Meet Diego Méndez

Welcome to another interview of the series Meet our Geek Team. On this occasion we talk to Diego Méndez, which is an software engineer here at 4Geeks. Diego is creating amazing products under 4Geeks branding, own software to make the world easier.

He is from Zarcero, which is a nice place un Costa Rica, They produce a lot of dairy products such as milk, cheese and sour cream. In Zarcero we can find a really amazing park with some tree sculptures. But let's meet Diego:

How will you describe yourself?

I consider myself a cheerful, respectful, kind person, and always willing to help people who need it, also a person who loves their profession and that is why I always try to do my best.


What do you do in your free time?

 In my spare time I like to play soccer, go to the beach, take a walk in the mountains to clear my mind. I like to spend time with my family and friends but also I try to to learn new things about technology.

Best series you have ever watched?

  1. The Walking Dead

  2. La casa de Papel

  3. Vikings

  4. Marco Polo

  5. Game of thrones

  6. Z Nation

  7. West World


Mountain or Beach ?

I prefer the two options, since both are quite nice and they are places to have fun and recover from stress, also, both are part of nature and serve to clear the mind of all situations.


Do you do sports (adventure, extreme, endurance) ?

At the moment the sport that I practice is soccer, but then I hope to practice other sports both extreme and adventure. If we talk about extreme sports I would like to practice skydiving and motocross, and in adventure sports it would be mountain biking, diving and climbing


Which type of music do you like?

I like music electronic, pop, rap and a little rock


What are your top 5 books of all the time ?

  1. The Lord of the Rings

  2. The Hobbit

  3. The Art of Loving

  4. The Challenge of Love

  5. The Art of War


What are your top 5 movies of all the time ?

  1. Titans of the pacific

  2. BattleShip

  3. Avengers

  4. Saw

  5. The Purge


What is the most excited part of being Software Engineer ?

The most exciting part is that every day there are new challenges to be solved and with this, every day, I gain more and more experience.


What is the most challenging situation you had faced in your current position ?

The most challenging part of my current project is to implement different designs within the project, giving users the ability to select their preferred UI. 

Which is the best part of being part of 4Geeks team ?


The best part was meeting the teamhttps://teams.4geeks.io/developers/javascript of 4Geeks, as they are always willing to help or evacuate the doubts you have, and the good thing is that you work in an environment where you always feel encouraged and with all the desire to work.


What are your goals for this year?

My goals in this year are to learn more programming languages ​​in order to have more experience, in addition to certify myself in the JavaScript part, another goal is to get my English improved.


Whenever you need help on how to start making ideas into reality though technology, 4Geeks team is up and ready, just reach out to us at hello@4geeks.io.

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