Software engineer specialized in leading technical teams and full stack web development. Passionate about launching end-to-end & customer-driven software products, coaching engineers and leveraging technology to tackle real-world challenges. Former CTO of SaaS startups with thousands of users in U.S. & LATAM.
 

๐Ÿ’ผ Experience

HealthTree

Lehi, Utah, US
Jan 2019 - Present

Chief Technology Officer

Build development team and processes to launch a Healthcare platform for cancer patients to find their best treatment options, with the mission of accelerating the finding of a cure.

  • Set up development process for backend APIs, data pipelines & frontend clients by hands-on programming, code reviewing & testing in: Ruby on Rails PostgreSQL React
  • Automated products lifecycle via DevOps & Continuous Integration/Delivery pipelines: Heroku AWS Google Cloud Netlify Github Codeship
  • Increased customer feedback awareness and success metrics by creating support & analytics infrastructure in: Metabase Sentry Intercom
  • Created a product development pipeline from scratch to priotitize and measure performance using Agile Kanban methodology in Trello
  • Decreased bugs and improved overall quality via technical leadership & mentoring to achieve continuous improvement as a team
  • Defined a Technology Strategy and Software Architecture aligned with product vision
  • Recruited and retained top talent in a competitive U.S. market

Ecaresoft Inc.

Monterrey, MX
2018 - 2019

Chief Technology Officer

Lead technology strategy, software development and operations to get to new SaaS markets in Argentina and Middle-East. Merged all product teams under a single organization culture. Worked closely with Product, Sales & Support organizations.

Technology strategy and software architecture:

  • Succesfully launched internationalization for new markets via APIs, Microservices and serverless Lambda functions using: Elixir / Phoenix Node.js / Micro Ruby on Rails Java / Spring Boot PostgreSQL MongoDB Javascript
  • Achieved high availability and resilience cloud architecture by relying on DevOps, elastic infrastructure, containerization, automated testing and CI/CD pipelines for continuous quality and delivery with: AWS: EC2, S3, RDS, Elastic Beanstalk, ECS, ECR Docker Gitlab Jenkins
Engineering management:
  • Improved roadmap priorization and improved performance measurement of dev teams by adopting SCRUM & Kanban Agile software development methodologies
  • Established engineering culture based on mentoring, career growth, full ownership, transparency and accountability
  • Achieved continuous improvement via OKRs, Performance Reviews and One-on-ones
  • Recruited and succesfully retained top talent that added value to the company

Nebula

2017 - 2018

Technical Leader

Bootstraped a claims management system for the insurance industry in LatAm by working on technical development and defining a Domain-driven microservices architecture:

  • Backend & frontend development in: Elixir / Phoenix PostgreSQL Ember.js
  • Domain-driven Design architecture using Bounded Contexts
  • DevOps infrastructure: Docker containers on AWS: Elastic Beanstalk

Nimbo

Monterrey, MX
2016 - 2019

Chief Technology Officer

Scaled EHR practice management app from MVP to product/market fit, thousands of MAUs and increasing ARR by providing the best user experience for LatAm physicians market.

  • Established development processes for coding, reviewing & testing backend APIs and frontend clients in: Ruby on Rails Python PostgreSQL Redis Ember.js React Native
  • Defined Software Architecture and launched fault-tolerant APIs and microservices:
    • Drugs interactions Java service based on Wolters Kluwer's Medi-Spanยฎ
    • Machine Learning prediction & classification service based on Tensorflow
    • Full-text search service based on Apache Solr
  • Implemented DevOps and continuous integration/delivery to production: Heroku AWS: EC2, S3 Github Codeship Sentry
  • Reached balance between quality & speed by improving recruiting, management & coaching of development team
  • Achieved Lean product development by relying on Kanban methodology

Panax.io - 2014 - 2016
Full Stack Developer: Launched an MVP of No-Code tool for internal business applications by defining a Client-server architecture using: Node.js / Express SQL Server Angular.js
OperIT - 2014 - 2014
Software Consultant: Technical consultancy with U.S. companies to define and execute ETL, Analytics and Business Intelligence processes and maintenance of existing software
SAP AG - 2013 - 2014
Software Engineering Intern: Test-driven development for Supportability & SaaS enterprise product lines using JavaScript and Jasmine
CotizaHoy - 2011 - 2013
Technical Co-Founder: Launched B2B startup for car manufacturing industry developed in Ruby on Rails PostgreSQL Heroku
Procevi - 2010 - Present
Co-Founder: Construction management, sales pipeline, cost accounting & finance system development in: JAMStack and Ember.js
NIC Mexico - 2008 - 2009
Software Development Intern for internal and customer apps in PHP Java and PL/SQL
 

๐Ÿ—ฃ Recognition

ECS Hack Week - 2017
Award - 2010
INPOJUVE Government Entrepreneurship Contest
Expositor - 2009
ITESM Entrepreneurship Forum
Coordinator - 2009
SISCTI Computer Science Symposium Registration System
Participation - 2006
ACM Programming Contest
 

๐ŸŽ“ Education

Hochschule Offenburg

Oct 2012 - Feb 2014

MBA International Business Consulting

University of Applied Sciences Offenburg

ITESM Monterrey

Aug 2005 - Dec 2009

BS Computer Science and Technology

Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education

 

๐ŸŒŽ Languages

 

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Spanish

Native

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง English

Fluent

๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช German

Basic