Meet MTA: Jesse Torres, Senior Software Engineer

The Miller Tanner (MTA) difference is our people. That’s why we want to introduce you to our team of superstars that bring our corporate meetings and events to life for our clients. Today we introduce you to Jesse Torres, a senior software engineer with MTA Technology Services. Jesse is one of our tech masterminds behind our event management products: EPICTMVALTsTM, and AttendTM.

Meet MTA: Jesse Torres

Tell us about your current role with MTA?

I’m a senior software engineer. My responsibilities include developing new features to extend MTA products in order to streamline the event planning process and making those products better and more robust by applying industry best practices and patterns.

How many years have you worked in this industry? I have been in the telecommunications and IT industry for over 20 years.

What do you enjoy most about your job?

I most enjoy solving problems and making people’s jobs easier through technology and automation.

What’s your favorite aspect of software development?

I like learning new technologies and applying them to my daily work as well as collaborating with the MTA team.

What’s a favorite unique trait of MTA’s event tools?

Our event tools offer a one-stop shop for event planning!

What inspires you most when developing new software/technology for MTA?

Developing solutions that help make people’s work easier and more productive is what inspires me most.

Where do you live and what do you love most about your state/city?

I live in the Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas. I love it here because there is so much to do and the food is great. Must-see attractions: Dallas World Aquarium, The Dallas Zoo, Reunion Tower, Southfork Ranch, and the Cowboys.

What do you do for fun? For fun, I watch movies, read, play video games, and watch football (Go, Cowboys!!!)

What are some of your favorite tech trends? Cloud computing, artificial intelligence, and machine learning are some of my favorite trends.