Posts Tagged ‘IT career’
Three years ago, Shaina Prabhakar wrote a blog about her work at LeaseWeb. A lot has changed since then, so let’s take a look at where she is now.
It’s fascinating to see how technology is innovating in ways to help and serve people. Before LeaseWeb, I used to work at a company which manufactured servers and networking devices. During that time I never got to speak to the end users, to see how they benefit from these products. At LeaseWeb I get that opportunity.
After three years of as part of the LeaseWeb Sales team I became the team manager of our Sales Support department. I interacted directly with our customers, learning what they’re looking for and how they like to buy and manage our products. One of the easiest ways for our customers to do this is through our website and Customer Portal. As I hold a degree in Information Sciences, my experience in sales together with my IT skills meant that I was in the unique position to become the Product Owner of our website and Customer Portal.
They are the unsung heroes of every IT company: the people that write the software, provision the servers, provide technical support and all the others that form the beating heart of the organization. That’s why we felt it was time to give put them in the spotlight. Welcome to our new series of blogs called Working at LeaseWeb. This series will be written by LeaseWeb employees, who will give you a behind the scenes look at our company, from their perspective. So without further ado, we present our first guest: