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Jake Petroules

San Francisco, CA

Software developer primarily self taught since age 12. Experience in design and development of computer programs, websites, and database systems, 3D graphics, UI design and usability, cross-platform development, and open source software. Co-founded a software company (Petroules Corporation) in college which developed data security software (Silverlock).

Active developer in the Open Source Qt Project ( since late 2012. Key contributor to the Qbs ("Qt build suite") build system since its early history.

Studied computer science at Keene State College and took courses at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and online courses through Stanford University.

Specialties: C, C++, Objective-C, OS X, iOS, Xcode, build automation, cross-platform, qbs, Qt, security & cryptography

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