One of our newest recruits (and a new resident in Norway) Anastasiia Bila, has joined us fresh from studying for her Masters. She’s working as a Junior Software Engineer and is already making her mark under the wise and guiding tutelage of her mentor at Auka, Leif Arne Storset.
We asked her some questions – here’s her responses:
What were you doing immediately before you joined Auka? Finishing Master degree and moving to Norway 🙂
Career highlight to date? Found a software development job in Oslo without knowing Norwegian!
One thing you wish you could tell yourself when you were 18? Learn Norwegian!
What advice do you have for others wanting to be a Junior Software Engineer? Learn more, work hard and try to join Auka!
What are you most excited about in your new role? The opportunity to learn a lot of new things, work with experts and great people, see how the decisions affect business and the most exciting – have the coolest mentor!
What’s your best “local” tip for newcomers to Oslo? Use public bicycles and go grilling
Previous role: Student
Your burning ambitions: Ski and extreme driving on Norwegian hills
What can others learn from you? Positive thinking, have an active life position
Two sentences to describe yourself: Active and motivated. Growing professional.