Melissa Occhipinti Executive General Manager, Paxus Tell us about your current role I’m the Executive General Manager of Paxus, one of Australia’s first and largest tech and digital specialist recruitment companies. I took over this role in August 2020, in the midst of COVID, in what I can only now describe, looking back, as the hardest time we’ve ever experienced in both the tech and recruitment industries. I was lucky enough to have had the opportunity to capitalise on this downtime to
Mary Ann BajarSenior Business Intelligence Analyst, Optus Tell us about your current role At Optus, we’ve embraced Agile ways of working. Under our Agile methodology, I belong in the Data and Platform Management Tribe under the Data Visualisation and BI Chapter, and am part of the Data Innovations squad within the Analytics tribe, as a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst. Being a BI Analyst in Optus is exciting. It empowers me to use new and exciting tools to be able to
Ann Moffatt founded FitT in 1990, together with 16 other women in the IT industry. In this article, Ann shares her perspective on the biggest change she’s seen in the IT industry in the past 30 years, and the opportunities and issues that women face today and in the future. What’s the biggest change you’ve seen in the IT industry in the last 30 years? The biggest change I’ve seen in the last 30 years is the huge adoption of
Ann Moffatt started work in the Information Technology Industry in 1959. She has professional experience at all levels including programmer, analyst, designer, project manager, company manager and she has served on several company Boards. Ann’s career experience includes establishing and managing her own ICT services company, Technology Solutions, serving as the Director of the Institute of Information Technology and National Development Manager for the Australian Stock Exchange, and being the only female executive at AMP Society between 1975 and 1986.