Each month we recognise a K2 consultant who has received outstanding client feedback on their recent project.
This month the K2 Consultant of the Month is Marcelo Fanticelli, a Senior Software Engineer / Technical Lead. Read our interview with him below.
Tell us a bit about yourself, for example, which technologies do you specialise in? How long you have been working as a consultant? Where you are based?
I’m a senior professional with 20 years of experience in software engineering, technical leading and architecture. I’m Brazilian and based on São Paulo-SP, Brazil.
Tell us a little about your most recent K2 project. What was being implemented, what were the technical challenges, how were they overcome etc?
My project is centred around PaaS, FaaS and IaaS Web App solutions with SQL and Blob Storage Services secured by MS SSO Auth for Laureate Chile. This generates and manages students’ performance reports to reduce course dropout.
What do you enjoy most about your job?
Clients need solutions to their problems and I very much providing them with my services. Every project is a challenge and I like to think they need my knowledge and experience to help them.
Which technical development do you think will have the biggest impact on your field or the wider world of IT over the next couple of years?
Private Cloud Technology offers everything we need to make a better and sustainable society. We’re still learning how to use it, but it’s already breaking all frontiers around the globe. That’s amazing!
What advice would you give to someone who is starting out as a freelance IT consultant?
Have no fear of working hard, because our clients need us.
– Marcelo Fanticelli, Senior Software Engineer / Technical Lead