Navigating Your Enterprise Tech Career

Fall 2022

Trying to figure out how to chart your career in Enterprise IT? Learn from those who have navigated the industry in this unique ONUG mentoring session. Hear from ONUG Power Players and thought leaders who are at the top of their game as they share their career paths, choices and offer advice for entering the enterprise tech job market or expanding your career. They’ll provide their vision for the direction of the industry and how to navigate enterprise tech careers.


As EY Americas Cloud Cybersecurity Leader, Alex focuses on engineering; architectural controls and processes; and security solutions for public cloud, and container platforms.

She holds a PhD, MSc and BSc in Computer Science from Tel Aviv University, has multiple patents and is cited in over 30 scientific publications.

Linda Tai is Fannie Mae’s Chief Technology Officer. In this role, Tai leads the innovative technical vision strategy and direction for the enterprise. Her work enables Fannie Mae to respond quickly and deliver business capabilities to meet housing market and regulatory needs through strategic technology innovation, shared capabilities, and operational excellence.

As Public Cloud Vice President, Risk, Security, Compliance and Transformation, Janice has a broad set of responsibilities, which include areas such as global deployment of IBM’s integrated suite of “as-a-service” capabilities in Multi Zone Regions; strategic initiatives such as the Financial Services Cloud released in 2021; and leadership of Risk, Security and Compliance across IBM Public Cloud.

With decades of IT industry experience, Janice has a proven track record of delivering results through effective leadership, communications and teamwork. She brings a wide range of business expertise to her current role including general management, strategic planning, sales, transformation, program management, consulting, outsourcing and cloud based offering leadership.

As Chief Information Security Officer at Collins Aerospace, Alexandra leads a diverse team of cyber strategy, defense and GRC professionals to protect the company’s digital infrastructure, operational technology and hosted services. Her team is focused on mitigating cyber threats, addressing global cyber compliance risk, and fostering a company-wide security culture. She is also a champion for Raytheon’s Women in Cybersecurity engagement and related DE&I initiatives to make our team feel like the right “home” for everyone.

Prior to joining Collins, Alexandra led Booz Allen Hamilton’s Commercial Aerospace and Automotive practices, building and overseeing multi-disciplinary teams to advise C-level clients on cybersecurity and digital transformation initiatives. Her work centered on helping manufacturers manage the convergence of cyber risk across their increasingly complex business ecosystem, including IT, OT and connected products. She focused on bringing together Booz Allen’s military heritage with commercial cyber expertise to drive cyber programs that bring the best of both worlds. She also supported technology, innovation and risk analysis initiatives across U.S. government clients. Alexandra helped lead Booz Allen’s Women in Cyber—a company-wide initiative to attract, develop and retain female cyber talent—and was a key contributor to the firm’s partnership with the Executive Women’s Forum. Throughout her tenure at Booz Allen, she was a critical driver of the team’s thought leadership, crafting messages to deliver unique market perspectives.

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