Apache Flex, Adobe Flash, AIR, ActionScript 3 Engineer
Software engineer with 8 years' experience with Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex) for cross-browser web apps that actually work; 4 years' experience with Adobe AIR for desktop (PC, Mac, Linux) and mobile apps (iOS, Android, Blackberry). Social and digital media specialist, 9 years' experience with Adobe Media Server for digital media distribution and interactive audio / video; 7 years' experience connecting to social media and networking platforms; 11 years' overall experience building the web.
References include fortune companies Adobe Systems, Walt Disney, VMware, Western Digital, and ground breaking startups Digisynd acquired by Disney, Adap.tv acquired by AOL, and theAudience co-founded by Sean Parker, William Morris Agency and Oliver Luckett.
Agile, scrum trained, very knowledgeable with good OOP design patterns, best practices, social media, the space and open APIs.
I combined the skills of an excellent Flex / ActionScript programmer with those of a proficient Flex designer (styling, skinning, and layout).
Since 2004, I have been focusing on the development of Web 2.0 Rich Internet Application (RIA) in a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) using Adobe Technologies, and since 2008 on the integration between Adobe Flex, AIR, Flash Media Server and social networks.
Multimedia and communication background; dynamic entrepreneurial spirit and startup attitude; advanced analysis capability, logical mind, multidisciplinary skills, creative thinking and European culture.
Design patterns, best practices and user experience are the current focus of my work as a developer.
Very good written skills (technical, marketing) in both English and French.