Our Team

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  • A professional achievement you’re particularly proud of?
  • Founding Symetris, a company still going strong after 15 years in business
  • Your web specialties are?
  • Everything. I eat, sleep & drink web.
  • Social media is all about…?
  • « Creating engagement and interactivity. » But in real life, it’s to spy on your neighbors.
  • Where were you 10 years ago?
  • In China… or was it Spain? Or Japan? Or France? Or Thailand?... (I travel a lot!)
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • Symetris allows me to grow as a person, face interesting challenges, share my professional life with stimulating colleagues and control my destiny.
Brad Muncs

Brad Muncs

CEO

  • Your web specialties are?
  • Mastery of Drupal (an online Content Management System).
  • The future of the web?
  • Infinity and beyond!
  • What your colleagues say about you?
  • Funny, sociable and motivated.
  • What your colleagues really say about you?
  • Funny.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • Symetris has always given to me, challenged me, and helped me to evolve as a person. I need these challenges to be happy while harmoniously reconciling my professional and personal life. Symetris is practically a life project for me as I've seen the company grow from 3 to 20+ employees and I want to participate and influence this voyage, an opportunity that doesn't come twice!
David Pinard

David Pinard

Production Director

  • Your web specialties are?
  • Php, MySql, Html, XHtml, JavaScript, Css, Jquery, Drupal, Code Ignitor, Wordpress, Ajax.
  • What your colleagues say about you?
  • The guy with the creative solution.
  • What your colleagues really say about you?
  • The guy with the nonsense solution.
  • The most useful thing on your desk?
  • A full cup of coffee.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • Symetris is really a company that listens to its employees. Flexible schedules and tasks, strong human side: it's a big family.
Matthieu Gadrat

Matthieu Gadrat

Director, Strategy & Innovation

  • Your specific contribution to the Symetris team, by joining us?
  • Friendliness, Determination, Dependability, Experience, Laughter, Trust, Teamwork .... metaphors and punny jokes!
  • Your web specializations?
  • The computer doesnt catch on fire when I use it.... does that count?
  • At school, you were...?
  • An Athlete and a nerd. If I wasnt on a court I had my nose stuck in a book.
  • Your biggest childhood dream?
  • I wanted to be a power ranger... turns out spandex suits arent my thing.
  • Where were you on the same date 10 years ago?
  • Working alongside Mickey and the gang on a Disney Cruise Ship!
Jessica Holmes

Jessica Holmes

Account Executive

  • Early bird or night owl?
  • I go to bed so early that my roommates laugh at me.
  • A professional achievement you’re particularly proud of?
  • My participation in organizing a TEDx conference at Concordia.
  • At school you were:
  • The girl who knew how to draw.
  • They say you look like ...?
  • A mix of Rachel and Monica in the tv-series Friends.
  • What your colleagues really say about you?
  • That I'm full of surprises!
Nathalie Rosochowicz

Nathalie Rosochowicz

Coordinator | HR

  • A professional achievement you’re particularly proud of?
  • 3 days and two nights for the Sainte-Justine Kids Foundation.
  • The most useful thing on your desk?
  • At this very moment? Balloons!
  • The least useful thing on your desk?
  • Probably balloons tomorrow.
  • Your childhood dream?
  • Riding through Canada on Roller Blades.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • Compared to other jobs, I found at Symetris a real desire to always get better, a focus on continuous improvement. It allows me to be creative and think "outside the box" and my ideas are always welcome. I have a long list of many other reasons - proof that I'll stay with the team for longer still!
Élisabeth Lafrance

Élisabeth Lafrance

Project Leader

  • Your childhood dream?
  • Becoming Batman and/or a gentle pirate.
  • They say you look like ...?
  • Neither Batman nor a pirate.
  • What your colleagues really say about you?
  • Friendly and Involved (Symetris is transparent)
  • When I retire…
  • I hope for the classic: Rocking chair, Golden retriever, piercing eyes towards the horizon
  • The least useful thing on your desk?
  • A pen I will lose in the next two business days
Hubert Carignan

