Food For Thought - "Evaluating Your Job Offer," Kevin Enns/Blackbaud

Contact Name: 
Jenna Whitney
Location: 
GDC 6.302
Date: 
Sep 11, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Free pizza for students who attend the talk!

Bio:

Kevin Enns is a Senior Software Engineer at Blackbaud.  He works with our Luminate products and helps over 27,000 nonprofits, such as American Red Cross, St. Jude’s Hospital and Austin Children's Shelter fulfill their missions.  He graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2002 with a major in Management Information Systems and a minor in Computer Science.  He has been working at Blackbaud for over 5 years.  While at Blackbaud, he has served as a Support Engineer, a Senior Integration Consultant, and a Lead Software Engineer.

Prior to Blackbaud, he has worked in many fields such as phone support at Apple Computers, release script preparation and maintenance for medical software at Opus Healthcare, and general Systems Administration here at the UT Vaughn Gross Center for Reading and Language Arts.

He has a wife and two little girls, which take up a lot of his free time, but he still manages to attend a weekly pen and paper role playing game and keep up with a raiding group in an MMORPG.

Abstract:

·         Intro
·         Overview of Blackbaud
·         Topic Discussion: Evaluating your job offer
o   Discuss the individual offer items as it relates to Blackbaud
o   Discuss what was important when you graduated and what is important to you now as a Senior Engineer  
·         Closing
·         Questions