Current Status: Retiring from the U.S. Army in May 2017
Number Of Years In Service: 20
Rank At Time Of Discharge: Sergeant First Class
Military Occupation Specialty: Air Traffic Control Specialist
Post-Military Goals: Jesse is a transitioning military professional looking to break into the tech industry with the stated goal of becoming a software developer.
Why Jesse’s Excited About The Tech Industry: Jesse likes the idea of taking something abstract and making it tangible. He sees technology as a way to help create more ease in people’s lives.
He recently completed an 18-week Microsoft Software and Systems Academy Cloud Application Developer program, an intensive course which qualifies Veterans for technical and leadership positions utilizing skills and tools that include: C#, ASP.NET, SQL Server, Azure, and XAML.
Jesse feels the MSSA program was a good starting point for his post-military career goals.
He is seeking an entry-level opportunity in the tech industry and is currently enrolled at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Technical Managment program to further his education and training in this field.
To learn more about Jesse’s experience and professional background, you can find a full profile for him on LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/in/jelott/