"Dumbest" is probably a harsh way of putting it.
But I knew I was the least experienced and had the smaller skill-set in a team of battle hardened and really skilled Engineers.
I.T. attracts some very smart people and I talk about this in my last post. And sure that doesn't always equal good things. But if you have been fortunate, like me, to end up in a team surrounded by knowledgeable and helpful Engineers (notice I didn't say "friendly"), you learn.
Here are some of the key things I learned being the dumbest guy on the team.