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Interested In A Career In Tech? Start Here First

Ariel Lopez, founder of Knac, dedicated to helping professionals navigate their careers and job search, shared this awesome intro to Tech, specifically, job titles to search

Our Go-To Data & Operations Rogue, Joy Carrera founder of Build With Joy, nails it in this short and sweet intro to why more of you, can have a massive impact in tech

So if you’re relatively new to, or sorta kinda know a little bit about the field, here’s a refresher on the job titles to research and explore which calls out to you

Engineering

  • Front End Developer
  • Back End Developer
  • Full Stack Developer
  • Business Analyst
  • Mobile/IOS Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • User Interface (UI) Engineer
  • Test Engineer
  • Security Engineer
  • Sales Engineer (if you want to be customer facing)

Design

  • User Experience (UX) Designer
  • User Interface (UI) Designer
  • UX/UI Designer
  • Product Designer
  • User Researcher
  • Usability Analyst
  • Front End Developer
  • Information Architect
  • Graphic Designer
  • Web Designer

Product

  • Product Manager
  • Product Designer
  • Product Marketer
  • Program Manager (depending on company)
  • Product Owner
  • Product Operations Manager
  • Product Onboarding Manager

Marketing

  • Digital Marketer
  • Brand Marketer
  • Social Media Manager
  • Communications Manager
  • PR & Comms Manager
  • SEO Manager
  • SEM Manager
  • SEO/SEM Manager
  • Account Manager/Executive (agency side)
  • Content Strategist
  • Community Manager

Sales

  • Account Executive
  • Account Manager
  • Sales Executive, Associate, or Person
  • Business Development
  • Account Representative
  • Sales Engineer
  • Recruiter (to be debated)

Operations

  • Office Manager
  • Executive Assistant
  • Project Manager
  • Program Manager
  • Operations Analyst
  • Operations Coordinator
  • SCRUM Master
  • General Manager
  • Operations Manager

HR/Recruiting
-Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Manager
-HR Manager
-Payroll and Benefits (if that’s your jam)
-Talent Acquisition Specialist
-Recruiter
-People Operations Manager
-Talent Brand Manager (Employer Brand)

Bonus

-Cyber Security (all jobs)
-Attorney or General Counsel (yes these exist in tech)

  • Finance or Accounts Payable
  • Customer Support or Customer Service (on the rise)

You can add junior or senior to each one depending on your level of experience.

Last but not least, check out SkillCrush, their free resources and assessment tool is a breeze to navigate and there’s even a free class or 3 in there to get your feet wet 😉

Here’s to escaping average ✊

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