I have always enjoyed creating things

“I became interested in software development already as a child and started to practice my skills. I have always enjoyed creating things and thought that developing software and games might be fun. I had no relatives or other connections with IT background, so I had...

From electronical engineering to software design

“I ended up studying electronical engineering since there wasn’t any suitable options to study computer science. I finished my studies and decided to continue with software design since that had been my goal since high school. While studying I didn’t have a proper...

People create work environment

”Originally I planned to work in the army and build a soldier career. But for particular reasons that didn’t happen. I think I’m at this industry not because I would be talented in math or physics but because I’m good in IT.     I started at Profit in August...

I chose between chemistry and computer science

“Working at software industry has been pretty clear to me since elementary school. I chose between chemistry and computer science since those options felt most natural to me. Computer science won and I must say that it has been the right choice.   I have been...

My parents encouraged me to choose computer science

“I got good grades in school, but wasn’t sure what I should study. My parents, especially my father encouraged me to study computer science. After I graduated from university I started to work with manual testing and then switched to test automation.   I came to...

Specialist role suits me best

“My plan was originally to work with electronics but when I started to do my software related thesis for Nokia that changed. After my thesis I stayed there for fifteen years and altogether I have been working at software industry for twenty years.   I started as...