A bit about Wai…

So what does your job actually involve? Tell us all about it!

I'm part of a development team who's sole purpose is to develop awesome tools and features for the thestudentroom.co.uk and markedbyteachers.com that will benefit and help students during their education years. This involve going to meetings to thresh out ideas, give time estimates on how long things should take to develop, make the ideas come true and work with the team to make sure the sites run smoothly. Part of what I do also involve helping others within the company with any technical queries.

What's the most unique part of your role at The Student Room?

"Hack day", this is when the technical team come up with an idea that the whole development team can work on together that will be beneficial to the members of thestudentroom.co.uk and build it in a day.

What do you find most exciting about working in the student & youth market?

To see what the student & youth of today is interesting in and develop tools that will help them build their future.

If you could give your student self one piece of advice what would it be?

Be more confident in your own abilities and don't leave things till last minute!