TechGig which brings together women technologists to compete and showcase their coding skills.
This year the hackathon enters its fifth edition and it noted 73,387 registrations. All the code submissions by over 73,000 participants are said to have undergone many checks and only 375 participants, or 0.51 percent of the total participants, have been invited for the finale offline hackathon on 8 November in Bengaluru.
The live hackathon on November 8 will help select the winners, and all these finalists get to be a part of the career fair where exciting job opportunities are waiting for them, said Ram Awasthi, Vice President-Technology, Times Internet Ltd.