Each week, Continuum spotlights an employee who has gone above and beyond. The spotlight is more than just recognition of the hard work being done at Continuum, but a look into the personbehind that work. We find out what our employees do for fun, what their favorite movies are, what their passions are and much more. We also ask them about their experiences working at Continuum and what they like most about their job. Check back each week to find out who made the Employee Spotlight.
This week, Huma Ansari is being featured!
Humais a Sr. Test Engineer working in our Mumbai office and has been with the company for about four months.
Let's get to knowHuma a little better...
Huma at Continuum
How did you hear about Continuum in the first place? "Job portal."
What is your favorite thing about working for Continuum? "There are lots of things! A few of them are a good work-life balance, freedom to implement your ideas and your voice is always heard."
What is your best memory as a Continuum employee? "Receiving a Spot award for starting automation for my project."
What is one skill you have acquired since starting at Continuum? "Agile Scrum methodology."
What do you look for in a good company? "A place where you get the opportunity to grow your skills, grow your career and where you get the opportunity to learn and implement new things."
Would you recommend applying at Continuum to a friend? "I have already referred some of my friends. This is a great place to work with lots of opportunity for learning and growth. People here are very supportive and have good culture."
More about Huma
What is an interesting fact about yourself? "I enjoy writing and currently write articles on my blog. I also have thoughts to write a book as well."
What is your favorite movie?"Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Jab We Met."
What is your favorite TV show?"Friends and Sherlock."
What do you like to do for fun? "Either watch a movie or go shopping."
What is your hidden talent? "I am a good listener and good at counseling."
What is your favorite animal?"Cats and birds."
What kind of music do you like to listen to?"Depends on my mood, but most of the time I listen to Hindi romance songs."
Do you follow/play any sports? If so, which teams/sports?"I do not religiously follow a sport, but I like cricket and I watch it only when India is playing."
If you could travel anywhere on earth to vacation, where would you go?"Any place where I can find lots of snow. I went to Kashmir last year and it was awesome! I just love playing in snow."
What is your go-to karaoke song?"Dil hai chota sa choti si Aasha!!"
If you could have any super power, what would it be and why? "I think it would be teleportation. Traveling is very hectic and a lot of time is wasted traveling. So, teleportation is the ultimate super power for me!"
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Alicia Lazzaro is part of Continuum's Web Team as an Interactive Web Marketing Specialist. She graduated from Emerson College with an individually designed major incorporating the fields of marketing, publishing and journalism. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring Boston, binge-watching Netflix and cooking.