GUy talmor

Lead Android Developer

Skills

Skills

Android

Over 6 years as a full time Android developer working on several apps with good knowledge of UI, Networking and UX design. An avid Android user and a a bit of a gadget freak... :)

General

Technological geek... Worked with many technologies such as C++, MFC, COM, Perl, Python and always eager to learn more and expand my knowledge. 

Scrum Management

Lead scrum teams of up to 8 people both R&D and QA. Managed tasks and task assignments, reports to management and interfacing with other teams.

Web Technologies

Developed websites as well as hybrid mobile solutions. Good knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Backbone, Node.js and others.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2013 - May 2015

Lead Android Developer

Bizzabo

Leading the development of Bizzabo's Android client, an app for events. The app includes information about the event (schedule, speakers, sponsors, etc) as well as being an in-event social networking and messaging platform.

As the sole developer I was in charge of all architecture, development and testing issues as well as assisting with the development of the product itself together with the product manager. 

Also spent a few months assisting the web development of Bizzabo's web platform and gained experience is web technologies such as Backbone, JQuery, Node.js and many web libraries. 

2011 - 2013

Senior Android Developer

Conduit

Working on both Conduit's platform for applications (COMO) and the Android Lock Screen solution (First). First is an all Android application designed to bring news updates to the lock screen, COMO is a hybrid solution written with PhoneGap and is a platform for customers to create apps across many platforms.

2007 - 2010

Senior Developer & Scrum Master

ICQ

Lead a team of 8 people that was in charge of customizing and localizing ICQ Windows client and then moved to lead and develop the mobile clients of ICQ (J2ME and Android). Mobile team had 3 people (both QA and R&D).

As a scrum master I was responsible for managing the tasks of the team as well as being the interface to other teams and senior management. Gained significant experience in the scrum methodology over this time.

2005 - 2006

Senior Developer

Random Logic

A member of a group developing servers for the gaming departments. Responsible for several proxy and database servers. Development done in C++/Windows. 

1997 - 2004

Developer

Mercury Interactive

During a period of 7 years I took part in several projects, the most notable are the development of Java support for Mercury's functional testing tools (WinRunner, QTP) and a WAP solution for the load testing tool - LoadRunner.

Work on these projects enhanced my knowledge of C++ and Java as well as testing methodologies and automatic testing. 

Education

Education
1996 - 1999

M.Sc. Computer Science

Hebrew University, Jerusalem
1993 - 1995

B.Sc Computer Science

Hebrew University, Jerusalem