I am a Software Engineer for Java and web-based services at a consultancy company called BJSS, in the heart of Manchester City Centre.
The skills I use most in my job...
Communication, as team work is crucial in problem solving and implementing complex solutions.
Other skills include: programming, presenting, adaptive mindset and self-motivated.
The most interesting thing I've worked on in my career so far...
I have worked on confidential projects for maritime systems, alongside ex-navy colleagues and customers. I also took part and launched Diversity and Inclusion initiatives, engaging people of all backgrounds into Engineering careers.
What inspired me into digital and tech...
I wanted to contribute to a bigger cause and realistically ensure that I have positive career prospects and stability as everyday processes become more automated.
My educational background is...
At college I studied English Language and Literature, Mathematics and Computing. I graduated with a 1st Class Hons in (BSc) Software Engineering doing a Degree Apprenticeship. At work I have been in numerous training for quality assurance and engineering skills.
What advice I'd give to girls thinking about a career in digital and tech...
Engineering encompasses a vast range of career paths that means you can be challenged in your strengths and hone your weaknesses, to become a strong team member in a collaborate environment with potential for leadership and management.