The most common response we hear to the complaint that “All the Speakers at the Conference are men!” or “All the Award Nominees are male.” is that there were “No known female candidates”.

It is our mission to solve that problem by highlighting all of the marvellous talent the Tech Industry has outside of the default.

It is our mission to solve that problem by highlighting all of the marvellous talent the Tech Industry has outside of the default.

Tanya Butenko

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Software engineer @ Hireup | Founder and CEO @ Muses Code JS

Sydney, New South Wales

Bio

I am passionate about free education and diversity and doing all I can to support and promote women in IT. Teacher, translator, manager previously, nowadays software engineer and IT community activist.

After finishing General Assembly in December 2014 on web-development immersive 3-month course I stepped into IT world and started my journey as a web developer. Today I'm working in Hireup as a software engineer, co-organizer of Women Who Code Sydney chapter, Muses Code JS (previously known as NodeGirls) Founder, CEO.

Mentoring

Do mentoring on public speaking, getting a first job as a software engineer.

Speaker Experience

09 Apr 2019

Girls Geek Sydney

Lift me up. Mentorship 101

10 Dec 2018

Curiosity Sessions at Mirum

Never Say 'Never'

09 Nov 2015

React Sydney meetup

React Start for Dummies