Shane Cutis

Talent Manager

Nicknames:
Big Dog

 

How would you summarize what you do at Kinexus in one Paragraph?
Talent Manager for the Naval Defence Sector.

 

What do you like best about working at Kinexus?
The people and culture –everyone is supportive and it’s a pretty amazing place to work.

 

What’s your favourite part of your job?
Learning new things every day

 

What has been your least favourite job and why?
Paper delivery job when I was a kid. Talk about slave labour!

 

What do you see as the next big game changer within the industry?
The Commonwealth injecting nearly $200 billion into defence in the next decade is going to have a huge impact on candidate demand.

 

You’re ex-forces, what was your trade and what were you responsible for?
Combat Systems Operator, I was responsible for manning the RADAR equipment on the ship.

 

What words of Wisdom would you pass onto your childhood self?
After every dark night, there’s a brighter day (2pac).

 

What’s your greatest achievement and how has it shaped you?
Come back to me in 10 years and ask me again.

 

Who’s your personal hero?
Arnold Schwarzenegger

 

What motivates you to succeed?
Arnold: “You can have excuses or results, not both.”.

 

What’s your favourite movie?
Predator