Head of Software Engineering Academy at Sky
Conrad Langworthy is Head of Software Engineering Academy at Sky, a position he has held since 2011. In 2016 he launched ‘Get into Tech’, a free coding course for women, with the objective of encouraging more females into technology. The course now runs in Leeds, London and Livingston in Scotland and has so far trained over 150 women in coding, 42 of whom have gone onto secure roles at Sky. Conrad now runs all Sky’s technical training and development programmes ranging from the Technology Graduate scheme to the Software Engineering Academy.
Conrad has spent 30 years working in the IT industry, in various roles including software developer, technical analyst and project manager for several consultancies and large organisations in the media, retail and banking sectors across the UK, US and Europe.