Tanushree Baruah

Talent Manager

How would you summarise what you do at Kinexus in one paragraph?

Bridging the gap between industry and human resource within Australian Defence Industry.

What do you like best about working at Kinexus?

It’s a place that continually demands excellence while still allowing a healthy and positive work environment and I rave about the atmosphere of professionalism.

Whats your favourite part of your job?

Adding to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis.

What has been your least favourite job and why?

Being a lecture assistant to a Professor who would send me papers to write a few hours before the class, which lasted one full semester… huh.

Why did you choose your profession?

I started my career in a different field but one of my University Professors encouraged me to get into it, and I found that I like it a lot. I have a flair for evaluating human skill sets, networking and making an impact and this career allows you to do that.

What words of wisdom would you pass onto your childhood self?

Cultivate a devoted and disciplined mind, but don’t lose the child in you.

What was your dream job growing up?

Being an Architect.

Two things you are grateful for?

  1. Having the opportunity to study, live and work within 4 continents and being part of broader multi-cultural diaspora.
  2. Lovely family and crazy friends.