Name: Sara Fatima
Program: Electrical Engineering
University(s) / College(s) Attended: University of Toronto
Education / Degree(s): Bachelors of Applied Science and Engineering
Current Job Title: Project Manager
Current Employer: Hydro One Networks Inc.
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Fun Facts About Me
Share one fun fact about yourself: I enjoy photography.
The most inspiring engineer I know is ....... Because ........ ?: Thomas Edison due to his innovative and entrepreneurial personality.
Why did you choose to study engineering?: Initially I found computer programming fascinating when my dad showed me a simple feedback loop when I was in grade 8. I developed interest since then and eventually chose Electrical & Computer Engineering at UofT to go into.
What are your best memories of your engineering education?: Ping pong sessions with friends after we finished a stressful exam or test.
How do you apply your engineering degree to your current career?: As a Project Manager, I apply my knowledge of Power systems to my work at Hydro One. A lot of Protection Relay concepts from power systems are applied in my work including a bit of Telecomm.
What do you love most about your career?: Dynamic atmosphere. Working with people from various disciplines and specialized experts.
What advice would you give to someone hoping to pursue a career in engineering?: Stay organized and plan your study scheduled ahead.
Establish a circle of friends so you can support each other.