Meet FutureAdvisor's
PHIL

Careers - Phil’s Story
 Learning Solo
Phil’s Story
Learning Solo
Although Phil has been working in the realm of engineering since the 1990’s, he never had formal training in the field—instead, he took classes to teach himself. In his consulting career prior to joining FutureAdvisor, Phil focused on how businesses utilized technology—a concentration that now serves him in his current line of work at the company.
Careers - What Phil Does
 Engineering Manager
What Phil Does
Engineering Manager
Unlike typical Engineering Manager positions, Phil’s responsibilities require programming knowledge. While he’s accountable for the overall technical direction, his coding skills are key for diagnosing issues and ensuring reasonable estimates. Combined, he manages his team and ensures they meet deadlines.
 
 
“All of the tools we build are for the purpose of helping an ordinary person have a better retirement. We care about those outcomes, and that colors our culture in a positive way.”
 
“All of the tools we build are for the purpose of helping an ordinary person have a better retirement. We care about those outcomes, and that colors our culture in a positive way.”
 
 
“What do I look for when I interview? Make sure you can connect with your interviewer. Be sure you feel relaxed and comfortable. Can we coexist in the same space for a while? That’s the main point.”
 
“What do I look for when I interview? Make sure you can connect with your interviewer. Be sure you feel relaxed and comfortable. Can we coexist in the same space for a while? That’s the main point.”