Field report - Meral
Please introduce yourself briefly:
Meral, 37 years old, living in Mannheim, married and mom of two children
Bachelor: Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (degree 2009)
Currently certificate studies in computer science
Describe yourself in three words
Reliable, friendly and logical
How did you decide on a course of studies? What do you like about it?
Because it is future-oriented and offers a very wide field with many interesting areas.
What does career mean to you?
The connection between work and family.
How did you become aware of univativ and what was the first contact like?
Via an internet job portal, the first contact was by phone. I completed and sent an IT skill sheet and, shortly afterwards, was invited to a job interview.
In which industry are you currently working and what are your tasks?
In the IT department of a chemical company, my tasks revolve around identity and authorisation management / reporting.
Did you attend the events or the academy?
Advanced Excel and MS Access
If so, how did you like it?
I liked it a lot. I think it's great that training is offered free of charge.
Have you already been able to apply this knowledge?
Yes, I have chosen advanced training courses that I could integrate into my current work.
What happened after project completion? (Has a new project been offered or were you offered a permanent position?)
The project was extended, but I got a new project with better options from univativ.
Would you recommend univativ to your best friend? Why?
Yes, the entry into the professional world was made easier for me and also the application process was straightforward. univativ works with very good companies in Mannheim and the surrounding area.
What would you do if money didn't matter?
Studying philosophy to understand the world better while realising the dream of a world trip with my family.