Senior Business Analyst
BAE Systems Digital Intelligence
As a Business Analyst, I collaborate with the business to determine where value can be achieved, help to deliver solutions that offer value and also ensure that the value is realised. In IT projects, I am essentially a bridge between IT and the business to deliver positive outcomes
The skills I use most in my job...
The most interesting thing I've worked on in my career so far...
Whilst i was in the civil service, I helped to deploy a cost efficient cloud solutions to Customer computers at job centres nationwide. Nationwide throughout jobcentres, Customer Computers provide citizens with digital access to a defined set of applications, allowing the creation of CVs, the ability to search and apply for job vacancies, and the creation/maintenance of universal credit accounts.
What inspired me into digital and tech...
I love to solve problems and tech is at the heart of problem solving therefore, it was a no brainer that I made a detour into the digital and tech space
My educational background is...
I have a BSc. in Chemical sciences and an MSc in International business. I started my career in Banking where i developed project management and Business Analysis competencies before transitioning to the Civil Service and now Consulting. I also hold the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis and always looking to develop myself.
What advice I'd give to girls thinking about a career in digital and tech...
Don't be discouraged by the myths that promote digital and Tech as being a 'Boy's club'. You can do whatever you set your mind to do -- including breaking the digital and tech glass ceiling.