This edition of our staff spotlight series introduces us to Steve Lee, a civil engineer who joined our team in 2015. At BIG RED DOG, we like to put the spotlight on our team members that make our organization entrepreneurial, creative, and leaders in our markets.
Learn more below about Steve below!
I was born and raised in Hong Kong and moved to San Antonio when I was 13.
Tell us something really interesting about you.
I do a lot of random things at random moments.
Everyone at BIG RED DOG has a story about why they joined the team. What’s yours?
The company name “BIG RED DOG” caught my attention. After my interview, I found the company’s culture to be very interesting. It is different than the companies I used to work for with fresh mindset.
What drew you to the engineering field?
I’ve enjoyed drafting and designing since I was young and I’m pretty good at Math so I chose to use my talents in the engineering field.
What was your first job?
Working as a Dim Sum Boy at my uncle’s restaurant in San Antonio. #startedfromthebottomandnowimhere
Who or what inspires you?
My wife inspires me in both my career and my personal life.
Where’s your favorite place to eat in Austin?
Hopdoddy Burger Bar (Austin)
Wok Inn (San Antonio)
Oishii & Jinya Ramen (Houston)
What do you like to do in your free time?
I like to play videogames, basketball, bowling, do puzzles, and work on my car.
What’s your favorite news source?
Do you have any pets?
I have one dog
Describe your ideal vacation.
A spontaneous and adventurous place that I did not do any prior research on.
What would be impossible for you to give up?
My cell phone with data plan
Who is your favorite sports team?
The San Antonio SPURS