Kyle is an experienced technology executive leader specialized in software architecture and product management in
the context of startups and turnarounds. Past teams range from small 4 person engineering teams to 45 person fully
remote, multi-disciplinary departments distributed around the world. Kyle is comfortable interacting directly with
customers, investors, and boards, and has significant enterprise training and university-level teaching experience.
He has an extensive software engineering background including quality, architecture, operations, and support across
multiple platforms including native C, enterprise Java, iOS, Android, Angular, and NodeJS.
Chief Technology Officer
Led engineering team and payment product through an adversarial company leadership transition.
Secured secondary seed round through conception and execution of product roadmap.
next-generation payment platform
designed platform, led project, and personally implemented purely RESTful web services
created modular monolith architecture allowing simple present-day operations and easy future microservice segregation
legacy payment platform
fixed long-standing defects and improved user experience
ported website off a proprietary platform
Took multiple products through conception, market analysis, MVP, pivots, public rollout, and end of life.
web-based private sales platform
spatial web conferencing solution
online test proctoring service
parking rewards and loyalty system
algorithmic horse racing analysis tool
high-frequency sports gambling news
Vice President, Engineering
Saved biggest customer deal ever by commissioning and leading a tiger team to address critical platform concerns.
Created a growth engineering culture through an internal technical conference and regular targeted training sessions.
Radically increased engineering capabilities by introducing a new interview process and removing failing team members.
Improved project outcomes by replacing uniform cargo-cult scrum process with personalized per-team agile processes.
Successfully integrated Synlio product and team into Building Engines' commercial real-estate management platform in only two weeks.
Chief Technology Officer
Exited through acquisition by Building Engines for platform integration.
Owned business operations and strategy for 12 months pre-acquisition.
Successfully pivoted from service provider network product to RFP management product.
Grew from team of one engineer to multi-disciplinary team of 12 over four years.
Achieved "five nines" of uptime over four years of operation.
rfp management system
conceived, designed, implemented, deployed, maintained, and operated the system
composed simple layered architectures both in client and server