Meet Erick Salinas! As IT Procurement Specialist I, Erick works with our customers and internal teams to deliver quoted solutions and acquire needed supplies. When it comes to juggling numerous projects at once, he’s a true pro at multitasking and providing logistical support for inventory management. Outside of work, the Florida native enjoys playing video games with friends and working on cars. Get to know Erick and what inspired him to pursue a career in technology in the Q&A below!
What is your role and what year did you start working at IEG?
I’m an IT Procurement Specialist I and started working at IronEdge Group in September 2021.
Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Florida.
What inspired a career path in technology?
I like to tinker and figure out how things work, so IT was always something that was in my mind seeing as how it’s figuring out why things don’t work.
Did you get a degree? If so, what was your major?
Yes, I received my degree in Management Information Systems.
What hobbies/interests do you enjoy outside of work?
Outside of work I usually play video games to keep up with friends or work on cars if there’s something to fix or modify.
What’s on your bucket list? Any goals or dreams you’d like to share?
I’d like to travel around to different countries and experience their cultures.
What do you like most about your job at IronEdge?
What I love most is the problem-solving that I am able to take on in order to figure out the best solutions for clients.