YARON GUEZ

Email:

yaron.guez@gmail.com

Phone:

781-249-4709

URL:

www.trestian.com

www.crypteron.com

LinkedIn:

linkedin.com/in/yaronguez

Twitter:

twitter.com/yaronguez

Skype:

Yaron.guez

GitHub:

http://github.com/yaronguez/

MISSION STATEMENT

I am a software architect and product manager with 12+ years of experience crafting technological solutions to complex problems and leading teams. I have worked in an enterprise environment, co-founded and led product development at startups, and run a successful product development and innovation firm that consults with dozens of clients with varying goals and budgets. My goal is to use my deep understanding of product development, years of cross-discipline experience and strengths in management and strategy to manage a technical product, balancing product vision with technical implementation.

EXPERIENCE

Co-Founder and Chief Software Architect - Crypteron

San Diego, CA — August, 2014 to Present

Launched a data security platform for custom enterprise applications. Crypteron allows C#, Java and Scala developers to add military-grade data-security to their applications in minutes instead of months. Crypteron transparently handles encryption, tamper protection, key storage / distribution / caching / rotation, data migration, multi-tenancy, and access control rules.

Architected the key management solution and SaaS subscription model in .NET running on Microsoft Azure, with an AngularJS dashboard powered by WebAPI and a WordPress powered marketing website. Manage development and marketing team of interns and consultants. Lead product management including user experience, onboarding optimization and gamification, inbound and outbound marketing strategy, highly targeted advertising campaigns, aggregate and granular application analytics, split testing, customer engagement, email automation, training webinars, and social media outreach.

Crypteron is an EvoNexus portfolio company. Attended numerous startup workshops and mentoring sessions during two years at Southern California’s premiere incubator.  www.crypteron.com 

Co-Founder and Director of Technology - Trestian

San Diego, CA — March, 2010 to Present

Lead a product development & innovation strategy firm, employing a team of developers and partnering with design firms and marketing agencies. Trestian helps startups, small businesses, and large organizations such as Verifone and the University of Washington launch products, websites, applications and campaigns. Worked on dozens of projects with varying business goals and budgets including an investment firm seeking to expand to China, a videogame studio coping with the traffic of a $4M+ Kickstarter campaign, and an online magazine seeking to monetize a community of 750,000 college students.  www.trestian.com

Chief Software Architect - MedAdaptics

San Diego, CA — March, 2013 to June, 2015

Architected and co-developed a response guided medication therapy application for cancer patients powered by PHP, CodeIgniter, Bootstrap and jQuery. Managed a team of contract designers and developers.  www.medadaptics.com 

Software Developer - Bridgewater Associates

Westport, CT — July 2006 to November 2008

Developed enterprise software at the largest hedge fund in the world, known for its fiercely demanding work environment and radical transparency. Honed skills in C#, .NET, SQL Server, SQL Server Reporting Services, Object Oriented Design, UML, Test Driven Development, Agile methodology, and the Software Development Life Cycle. Developed client service software for handling automated report generation, centralized data diagnostics, and position attribution calculation. Attended 8-month training course in financial market mechanics. Overhauled software documentation and training material.  www.bwater.com 


Product Manager - Fog Creek Software

New York, NY — Summer 2005

Co-managed three developers during 12-week internship to develop and market a web application from scratch as the subject of documentary film, “Aardvark'd: 12 Weeks with Geeks” (IMDB). Under the tutelage of, Joel Spolsky - founder of Stack Overflow and Trello, tech writer and one of the original developers of Microsoft Excel - oversaw branding, pricing, sales copy, press relations, interface design, user acceptance testing, and online marketing.  - www.copilot.com 

SKILLS

  • Product Management
  • Innovation Strategy
  • Team Leadership
  • C#, ASP.NET and WebAPI
  • PHP
  • JavaScript
  • WordPress plugin development
  • MySQL
  • Microsoft SQL Server and Reporting Services
  • AngularJS
  • CodeIgniter
  • Laravel
  • API Driven Development
  • jQuery
  • MailChimp - Automation, API, Segmentation
  • KnockoutJS
  • HTML 5 / CSS 3
  • MixPanel including API integration

  • Linux / Apache / cPanel / Server Admin
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Git
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Google Adwords + Remarketing
  • Facebook Advertising
  • Google Analytics
  • C and C++
  • Object Oriented Design Patterns
  • Unified Modeling Language (UML) Certified
  • Subversion and Git Source Control
  • Algorithm Design and Analysis
  • Perl
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Network Administration and Troubleshooting
  • Technical Writing
  • Graphic design

EDUCATION

Yale University

B.A. in Computer Science, 2006

ACTIVITIES