Software Engineer Elaine Zhou
Elaine Zhou

Software Engineer

How to Become A: Software Developer


Watch Elaine Zhou, VP of Engineering at Captricity, a high tech startup in Oakland, CA, share how she manages a team of over 20 software engineers and product managers to build a program that can recognize your handwriting on a piece of paper and turn it into digitized data. The most rewarding part of her job is getting to work around brilliant people as they work as a team to solve this enormous challenge. Her advice for girls who want to be engineers is to start early and especially explore the fun part of science, technology and math subjects.

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