Uber HackTag online coding contest
Uber Technologies, giving services in various sectors including transportation and travel, has invited entries for the Uber HackTag 2021, an online Coding contest.
Participants get an opportunity to be a part of a cohort who receive industry-relevant mentorship from experts at Uber, Opportunity to gauge one’s growth and relevance with the latest tech stack, Maximize one’s readiness for opportunities available with top technology and product companies. The contest also opens a possible opportunity for select students to participate in interviews for full-time roles and internships at Uber basis requirement.
Eligibility: Uber HackTag is open to all working professionals and engineering students pursuing a full-time B.Tech./ B.E./ M.Tech./ M.E. (all years) degrees across branches.
Participants for the contest which will be conducted in 3 rounds, can be from any specialization/domain. A maximum of 3 people can form a team. There is no restriction on the number of teams from an Institute. Cross-college and cross-organization teams are allowed.
Participants must register for this competition at the contest link on the Dare2Compete platform https://dare2compete.com
In Round 2 Prototyping, participants selected from the first round would be provided with a theme/ problem statement that they would have to leverage to build a prototype/solution where they would be tested on shortlisting criteria including but not limited to innovation, completeness, etc. Contest window will be available during 6 pm on 1 March 2021 to 11.59 pm on 7th March, 2021. Shortlisted participants will then proceed to the next round.
Round 3 is the Grand Finale to be held during 11 am and 6 pm on 29th March 2021. Participants selected from second round have to build on their prototype/solution to create a demoable outcome. These participants will also get exclusive access to mentors from Uber who can be consulted throughout this journey of their program. Participants would then have to present their final product to a set of panelists who would grade them on set criteria.
Prizes & Rewards: In the category of working professionals, winners will get a Cash prize of Rs.2,00,000/-. Second and Third prizes carry cash awards of Rs.1,00,000/- and Rs. 50,000/- respectively. In student category, the prizes will carry cash awards of Rs. 1,20,000/-, Rs. 60,000/- and Rs. 30,000/- respectively.
For details, visit Program link at https://dare2compete.com