Hubert Carignan

Project Leader

  • You would have liked to be the inventor of:
  • The toaster, to go with my last name.
  • What your colleagues would say about you?
  • I'm too loud.
  • What your colleagues really say about you?
  • ...I'm really too loud
  • What I bring to the team?
  • The trademark energy and interpersonal skills of 'bleuets'.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • Symetris is a place where I can grow, learn and be myself. We are committed to our colleagues and our clients - a real team spirit.
Steven Painchaud

Steven Painchaud

Project Leader

  • What your colleagues say about you?
  • Not to let my laid-back attitude fool you: I get a lot of things done without looking stressed out.
  • At school, you were ...?
  • Very good and often MIA.
  • They say you look like ...?
  • Strangely to Ryan Gosling (it's the beard I think).
  • The most beautiful moment of your life?
  • Barefoot marriage in an AirBnb in Cape Town.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • I wanted to open my horizons about all things digital and be part of a small business located in Montreal.
Kirill Solomonov

Kirill Solomonov

Functional analyst | QA

  • A professional achievement you are particularly proud of?
  • The overhaul of the Wayne Enterprises web store (no relation to Batman...supposedly).
  • Your web specializations?
  • Web store features, platform integrations, ERPs.
  • What your colleagues would really say about you?
  • Cooks badly but keeps trying.
  • In school, you were...?
  • Bad at philosophy, average at foosball, good at math.
  • You can't live without...?
  • All-you-can-eat sushis.
Arnaud Datin

Arnaud Datin

Functional Analyst

  • A professional achievement you’re particularly proud of?
  • Finally having found a real job, I used to be a musician…
  • At school, I was…?
  • Good :/ and attentive.
  • You can’t live without…?
  • My daughter and my music.
  • You never thought you would see in your lifetime?
  • It wouldn’t be appropriate to say here…
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • Two words: the people and the values.
David Arbour

David Arbour

Web Developer

  • The least useful thing on your desk?
  • The Windows key.
  • You would have liked to be the inventor of:
  • The Nokia 3310.
  • 20th century's biggest invention?
  • Funk music
  • Your childhood dream?
  • Being a paleontologist living in an R.V.
  • What you thought you would never see in your lifetime?
  • A bear waiting for the bus with me.
Sébastien Lamy

Sébastien Lamy

Web Developer

  • What I bring to the team:
  • Height?
  • Your web specialties are?
  • Drupal Drupal Drupal, of course, 12+ years.
  • At school you were:
  • The guy with a cd-burner.
  • A genius?
  • Thank you.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • I chose Symetris because it is a company that is aligned with my values both in a professional and personal sense. Plus I've had a history of working with Symetris and this has always been positive!
Heath Stannard

Heath Stannard

Web Developer

  • Pastel is…?
  • A question for designers.
  • You never thought you would see in your lifetime?
  • The dissolution of the Soviet Union (Yes, I'm old, a cold war baby).
  • What I bring to the team?
  • White hair.
  • When I retire…
  • I'll take the essential role of being the old grumpy man.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • I've worked in a lot of varied companies, and while there were some places I've liked a lot, I found that I liked the Symetris environment, and its people, more. So yes, I have the intention of being here for a long time…
Enrique Diaz Carranza

Enrique Diaz Carranza

Web Developer

  • The internet of tomorrow will be?
  • A history book for sentient robots.
  • People say you look like...?
  • Oscar Isaac in Ex Machina.
  • Your childhood dream?
  • To become rich and successful. In a Batman kind of way...
  • You can’t live without…?
  • Coffee. Let's face it, coffee is a programmer's gasoline.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • Symetris is a very special company. It is as much a team as a family. I can't imagine a better place to learn and grow as a professional.
Christopher Tomasso

Christopher Tomasso

Web Developer

  • What I bring to the team?
  • My front-end expertise but most of all, my cheerfulness.
  • What your colleagues really say about you?
  • Lunatic sometimes... for example; hitting refresh continuously on a page and not understanding why I am not seeing my changes... Only to realize that I am refreshing the static version!
  • You can’t live without…?
  • Coffee. Without, I'm a bit grumpy.
  • The most beautiful moment of your life?
  • The purchase of our house. It's good to be home, where I'm the boss now!
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • Symetris gave me the challenge I was looking for: to learn more about Drupal while delving into back-end to complement my front-end expertise. It was an offer I couldn't refuse!
Karine Paquette

