At Amentum, we celebrate our people, our cultures, and we recognize the value of diversity and inclusion. In October, we’ll focus on National Hispanic Heritage Month while shining a light on one employee at a time. Today’s Q&A is with Luz Marina Diaz, Staff Accountant Supervisor, Critical Missions.
How did you come to join Amentum?
Thanks to an application, I registered with all the requirements, and I was accepted for the position in a short time.
What is your professional and personal background?
I am a professional accountant, and I am passionate about life.
Describe the work you do and how you think it makes a positive impact.
I am an accountant and therefore I oversee supervising all the accounting movements of the One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) project. I understand that my work generates a positive impact on the project because the contract qualifies the level of effectiveness and efficiency in billing and support management, which I ensure is generated without delay.
What are some of your accomplishments and/or what has been your proudest career moment?
One of my greatest achievements has been being part of this company and also performing the position I currently have.
What do you enjoy about working for Amentum?
What I enjoy most is the quality of bosses that I have had throughout my stay and the pleasant work environment.
What are you passionate about?
I am passionate about working to the maximum and learning something new every day that enriches my work and professional experience.
What’s your career advice?
It is a very beautiful and enriching career, however you must have passion to study it and then execute it.
What does safety mean to you or do you have a favorite safety tip?
It means to me complying with rules and regulations.
What’s the best invention in the world and why?
The best invention has been technology and its advances thanks to the ease it generates for us as human beings in our daily lives.
Anything else you would like to share from a personal or professional perspective?
Life has shown me that effort and perseverance are very powerful tools that have helped me achieve very great achievements along with the passion I have for what I do daily.
While thinking about Hispanic Heritage History month, please share who is your favorite musician?
My favorite musicians are Michael Jackson and Maroon 5.