From a very young age I recall having this passion for technology. I was always determined to follow a career in technology, and so I did! I graduated in BSc (Hons) Computing from the University of Greenwich, whilst few years ago I've completed a Higher National Diploma in Management and Administration from the University of Malta.
I've worked for over 12 years on several EU Funded IT Projects which helped me gain experience in Creative Design, Business Systems Analysis, Web Development, Social Media, Product Design and Project/Product Management. Recently I also got involved in a start up called - iSmart; an inclusive app for students with learning difficulties.
My top skills are:
- interpreting what business people want and what the technical teams can achieve.
- making teams as productive as they can be, yet ensuring they are doing it with passion.
Role: Team Lead / Product Design
iSmart is a start up within the EdTech sector and my involvement was from an initial stage. My role relates to the product design of the app/portal. I also lead the development team for the successful implementation of new iSmart releases. It is under my remit to also ensure that each function is designed and released as per the external experts, the requirements and according to the set deadline. I also liaise with foreign agents and taking care of the marketing aspects.
Role: IT Project Manager
AcrossLimits writes and participates in European Union projects (Erasmus+ /Horizon2020). I am involved in the planning, managing and implementation of the IT aspects of these mentioned projects. Daily tasks include; Business Analysis, Time & Cost Estimation, Developing Schedules, Reporting and Leading the rest of the IT team. Responsible also of keeping websites updated and Social Media pages active, including the designs of banners, posters and logos.
Role: Web and eLearning Developer/ Designer
Was also involved in the creation and development of several websites and eLearning platforms for different EU projects. My role involved also the designing of adverts, flyers, posters and other dissemination Material.
I was also involved in the creation of eLearning content and courses. Gave teachers training about tools, apps and technology for the classroom.