Welcome to another interview of the series Meet our Geek Team. On this occasion, we talk to Diego Méndez, who is a 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 in 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 learn new things about technology.
Best series you have ever watched?
- The Walking Dead
- La casa de Papel
- Marco Polo
- Game of Thrones
- Z Nation
- 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 ?
- The Lord of the Rings
- The Hobbit
- The Art of Loving
- The Challenge of Love
- The Art of War
What are your top 5 movies of all the time ?
- Titans of the pacific
- 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.
Which is the best part of being part of 4Geeks team ?
The best part was meeting the team 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?
Founded in 2016 by Allan Porras, 4Geeks is a global software engineering and data-driven growth marketing firm, focused on 10x ROI for Fortune 500, Global 2000 and fast-growing SMB around the world. 4Geeks serves in multiples industries including eCommerce, Retail, Healthtech, Banking & Fintech, Startups & B2B SaaS, Marketing and Real Estate.