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Interview: Software testing, emigration, Microsoft, how to pass interview with giants…

Live + Rec

In this session I’ll share my experience of relocation to USA from Ukraine, how to prepare for interviews and get a job at large Microsoft software companies. Any questions are welcome!

Date and time:

19:00 8th June 2021

About:

We will ask Olya why she switched from Software testing to Software development, emigrated, left software development and dive into management, and finally is it so cool to work in MS …  and also, are there manual software test engineers in Microsoft? The rest of the session will be dedicated to the discussion how to pass interview with US giants.

Speakers:

Olia Gavrysh

Senior Program Manager, Microsoft

Olia Gavrysh is a Program Manager and a conference speaker focusing on .NET technologies. She works as a Senior Program Manager on .NET team at Microsoft. Currently, she drives desktop platforms such as WPF and WinForms and participates in forming the future versions of .NET. Before, she was the program manager for .NET machine learning framework called ML.NET.
Olia has background in applied mathematics, artificial intelligence, and computer science and worked as a .NET software developer for over 10 years prior to becoming a program manager.
In recent years, she became a public speaker for many international conferences, an author of blog posts, articles, and a book about .NET desktop.
Originally from Ukraine, now Olia lives in Washington state, USA.

Schedule:
19:00—20:00

Software testing, emigration, Microsoft, how to pass interview with giants...

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