Software Engineer (Female, Age 26) in tampa, FL

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitleSoftware Engineer
Salary$52,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week40
Company Size(not answered)
Locationtampa, FL
Years Experience2 years

Career Ratings

Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)

Years in Career0
Education(not answered)
Income Rating0 / 10
Interest Rating0 / 10
Work-Life Rating0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating0 / 10

Table of Contents

Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
Profit Making – Telecom company. employees- around 1500

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
REsearch & Development

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
well

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
yes – like it

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Yes

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Yes

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
office

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 1
Benefits: 2
Hours: 6
Co-Workers: 7
Supervisors: 8
Job Title: 5
Level of Responsibility: 3
The Actual Work: 4

A day in the life of…

Please describe a typical workday for you in your current job:

5am to 6am
6am to 7am
7am to 8amcheck mails, status of other’s work. plan a meeting or telecon.
8am to 9ammeeting with manager
9am to 10ammeeting with team
10am to 11amdo my pending development work
11am to 12pmdo my pending development work
12pm to 1pmLunch time
1pm to 2pmdo my pending development work
2pm to 3pmtelecon with client
3pm to 4pmtelecon with vendor
4pm to 5pmdo my pending development work
5pm to 6pm
6pm to 7pm
7pm to 8pm
8pm to 9pm
9pm to 10pm
10pm to 11pm
11pm to 12am

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?
internet

What was the application process?
resume, interview

Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
yes – 3 interviews – director, manager, HR

If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
dont remember

Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
Yes

Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
Yes – project idea

Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes – Tchnical skills come from that only and then experience

If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?
Yes

If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
technically sound

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
technically sound in telecom domain – being a developer this is mandatory.good communication skills – easy to coordinate with coworkers and supervisor

Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
Yes

What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
sincere, hardwork

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
yes – tech side

What are your current career goals?
get a promotion

Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?
no

Prior work history

Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:

TitleLengthSalaryDescription
Prior Job 1SE2 yr50kdeveloper
Prior Job 2

Educational background

Please list your educational background:

High School GPA:

GPASchoolDegree
College (Undergraduate)
or Technical/Vocational
0.78HolkarMCA
Graduate or Professional
(Masters or Doctorate)
0.76KV

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