Chris Ledden

Austin, Texas, US

Chris's Skills
Product Management
Technical
Background

About Chris

A VP Technology, Senior iOS Developer and Mobile Technical Architect with a passion for creating beautiful and immersive mobile experiences. I love working and partnering with startups that have great business models, go-getters at the helm and are really looking to change the game.

Current technologies I am working with include:
* iOS App Development using Objective-C/Cocoa Touch;
* Parse.com
* Heroku

Current Apps in the App Store that I have written:
Kelly Pool Manager - https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kelly-pool-manager/id561411422?mt=8
The Daily Hundred - http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/the-daily-hundred/id549915561?mt=8
NestPix - http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/nestpix/id509152044?mt=8
Live OCD Free - http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/live-ocd-free/id509337840?mt=8


Previous Technologies that I have extensive experience with include:
* jQuery/jQuery Mobile, HTML 5, CSS 3 for web app development;
* Joomla & Drupal CMS;
* Web Server Development using Ruby on Rails;
* Microsoft Client Development using VB.NET / C#;
* Document Management Systems using FileNET, Documentum & Captiva

Professional Skills I posses include:
* Team Leadership - I have been in several roles where I have managed small teams, including recruiting, performance management, scheduling and conflict resolution;
* Great communicator and a people person - I have given hundreds of software presentations, demos and training courses of the years
* Experience in both Agile & Waterfall environments, and have been responsible for leading new teams implementing either one of these methodologies;

Specialties: Software Architecture & Design
iPhone/iPad Development
Web Server Development - Ruby on Rails and ASP.NET
Web Development - HTML 5, CSS 3, jQuery
Document Management Systems

Work Experience

Founder

Big Sky Code Academy

April 2016 - December 2016