My Career Path
How has my career evolved from 2010 to the present?
Sep 2017 - June 2021
Four years of Computer Science studies at the South China University of Technology, consisting of a wide array of topics related to computation, such as analysis of algorithms, programming languages, software development, and computer hardware.
Jan 2013 - Jun 2016
As health professionals, we focus on preventing disease and injury by promoting healthy lifestyles in communities. Through the implementation of educational programs, the development of policy, the administration of services, and the conduct of research, we achieve our intended objectives.
Jan 2016 - June 2017
I spent three semesters studying Information Systems, which are essentially composed of five components: hardware, software, databases, networks, and people. I moved to China for a more substantial challenge and a different environment at the end of the third semester.
Jan 2015 - June 2017
At the time (2015), 10.3% of the Gambia's population lived below the international extreme poverty line. Hence most of the students in the country were unable to hire private tutors. Volunteering with other education enthusiasts helped many students prepare for university entrance exams during the summer break.
Feb 2018 - Apr 2020
As an intern, I was required to perform several tasks, including learning more about software engineering, assisting experienced software engineers, collaborating with team members to develop new enterprise applications, testing and experimenting with program design elements, creating data pipelines, etc.
Mar 2021 - Present
In my role as a Product Manager, I am responsible for both product planning and product marketing. This involves managing the product throughout the Product Lifecycle, gathering and prioritizing product requirements, defining the product vision, and working closely with engineering to provide superior products.
Dec 2019 - Present
An e-Learning community whose vision is for each child to develop a passion for learning, a desire to explore and discover new things, and a desire to give back to their communities. allSTEAM aims to empower every child in developing nations and beyond by providing free and localized learning tools.
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