Boluwatife Aiki-Raji, joins Twitter as Software Engineer
A young Nigerian, Boluwatife Aiki-Raji, also referred to as Bolu, has landed a job been at Twitter as their Software Engineer.
Twitter recently offered Bolu a full-time position at Twitter working as a Software Engineer after he went through a rigorous interview process including one with CEO Jack Dorsey; soon after he received the offer.
For Bolu, he describes it as a wonderful feeling to be offered this position.
“Twitter is a wonderful company and I have met amazing people there. I love my team at Twitter and I feel right at home with them.”
He was sold on the idea of working at Twitter because the company has started to take necessary steps to close the diversity and inclusion gap something that is a prevalent issue in the workforce.
“I know the position at Twitter will give me an opportunity to help other computer science majors like myself sometime down the line. I am also happy because I believe I have made my parents proud.”
Prior to attended Howard University, Bolu attended a technical school after taking a year off from graduating high school at Olashore International School in Nigeria. It was while attended his technical school Bolu ignited his passion for computer science creating his first website.