Aaron Roller

Technology Leader


Overview

A product-focused software engineer specializing in cloud services and connected devices.
20 years of application development and 15 years of leading small to medium teams.
Seeking opportunity in autonomous vehicle development and deployment operations.

Experience

Autonomous Vehicle Trainer GM Cruise, San Francisco

Sept, 2018 - Now

Joined the driverless revolution to help humans accept robots into our society

Lead Software Engineer GearLaunch, San Francisco

2016 - 2018

Leading Software Development and Operations for End to End E-Commerce Platform

Creator / Developer SchoolTag.org, Sausalito

2017 - Now

Gamifying the School Commute to Promote Student Wellness and Reduce Car Traffic

Co-Founder / Developer TrailNetwork, Basel, Switzerland

2013 - 2015

Consumer Map Application of Biking and Running Routes Built by Crowdsourcing

Software Consultant / Owner AAWhere, Sausalito

2010 - 2016

My Software Services Consulting and Product Incubator Company

General Manager / Architect  Garmin Connect, San Francisco

2005 - 2010

Brought GPS Social Fitness from Early Adopters to the Masses

Co-Founder, CTO  MotionBased, Sausalito

2003 - 2005

Pioneered Social GPS Fitness Building a Product from Inception to a Business Success  

Software Consultant  Cysive, Mountain View

2000 - 2002

Junior Java Developer  Raytheon, San Jose

1998 - 1999

Education

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

Skills, Interests & Specialties

Role:

Engineering Leader, Technology Evangelist, Application Architect and Developer

Development:

Java, Javascript, Bash, REST, J2EE, Android,IntelliJ/Eclipse, JUnit

Platform:

Cloud, REST, Google App Engine, Amazon AWS, Mobile (Android), Firebase

Database:

Google Datastore, Firebase, NoSQL, MySQL, Postgres

Big Data:

Google Dataflow/MapReduce, BigQuery, Task Queues

Project:

Agile, Git, Maven, JIRA, CircleCI, Bitbucket (Pipelines/Trello)

Awards:

PopSci Best of What’s New 2005 (for MotionBased), Patent for Browser Plugin

Presentations:

Where 2.0 conference 2007

Industries: 

Mobility, Consumer Web/Mobile Applications, Health & Wellness, Robotics

Memberships:

San Francisco & Marin County Bicycle Coalitions, Bay Area Ridge Trail

Community:

Sausalito Pedestrian & Cycling Committee, Safe Routes to School

Hobbies:

Mountain Biking, Skiing, Hiking, Home Automation and World Travel

Personality:

Innovative, Enthusiastic, Adventurous, Strategic, Adaptive, Funny-ish (ENTP)


aaron.roller@aawhere.com 

415.902.6338

about.me/aaron.roller