Nomenclature: With “Industrial XR” I mean the AR / VR / MR / XR Utilization in more traditional industrial companies for business use, who for the most part undergoing a digitalisation transformation.
Do you implement applications that collect people’s personal data - name, phone number, email address, photos, videos, IP addresses - basically anything that can be connected to a person? Did you know that European Union-wide regulation could make your lovingly created application useless after May 2018?
In late 2016 I quit my job in sales, ditched my English degree and taught myself to code at home. A year later, I was lucky enough to be taken under the wing of Intopalo, and here’s a brief account of how that happened.
Since I started coding, I have contributed to several open source software (OSS) projects and also created and maintained my own ones.
Let’s zoom in on a classic challenge: how to combine Security Development Lifecycle (SDL) with an agile way of developing software.
- From the very beginning, we decided that Intopalo will be a global company. Instead of limiting our operations within the borders of Finland, we’d have both an international customer base and international talents working on our projects, says CEO Juha Latvala. - We had a lot of tech know-how from Finnish industries and universities in-house but wanted to go beyond that.
Rakastan haasteita, uusien ihmisten tapaamista sekä erilaisiin organisaatioihin ja toimintatapoihin perehtymistä. Urapolkuni on johtanut ohjelmistokehittäjästä ja tiiminvetäjästä nykyiseen tehtävääni Intopalolla, jossa autan kansainvälisiä asiakkaitamme menestymään digitalisoituvassa maailmassa.
On 10 August 2000, Joel Spolsky, Stack Overflow’s CEO published his famous “Joel Test”, a simple list of 12 question to rate the quality of a software team.
Recruitment is hard. Hiring the best talent is a never-ending challenge for any successful organization. Even more so for self-organized companies like Intopalo, which doesn’t rely much on guidance from superiors and requires employee involvement at all levels.