Employee Spotlight: Cody Barton

By Samantha Cordell | April 3, 2017

Cody BartonDiamond actively recruits and keeps the best ICT brains in the market. Our staff are recognised industry leaders, innovators and all round impressive people who all have great stories to share.

We’d like you to meet one of our Technology Optimisation Analysts – Cody Barton. 

1. What is your role at Diamond?

My role at Diamond is a Technology Optimisation Analyst....I audit our customers’ infrastructure to ensure the configuration is in line with best practices. My goal is to ensure these best practices will result in less outages and greater productivity for our customers.

2. What do you like most about working at Diamond?

The Diamond office is a fun work environment and it is great working for a business that has structured career growth and training. I enjoy getting to know the customers we support, building business relationships, and growing alongside them.

3. Why did you choose to enter the field?

I have always enjoyed the IT industry. I started in a tiny computer shop on the South Coast upon completing high school and really enjoyed it. After working in IT sales for some time, I studied at TAFE to move into a technical role… and here I am.

4. If you could meet anyone, living or dead who would you choose?

Tiger Woods. He is one of the best athletes in the world. I would love to hear about his life experiences, what drives him, and what motivates him to always be better.

5. People would be surprised to know...

My right leg is shorter than my left leg.

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About the Author
Samantha Cordell

Group Marketing Manager @ Diamond IT - Samantha (Sam) fell into the IT Industry after studying a combination of computer science and marketing at Uni, starting in Operations with the now decentralised Cabletron Systems. Over the next 20 years Sam undertook various marketing roles within Intel, Microsoft and Cisco Systems before moving to Newcastle for a sea-change working for Wine Selectors. “Not able to stay away from the IT Industry I jumped at the chance to join the Diamond team. I am excited to drive the marketing strategy for Diamond’s range of services including Managed Services, Software Development and Telecommunications.”