Embracing Diversity in Tech: A New Era of Innovation

By Jonathan Stewart

On this episode of Code Bytes, Stephen is joined by Jonathan Stewart, Head of Software at Andor Technology.

In this episode, Jonathan discusses his transition from mechanical engineering to software development, emphasizing the importance of mentorship and diverse hiring practices in tech. 

As the Head of Software at Andor Technology, he highlights the company's innovative work culture and approach to employee retention, including removing degree requirements for more diversity. 

Jonathan also addresses the challenges in the tech industry, such as the rapid pace of technological change and the importance of work-life balance to prevent burnout.

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