Andrew Useckas is the CTO of Threat-X; a 10 person startup based out of Colorado that provides Web Application Firewalls as a Service.
An engineer has to be a self starter. I look for someone who can really take initiative; someone who can take a project and make it their ownA quality I look for in hires is ability to pivot as necessary. What tool you use depends upon the task. Things always improve and you have to be flexible.
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