Almond Au

Customer Engineer
Location Born
Location Now
Education Pathway

Outside of work I

Camping, skiing, and spending time with my family.

Outside of work I
My career path is

I had a lot of good mentors while I was growing up. They taught me various skill sets and shared their experiences with me. The common theme was paying it forward, helping people who can then help more people.

My career path is
My advice to others

Work hard, don't give up, keep an open mind about yourself and others.

My advice to others

About me

I was born/grew up in: Hong Kong, grew up in Markham, Ontario, Canada

I now live in: Markham, Ontario, Canada.

I completed my training/education at: Ryerson University, Bachelor's and Master's in Computer Science/Engineering.

About me

I am motivated by

I've worked in the technology sector for the past 12 years and no two days are the same. I enjoy learning new things, meeting with people to learn and share ideas.

I am motivated by
How I affect people's livesI help corporate customers use the latest computer technologies to enhance their user experience. It can be customers in other technology sectors, or marketing firms, social media, etc.
How I affect people's lives
What I do at work

I spent a lot of my time understanding complex situations involving lots of people, each with various responsibilities working together as a team. I communicate complicated ideas, technologies, and projects using written and verbal languages to keep everyone on track!

What I do at work
When I was a student, I enjoyed:
  • Geography
  • Technology
  • History
  • Computer Science
When I was a student, I would have described myself as someone who:
  • Brought people together
  • Was motivated by success
  • Didn't really care about grades
  • Wanted to be in charge
  • Liked being given specific instructions
  • Wasn't sure what I wanted to do

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