Virtual BiG Day In
RMIT Day 2, Melbourne
Tuesday 24 August 2021
Adara & Matthew, Westpac
'Robotics and Cyber, the coolest jobs in tech'
Adara is a security awareness and education manager, with an extensive background in digital technologies at Westpac. Adara is interested in the human element of security, promoting, and shaping a proactive cyber security culture, and influencing cyber safety behaviours. She is passionate about helping Westpac customers and employees stay safe from scams, fraud, and cyber-attacks. As well as influencing positive changes in online behaviours and digital culture both at work and at home, ultimately helping to solve human problems.”
Matt is a Robotics & Automation Developer at Westpac having joined through the Group Technology Graduate Program in 2019. During his time in Robotics, he has automated processes for COVID relief packages, mortgage applications, legal compliance, call centre voice recording analysis, and pizza delivery - yes you heard me right! Through the use of intelligent automation tools, Matt will show you the power of harnessing cutting-edge technology to drive better outcomes for Westpac's customers. He might even show you how to automate your homework!
IT professionals are transforming the world where your work can be completed faster and more accurately. Technology is expanding its reach over our daily lives and is a necessary part of life in modern society and the cybersecurity and Robotics industries needs skilled professionals now more than ever.
Come along to hear how we harness the power of cybersecurity and automation to transform the way work and protect our customers from modern day threats."
Felisha Mousinho, Infosys
‘Careers Today Are a Jungle Gym, Instead of a Ladder’
Felisha started at Infosys as a Graduate and is now a Lead Business Analyst. She has e had the opportunity throughout her career to work on both State and Federal Government projects, helping transform the way the Australian population use and interact with Government aids. The current project she is working on assists those working in Mining and Construction industries go about their daily tasks, such as time-sheeting, project approvals and asset management. Working in the Technology field has enabled Felisha to explore different businesses and how these new Technologies can help transform their businesses.
Richard White, Founder and CEO & Tanzeem Syeda, Software Engineer
'Making a difference: how a career in tech will take you places'
Richard founded WiseTech Global in 1994 and has been CEO and an Executive Director since then. He has over 30 years of experience in software development, embedded systems and business management, and over 20 years of freight/logistics industry experience.
Prior to founding WiseTech Global, Richard was founder and managing director of Real Tech Systems Integration (provider of computer consulting and systems integrations services) and founder and CEO of Clear Group (distributor of computer related equipment).
Richard holds a Master of Business in Information Technology Management from the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS). He is a UTS Luminary and a Fellow of UTS.
Tanzeem Syeda is a Software Engineer at WiseTech Global and a 4th Year Software Engineering (Honours) Co Op Scholar at UTS. Tanzeem completed her first Internship at the age of 15 and over the last 7 years, has worked in 6 different companies. She has been at WiseTech Global for 2 years and her favourite part of the job is being able to inspire young people to join in the technology industry.
Lieutenant Jeff Thornton, RAN, Defence Force Recruiting
'‘Find Your Career’
Jeff is an Aerospace Engineer in the Royal Australian Navy. Have you ever considered a career in the Navy, Army or Air Force? The Australian Defence Force is looking for results oriented, problem solvers to join its team of highly skilled technical professionals. With over 200 roles on offer in the ADF, there is a career option to suit people with broad ranging backgrounds, skill levels, expertise and interest.