Episode 11: Dispelling the myths around working in Technology with Amy Williams

Amy Williams joins The She Project to discuss her career in Technology, looking at the myths around Technology roles as well as what it's like to be a female in Technology. Amy spent just over a decade at a large global consulting firm in their Financial Services Technology practise and her background is primarily working on complex systems integration programmes at most of the large UK Financial Services institutions. Amy joined one of the largest UK Banks in June of 2017 to lead the Open Banking Technology Programme, and at the end of 2019 was appointed Chief Information Officer for the Business Banking division of the UK Bank.In this episode we will be talking about:Myths and assumptions around working in technologyWorking in technology without the 'technical' experience or backgroundCareer planning v natural progressionAsking for a seat around the tableAdvice for anyone looking to move into technology Follow Amy on Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amy-williams-618bb612// Follow The She Project on:Instagram: @thesheprojectpodcastFacebookLinked InOr contact Laura at thesheproject@outlook.comPlease subscribe & leave a review.Thanks,The She Project

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A podcast for women with ambition who want to climb the ladder and be the best version of themselves. The She Project will guide women through all aspects of their career and dispel the myths that exist around women in the workplace. We will be speaking to inspirational women who have been extremely successful in their fields and find out exactly how they got where they are today and how you can own your own career.