Senior IT Manager
How long have you been with ASB?
To date, I have been with ASB for 2 years and 7 months.
In one or two sentences tell us what you do? Or what your typical day looks like here?
It is a fast-paced and dynamic environment here in ASB, which requires us to be constantly prepared for unconventional challenges.
What kind of project are you currently working on?
I am currently in charge of establishing the computer networks in the new campus of ASB, along with infrastructure planning, design & resources coordination.
What do you enjoy most about your job?
I find it most satisfying being able to collaborate with colleagues in different functional areas, through absolutely open and transparent communication.
What are you most proud of so far?
I am certainly proud of the opportunity given to plan, design, test and commission the very first network infrastructures of ASB in Sasana Kijang.
Can you tell me a little about the team you have been working with?
The department of IT started with 2 IT personnels, and has achieved the current growth with 5 – 7 team members focusing in different functional areas. I am blessed with a wonderful team to work on the projects and tasks assigned.
What do you think is the most unique aspect of the company?
It is definitely the flexible approach practiced when it comes to task executions, and also the work culture here that emphasizes on mutual understanding.
What makes you good at your job?
By having 12 years of working experience in the education industry, specifically in the IT department, it helps in maximizing the support I am able to offer in the daily IT operations of the school.
What are the biggest rewards for working with ASB?
I have the opportunity to expand my IT knowledge by adopting the latest IT networks and infrastructure technology in the current campus, also, for the new campus.
What are some challenges you face in your job, and how do you tackle them?
The most exciting battlefield will certainly be the IT Helpdesk, a convenient platform for staffs to seek for IT support when facing issues with their computers, softwares, networks & applications. When challenged by uncommon issues, I will need to carry out researches in depth and create a testing environment to solve the problems.
How do you think you can contribute to ASB’s growing success?
I am dedicated in ensuring that IT operations and services run efficiently, and IT infrastructure operate at 100% success or with minimal downtime, which will then minimize negative impacts to the school’s operation.