Ian Maddox

Seattle, Washington, US

Hands on technical leader
Ian's Skills
Product Management
Technical
Programming
Sales
Marketing
Management
Finance
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

About Ian

I'm a hands-on technical leader and team builder looking for a team who needs a top-notch MVP and technical platform. I've founded, managed, or worked at many startups and have had several good exits.

Work Experience

CTO

BookRags

February 2010 - February 2015

● Source and hire a full technical team ● Create a positive and productive team culture ● Implement a custom framework, close dozens of pre-existing security vulnerabilities, and reduce pre-cache server-side processing time from over 2 seconds to less than 200ms in the first two months of work ● Design and implement multi-year strategy to eliminate massive legacy codebase ● Design and implement migration of legacy IT infrastructure to a best-in-class scalable and secure AWS architecture ● Ensure ongoing PCI and SOX compliance ● Manage team budget and headcount ● Act as information conduit between tech-focused team members external groups such as marketing, product management, sales, and auditors ● Support technical handoff during and after company sale

CEO

Joule Inc

January 2015 - October 2016

● Define core product ● Create business model ● Hire a team of 9 full and part-time co-founders ● Lead fundraising, initial marketing, HR, etc ● Create architecture for web, mobile, and BI platforms ● Deliver, maintain, and manage vehicle fleet

Solutions Architect - Google Cloud

Google

January 2017 - Today

Teach big business how to protect their most sensitive data in the cloud.

Certification

Google Certified Professional Cloud Architect

Google

Google Professional Cloud Security Engineer

Google

Google Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer

Google

Google Professional Cloud Developer

Google

Google Certified Professional Data Engineer

Google

Scrum Master

Scrum Alliance

Internal Security Assessor (ISA)

PCI Security Standards Council

Accelerator/Incubator

SURF

Co-working Space

SURF Incubator

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