What we're about

We are on a mission to create the next generation of Digital Creators 🚀.

Ready to get hands-on experience learning to code and design? At Ironhack (https://www.ironhack.com/en/lisbon) we have created this group to help you take the first steps in programming, UX design, Data and Cybersecurity and turning your ideas into reality. Join our workshops, speaker series and "all things tech". Build your tech network and mingle with more than 6000 Ironhackers from all over the world. 🌎

When you're ready to boost your tech career: Apply at https://www.ironhack.com/en/courses/apply to join one of our 9 weeks / 24-week courses that will take you from zero to job-ready.

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Upcoming events (4+)

The career changing process 🎯

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Have you ever considered giving your career a full 180º makeover? 💡 Don’t know where to start?

Join us on September 27th at 18:30h CET, with these HR experts to talk about the how, when, and why of this life-changing process.📍


The workshop will be led by:

👩‍💻 // Alba González Vilches - Talent Acquisition Manager @Thefork-Trip Advisor //

👩‍💻 // Ana Baquedano - Talent Acquisition Manager @EXANTE //

Experienced Talent Manager and Career Coach with a demonstrated history of more than 17 years working internationally in the staffing and recruiting industry, mainly in Digital & Tech.

Despite her academic background, she is so passionate about technology and that is the reason why she oriented her professional career to Digital & Tech. She really enjoys a good conversation on new technologies and wants to keep updated on market trends.

👩‍💻 // Eleonora Giampieri - Founder Coach @La pera coach //

Graduated in History and a postgraduate in Communications Management, Coaching, and Emotional Intelligence. Eleonora believes life is full of change and lessons, and the importance of moving forward and embracing the change.

Portuguese Tech Scene 💻

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What does the tech scene in Portugal look like for newbies in Tech? 🧐

📌Let's talk about:

Opportunities in the market,
Best skills,
CV examples,
Interviewing "Must DOs and Please DON'Ts.
The Portuguese tech scene has been snowballing the last few years.

Are you ready to become a part of this industry?💡 We will share all the insights and advice to welcome you to the #tech world!

Ready?! 🙌

📍Join us on Tuesday, 28th September at 12:30H GMT +1 -PT.

👩‍💻 // This session would be lead by Catarina Costa, the Outcomes Manager at @Ironhack // 👩‍💻

Catarina is an expert in HR and has the most amazing stories of helping people transition from careers to tech. She knows the Portuguese tech scene like no other, she knows what companies look for in junior positions in tech, and she has a wealth of tech industry tips and ideas to share.

Tech Sector Snapshot

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While the tech sector was already seeing incredible growth prior to 2020, the effects of the pandemic and the resulting increased shift to digital, has further added to this growth. Tech has once again showcased its resilience.

📍Join us on Tuesday, September 28th at 18:00H CET with our panel of experts to explore the changes in tech and what it likely means for the performance of the sector.


This session would be lead by:

👩‍💻// Ester Santalla, Senior IT Consultant de @Michael Page //

With degrees in both Law & Business, she has more than 4 years of experience in specialized recruitment.

After more than 2 years at Robert Walters, she joined Michael Page's IT Division in 2020. Specialized in the recruitment of Management profiles such as Tec / Team Leaders, Solution / Cloud Architects, CTOs, CIOs, IT Manager, Product / Project Manager, etc.

👨‍💻 // Pedro Oliveira, Co-founder de @CTO Portugal //

Pedro's career goal is to build products that allow individuals to fully own their careers. He also knows a thing or two about Technology & People. His skills are developer, researcher, manager, leader, and founder of several tech startups, including Landing. Jobs, Talent Protocol, and The Community for Technology Leaders in Portugal (CTO).

👨‍💻 // Max de Coster, President of The Board of Directors @TIC Jobs //

He is part of the Ticjob group and has been in charge of launching subsidiaries in Colombia, Spain and Chile. Currently responsible for the internationalization strategy of the group beyond European borders.

Ticjob - Job portal specialized in technology.

👨‍💻 // Pedro Castro, Head of Marketplace at @Landing.Jobs //

Pedro Castro is at Landing Jobs since 2016. He defends Landing. Jobs way of thinking that reshaping the future of work, unlocking talent potential for positive impact by transforming career development and hiring, empowering individuals to own their careers and let their talent shine through. My goal: helping them build amazing tech teams through market advisory, consultancy, and ensuring a talent pipeline for their positions.

What do HR look for in tech?

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Technology has changed the way we live and work, and the pace of this change shows no signs of slowing down. Those who are able to adapt and keep up are increasingly in demand💡.

Join us on Wednesday, September 29th at 13:30h CET, where our expert panel of HR specialists will be discussing the skills that are most looked for in a digital profile. 📍

Ready?! 🙌

This session will be led by:

👩‍💻// Andrea Szabo, Talent Acquisition Manager at @British Telecom //

Andrea loves connecting people with the right opportunity and helping them make a positive change in their lives. She has been the talent Acquisition Manager of Europe at BT since 2019. She first started working for BT in 2016 as a Talent Acquisition. Before that, she was a Professional Recruiter at H&M Spain.

👩‍💻// Rita Mendes, Recruitment Lead at @Nmbrs BV //

Rita has worked in recruitment for more than 7 years and is passionate about people and human behavior. She currently works at Nmbrs, a Payroll&HR Software company

She is specialized in Tech Recruitment and is committed to making sure all candidates receive the best experience possible. At the same time, she works as a coaching psychologist and she often gives workshops on job interviewing and CVs for candidates.

👩‍💻// Manel Bernal, Senior HR Executive ant Letgo //

Manel is a passionate and energetic Global HR leader with deep generalist experience. He has an extensive network in the fashion retail /digital & startup business and has dealt with cultural and legal challenges partnering expansion and business development in Corporate HeadOffices, Corporate areas, Product, and in Retail Operations in Spain, Portugal, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Holland, UK, Italy, Germany, Austria, and much more!

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