Do you even engineer bro?Yes, preferring people to things is a very good quality for an engineer. All too often engineers enact solutions without balancing the human element to the solution. Having that value adds an extra dimension to the solution that is often overlooked.
I am not saying women need to be forced into it, I am saying certain biases and perceptions about the industry need to be removed because they exist on a false platform. Removing those perceptions may open the field to more women.