A Day in the Life of a Technical Recruiter

Tandem - 2035 W. Wabansia Ave Chicago - View Map Girl Develop It Chicago
Wed, Feb 28, 2018, 6:00 PM (CST)

About this event

Are you trying to break into the tech field? Curious about what it’s like to work in different technical positions? Join Girl Develop It and DevMynd for the “Day in the Life” speaker series to learn more about some of the important pieces of a tech team.

In our fifth (and final!) event of the series, hear from a panel of women from different companies and at different points in their career about how they all came to be product and project managers, what their day-to-day responsibilities are like, and what advice they have for folks looking to enter the field.

-- Schedule for the evening --

6:00 - 6:15: Drinks & Introduction
6:15 - 7:15: Panelist Perspectives
7:15 - 8:00: Moderated & Open Q&A

-- Panels in this series --

• Thurs, Oct 12 - Developer
• Wed, Nov 8 - Designer
• Mon, Dec 4 - Data Engineer
• Thurs, Jan 18 - Product/Project Manager
• Wed, Feb 28 - Technical Recruiter (RSVP here)

Attendance is free for this and all events in the speaker series! Drinks as refreshment will be provided by our partner for this series, DevMynd.

Girl Develop It welcomes all genders and identities to our classroom. By entering this group, all community members agree to abide by our Code of Conduct (http://www.girldevelopit.com/codeofconduct).

-- Our panelists --

Join us as we talk with Julie Peterson (Strive Consulting), Mary Kate McGillivray (Beacon Hill Technologies), Olivia Papp (Enova), and Rachel Feigenbaum (re-factor) about their experiences as technical recruiters in Chicago.

-- Our partner --

DevMynd is a digital product consultancy in Chicago and San Francisco. They create custom software for innovation and growth. From groundbreaking startups to some of the world’s foremost brands, they are proud of the collaborative work they’ve done with their clients.


Wednesday, Feb 28
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)


2035 W. Wabansia Ave Chicago