A 14-year-old teenager will work for Elon Musk at SpaceX

The young prodigy will graduate this month from Santa Clara University in California . He will be a software engineer at SpaceX .

Kairin Quazi will join the ranks commanded by Elon Musk for his SpaceX Starlink project that seeks to connect the world through satellite internet. What is surprising? That she is only 14 years old.

The young prodigy will graduate this June with a degree in engineering and computer science from the University of Santa Clara in California and is already prepared to be in one of the great companies in the world and continue to climb in his profession.

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Quazi stood out from a very young age. At the age of two he could already speak complete sentences and by the age of 9 homework was not enough of a challenge for him.

After joining a community college in California, Quazi earned an internship as a Cooperative Artificial Intelligence Research Fellow at Intel Labs a few months later and, at the age of 11, transferred to Santa Clara University to study computer science. and engineering.

“I’m joining the coolest company on the planet as a software engineer on the Starlink engineering team . One of the rare companies that didn’t use my age as an arbitrary, outdated proxy for maturity and capability,” Quazi wrote on LinkedIn after be accepted into SpaceX .

Last year she spent four months as a machine learning intern at cyber intelligence firm Blackbird.AI. She helped design a “statistical anomaly detection learning pipeline” to flag whether social media content has been tampered with, according to her profile.

“My dream is to have a career that tackles challenging problems and does radical innovation for the common good,” he says.