After studying math and computer science at Harvey Mudd College, Andrew entered the startup world and became enamored with the small-company lifestyle. Having worked for multiple startups of under 10 people, Andrew joined Shift when it was a year old and fell in love with the challenging work, intelligent people, and fun culture.
A morning person, Andrew is among the first into the office at around 8:30 AM. As the lead on the Pricing Team, he spends more of his time doing code review than other engineers, but still spends roughly two-thirds of his work hours writing actual code that aggregates and analyzes prices to enable accurate models.
“My goal is to enable us to price any used car, at any time, instantly. We want to become the definitive source for used-car prices.”
“Our founding team really believes in openness and transparency, and it really shows. We have access to all the financial information about the company, and they’re upfront with how they talk to VCs about the company.”