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Kanishk Sinha wrote:would my experience count if i switch roles
That probably depends on your immediate supervisor more than any other factor.
Have you been automating processes with shell scripts? Gathering user requirements and producing implementation plans? There are probably some admin tasks that you can argue should count.
Kanishk Sinha wrote:how easy would the transition be for me!
That probably depends on you more than any other factor.