Member of the Band — Gorilla Moises Rojas
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!
Moises is one of Gorilla Logic’s brilliant mobile iOS engineer’s with over 4 years experience in his field. When not working on mobile development, Moises is a Trap/EDM DJ wannabe, a chef apprentice and travel enthusiast.
Favorite place you’ve traveled to? — My favorite place is located in Costa Rica. It’s called Río Perdido, Guanacaste.
Best advice you have received personally or professionally? — Success does not mean never making mistakes, but in never making the same one a second time. Another one that I’ve heard and I love it: Experience does for the soul what education does for the mind.
How do you spend your free time? — Watching vlogs on YouTube, looking for my next travel destination and learning new things (such as editing techniques to make videos of my past trips on my computer)
If you could travel back in time to any period in history, when would it be? — I would like to travel back to my school time. Those days are the best memories that I have of my childhood.
Where do you go to relax and recharge? — I go to Arenal Lake and surroundings. The view is amazing and the weather is perfect! (Except when it’s raining)
What made you want to work at Gorilla Logic? — Learning new stuff about mobile technologies and meet new coworkers. Also, for personal and professional growth as well.
What is your most used tool in your office?- My coffee jar (maybe?)
Best advice when heading into an interview? — Stay calm. Be concise. Everything’s going to be alright.
Favorite tech blog/website/publication? — Tech blog: TechCrunch and Engadget. Website: RayWenderlich.com
What motivated you to pursue working in your current field? — Making people’s life easier and happier helping out with problems that can be solved using an app.
What qualities make someone successful in the tech world? — Perseverance, never giving up, open to learning new stuff and being a self-taught person.
Originally published at Gorilla Logic.