IIE Diploma in Software Technology: Software Development
The IIE’s Varsity College Cape Town
GRADUATED CLASS OF 2019
Describe your daily duties:
My job is to assist with the management of the EFT section of the digital payment systems by monitoring, evaluating and testing new implementations.
Why did you choose the qualification you studied?
I saw the rapid growth of technology, hardware and software and was curious as to how animation works which led me to Computer Science.
What is your greatest career achievement to date?
Being part of a team of awesome Developers with unique characteristics.
What are your future career plans?
To develop different types of websites.
What advice would you give to other students who are looking for or about to embark on their first job?
It’s a process of guaranteed uncertainty. You’ll never be entirely sure of what to expect but that does not mean you should not stop trying. You will find a job eventually with just a little persistency. Peruse recruiter websites such as LinkedIn, PNet, My Jobs, Indeed and Bestjobs.