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Eric Daspet

Engineer, Product Manager, Programmer

Lyon, , France

Background

Startup Experience

Founded 1 startup

Age Group

36-55

About Eric

Looking for inspiring opportunities, with people having high standards of ethic, openness and technical excellence
Wanting to make the web and the world more open to everyone.
Experience in a (successful) startup as a co-funder/cto

Work Experience

CTO

La Ruche Qui Dit Oui ! – The Food Assembly

September 2015 - January 0

• Recruit, organize, lead and coach the technical team (Agile team of 15 to 25 developers, qa, sysadmin and product owners) • Set up the processes, practices and culture • Guide the product, defined the roadmap and the vision • Lead the technical communication • Participate in the product & service definition • Participate in the executive direction of the company • Define and follow the budget (~2M$) Technologies: Javascript, React, PHP, Symfony, PostgreSQL, HTML 5, mobile, Docker, AWS

Co-Founder, CTO

TEA, the ebook alternative

June 2011 - July 2015

• Built the company from the ground up to success (2.3+ M€ in 3 years) • Recruited, organized, led and coached the technical team (Agile team of 7, in a team of 10 tech people in total) • Technical architecture, expert programming • Set up the processes, practices and culture • Guided the product, defined the roadmap and the vision • Managed customers (b2b), partners, service and content providers • Led the technical communication • Participated in the product & service definition • Participated in executive direction of the company 3 years later the company has 20 employees and large brands as customers like Systeme U, Cultura, CDiscount… Technologies: Ruby, Javascript, PHP, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, API, REST, HTML 5 web apps, mobile apps, EPUB, …

Front-end Engineer

Yahoo!

September 2007 - July 2009

Architecture and front-end software development (HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP) Expertise in front-end web performance Work with agile methodologies, in English in an international team (5 countries) Technical excellency, High availability, High load

Founder

Paris Web

December 2003 - October 2012

Paris-Web is now an international event with more than 600 attendees each year, with leading international experts speaking. This is reference event in France for web technical conferences. With various roles among the years: • Built the event from the ground up, • Defined budget and kept it in line • Dealt with partners, sponsors, service providers • Built the program and selected the speakers • Led the staff team • Organized most of the aspect of the event

Author

PHP 5 avancé (book)

January 2004 - January 2013

Seven editions from 2004 to 2012 More than 25 000 books sold, bestseller in France Now rewritten as the new "PHP 7 avancé"

Education

ISEN (Engineering, France)

Master of Science in engineering

2002 - 2002