Auto Trader UK
I work within the team responsible for producing vehicle valuations and metrics on our website. As part of my role, I look after the data we use to train our models. I also create and maintain apps which we use to serve the metrics internally and externally.
The skills I use most in my job...
Programming languages such as java and kotlin
Testing and Debugging
The most interesting thing I've worked on in my career so far...
Predicting the value of a car for a date in the future.
What inspired me into digital and tech...
I wanted a job with lots of variety and where I could use my brain to solve problems. A housemate at university was doing computer science and suggested I try it.
My educational background is...
I studied maths at university and did one programming module which I struggled with. I then found enjoyed using Java and applied for a graduate scheme with Auto Trader which has helped me develop my skills further.
What advice I'd give to girls thinking about a career in digital and tech...
A willingness to learn is all you need to thrive. There's a role for everyone and lots of variety within each role.