Karine Paquette

Web Developer

  • A professional achievement you’re particularly proud of?
  • London 2012 OG site (Drupal 7).
  • What your colleagues say about you?
  • Enthusiast, expert.
  • What your colleagues really say about you?
  • In Beers…
  • You would have liked to be the inventor of:
  • A spaceship.
  • What do you love about Symetris?
  • I love how the "start-up" feel has been maintained at Symetris, even though they were founded over 15 years ago. And I love Drupal too ;)
Philippe Mouchel

Philippe Mouchel

Web Developer

  • Your specific contribution to the Symetris team?
  • We'll see... but it will certainly not be my fashion sense.
  • A professional achievement of which you are particularly proud?
  • eco-le, a very simple seach engine which later made its way to an equipment management platform at Eco-Counter
  • What your colleagues would say about you?
  • Grumpy, but sweet.
  • Social networks are used to...?
  • Lose all the time we gained thanks to digital technologies.
  • Your biggest childhood dream?
  • To become a "Lego engineer"
Guilhem Malichier

Guilhem Malichier

Web Developer

  • Your specific contribution to the Symetris team, by joining us?
  • Bringing ~8 years of full-stack Drupal development knowledge to the table: back-end, front-end, and a bit of dev-ops.
  • What you never thought you'd see in your life?
  • Snow. Now that I'm in Montréal, I assume I’ll see enough snow to suffice for multiple life times.
  • You would have liked to be the inventor of...?
  • One, easy-to-learn, scientific language for the entire Earth population which would easy communication and reduce differences in the long-term.
  • Where were you on the same date 10 years ago?
  • Shooting a music video with a fresh green-screen setup in my apartment in Kolkata.
  • The most useless thing on your desk?
  • Rubik's cubes – I have a 2x2x2, a 3x3x3, and a 4x4x4. I've never tried the 4x4x4 cube, but I still have it. On a positive note, at least I can solve the first two.
Jigar Mehta

Jigar Mehta

Web Developer

  • Your specific contribution to the Symetris team?
  • A mixed bag of Drupal, PHP and Web experience, but mainly a whole bunch of heart!
  • A professional achievement of which you are particularly proud?
  • Creation of a secured and anoymous API for the Build the Vote campaign, an initiative by Rock the Vote. This API allowed voting data to be recorded directly from a Minecraft server dedicated to the campaing.
  • What your colleagues would say about you?
  • That I can handle myself pretty well in Mario Kart 64.
  • What your colleagues would really say about you?
  • That I cheat at Mario Kart 64.
  • Where were you on the same date 10 years ago?
  • Preparing my portfolio that would earn me an internship at Symetris!
Nicolas Beaucage

Nicolas Beaucage

Web Developer

  • Your specific contribution to the Symetris team?
  • 7 years of software development and programming experience, focused but not limited to Drupal, NodeJS, Typescript & more. And as an added bonus: A deep radio voice!
  • A professional achievement you are particularly proud of?
  • The creation of the Harmonize module, which facilitated and promoted a very efficient Drupal development workflow with advanced Front-End teams.
  • The most useful thing on your desk?
  • My plushy. Having a little friend does wonders for debugging!
  • Social networks are useful for...?
  • Networking! Socializing! Conquering boredom! Filling a deep, heartwrenching void found within yourself!...Too far?
  • Your biggest childhood dream?
  • To become a songwriter and producer, and I haven't given up just yet!
Kyle Serebour

Kyle Serebour

Web Developer

  • What do you contribute to the Symetris team?
  • To be able to bring a higher level of quality assurance and to have a real impact in the progress of the company.
  • 3 things you can't work without?
  • My presence of mind, my positive energy... and a computer.
  • When I retire…
  • Be the best elder video game player!
  • What your colleagues really say about you?
  • That I am a Meme Lord ;)
  • The most useful thing on your desk?
  • My own two hands!
Patrick Lemay

Patrick Lemay

Quality Assurance