Name: Siphokazi Magaya
Designation:  IT officer
Company: Umzimkhulu Local Municipality

1. What do you do every day?
I specialise in active directory monitoring  and management of security systems. I also play a role in IP telephone management.

2. How did you get into the tech space?
I studied IT at a private college after completing matric in 2006 and landed my job in 2013.

3. What was the best advice anyone ever gave you?
Focus on growing yourself in IT knowledge. It is evolving and will never lose its credibility.

4.What advice would you give to someone wanting to get into tech?
It is the most interesting space, just your niche and flow with it.

5. What motivates you to get out of bed every day?
Solving new problems and learning new things everyday.

6.What do you want to be when you grow up one day?
I would like to be the head of security in a financial institution.