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12 highest paying tech jobs for women

  • Namrata Harish
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  • 13 Jun 2019
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Tech jobs are not a male bastion anymore.

Jobs for women in tech roles are increasing, with companies actively looking for qualified women professionals.

Did you know that companies are rolling out a variety of diversity and inclusion initiatives to attract and retain high-quality talent among working women?

JobsForHer’s DivHERsity Benchmarking Report found that more than 50% companies surveyed offer flexible work timings, work-from-home options and a sabbatical leave policy, among other initiatives.

So, what’s stopping you?

We round up 12 of the highest-paying tech jobs for women that you can apply to now!

 

Pro-tip: Help build a community of strong women professionals by referring your girlfriends to JobsForHer for tech jobs and much more! Sign up for our ReferHer program today.

 

1. IT Intelligent Delivery lead

Required experience: 15-20 years

Salary: Rs 40k-50k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • AI
  • Machine learning
  • Enabling the organisation to become a data-driven intelligent enterprise
  • Creating and executing strategies to deliver design, maintenance and support activities

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Automation Anywhere, Python, ML, database concepts
  • AWS, Continuous Integration & Delivery practices
  • Multiple areas of solution design

2. Partner Business Manager

Required experience: 3-7 years

Salary: Rs 50k-55k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Deals/opportunities and value, and/or volume portfolio management
  • Professional working relationship with IT teams and clients
  • Leveraging external partners to deliver solution sales
  • Being accountable for opportunities in pipeline tools and processes

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • IT awareness and entry-level solution development capability
  • Dealing with large commercial clients
  • Providing account planning support to sales team

3. UI/Front end developer

Required experience: 3-7 years

Salary: Rs 1-1.4 lakh/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Collaborating with product managers and other full stack developers
  • Designing, implementing and unit testing front-end application code
  • Rapidly prototyping and validating solutions for complex problems

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • HTML5, CSS3 and CSS preprocessor
  • Responsive designs, animations like Sass, LESS, etc.
  • Core JS
  • Building API-based thin server and heavy client architecture applications

4. Full stack developer

Required experience: 2-5 years

Salary: Rs 50k-53k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Creating next generation Data and Analytics Solutions
  • Playing a key role in solution development process — from requirements gathering to adoption
  • Understanding the customer's challenges, gathering their requirements, imagining a solution and applying your skills and expertise to solve the problem.

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Solving Data Analytics challenges
  • Data Engineering/Management/Science fundamentals with ETL/DWH
  • RDBMS and ER Modeling with hands-on experience in MySQL
  • Working with data scripting languages, like SQL, Python, Shell, etc.
  • Using Business Rules Apps, like Corticon, ILOG JRules, Drools etc., and Business Process Automations, like BluePrism, Automation Anywhere, etc.

5. Senior Software Engineer

Required experience: 2-5 years

Salary: Rs 80k-85k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • ASP.net MVC-based platform
  • Developing progressive web app versions of the product
  • Building and maintaining several use cases for the product

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Angular6, C#, Web API
  • Ionic
  • Software development/management and productisation

6. DevOps Manager

Required experience: 10-12 years

Salary: Rs 50k-55k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Delivering the set-up of new infrastructure
  • Partnering with global program managers and leaders to improve the system
  • Assisting with production release reviews, incident management, prioritisation, initiation, execution and closure of all operations
  • Championing quality methodologies and rigor throughout all global operations teams

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Computer Science educational background
  • Managing DevOps positions
  • Scripting/programming languages, like Java, Python, Shell, Perl, etc.
  • Continuous Integration tools, like Jenkins, Anthill, Team City, etc.
  • CI/CD, Agile, Scrum, code coverage and common matrices, bitbucket, code review, etc.
  • ALM tools and practices, like Jira and Confluence
  • Devops tools, such as Jenkins, Sonar and Gradle
  • Linux & Windows Operating System

7. Python Developer

Required experience: 4-8 years

Salary: Rs 40k-42k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Writing server-side web application logic
  • Developing back-end components
  • Connecting applications with other web services
  • Supporting front-end developers through integrating their work into Python

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Multiple programming technologies, including Django/Flask, ElasticSearch, Javascript, RESTful APIs, HTML, CSS
  • Change management tools (Git) and Continuous Integration
  • Agile (Scrum)
  • MySQL and NoSQL database stores like MongoDB, Cache, Redis, etc.

8. Big Data Solutions Architect

Required experience: 10-20 years

Salary: Rs 1k-1.5 lakh/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Coordinating between the organisation and big data engineers
  • Managing the full-life cycle of a Hadoop solution. Creating requirements analysis, selecting the platform, designing the technical architecture and developing, testing and deploying the application
  • Building a big data environment on premises or in the cloud

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Big Data technologies, like Apache Hadoop, HDP, Cloudera, MapR, etc.
  • Designing ML/Big Data/statistical solutions for complex business problems to scale
  • Digital areas related to data and analytics
  • Statistical/ML predictive techniques, such as regression, Bayesian methods, tree-based learners, SVM, etc.
  • MapReduce, HBase, Pig, MongoDb, Cassandra, Impala, Oozie , Mahout, Flume, Zookeeper/Sqoop and Hive
  • Agile methodologies, DevOps, etc.

9. PHP developer

Required experience: Fresher

Salary: Rs 30k-35k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Writing efficient, bug-free and secure codes
  • Communicating with clients to get requirements
  • Coordinating with team members
  • Learning new technologies

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • BSc Computers/BCA
  • PHP web frameworks, such as Laravel, Yii, etc.
  • Working with repositories, like Github/Bitbucket
  • LAMP environment
  • Object-oriented PHP programming
  • SQL/NoSQL databases

10. iOS Developer

Required experience: 1-3 years

Salary: Rs 40k-45k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Developing and maintaining applications for the iOS platform
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to define, design and ship new features
  • Unit-testing code for robustness, including edge cases, usability and general reliability
  • Working on bug fixing and improving application performance

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Swift Machine Learning Objective C
  • iOS frameworks, such as Core Data, Core Animation, etc.
  • RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services
  • Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines

11. Java Developer

Required experience: 2-4 years

Salary: Rs 35k-40k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Designing and developing enterprise-level applications with high-availability and performance
  • Writing well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Ensuring designs are in compliance with specifications
  • Contributing in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Preparing and producing releases of software components

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Java, with a good knowledge of its ecosystems
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Various design and architectural patterns
  • Concepts of MVC, JDBC, and RESTful
  • Agile methodologies

12. Android Developer

Required experience: 4-6 years

Salary: Rs 30k-35k/month

Responsibilities — Working actively in:

  • Developing and maintaining applications aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices
  • Translating designs and wireframes into high-quality code
  • Designing, building and maintaining high performance, reusable and reliable Java code

Qualifications — Experience in:

  • Native Android development
  • Deployments of solutions to the Google Play store
  • Technical design, with a creative flair in devising products and solutions to meet business needs
  • Core Java, OOPs concept
  • Web services, multi-device comparability support, Sqlite Database and broadcast receivers

Now that you know which tech job is best for you, sign up to JobsForHer today and apply! And don’t forget to refer your women friends to JobsForHer’s ReferHer program NOW!

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