Core Systems NI Ltd
Who are Core Systems NI Ltd?
Core Systems is a global expert in interactive technology for offenders serving sentences in prison and in the community. Based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Core has implemented software solutions in the USA, Australia, UK and Denmark. Our solutions assist individuals taking an active role in transitioning back into the community successfully.
The company has over 20 years’ experience working within the corrections sector. Our software is designed to accommodate a range of configuration possibilities and business models. We are unique in that we believe that all prisons are unique and deliver solutions that work for prison agencies and prisoners.
Core’s solutions aim to provide customers with choice including flexibility of hardware, infrastructure and software suppliers. This provides our customers with future-proof technology to enhance their operations in this complex and evolving environment.
What projects / schemes / initiatives to support women’s recruitment, retention and progression in STEM are Core Systems involved in?
At present, Core systems doesn’t have a specific scheme or initiative – we are hoping to learn and encourage our team through our connection with WISE. We have a strong female led management team, with a multi-disciplinary female and male workforce. Being that we are a software and tech company we feel that having such a high percentage of female workers we are the exception in the space. Through guidance from WISE, we hope to become a great example of encouraging more females in the to STEM environment, both through employment with us and encouraging others to join/ study in the sector.
We would like to collaborate and use our success and any influence we might have to highlight women in the sector and encourage others to join.
Why did Core Systems join WISE?
WISE have extensive experience in inspiring females in to the tech sector and Stem related opportunities. At Core we found this both inspirational and also, an obligation that we would like to be part of. We seen your mission as one with value, and we would like to be a part of this journey with WISE, to appeal for gender balance in these industries. We would love to be a part of this change.