Employee Spotlight: Jeronimo Pena

Employee Spotlight: Jeronimo PenaEmployee Spotlight: Jeronimo Pena, Software Developer, COLLECTIONS

Education: Jeronimo is currently a college student at UH pursuing a degree in CIS. He should graduate in the spring of next year.

From 1991 to 1995 he worked as a computer instructor for Learn Easy Technology.  He was in charge of teaching multiple software applications, such as Windows, MS Office, Novell Networks, and Paradox Database.

From 1996 to 2006 he worked for Summit Mortgage. He was a computer support technician for three years and then worked as the IT manager the rest of the time.

Resume and Job Description: Between 2007 to 2010 Jeronimo worked for Shaw Systems Associates as a consultant before joining the company as a full-time employee in July of 2010.

He works with the COLLECTIONS team as a C#, VB.net, SQL Developer. He also helps maintain STAR, an in-house web-based application used by the accounting and HR departments. 

Rave Review: “Jeronimo has years of experience with COLLECTIONS, and this is extremely beneficial to the team.  He is our go-to developer for VB6 and Report issues, and has proven adept at learning the new .NET system.  We are able to give him any type of work, and he gets it done with no complaints.  Another great thing about Jeronimo is his personality.  He makes work fun with his jokes and anecdotes, and really helps lighten the mood when the team feels pressure.” said Ben Mayne, Jeronimo’s manager.

Family and Interests: Jeronimo is in a relationship with Imelda Trujillo. Imelda has a Master’s degree in transpersonal psychology and works in an elementary school.  Jeronimo has two children.  Christopher is a college student and Genesis is happily married with a five-year-old daughter. 

Some of his interests include playing soccer three days a week and playing guitar.

Perspective: “I love my job! Since day one, my job has been interesting, challenging, and fulfilling.  My colleagues are more than just colleagues, they are my family! I enjoy spending time with all of them in and out of the office. Working for this company has been a great experience. I couldn’t have asked for a better company.”