Abhishek is a first-year graduate student at UAlbany, studying Computer Science.
What brought you to the Center for Technology in Government?
My previous experience in web development technologies gave me a good foundation of the software engineering field. This piqued my interest in exploring more about various web technologies, and when I learned about the Center for Technology in Government, I knew it would be a good fit. CTG is giving me a great opportunity to achieve my long and short term goals. And hence, here I am.
What did you do prior to coming to CTG?
I have been studying at the University at Albany as a Computer Science graduate student since spring 2017. Before that, I worked for Mphasis, an IT company based in India, as a software engineer for more than a year.
What are your plans/goals for the future?
Utilizing my knowledge to get work done effectively and efficiently in the field of software engineering while working in organizations like CTG. Knowledge that I will gain here at CTG will help to shape my own steps toward my long term goal, which is to become an entrepreneur.
How can CTG help you reach your goal for the future?
CTG is already helping me by allowing me to work on my favorite technologies and programming languages.