I know what you're thinking: "Hey, don't you PolicyGeniuses already have a Team page?" You'd be correct, but that's speed dating compared to this romantic dinner. Or, since we're talking about insurance, an unromantic dinner. But, as our team page says, we're the people who aren't bored by insurance pricing models and think about how you think about insurance all day. Literally, all day. Like, it's our jobs.
This time on Meet the PolicyGenius Team, get to know our developers. They're the people who built this whole website, our quoting tools, and wear funny hats when they "deploy" things.
Where he’s from: Bronx, New York. Raised for 18 years.
What he’s done: Bartender, Waiter, Doorman, Freelance Designer.
What he’s doing at PolicyGenius: Front end developer. Making Justin’s designs look good on the web.
Why he’s excited to work at PolicyGenius: Start-up environment. Highly motivating and lots of opportunities to make an impact!
Where he’s from: Austin, Texas
What he’s done: Consultant at Pivotal Labs
What he’s doing at PolicyGenius: I’m a developer!
Why he’s excited to work at PolicyGenius: Nobody's really doing what we're doing anywhere near as good as we're doing it. That's more exciting than trying to duke it out in a highly competitive space and way more interesting than another mobile messaging app for cats.
Where she’s from: Virginia
What she’s done: Developer at ThoughtWorks.
What she’s doing at PolicyGenius: Developer.
Why she’s excited to work at PolicyGenius: Opportunity to be a part of a young, fast growing company with a great tech culture, company culture (plus, there are dogs in the office!).
Where he’s from: Sydney, Australia
What he’s done: DishPig, Waiter, Barista, Business Intelligence Consultant (no idea what it means either), Parking space finder
What he’s doing at PolicyGenius: Chief Technology Officer
Why he’s excited to work at PolicyGenius: Excited to build something meaningful and to learn from the most impressive group of people I've ever worked with.