Vinod Patel

Job Before: Unemployed

Job Now: Software Engineer @ Darktrace


Course: Coding Traineeship
Placement Date: April 2022

Why did you start the Traineeship?
I tried an introductory python course, and after completion, I knew I wanted to dive into a fully comprehensive course to set a good foundation in the field. IT career Switch was the next logical step.
What did you enjoy most about the Traineeship?
I enjoyed the projects that provided minimal instruction. They definitely helped develop a coder’s mindset regarding solving problems and debugging errors.
What's your current role like?
I am currently working within internal systems in developing and testing new features on a portal, built from the PHP Laravel framework. The learning curve has been steep, and the support since day 1 has been great.