Jacob Osterhout – Software Engineer

Employee spotlight

What do you do for Datalink Software?

  • As a Senior Developer I develop the user interface and also design the user experience on the DataLink Evoke360, EvokeEHR, EvokeCorr applications.

Do you have a nickname?

  • Yes, OZ

Do you have a favorite quote:

There’s no shortage of remarkable ideas, what’s missing is the will to execute them.

Before working at Datalink, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?

  • I did computer repair work at a kiosk in the mall. I got free Auntie Ann’s Pretzels and Sbarro pizza because we fixed all of their employee’s computers.

What has been your favorite project at Datalink?

  • We have a Datalink soccer team. We played at the soccer fields near USF at first but now at New Tampa Recreational Center.

What superpower would you want if you could have one?

  • Psychic abilities. I chose this because I could use it when I am developing a new feature for our clients so that I can understand their needs perfectly.