Much like a pod of whales or a pack of wolves, did you know that a group of gorillas is called a band? In this blog series, we’re going to introduce you to members of our band – engineers, technical recruiters, PMs, designers, and more who make up the most important asset in Gorilla Logic…our talent! Are you Gorilla material? Join the band today!
Oscar David Rodríguez Young – Senior Back End Engineer
Where’s your hometown? – San José, Costa Rica.
Favorite place you’ve traveled to? – The Czech Republic. I lived there for two years there and it feels like home every time I visit it.
How many years have you worked in your field? – Over six years now.
Best advice you have received personally or professionally? – “Life starts at the end of your comfort zone.” Although it is a cliché, after hearing this from an English teacher, it kicked off a series of events resulting in me moving to the Czech Republic.
How do you spend your free time? – Traveling, hiking, playing video games and going out with friends.
Where do you go to relax and recharge? – To the mountains or the beach.
What’s one of your most embarrassing memories? – I am really good at tripping and falling, so I have a bunch of those.
What made you want to work at Gorilla Logic? – The opportunity presented itself and it looked really good.
What is your personal motto? – “Pacta sunt servanda” which means, agreements must be kept.
To read more about Oscar and stay in touch, connect with him on LinkedIn.