Name: Roy French
Title: Senior Software Engineer
When did you join Giant Oak: 2015
What are you working on: Maturing existing products and integrating new technologies.
Tell me something about the work you do: I make the magic the scientists develop production-ready.
Why did you come to Giant Oak: I wanted to join a high-energy, motivated company. I like the cutting-edge aspect of actually doing something useful with the 'big data' being collected and the structuring of small teams containing a SME, scientist and engineer really appealed to me.
What do you do when you aren't at work: Raising 2 kids.
Prior work experience: Before joining Giant Oak, I held roles at Data Tactics, Global InfoTek and L-3 Communications.
Education: I earned my BS in Computer Science from Southern Illinois University.