January 27, 2023
Eldos Atalov graduated from the Software Engineering Department in 2022. Currently Eldos works as a contractor Software Engineer at Reddit Inc, through an outstaffing company, his main duties involve designing, developing, and reviewing software for the monetization department. Eldos is mainly focused on enhancing his skills as a software engineer, gaining experience, and exploring new opportunities in the field.
Student years at AUCA were a time of personal and academic growth. It was a challenging and exciting experience, with opportunities to learn new subjects, meet new people, and gain independence. It was a time to explore different interests and passions and to develop valuable skills such as critical thinking and problem-solving. Overall, my student years at AUCA were a transformative period that set the foundation for my future.
I think finding the opportunity to meet and interact with a diverse group of people from different backgrounds is one of the most enjoyable and valuable aspects of my university experience.
I work as a contractor Software Engineer at Reddit Inc, through an outstaffing company and my main duties involve designing, developing, and reviewing software for the monetization department. Our team is responsible for creating and managing products for ads on the Reddit platform.
I am currently focused on enhancing my skills as a software engineer, gaining experience, and exploring new opportunities in the field. I am also planning to move to another country in the near future to learn about other cultures. Besides, I am passionate about using technology to make a positive impact in the world, and I am particularly interested in giving back to my community by teaching and providing guidance to those who need it.
Here are some pieces of advice for AUCA students:
Make the most of your time at university by getting involved in extracurricular activities and clubs. This can be a great way to meet new people, develop new skills, and gain experience in areas that interest you.
Stay organized and manage your time effectively. Create a schedule that balances your coursework, extracurricular activities, and leisure time.
Seek out opportunities for internships, co-op, or volunteer work. This can provide valuable experience, help you develop your skills, and give you a competitive edge when you enter the job market.
Take advantage of the resources available to you on campus, such as the library, tutoring services, and career center.
Build a network of contacts and make connections. This can be done by talking to professors, attending networking events, and joining professional organizations.
Don't be afraid to ask for help if you need it. University can be challenging, and it's important to reach out to professors, advisors, or counseling services if you need support.
Lastly, make time for yourself and take care of your physical and mental well-being. University can be a stressful time, so it's important to prioritize your health and well-being.