RJ Jafarkhani

RJ Jafarkhani

Principal Consultant

  • Favorite quote
    “Do. Or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda, Jedi Master
  • What attracted you to Slalom?
    Local, family friendly, the team!
  • Experience
    Technical Director, Siteworx
    Director of Technology, Teeology (a Jennifer Lopez company)
    Manager, Deloitte
  • What makes a great consultant?
    Adaptability
  • What’s your favorite part of your job?
    Solving tough tech challenges, meeting new people, flexibility…
  • How did you end up with a career in consulting?
    Started in private tech consulting.
  • What’s the best piece of professional advice you’ve ever gotten?
    If you promise your client anything, make sure to deliver!
  • What was your first job?
    Systems Network Engineer at a HP motherboard vendor.
  • People would be surprised to hear that I worked as...
    Dial up internet tech support in the 90’s
  • I have lived/worked in the following cities:
    Simi Valley, Woodland Hills, West LA, Irvine, Rancho Santa Margarita
  • I speak the following languages:
    English and Persian
  • Education
    Cal Poly Pomona
  • Charities
    United States Fund for UNICEF, Boys & Girls Club
  • Hobbies
    European and exotic cars, racing, gaming, hiking, DIY, computers