Sebastian is a passionate and purposeful engineer, currently pursuing a Masters in Information Technology majoring in data science at UQ. He was born in a small town in Colombia and moved to Australia four years ago. He has four years of experience as a project manager and obtained his PMP Certification in 2016. Before becoming a project manager Sebastian worked in the technology department of telecommunication companies where he supported operations and execution of new project acquisitions.
He decided to join the THRIVE community to support its mission in driving sustainable development through community-based projects for those in need. He believes sustainability is necessary for the prosperity of humanity and that each one of us play a pivotal role in ensuring our world is a habitable place for future generations. Sebastian has the desire to always keep building skills and new abilities, which is why he plays the piano in his free time, and gets involved in professional development and networking events where he has the opportunity to strengthen his creative and analytic skills as well as his programming skills applied to Data Science and FE/BE development.