Hi, I'm Marcos Martinez

Software Engineer

I am a software engineer with 6 years of experience in the industry who is constantly searching for new challenges and learning new technologies.

I’ve worked on different roles, from full-stack development to technical leadership, in traditional projects as well as open source blockchain projects.

I consider myself a highly motivated and ambitious professional who is goal-oriented, with strong communication and problem solving skills that make me a great team player.

 

 

About me

Im from Uruguay, a small country of Latin America, famous for being extremely passionate about soccer, drinking mate and making «asados».

I have a very broad taste in music, although 90% of the time I’m listening to metal, even to go to sleep.

Love nature and bike rides.

Random fact: before dedicating myself to computer science, I tried to be a poker pro

Skills & Interests

Team leadership & management

Experience on leading small teams from a technical perspective, and also pushing an agile environment to achieve roadmap completion.

Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin & blockchain enthusiast. 3 years of blockchain development experience, working both on proprietary and open source projects, for clients located in USA and Argentina.

Research & Proof of concepts

Strong experience on tech research and PoC. Fast learner of new technologies.

Problem solving

Every problem has a solution. I am stubborn and curious. I like to understand things thoroughly  and don’t let any problem win me over.

Context switching

I’m Not a fan of Context switching :), but i have demonstrated skills on parallelizing several tasks and leading several tracks. 

Team player

Everything is better as a team. I naturally support others developers, learn from the most experienced, analyze and improve team dynamics, proposing better practices to take us to the next level. Love to mentor/be mentored.

Decision making and prioritization

I am able to identify which are highest priorities for the established roadmap, make difficult choices, change priorities if necessary, always with the end in mind.

Blog

In my blog I talk about tech, bike, wealth being, football, psychology, and more!

Get In Touch

Although I’m not currently looking for any new opportunities, my inbox is always open. Whether you have a question or just want to say hi 🙂