John Hall

DuPont, Washington, US

John's Skills
Product Management
Technical
Programming
Business Development
Design
Finance
Fundraising
Management
Marketing
Operations
Sales
Strategy
User Experience
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group

36-55

Work Experience

CEO

Simple Robots Inc.

February 2015 - Today

Responsible for all aspects of the company. Currently looking for a co-founder who is skilled in marketing and sales.

Software Development Manager

Amazon

August 2010 - January 2015

Initially responsible for the entire B2B tech team. Responsibilities later became more focused as organization grew. • Responsible for designing and delivering ordering and core services for Amazon Business Accounts including account management, approval workflows, and business reporting. Launched October 2014 on Amazon.com. • Conceived, designed, and delivered Purchase Delegation account sharing system Launched January 2012 on Amazon.com. • Managed the technical deprecation of the corporate accounts system by migrating order history reports, line of credit purchasing features and then corporate customer accounts to Amazon's retail checkout system • Manged team of up to 10 engineers. • Successfully promoted 3 software developers and 1 quality assurance engineer. • Hired 3 contractors to fill short term gaps. • Successfully completed Amazon Bar Raiser interview and decision facilitation training. Evaluated over 1000 candidates. Primary mentor for 3 other Bar Raisers. Recognized as one of top 10 most active Bar Raisers within the company.

Software Engineer

Amazon

June 2008 - June 2011

Software Engineer

Hewlett-Packard

June 1999 - March 2006

Founder

Third Epic Inc.

April 2006 - May 2008

Founding Partner

HexDump Development Inc.

May 1997 - May 1999

Education

University of Idaho

MS, Computer Science

2002 - 2003

Washington State University

BS, Computer Science

1995 - 1999