Derek Heidotting

Software Engineer

As a software engineer, Derek Heidotting, is responsible for writing software plug-ins and other software solutions that improve the design process for architects and engineers. This entails writing code, strategizing with the technology team, and most of all, problem-solving.

Derek graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor’s degree in computer science. He first joined SHP as a co-op until he became a full-time software engineer in July 2022.

I treat software engineering like putting together a big, complex puzzle,” said Derek. “It’s satisfying when a project finally comes together after lots of hard work. I also enjoy hearing how much time was saved or how easy it was to use a piece of software I worked on.