When I joined Candor, it makes me proud to work in a product like this.
It motivated me to continue to learn more every day, and to be as much professional as I can be. Also it felt fantastic to have folks who I can learn from every day!Full story
A fun fact about me is…
My mom convinced me to take a classical dance class when I was 15
She told me I'd become a millionaire because dance partners were scarce those days 😂Full story
I really admire teammates who are…
Innovating using new technologies
Kindness, resourcefulness, curiosityFull story
How I relax
Tennis/padel match or worship music, It makes all my worries go away 🎾
Ice-cream and movie, but I tend to fall asleepFull story
😬😧🥴 Recently went outside my comfort zone…
Today, I'm interviewing after 18 years being an entrepreneur/self employed.
It freaks me out...Full story
Epic work fails
Deleted wrong EC2 Instance b/c AWS interface glitch, but there were backups
Always read confirmation modals !!!!!!!Full story
When I'm stressed, you might notice me…
Just a bit tired.
Let's connect first on how we're doing in our personal life, then back to business.Full story
Most fulfilling project I've worked on
I'm yet to find it. I built great products an solved great problems though.Full story
My Achilles Heel is…
CSS cross-browser optimization. I hate that there isn't a standard yet.
Get me a great frontend developerFull story
Teammates might misunderstand me as...
I tend to suggest ways to improve things to others.
People might feel micromanaged...Full story
Things I'd love to learn
I'd love to work more on Python & Ruby, I really enjoyed working with it
Always been on the backend, but I'd love to experiment with React in production.Full story
My areas for growth
Should not work on weekends..Full story
Teammates see Matias at work as...
Matti really thinks through a problem not just from an eng standpoint but also from the user's view as well. He's one of the most hardworking people I know and it's such a pleasure to jam with him on product problems!Full story
I like to get feedback when its given…
Don't wait to say something important to me, everybody makes mistakes.Full story
My core values
Life is short, let's make a great use of our time on earth.Full story
Outside of work, you'll find me...
not much time left for hobbiesFull story
I learn best by…
I love challenges, and love helping others solve their problems.Full story
You will make my freakin day if you…
My door is always openFull story
How I stand out
Building an awesome culture at work is 10x more important than hitting goals. Anybody can copy a product with time and money, but great products are built by encouraged teams.Full story
My happy place
I can fully concentrate, watch the flowers to think, hear the birds on my window, have a great air conditioner, great devices, what else can I ask for?Full story
People who have impacted how I see the 🌍
My favorite books 📚
I'm energized at work by…
Things that deeply motivate me…
Coordinated a remote team supporting the API, infrastructure & apps running in photo booths using windows, linux and android, processing millions of photos from cruises and hotels.🚢
I joined the startup when the founding team left. All the induction I got from the original founder was a 20 minutes phone call, for a product with over 5 years of development. The rest I had to figure out by myself 🤷♂️Full story