Skritswap is pleased to announce that Chris Pagnutti has joined the team as of January 2018. Chris brings a strong full stack development background and we are delighted to have him join us:
Chris is a full-stack software developer and devops engineer. He has built applications end-to-end for many multi-national brands including, Verizon Wireless, IBM, John Frieda, Lisnr, the B.C. Ministry of Health, and the one-and-only Shakira, to name a few. He has the full set of tools required to see a software project from its initial data design to the implementation of the business logic, through to a deployment architecture capable of onboarding millions of users in a short time.
Chris’ educational background is in theoretical physics, and during his time in academia he and has written computational models in fields as diverse as supernova and black hole physics, computational ecology, and global food trade and land use dynamics.
After earning a Ph.D in mathematics and a postdoctoral fellowship fulfilled at the Perimeter Institute in Waterloo, ON, he became involved with the world of applications development. He has never looked back.
We asked him some key questions to get to know him more and about what makes him so excited to join the skritswap team:
1) Tell us a little bit more about you as a person and what you enjoy.
2) What are you most excited to work on at skritswap?
3) Why did you want to join the skritswap team?
4) What is a cause in the world that you are really passionate about?
5) Where do you want to see skritswap in 3 years?