Masterclass with Bhavini – VP of Product Engineering @ Cruise
Master class by VP of Product Engineering @Cruise | ex-VP Headspace | ex-Director Snapchat Inc.
Bhavini Soneji is currently the VP of Product Engineering @ Cruise, where she helps build the world’s most advanced self-driving vehicles. Like most of us immigrants, she studied in her home country India at the University of Mumbai and came to the US to get a Masters degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She started off her career with Microsoft and established herself as a Product leader in the software industry.
In Bhavini’s own words –
“I love using human-centered design with streamlined automation and have a passion for creating experiences that improve people’s lives.
Previously, I’ve led teams through different growth stages at Microsoft, Snapchat, Headspace and Heal. Additionally, I enjoy giving back to the community, advising C-level executives, mentoring at Techstars, First Round, and have also founded a group of Women Technology Executives in Los Angeles to support and foster this group while playing an active role in the LA CTO Forum. When I’m not working, I love the outdoors and enjoy boogie boarding with my husband and twins.”
In the MASTERCLASS, you will learn:
What does it take for an immigrant woman to carve her niche as a Technology leader?
What did she learn about emotional and mental health, and product tech. from her role as VP of Engineering @ Headspace?
What does it take to lead the product engineering team at a self-driving vehicle company?