I am thankful to AIT Career Center for organizing a Career Talk with TEAM Group of companies which paved the way for my journey with TEAM. It was a great opportunity to meet Dr.Saratchai Ongprasert, the head of Advanced Technology Center of TEAM who was impressed with my master’s thesis on Building Information Modeling(BIM). After a few rounds of interviews, I was selected as a R&D Engineer for their Advanced Technology Center. It is a great opportunity be a part of TEAM. The guidance of my advisers headed by Dr. Bonaventura Hadikusumo at the department of CEIM, AIT was a great motivation.
Coming to AIT is truly a dream come true because of its amazing vicinity, cool lifestyle, friendly professor’s and relaxing vibes. Practical teachings, sportive competition both in curricular and cultural activities in AIT’s rich international atmosphere made me learn lot of things.Ever since I’ve come to Thailand, working here was always on mind. Though there is less scope for the foreigners to get a job here, Career fairs always succeeded to load confidence in us. Three career fairs happen to be held while I was in AIT and where I found a chance to know about “Erawan Sugar Company” in the third Career Fair.
While few companies are ready to hire me, it was difficult to choose the best challenging core job from them. During my research I woke up every day to see admission letter from Erawan. Being curious I applied for the IT programmer position in Erawan’s portal page again. One day I was called for a technical interview and then to the company visit after couple of weeks. I got the same kind of job which I’m looking for when my research was in its culmination stage. Every lecture and course I’ve attended had contributed huge in escalating me to this stage. I will always be obliged to AIT. Thanks a ton.
I first applied for a 3-month summer internship at Codium, a software consultancy, at the AIT Career Fair during the January semester of 2018. A few nervous weeks later, an email arrived, inviting me to an interview at their office in central Bangkok. And that’s how my journey at Codium started. Since I was (and still am) studying for a Bachelor in Information and Communication Technology here at AIT, this internship was my first professional experience. I was tasked with developing and maintaining a variety of web applications and learnt a lot about teamwork and software development in general. The company atmosphere was very friendly and inclusive. Safe to say, my experience at Codium played an unmistakable role in shaping my future professional aspirations. My heartfelt thanks to the Career Center for giving me this opportunity through the Career Fair and kudos to the folks over at Codium for making this a truly invaluable experience.
The journey to securing this job started from the Career Talk organized by the AIT Career Center. I’m greatly indebted to the team for giving us such wonderful opportunities to interact with the companies and build a better understanding of the corporate world. Finally, when the company came to the biggest event of the semester; “The Career Fair”, I got the chance to be as their volunteer and from there everything went just right. I will be always thankful to the Career Center for their kind support at each step and for providing us such platforms to excel in our careers. I would also like to take this opportunity to thank Miss Carla and the entire Career Center team for all your help and support at each step.
The AIT Career Center communicated this vacancy through email and was very supportive during the entire application process, which made it easier for me to apply. The workforce at Betagro is very friendly and helpful, and they keep AIT in high regards, as we are. With an international experience at AIT and help from Thai friends, I am finding it smooth to settle here at Betagro. I’d like to thank AIT Career Center for helping me grab this opportunity at this very reputed and longstanding organization – Betagro Group.
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