Jeffrey Algera

Jeffrey Algera

Work History

Work History
Apr 2014 - Present

Founder

Principal LA LLC
Full-stack Product Development We build for mobile and web with a specialization in iOS. We focus on rapid prototyping and expedited delivery of MVPs for distribution across an enterprise platform as well as the iTunes App Store. We deliver production level apps with install bases of 200k+ users. We integrate with PaaS backends and develop additional Node.JS and Python backends when appropriate. MongoDB is our remote datastore of choice. Client list, contact information and current projects are listed at http://principal.la
Aug 2012 - Aug 2013

Senior Creative Developer (iOS)

AKQA
Fly Delta for iPad - full life-cycle development Strategist and Senior Developer implementing development of new features, large-scale refactoring across multiple deployed and developed sections of code. Communicate closely with on and offshore teams for Development, QA, Accounts and Senior Management teams Also FlyDelta (iPhone) and Verizon. Instruments (Allocations, VM Tracker, Leaks) UIKit, AFNetworking, CoreAnimation, memory management strategies, Facebook and Twitter integration, JSON parsing, REST communication investigation to multiple distributed systems. JIRA and GitHub.
Feb 2012 - Aug 2012

Freelance iOS Developer

The Designory
Worked on the Subaru account for 2013 BRZ, Legacy, Outback, WRX and Forester model iPad apps. Developed and delivered to the iTunes App Store several successful builds and iterations of these iPad apps. Reworked and revamped an earlier framework that was built for early iOS 4 into a newer framework to account for latest advancements in the iOS framework. Worked with several teams - accounts, business intelligence and closely with their associated managers.
Aug 2011 - Feb 2012

iOS and Web Application Development

Clear-Media
iOS mobile application and web service development for B2B clients and the B2C populace. Worked on Appetites, Easy As Pie, StandOut+ and Echograph iOS applications and their associated server backends.

Education

Education
Jan 2005 - Jan 2007

MA

City University of New York City College
Classical Music Composition
2000 - 2003

BA

Calvin College
1998 - 2000

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Skills

Skills

iOS Development

iPad

iPhone

REST

Android

JSON

Linux

iOS

iOS development

Mobile Devices

Software Development

Agile Methodologies

Start-ups

Web Applications

Mobile Applications

Entrepreneurship

C#

Objective-C