Awards and Recognition
“My Purdue coursework included projects that spanned multiple weeks with a variety of deliverables, and completing the work successfully required teamwork. This is exactly how the real world works,” says Karen Waldenmeyer, staff software engineer for technical architecture at GE Aviation.
Waldenmeyer decides which new technologies to incorporate into software applications built upon GE’s Predix platform for industrial internet software. “It requires staying on top of the latest trends in IT like big data, micro-services and APIs (application programming interfaces) and applying what I learn to solve problems,” she says.