Why would you work at a startup in an economic downturn?
Now is as good a time as any to start a startup – especially if you get into YC. But what about joining a startup in this economy? We’re obviously biased, but we think it’s a great time to join a startup too. Here are three reasons to consider.
6 founding engineer roles at W22 YC startups
by Ryan Choi7/12/2022
The YC job board has always been the best way to find early roles at funded and vetted YC startups. Below are a few of the most recent YC startups (Winter '22 batch) hiring for founding engineers, with compensation in the $160-180K range and equity around 1.5-2.0%.
Get one-on-one career advice from YC, starting with Anu Hariharan (Managing Director)
by Paige Omura6/30/2022
Women have historically been underrepresented in tech, especially in technicalroles like engineering and product. YC has run events to educate and supportwomen in tech, and now we’re doubling down to offer tailored advice that’s specific to you and your career.We’re setting up chats for women engineers to get one-on-one career advice fromYC, starting with Anu Hariharan, Managing Director of YC Continuity.
Y Combinator’s (Virtual) Summer Career Expo - June 8th
by Paige Omura5/4/2022
Y Combinator is hosting our Summer Career Expo online on Wednesday, June 8th, 4 pm PT. This is our way to introduce engineers, PMs, and designers to the latest batch of YC startups (W22) that are looking to hire.
Meet top founders at YC Tech Talks: Healthcare
by Paige Omura4/20/2022
We’re hosting YC Tech Talks: Healthcare on Wednesday, May 4 at 4pm PT (via Zoom). This event will give engineers, scientists, and other attendees an opportunity to hear directly from founders what problems keep them up at night and learn about emerging trends in the healthtech space.