About Us

Engineering is a huge part of what powers a tech company, but let’s make one thing clear: the career possibilities in tech are varied and endless.

We give high school and college women access to real Advisors, exclusive events at top tech companies, and no-fluff resources to help them explore and land their first internship or job.


Our Mission

Prepare young women everywhere to claim their place in the careers, industries, and roles they want - starting with the tech industry.


Get Involved

Whether you’re building a fashion empire or innovating the next big tech idea, get the tangible tools and know-how to drive your success.

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WAVE: Advisor Program

Get connected 1:1 with boss professionals and build your own board of Advisors.
Sign up


Event Series and Meetups

Attend speed advising, tech deep dives, workshops, and panels across the country.
View calendar


College Ambassadors

Become or connect with a #BUILTBYGIRLS ambassador to be our voices on campus.
Learn more


Connected Community

Kick it with us on social, in our private Slack group or at in-person events.
Join us


Internship Boards

Find and apply to exclusive internship opportunities from partner companies.
Explore roles


Career-Ready Resources

Articles, newsletters, and videos galore to drive you into action.
See here


Our Impact


Since February 2017

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6 official city hubs - and nationwide opportunities

We currently offer in-person programming for young women and professionals in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle, Chicago, and Austin. Not in one of these cities? We also offer remote programming via WAVE in all other USA zips. Want to bring #BUILTBYGIRLS to your neighborhood? Reach out in the chat below and let us know.

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The Team


The #BUILTBYGIRLS team is small but mighty. Our different backgrounds, industry experiences and perspectives help to build a product that we’re really proud of. Take a look around and say hello!


Nisha Dua



Tiana Kara



Corie Miller

Product Manager


Carol Chan

Brand and Content


Amanda Pena



Ciara Bush

UX Insights and Design


Maggie Stamets



Allison Pinz

Social and Design Intern


Andrew Rivera

Product Intern


Join the Team 

Lead Software Engineer

We’re looking for a Lead Full Stack Engineer to join the team as our first in-house developer. You’ll get to collaborate directly with the founding team to build out our mentorship platform, WAVE, as well as new products for #BUILTBYGIRLS. You’ll own projects from ideation to deployment, and beyond as we rapidly iterate based on user feedback.

You will work with every part of our tech stack, from architecting core platform services and data models to building out amazing experiences for our end users. You will be involved in all aspects of a growing start-up, and be excited to spearhead the development of the core platform powering #BUILTBYGIRLS. By joining the #BUILTBYGIRLS team, you’ll have the opportunity to work in a startup environment, but get the benefit of a big company culture - and perks.