• Universiti Malaya Welcomes JurisTech: Understanding Evolving Employability Trends

    JurisTech, Universiti Malaya

    On 23rd November, the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology at Universiti Malaya hosted JurisTech for a captivating career talk themed “From Classroom to Company: Understanding Evolving Employability Trends”. Sheryl Chong, HR Manager, and Kiarash Razaghi Aval, Chief Information Officer at JurisTech, warmly welcomed 18 first-to-third year software engineering students through a transformative exploration of employability trends and the values that JurisTech earnestly seeks in the next generation of tech leaders.

    The session kicked off with a spirited ice-breaking activity, setting the tone for an interactive and enlightening experience. Sheryl took the stage, giving a warm introduction to JurisTech and a glimpse into the company’s remarkable evolution and accomplishments. Notable awards and accolades adorned JurisTech’s journey, establishing it as top leader in the fintech industry.

    Before Sheryl introduced the culture of JurisTech, she prompted reflective questions that encouraged students to envision their ideal work environments. The talk delved into essential qualities sought by employers, with a focus on teamwork and excellence. Drawing on JurisTech’s commitment to quality and resourcefulness, Sheryl challenged students to ponder their readiness for the professional arena.

    JurisTech, Universiti Malaya, Sheryl Chong, values, career talk

    Sheryl delving into the qualities and values that JurisTech prioritises

    A captivating exploration of JurisTech’s culture unfolded as Sheryl outlined the company’s GECO values (Growing Heroes, Making Excellence Happen, Customer First, and Opening Up). These are the fundamental values that form the essence of JurisTech’s operations. These principles steer our employees in fostering positive work environments and maintaining high standards in their respective roles. 

    The spotlight then shifted to Kiarash, who shared his remarkable journey at JurisTech, illustrating how dedication, innovation, and a pursuit of quality can propel one’s career to new heights. He actively encouraged students to embrace a proactive mindset and continually strive for excellence in both their academic studies and work as a software engineer. Students also gained valuable insights into the role of Software Engineers at JurisTech, the technology stacks employed, and a myriad of benefits from being part of JurisTech’s dynamic environment. 

    Kiarash also underscored JurisTech’s open culture, growth opportunities, and the exciting career path awaiting software engineering enthusiasts. Kiarash then moved to engage with the students in an interactive Q&A session, to share with them valuable career insights to kickstart their careers as Software Engineers. The active participation of students in the dialogue with Kiarash not only enriched their understanding of the industry but also provided them with practical advice and a direct connection to real-world experiences in the field.

    JurisTech, Universiti Malaya, Kiarash, UM students

    Kiarash ecstatically sharing his advices to software engineering students at Universiti Malaya

    Sheryl returned to the stage to walk through JurisTech’s hiring process, encouraging students to scan and register for potential opportunities. The event concluded on a high note, with students armed with a deeper understanding of the fintech landscape, JurisTech’s guiding values, and the vital insights needed to embark on their professional journeys as a software engineer.

    As JurisTech continues to bridge the gap between graduates and industry demands, Sheryl and Kiarash reiterated JurisTech’s commitment to nurturing the next generation of tech leaders, fostering innovation, and shaping the future of fintech in Malaysia and beyond.

    JurisTech, Universiti Malaya, token of appreciation, career talk

    JurisTech and Universiti Malaya exchanging tokens of appreciation

    About JurisTech

    JurisTech (Juris Technologies) is a leading fintech company, specialising in enterprise-class software solutions for banks, financial institutions, telecommunications, and automobile companies in Malaysia, Southeast Asia, and beyond.

    By | 2024-01-02T16:12:17+00:00 1st December, 2023|News|

    About the Author:

    Tris Ang is a passionate Marketing and Communications Executive at JurisTech, with a double major in Marketing and Tourism and Hospitality from Curtin University Malaysia. He is dedicated to staying at the forefront of industry trends, making them a valuable asset in the ever-evolving world of fintech. Beyond work, he enjoys exploring new experiences and embracing challenges, always eager to expand his horizons.