How to work with Walker Smith
Hours of operation:
I'm generally available between 8-5 EST. I prefer meetings to not be scheduled before 9. I respect my personal time and vacations and intend to respect my teammates' time as well.
Topics that interest me:
Reading science fiction, mysteries and thrillers. Tinkering with code and reading about design patterns. Climbing; Mostly bouldering. Crime junkie podcasts.
Ask me about:
What I'd like to think about, my interests, and what I'm currently working on.
What’s the best way to communicate with me?
I prefer Slack to eMail. I have a "policy" of always interruptible.
What makes me grumpy?
I don't like revisiting decisions unless there is new information or a compelling reason.
- Dedicate time each week to learning about distributed systems.
- Read 30 books by the end of the year.
- Build a climbing wall by the end of the year.