Michael Lewis – The Director of Technology At Cox Communication Holds An Interview With Innov8tiv Magazine
In the current week’s Cool Tech Jobs segment, Innov8tiv Magazine presents to you a restrictive meeting with Michael Lewis, the current Director of Technology (National Access Provisioning Ops) at Cox Communication. We will start by momentarily taking a gander at his schooling venture that gave him the open door he holds today.
Michael went to Campbell High School (1991 – 1994), joined Kennesaw State University (1994 – 2000 BS, Computer Science). Recently utilized by Kennesaw State University, Hewlett-Packard, Bellsouth (presently AT&T) and as of now works for Cox Communication Company.
Inform us concerning yourself:
I go by Michael Lewis and I’ve been working at Cox Communication for a very long time. I began as a Linux Systems Administrator and presently I am the Director of Access Provisioning administrations for link modems and CPEs.
Inform us regarding a task or achievement that you view as the most critical in your profession:
I fabricated my first “bundled” application (written in Perl and MySQL) when I was an understudy/worker in school. This instrument enhanced an issue we were having with grounds printing via robotizing new printer introduces and substitutions. This saved a lot of time and diminished my responsibility.
Who is your good example, and why?
My good example now in my profession is an Executive at Cox Communications who I had the joy of tutoring with in late 2013. He gave me significant profession guidance, yet more critically he shared individual encounters that can emphatically affect life choices.
What’s your superpower, for sure’s your soul creature?
A Bear, Fighting capacity – strength and speed – alongside powers of vital reasoning.
What was the most troublesome period in your Career life, and how could you manage it?
The most troublesome period in my profession was working at an Internet Security Company where I was out of position. Explicitly I was expected to take bleeding edge acceleration calls while being liable for dealing with a ticket line. I felt that I had relapsed in my profession.
What is your vocation guidance to undergrads entering the Technology Industry?
I would suggest the accompanying guidance for undergrads entering the work force all day:
Temporary jobs and Co-Ops are the most ideal way to acquire insight in the space of Technology. I have had understudies that have made critical commitment and they are regularly profoundly sought after when they are prepared for everyday work.
Search for potential chances to work in the school as a partner or lab chairman.
Keep in contact with cohorts through proficient organizations like LinkedIn and graduated class affiliations. I have learned all through my profession that it is more normal who you know than what you know. This might appear to be deterring now and again, however I can perceive you as an employing administrator that individuals who are prescribed for the most part move to the front of the resume heap.
Make a move to tutor with experts in Technology. One spot to begin may be studentmentor.org. I would enthusiastically prescribe going to gatherings and Tech-shows to acquaint yourself with point of view businesses.
Focus on your resume to your preferred particular. I can’t let you know the number of resumes I have seen where 60% or a greater amount of the resume referred to abilities and experience that were random to the gig. On the off chance that you have very little involvement with the specific region, then, at that point, make certain to go into more profundity about applicable classes and workgroups that you have worked with in the subject.