Summary

I am a technological veteran with many years experience mainly with distributes systems, mobile technologies and the web.

I am fascinated by the digital culture in both the internet and mobile worlds, and love to define and start projects in their early days. I am great with establishing various kinds of teams, creating a great, productive atmosphere and leverage a good Karma to great products.

Short Summary

  • Over 14 years experience in software engineering . 
  • A lot of experience in server side architectures and projects (both applicative and infrastructure layers)
  • Highly experienced in establishing products and processes aligned with both the organization and its customers' needs 

Work History

Work History

Chief System Architect

Amobee

Amobee is the first company to deliver a unified, Telco-grade system for funding mobile content and

communications through advertising revenues. 

As an architect I was responsible for defining the system with both our marketing group and potential customers as well as aligning them with R&D plans and capabilities. 

I was responsible for designing the first mobile ads' server, we used various technologies from Java (ad server), .NET for the campaign management system, mobile SDKs and more..

I was cooperating with customers (usually mobile carriers architects and CTOs) to define  mobile advertising on its early days - we had brainstorms with Vodafone, Telefonica, HP teams and more

Co-Founder

WebVolcano

WebVolcano is a software consultancy group, and we are also running few in house projects.

Among our most interesting in-house projects:

1) DealPly (http://www.dealply.com) - DealPly is a real time shopping comparison service. 

DealPly serves today over 1M users worldwide, implemented as a distributed system over Amazon's cloud.

The is implemented using various Java technologies, database types (relational - for ad server, document based for tracking) and web technologies (flash, jquery and more)  

2) VeriMob (http://www.verimob.com) - VeriMob is a video ads' serving platform for mobile.

It consist of server side ad server connected to online agencies in various video protocols, and SDKs for mobile developers (iOS & Android). VeriMob handles 2 major challenges: video formats' adaptation, and video serving on mobile. 

Sep 2006 - Oct 2008

Co Founder & CTO

Create Calls

Creative Calls produced a breaking thorough technology inonline live assistance, the most advanced and holisticco-browsingtechnology of its time, in addition we supplied a VOIP switchboard to based on Asterisk

Our system was a combination of high end web technology and VOIP system, application was implemented mainly in Java (and a little directly in Asterisk) 

I lead the R&D group in closing v1.0,and managed the delivery of the 1st instalattions.

Iraised fundsfrom Yossi Vardi and few other private angels.

Iestablished relationswith few potential customers such asAIGIsrael.

I established relations with few potential partners:call centervendor & ad networks.

May 2001 - Mar 2005

R&D Group Manager

Comverse

Comverse is the world’s leading provider of software and systems enabling network-based messaging and content value-added services, converged billing and IP communications. 

I started in Comverse as a junior team leader with a humble task to establish a new messaging infrastructure in Comverse.

Today the platform runs as the infrastructure of 3 Comverse divisions (SMS, MMS and IM) with install base through out the world and sales of over 100M$ / yr