Category Archives: careers using maths

Videos of young people giving careers information and careers advice direct from the workplace. They talk about the relevance of maths in the workplace. Careers for maths students

Architect

Architect

Vicki (27) is a recently qualified architect working at a small practice. She talks about the enjoyment of planning a project with the end users and seeing the completed buildings in use. On our blog she describes how the seven … Take me to the video

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Quantity Surveyor (trainee)

Quantity Surveyor

Chris (aged 22) enjoys the variety of his work as a trainee quantity surveyor. He goes to work four days a week and spends one day a week at university studying for a degree in Construction and Commercial Management. He … Take me to the video

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Design Manager

Design Manager

Mike (aged 26) began working for BAM Construction as a site engineer and now, as design manager, works closely with the construction teams and architects to ensure the drawings are ‘buildable’. This requires excellent technical skills and the ability to give … Take me to the video

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Credit Risk Analyst

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Mike (aged 23) works for a bank and is part of the team that analyse the risk of the bank’s hedge fund customers defaulting on loans. He works closely with the hedge fund managers in order to assess the level … Take me to the video

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Development Director

Video Games Development Director

Glen, aged 27, manages the business aspect of games development at Electronic Arts and his main roles are strategy, budgeting and anticipating the recruitment needs at different stages. He works closely with the team leaders of all the different area … Take me to the video

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Video Games Producer

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Tom, aged 28, is an Assistant Producer at Electronic Arts. He explains the process of producing games and the different roles within a production team. He talks about the business and computing skills he needs and emphasises the importance of … Take me to the video

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UK Equity Analyst

UK Equity Analyst

Not a member but want to watch this interview? Simon (aged 26) works for City investment managers, Schroders.  His work involves analysing company annual reports, meeting with sector experts and company directors, chairing meetings, visiting companies and assessing their potential … Take me to the video

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Software Engineer

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Simon (aged 27) has worked at Electronic Arts for five years. He describes the role of the software engineers in creating computer games and emphasises the importance of strong maths and … Take me to the video

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Investment Analyst

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Ahmet (aged 26) works in wealth management looking after investments on behalf of individuals, charities and universities. He needs to have a good working knowledge of the whole investment spectrum and … Take me to the video

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Health Economist

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Ralph (aged 25) works at the National Clinical Guideline Centre.  He is part of a team who produce guidelines, for doctors and patients, on the best available medicine and treatments.  His … Take me to the video

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