Culture First Profile
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#CultureFirst: Dmytrii Nagirniak

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The #CultureFirst series is a chance to showcase the team here at Culture Amp. We asked everyone a few questions which will give you an opportunity to get to know each of us a bit better.

Dmytrii Nagirniak - Senior Engineer

Passionate software engineer, loving all the things fast, including race track riding on a motorcycle.

Culture Amp: What can you do as a CAmper that you haven’t been able to do elsewhere?
DN:
Help building a new generation company.

CA: Best day you’ve ever had at work (here or anywhere else)?
DN:
When the startup I worked within was acquired.

CA: What do you geek out about outside from work?
DN:
Putting together engineering and the motorcycle race track riding.

CA: What did you want to be when you grew up?
DN:
 A visionary genius of perfection.

CA: What is something about you not many people know?
DN:
 I can't do more than one thing at a time.

CA: What’s on your playlist this week?
DN:
 Within Temptation - Angles, Sting - Englishman In New York.

CA: Where would you go on an all expense paid trip tomorrow?
DN
: Around the world to ride on every race track that exists.

CA:  What does culture first mean to you?
DN
: Treat others as you would like to be treated

CA: Do you have any startup / culture idols?
DN:
 Not a startup, but - Garry Bernhardt.

CA: What was the best piece of advice you’ve been given?
DN:
 Do not follow the ideas of others, but learn to listen to the voice within yourself.

CA: If you could have one super power, what would it be?
DN
: Time-travel, non-aging.

CA: You pick a magazine up to read – what is it?
DN:
 Motorcycle new or technology weekly

CA: What’s up next in your Netflix queue?
DN: 
Tesla

CA: If you could be a lead character in a movie, who would it be?
DN:
 John Preston (Equilibrium).

CA: How have you turned a setback into an opportunity
DN: 
Biggest injury of my life made me a better person and saved my life.

CA: If you won the lottery what would you do first?
DN: 
Thank my parents and send them to a trip.

CA: Would you take a one way trip to Mars and why/not?
DN:
Yes, but only with my lovely wife.