Name: Sonali Rana
Program: Electrical Engineering
University(s) / College(s) Attended: McMaster University
Education / Degree(s): Bachelor’s of Engineering
Current Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Current Employer: Bell Canada
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Fun Facts About Me
Share one fun fact about yourself: I enjoy dancing and learning new dance forms.
The most inspiring engineer I know is ....... Because ........ ?: Thomas Edison for his innovative thinking and ability to make an impact.
Why did you choose to study engineering?: I enjoyed studying mathematics and physics in high school and wanted study a field that encompasses those areas. I wanted to understand how modern technology works and obtain the technical knowledge to learn and understand technology.
How do you apply your engineering degree to your current career?: My job involves working on IT projects that is in introducing new functionality or technology. I am able to understand and evaluate the technical aspects of the project to ensure smooth delivery. I utilize the skills that I have exercised during my education such a problem solving, analytical thinking and working in teams.
What do you love most about your career?: I love that I am constantly working on different projects and implementing solutions to either solve business problems or optimize operations. I get to work with different teams and am constantly learning new things.
What advice would you give to someone hoping to pursue a career in engineering?: The journey will be fun yet challenging. If you are up for it, do not let anything stop you!