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Feature Friday #20 – Rachel McBride

Feature Friday

Every Friday we post a ‘Feature Friday’ where we ask a few questions to a member of our team. We hope that they give you a bit of an insight into the people who make Xuper tick. Some of their answers may be surprising, others may be a bit embarrassing, but they’re individual to them.

This week’s feature is:

Rachel McBride

Rachel McBride

How long have you worked at Xuper?

A year

Favourite thing about working within IT?

The constant variety of work and also being able to regularly learn about the new innovations that come into the market.

What does your typical working day consist of?  

Site visits with our existing customer base, writing quotes, making calls to discuss new solutions, dealing with suppliers and purchasing.

When did you develop an interest in IT?

I have always been interested in IT, my passion for it really took off  in 2013 when I started a job with a bespoke software development company

When did you get your first computer?

We had a family computer in the house in the mid 90’s, it was by a brand called TINY, they went into administration in the early 2000’s so you won’t be able to find them anymore.

What hobbies do you have?

Painting/drawing

What is your favourite film/TV show?

Film would be silence of the lambs, TV show right now would be silicon valley

Favourite band/artist/song?

Fave band would be red hot chili peppers/ artist would be George Michael/David Bowie

If you were stuck on a deserted island, who would you want to be stuck with and why?

David Attenborough, he could teach me loads of cool facts, tell me about his life and his voice would sooth me to sleep, so I wouldn’t keep freaking out being stuck on desert island.

Tell us your best joke….

Schrodinger: how’s my cat, Doc? Vet: I have some good news and bad news….