(Female, Age 37) from albany, NY

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job Title Analyst
Salary $50,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week 40
Company Size (not answered)
Location albany, NY
Years Experience 5 years

Career Ratings

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

Years in Career 0
Education (not answered)
Income Rating 0 / 10
Interest Rating 0 / 10
Work-Life Rating 0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating 0 / 10

Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
IT consulting firm

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
provide quality assurance support and application technical assistance

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
vacation, sick personal, health, 401k

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

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
yes, I have to provide internal and external customer service

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?

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

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

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 8am technical help desk support
8am to 9am technical help desk support
9am to 10am technical help desk support
10am to 11am technical help desk support
11am to 12pm technical help desk support
12pm to 1pm technical help desk support
1pm to 2pm technical help desk support
2pm to 3pm technical help desk support
3pm to 4pm no work
4pm to 5pm no work
5pm to 6pm no work
6pm to 7pm no work
7pm to 8pm no work
8pm to 9pm no work
9pm to 10pm no work
10pm to 11pm no work
11pm to 12am no work

Table of Contents

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?
sourcing agency

What was the application process?
resume submittal

Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
yes, I had to interview with a panel

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

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

Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?

Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.

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

If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
to have great analytical skills

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
organization, analytical, technical

Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
no- hands on experience is all you need–really and some technical expertise

What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
get technical training

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?

What are your current career goals?
to be happy

Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?

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