This summer Amaxra was excited to include two college student interns to be part of the internal Amaxra team where they work, learn, and inspire new ideas within our business. This year, Pranav Vasudha joined our Cloud Solutions team as an Intern.
Pranav is soon to be a sophomore, intending to study computer science at Purdue University. Pranav enjoys working with computers and plans to graduate in 2019. Before starting at Purdue, he grew up in Redmond, attending and graduating the Nikola Tesla STEM High School in 2015.
Pranav’s internship as a Cloud Solutions Intern lasted ten weeks. During his time Pranav worked on a variety of tasks such as making workflows for a SharePoint list, creating some SharePoint lists, learning how to make custom views in jQuery, creating business requirement documents and working collaboratively with other members of the solutions team. Pranav especially enjoyed being able to sit in client meetings and experience how to conduct business with clients face to face as well as over Skype.
Pranav explains, “Excel has more functionality than I thought it had. Something I learned is how to go through multiple Excel documents and combine them into one local document using a script. I created a custom macro that was used to automate a sequence of actions in Excel which enabled us to be able to extract data from hundreds of workbooks simultaneously” Pranav explained. Interns at Amaxra are immersed directly into their teams, and with proper leadership, take on real tasks and have to work together with other members of the company to finish projects.
Pranav also learned valuable skills that he will be able to take back to college, as well as help develop and grow his career. “The most valuable thing
that I can take back to college with me is the experience of working with clients and developers at the same time, which gave me visibility into how
a Cloud Solutions Business operates.” Pranav says.
A typical day for Pranav includes collaborating with stakeholders, creating workflows to improve business processes, both designing and editing SharePoint web pages with HTML and CSS, and he even “mastered the art of making my own coffee”.
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