For Simona Posea, visualizing a career in technology came easily.“My mother was a role model, as she’s been working with computers since punch cards were a thing,” Simona laughs. “We had our first PC when I was six years old, and she taught us how to operate it. At the time, I would use it to play games.”This early interest in technology was further reinforced when Simona took … [Read more...] about Secrets to successful engineering leadership from Elastic’s Simona Posea
Elastic’s Vice President of Global Customer Support, Julie Baxter-Rudd, got her start in technical support over two decades ago.“I was super lucky to find support early on,” she says with a smile. “It is a people business, from the customers we serve to the teams that help deliver the service. I love people, in all their glorious forms.”It's the people that led Julie to … [Read more...] about 4 tips to excel in technical support from Elastic’s Julie Baxter-Rudd
My passion is to work with the federal government and see how I can be a part of the mission. That’s why I wanted to work at Elastic. I first discovered my passion for tech sales as a college graduate working in Silicon Valley. I worked at Apple as a Technical Consultant and got my start in channel sales and the network IP space at a large company that provided solutions for … [Read more...] about Elastic’s Federal Sales Director Kathy Hsu thinks authenticity is important in sales. Hear why.
After six years in the accounting department of a staffing company, Alexis Young realized she was good at her job, but it didn’t fulfill her. She pivoted her career path into HR in 2012 and joined Elastic as Senior HR Business Partner in 2022. Her role requires her to partner closely with her respective leadership team and the business to work through HR-related issues as they … [Read more...] about Get clear on your career path. Elastic’s Alexis Young gives advice on how.
Staying up-to-date on the current state of security and understanding the implications of today’s growing threat landscape is critical to my role as CISO at Elastic. Part of this includes closely following the latest security threat reports, highlighting trends, and offering valuable insights into methods bad actors use to compromise environments.Threat intelligence resources … [Read more...] about Elastic’s 2022 Global Threat Report: A roadmap for navigating today’s growing threatscape
This blog post was originally published on the Power to Fly website.Tiffany Witwer from Elastic is a proud mom of three.“I enjoy being a parent because it teaches me patience and it gives me a different perspective,” she shares. “It allows me to be more present, laugh more, and appreciate the small things.”In between her duties as a mom, she keeps herself mentally and … [Read more...] about Power to Fly: How Elastic’s Tiffany Witwer Built a Career from Civil Engineering to Customer Success