Maira Benjamin

Director of Engineering

Maira Benjamin has over 30 years of experience in the realm of software development. She’s worked in different industries: Digital Imaging, Databases, Insurance, Finance, Travel, and Music. She’s held a variety of positions with different focus areas of Technical Support, Maintenance, New Development, Consulting, and Management. Currently, she is the Director of Engineering at Pandora. She’s written a technical book titled “C++ and Corba”, and has five unpublished novels. She is a classically trained pianist and has been studying the guitar for a few years. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Statistics from U.C. Berkeley and a Master of Arts in Liberal Studies degree from Mills College in Oakland.

My Sessions

My Sessions

Leveling Up

GSB 117

This panel will focus on career skills that will help you level up your career in technology. This does not mean that you need to become a manager to do this. However, we will also discuss how to transition from an individual contributor into a manager. We will cover how to negotiate successfully for a […]

Career skills