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Scott Atkinson is the senior developer at Homesnap. Describe what you do in one sentence. I am responsible for development of the iOS version of the Homesnap app. Time at current company: A little over 2 years Age: 42 Degree, school: Bachelor of Arts in English and computer science - Case Western Reserve University Location: Washington, D.C., area Social media: Twitter, LinkedIn  Scott Atkinson's desk What do you do? I am responsible for implementing new Homesnap features in our iOS app. Every day, I work with a team of back-end developers, designers, and other mobile developers to figure out how best to implement new Pro and consumer-facing features. It’s a true collaborative effort to design and build our tools and features. I sit in the same room as our designer, data architect and our other iOS developer. At the beginning of a project we may discuss ideas every hour, but throughout the remainder of a project my work becomes more solitary and coding-...