resume

Work History

Jan 2018 - Present

Freelance Consultant

I decided to start a new phase in my career as Freelance, many companies and people have reached out to me the last few years and I feel motivated to help join them in their journey.

Dec 2013 - Jan 2018

VP of Engineering

uBiome Inc (US, CL & AR)

I took part of many different projects from day one, building both customer-facing applications, and internal tools. I was in charge of building the Software Engineering Department in South America (Chile and Argentina). I Lead many of the engineering initiatives, such as Micro-services Architecture Design, HIPAA compliance, Security practices, which are gradually delegated to the team as they grew. After I helped uBiome grow from 6 to +160 people (having recruited +50 engineers), I proudly left uBiome taking with me a long list of achievements and lessons learned. I remain as a company advisor, keeping intact the great relationships I built there.

JUN 2012 - DEC 2013

Technical Manager

Groupon (CL)

I was the first Technical Manager based in Chile, leading globalized teams and taking the technical ownership of some of the cutting edge of Groupon technologies. Among others, I leaded the Geo team which built a high performance Geospatial Indexing System based on Akka.

Jul 2011 - Apr 2012

Tech Lead

Tribal DDB (CL)

I was in charge of architecture design and implementation of several short-time projects, mostly designed for advertising.

Jan 2011 - Jul 2011

CTO

Condimins (AR & CL)

Implemented many niche Social Network sites, based on Elgg (.org). Engaged and contributed to Elgg Open Source Community. Organized two ElggCamp events; ElggCampBA (Buenos Aires) and ElggCampStgo (Santiago).

May 2010 - Jan 2011

CTO

Arcaris (CL)

I joined Arcaris on it earliest phase. Designed and built a Click to Call service, which involved both Web and VoIP technologies, and a gamification platform oriented to Contact Centers (telemarketing).

Jan 2008 - May 2010

Senior Developer

Globant (AR)

I worked on several projects, including some Open Source technologies such as Google Checkout Plugins and PHP Shindig (Open Social).

Apr 2006 - Jan 2008

Semi Senior Developer

NetLabs IT Solutions (AR)

I developed a huge number of modules and features which completed an ISP oriented solutions suite.

Education

Present

Self-taught

I am continuously learning, and I hope I never finish!

2003

Bachelor’s Degree, Software Engineering

UNLP

I started the bachelor's degree at the Universidad Nacional de La Plata, which I had to drop due to financial constraints.

Skills

Coding

Architecture

Coaching

Hacking/prototyping