Technovation Girls is an app development and entrepreneurship contest for female and gender-minority middle and high school students organized by iridecent, a STEM education NPO in the United States.
The program is designed to help students acquire entrepreneurial spirit and app development skills to become the next generation of tech leaders by examining new businesses that solve social issues and developing apps as a team.
As a project manager in this mission, you will be responsible for expanding the impact of the business autonomously.
As a small elite team, each person has a large amount of discretion, and discussions are held in a flat environment.
Our mission is to provide students with life-changing experiences through their encounters with Waffle, while also engaging in hands-on activities and discussions with other members of the team. As a project manager, we are looking for someone who can autonomously expand the impact of this business.
Experience (junior, mid-level, etc.): Experienced person
Candidates can apply from: Japan only
Visa sponsorship: Not available
Project management of Technovation Girls, an app development start-up contest!
└Experience negotiating with local governments, companies, etc. in the implementation of events and seminars
└Experience in community management
The kind of person we are looking for
Waffle is the only NPO that provides IT education and empowerment opportunities for girls and gender-minority junior high, high school, high school, and university students to achieve its mission of "closing the gender gap in the IT field.
Though relatively new, Waffle has won several prestigious awards, including one personally delivered by the Prime Minister such as “SDGs Partnership Award"" at the 4th Japan SDGs Awards sponsored by the Japanese government.
Waffle published "Me x IT = The Strongest Theory: A Guide for Girls & Gender Minorities to Work in IT”.