James graduated as an electrical engineer in 2014 and spent two years working as a design engineer with Hetronic Malta, a branch of Methode Electronics. As a design engineer, he worked on developing electronics and firmware for industrial remote crane systems.

He has now decided to get back to the books and start a Masters of Science in engineering. His Master’s consists of a research project to develop the speech recognition and analysis system required for the SPEECHIE.

Roles/duties in the project: To execute research tasks in the M.Sc. by Research, with a focus on phonology assessment and intervention.