Santa Monica, CA, USA
Technology executive, investor, and advisor with a career history of producing highly scalable digital consumer products. Exceptional record of success in building and leading top performing, global engineering teams, managing budgets as large as $5MM, and bringing order and agility to growing engineering teams. Excels at implementing agile engineering practices, building product-focused engineering teams, and delivering software on time. Outstanding problem solving, leadership, and team motivation skills.
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Transformational Leadership: Carried out agile restructurings and process improvements which have resulted in massive improvements to engineering productivity.
Platform Migration: Carried out multiple platform and database migrations resulting in cost-savings, improved operational efficiency, and better system performance.
- Global Workforce Management: Supervised as many as 25 people, across distributed teams in the US, Mexico, Argentina, Dominican Republic, Poland, Ukraine, London, India, and The Netherlands.
- Scaling Products Globally: Played key roles in localizing and distributing mobile apps and services to key international markets, growing user bases to tens of millions of users.
- System Architecture: Architected and built multiple secure and performant systems from the ground up to handle workloads in social, banking, and travel.
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- Process Optimization
- Strategy, Planning, & Execution
- Engineering Operations
- Budget & Cost Control
- Product Management
- Lean & Agile Methodologies
- Cloud Architecture
- Web Services
- Relational Databases
- NoSQL Databases
- Coaching & Mentoring
- Machine Learning