Luke Edward Ollett 949.371.5292

Someecards, Inc
Software Developer - October 2013 to Current
  • Complete build of CMS to manage cards and posts for the editing team using AngularJS and creating RESTful API.
  • Silex Framework with Doctrine ORM
  • Managing and migrating a 20 gig database
  • Phpunit tests for the backend and Selenium tests for AngularJS front end.
  • SCRUM methodologies.
Varuno Solutions
Managing Director - 2008 to Current
  • Custom software solutions for your greatest ideas.
  • Mobile development
  • Customized Wordpress Development
  • Voice Over IP office telephone installations using Asterisk.
  • Linux server administration.
  • deployments. Help clients understand and adopt an online and more effecient way to manage their business using a bespoke customer relationship management implementation. PHP customizations and bespoke integrations into existing business systems.
TapThere, Inc
Chief Architect - 2012 to 2013
  • TapThere is a location based live broadcasting platform that lets you see what others see.
  • Manage a team of web and iOS programmers both in the office and remotely.
  • Build API to support both web and mobile clients.
  • Wowza Media Server to stream live content from phones to both web and other mobile phones.
  • Node.JS and Socket.IO server to provide instant communication to all the mobile and web clients.
  • Helped company raise $1mm funding.
  • Build scalable and fault tolerant systems with Amazon EC2
Mobile Gates
VP of Development Operations - November 2011 to September 2012
  • Oversee and participate in the technology and software operations of the company.
  • Manage, implement, and support multiple software projects and their associated teams.
    • GPS Daily Deals - Android Application, iOS, mobile web, Web
    • Verizon applications. Available from the verizon market place.
  • Administer two-tier server and database architecture for redundancy and replication.
  • PHP, HTML5, JS/CSS, MySQL, Android Java, Objective C
Shiva Media
Chief Technical Officer - 2009 to 2011
  • Management of off shore development and design teams in India and Chile and being the principal developer and designer.
  • