Fostering a Culture of Sponsorship: Introducing Uber’s Engineering and Sponsorship Development Program
Designed by Uber's Office of the CTO, the Engineering Sponsorship and Development Program (ESDP) pairs participants with sponsors and provides an opportunity to hone technical leadership skills.
In its first year, the Career Prep Program, a collaboration between Uber and The Hidden Genius Project, demonstrated how technology-focused companies can embrace and reinforce values of diversity and inclusion among engineers, while having a positive impact in the community.
Product Manager Zach Singleton talks about how Uber partnered with The Hidden Genius Project to create the Career Prep Program, a one-year course that prepares black male computer science students for careers in tech.
Uber Engineering’s Aimee Lucido reflects on how she redefined her career as a software engineer through advocacy and writing.