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Web Developer Mentorship for Women of Color in Tech (10 weeks)

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Femmecubator, Inc.
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Published 3 months ago
Web Developer Mentorship for Women of Color in Tech (10 weeks)

Femmecubator will launch a short term, paid mentorship opportunity for women of  color switching to a career in tech, to gain real world experience as up and coming junior developers and junior UX designers. We will select our first 5 mentees in the Spring of 2021. 

During the program, mentees have a team project and have the opportunity to work with instructors and a one-on-one mentor to not only gain collaborative experience, but when interviewing at tech firms they’ll be able to provide a portfolio that demonstrates their work.

Aspiring Web Developers

Are you looking to gain experience collaborating in a team environment?

In this training opportunity, you will be joining a SCRUM team and will be mentored by a Lead UX Designer and Lead Engineer. This is a good opportunity to work on a client project with a team of developers and designers.


What to expect

  • A learning stipend of $500 in the course of 8 weeks (mandatory 4 hour weekly workshops, approx. 5 hour take home work.)
  • Subscription to two online courses of your choice. ($30 Value)
  • You’ll gain access to our community, and a network of mentors during and after the program.
  • You will dive into the following tech stack: Mongo DB, Express React.js and Node.js. Get a chance to work in an enterprise team setting, learn the agile product development process and work on client projects.

Eligibility 

  • Must be a recent grad of a Software Development Immersive or equivalent experience.
  • Knowledge with React.js / Redux and basic Javascript programming.
  • Must have a link to a website or project demo.
  • Time commitment is required – at least 10 hours weekly (3-5 hours mandatory) for 10 weeks.

To be eligible, send us your resume and a link to your work. Apply here

Femmecubator will launch a short term, paid mentorship opportunity for women of  color switching to a career in tech, to gain real world experience as up and coming junior developers and junior UX designers. We will select our first 5 mentees…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    March 8, 2021
    6:00 PM EST
  • End Date
    May 14, 2021
    7:00 PM EDT
  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours
  • Recurrence
    One time only
  • Stipend Provided
  • Training Provided

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
201 Allen St, New York, NY 10002, USA
10010

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