This month we shine the light on Manoj Kumar, our new technical consultant. Manoj was born and raised in India. He lived in Montreal for the last six years, and recently made the move to Toronto. Prior to working at Rimrock, Manoj worked as an IT administrator and systems analyst.
In his free time, Manoj enjoys watching the news, comedy shows, and movies. He also likes spending time with friends and exploring new places.
Read on to find out more about Manoj.
What do you love most about working at Rimrock & how long have you been here?
I’ve worked at Rimrock for a month. I like the team collaboration, collaborating with my friendly colleagues, the challenges of the role, acquiring knowledge that adds value, and the work-life balance Rimrock provides.
What is your favorite place and where is your next dream vacation spot?
My favourite place is my hometown in India where I was born and raised. Norway is my dream vacation spot!
If you could do another job for just one day, what would it be?
I would love to be a pilot for a day.
What TV shows/music/apps/Podcasts are you currently obsessed with right now?
I’m enjoying Stranger Things and Game of Thrones.
If you could have a drink with anyone (fictional, alive, dead, famous, non-famous) who would it be and why?
I would have a drink with former Indian cricketer, Sourv Ganguly (Dada). He completely changed the face of Indian cricket by adding new talents to the team.
Tell us a “fun fact” about yourself or your “secret talent” that your colleagues might not already know.
Before becoming a software engineer, I wanted to be a mechanical/electrical engineer.
Any pet peeves?
People who don’t signal before turning.