Annie started at Sogeti a year ago to use what she learnt during her engineer studies, and has been promoted twice already thanks to her hard job!
Describe yourself with 3 words?
Passionate, hard-working, positive thinker
Tell us a little bit about your background?
I studied Electrical and Computer Engineering (MEng) in Greece and then did a MSc Management at UCL in London. Having acquired a strong technical and numerical background with problem solving skills throughout my studies, I have been able to adapt to different situations and to apply my skills on the different projects I have worked on.
What's your career been like so far at Sogeti?
I joined Sogeti as a graduate a year ago. Since then I have been promoted twice which shows me that Sogeti recompense its people for their hard work. I have worked with clients in retail and law and gained experience in both automation and manual testing.
What are you most passionate about within your area of expertise?
The fact that I am involved in the delivery of a good quality end product to the client.
What does a regular day at work look like?
Hmm... This depends on the project/client you work on. Currently, my morning consists of catching up on emails, attending daily standup meetings, picking up TSRs (Test Service Requests), attending meetings and conference calls with the stakeholders and tonnes of other things.
Why do you work for Sogeti?
Because it is a company that cares about its employees and prioritises them.
Name: Anthoula (Annie) Poniraki
Title: Consultant Tester
Family: 1 younger sister
Hobbies: Dance (salsa and bachata), zumba, table tennis, volleyball, gym