Brian Smith

Brian Smith

Systems Administrator II

What do you like best about working at MyITpros?

“My coworkers! It's a room full of the best kind of nerds. I also like having the opportunity to work with a variety of businesses and clients. No two days are the same, and as they say variety is the spice of life!”

What one piece of technical advice could you never live without?

“Same thing I tell my grandparents- your default response to pop-ups, prompts and Nigerian princes should always be NO.”

Which MyITpros core value do you identify with the most?

“Own it. When you do a really good job for someone, you earn their trust. I feel like this helps diffuse those stressful situations when a client is in a bind and they need a bit of help.”

What aspect of your work are you most passionate about?

"I love the problem-solving. Nothing makes me happier than working on issues I've never seen before."

What’s your favorite thing to do in Austin?

“Spend time with my family and explore the city.”

Tell us a fun fact about yourself.

"My platoon on the 15th MEU (Marine Expeditionary Unit) sometimes referred to me as 'The Graceful Gazelle' after witnessing my volleyball serve!"