38 episodes

Explore the secrets of career success through insightful conversations with tech leaders at the top of their game. In each episode, we meet senior technology professionals who have the coolest jobs in tech and ask them to share how they’ve got to the top of their career. Expect conversations with global experts including cyber security leaders, directors of data, chief technology officers and augmented reality specialists.

How Did You Get That Job‪?‬ Hays

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Explore the secrets of career success through insightful conversations with tech leaders at the top of their game. In each episode, we meet senior technology professionals who have the coolest jobs in tech and ask them to share how they’ve got to the top of their career. Expect conversations with global experts including cyber security leaders, directors of data, chief technology officers and augmented reality specialists.

    Supporting and championing other military veterans, with Fernando Tomlinson and Roy Rucker Sr.

    Supporting and championing other military veterans, with Fernando Tomlinson and Roy Rucker Sr.

    In this special episode of ‘How Did You Get That Job?’, host Shaun Cheatham is joined by two former Chief Warrant Officers in the US Army. Having retired from service, each have taken different paths but have continued to enjoy highly successful careers in cyber security.Fernando “Nando” Tomlinson has since joined Mandiant (part of Google Cloud), where he works as a Technical Manager in Digital Forensics and Incident Response. Roy “Big Ruck” Rucker Sr., meanwhile, runs his own cyber security ...

    • 40 min
    How authenticity can drive forward your career in tech, with Emily Cornock (Suncorp)

    How authenticity can drive forward your career in tech, with Emily Cornock (Suncorp)

    Joining us on the How Did You Get That Job? podcast this time is Emily Cornock. Based in Australia, Emily works at financial services company Suncorp, where she’s the Executive Manager for Core Data Platforms. In this insightful conversation with host Shaun Cheatham, Emily shares how sticking to her career plan didn’t always work out, and what she did to pivot and keep her journey going. A proponent of authenticity with little time for stereotypes in tech, Emily is passionate about...

    • 31 min
    Revealed: the top 5 in-demand tech roles for 2024

    Revealed: the top 5 in-demand tech roles for 2024

    In this special episode of 'How Did You Get That Job?', host Shaun Cheatham looks at data from recruitment specialists Hays that reveals which tech roles are most in demand among employers in 2024.During the show, he talks to Hays experts to uncover why these organisations need people in these roles, and which skills you need to get the job and succeed. Guests include Joshua Tang, Jason Barr, Giulia Bonvissuto and Breanna Mahan.If you want to know more about the jobs mentions in Shaun's conve...

    • 23 min
    How lifelong learning took me from a non-tech background to CIO, with Paul Smith (Amnesty International)

    How lifelong learning took me from a non-tech background to CIO, with Paul Smith (Amnesty International)

    Paul Smith, CIO at Amnesty International, joins host Shaun Cheatham for another episode of the How Did You Get That Job? podcast. Based in the UK, Paul took a non-traditional path into tech and credits his passion for learning with his success today. During his conversation with Shaun, Paul discusses his early career, his transition into working in tech and how building relationships with other leaders landed him his current role. He also shares what it’s like working for an organisation...

    • 22 min
    Taking the leap into tech leadership, with Kumar Parakala (GHD Digital)

    Taking the leap into tech leadership, with Kumar Parakala (GHD Digital)

    In the latest episode of How Did You Get That Job?, host Shaun Cheatham meets Kumar Parakala. Currently based in the US as President of GHD Digital, Kumar saw his career really take off when he moved to Australia, where he worked in a public sector role before spending 14 years at KPMG.Kumar came on the podcast to discuss his career and how he got to where he is today. He is a huge advocate of taking risks, and speaks candidly about the benefits of this, as well as the negative impact this ha...

    • 32 min
    What it takes to lead the US Army Cyber Command, with Neil Khatod

    What it takes to lead the US Army Cyber Command, with Neil Khatod

    How Did You Get That Job? is back and we’re starting by recognising Cyber Security Awareness Month this October. Shaun’s guest is Neil Khatod, who recently left the US Army after 30 years of service. Neil most recently served as COO of US Army Cyber Command, where he was responsible for defending a network with over 1.4m endpoints. In a fascinating conversation, Neil tells us about his experiences of working on the army’s offensive and defensive cyber and the difficult decisions he had t...

    • 26 min

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