Lidya Elias's entire career has revolved around the aeronautics field, having completed his Bachelor of Engineering (BENG) degree in Aeronautical Engineering at Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (China). She did his internship with Ethiopian Airlines. Post-graduation, She worked as an assistant researcher II under Space Engineering department of Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute. There by she was responsible on the development of the first micro satellite which got launched in December 2019. Currently she is pursuing his Master of Business Administration in University of south wales, UK.