Melanie Gurunathan

Systems Engineer


Watch Melanie Gurunathan, a Systems Engineer at Toyota Research Institute. She and her team work on defining and improving the new features for self-driving cars. The most rewarding part of her job is working together with a group of smart people to solve problems that have never been solved. Melanie says that girls should consider a career in software engineering because there are many opportunities and ways to contribute. Her advice to girls is to be curious and try new things. It may lead you to a career path you hadn’t thought of before.

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