Maryam Umar

Maryam Umar

Head of Quality, Thought Machine

Biography

Maryam Umar works in London as Head of Quality Engineering at Thought Machine. She started her career 14 years ago as a QA test engineer in the finance and mobile industry. After transitioning to the eCommerce sector, Maryam performed QA in various capacities for online restaurants and travel services. She continues to work in QA as a leader now with special focus on sustainable delivery practices. In addition to this, Maryam has been a keen advocate of creating and sustaining diverse teams. She has been speaking at schools and universities to educate students about what the industry has to offer and what a creative space it can be.