Chicago, Illinois, US
Chicago, Illinois, US
Born software architect and entrepreneur, endlessly hungry to learn something new, and driven by unstoppable determination to reach a given goal. In my 30+ years of being intimately engaged in the amazing art of software creation, I have built and helped others create beautiful products and solutions. I specialize in the latest cloud technologies and can design, architect, and implement highly scalable and efficient solutions from the ground up. Additionally, I have a proven track-record of building and managing successful development teams, both onsite and offshore.
Senior Cloud Solution Architect / Advisor / Consultant / CTO For Hire
September 2017 - Today
After being involved in various start-up companies for the last 15 years, as a technology leader I developed very unique set of skills that allow me to design, architect and implement entire cloud solutions quickly and right the first time around. I am helping companies with their cloud needs as well as advising technology departments on technology strategies and best practices.
Chief Technology Officer / Co-Founder
February 2012 - September 2017
Business executive responsible for the company’s technological vision. Architected a complete advertising analytics solution to ingest billions of daily transactions. Implemented measurement technologies for viewability, conversion tracking and attribution. Successfully completed two MRC accreditations for display and video viewability measurement. Integrated various vendors for fraud detection, data feeds, etc. Managed a team of onsite and offshore engineers.
VP of Engineering / Founder
August 2009 - January 2012
Founder of a unique B2C advertising platform allowing small businesses to purchase highly configurable promotional campaigns based on the group buying analogy (Groupon / Living Social). Network rewards users/participants for their loyalty in the program by awarding them with points. Collected points can be later redeemed for actual products on the AdLoyal Network. Ad network handled hundreds of millions of monthly impressions and reached about 60% of Internet users in Poland.
Chief Executive Officer / Founder
August 2008 - January 2012
Founder of a social network JakLeci (jakleci.pl) in early 2008, which later that year secured seed funding from VCs. Responsibilities included architecting and implementing highly scalable, dynamic platform supporting hundreds of thousands registered members and 100M+ monthly page views. All of the features on the site were implemented from the ground up. Additionally, I was responsible for managing company employees, moderators, as well as our clients.
Director of Software Engineering
April 2002 - August 2008
In charge of architecting and developing the entire application infrastructure from the ground up. Responsibilities included building & managing company's development team, future enhancements and product releases. Worked very closely with directors from other departments to meet company and client needs. In 2008, PeopleFilter was acquired and I decided to part ways and found a start-up.