Leveling Up Your Career with Games

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Thu, Apr 1, 3:00 PM (PDT)

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About this event

When seeing or playing a video game, your first thoughts are probably about how to play or win, but at some point, you must’ve thought, there has to be someone somewhere who MADE this thing! And you’d be right! People all over the globe have careers that are in the business of creating joy. Learn about why getting a job in the games industry isn't just fun, it's smart!

Join Techqueria and Pocket Gems to learn about job opportunities in gaming. This is no April Fool’s joke! Learn from experienced professionals on what it takes to make a winning move and upgrade your career.

This talk is intended for all audiences! Techies and Creatives, Students and Pros; if you’re interested in one day having a career in the gaming industry, check this out!

Speakers

  • Jackie Cruz

    Jackie Cruz

    Pocket Gems

    Recruiter

  • Mauricio Hollando

    Mauricio Hollando

    Pocket Gems

    Senior Engineering Manager

  • Juan Silva

    Juan Silva

    Pocket Gems

    Technical Lead


  • Hosts

  • Nathan Evens

    Nathan Evens

    Pocket Gems

    Technical Recruiter

  • Ashik Manandhar

    Ashik Manandhar

    Pocket Gems

    Engineering Management

  • Marielenna Ramirez

    Marielenna Ramirez

    Techqueria

    Partnerships Director

  • Cat Martinez

    Cat Martinez

    Techqueria

    Partnerships Director

  • Jasmin Gonzalez (she/her)

    Jasmin Gonzalez (she/her)

    Techqueria

    Community Marketing Director

  • Sal Ramirez

    Sal Ramirez

    Techqueria

    Events Director

  • Team Members

  • Frances Coronel

    Frances Coronel

    Techqueria

    Technology Director, Techqueria

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  • Jasmin Gonzalez

    Jasmin Gonzalez

    Techqueria

    Marketing Lead

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  • Yoselin Gonzalez-Mendez

    Yoselin Gonzalez-Mendez

    First Graduate

    Chapter Director, SF Bay Area

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  • Maritza Alas

    Maritza Alas

    Age of Learning

    Chapter Director, LA

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  • Margarita Caraballo

    Margarita Caraballo

    Mailchimp

    Chapter Director, Atlanta

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  • Brian Trejo

    Brian Trejo

    The Home Depot

    Chapter Director, Atlanta

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  • Dulce Villarreal

    Dulce Villarreal

    Techqueria

    Chapter Director, SF Bay Area

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  • Tonatiuh Ramos

    Tonatiuh Ramos

    Dreamers in Tech

    Dreamers in Tech

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  • Graciela Corral Hernandez

    Graciela Corral Hernandez

    Chapter Director, Seattle

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  • John Martinez

    John Martinez

    Chapter Director, SF Bay Area

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  • Brenda Hoyle

    Brenda Hoyle

    Stratera Technologies

    UXR Cafecito Host

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  • Jose Avalos

    Jose Avalos

    Primagen Media

    Houston chapter lead

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  • Partners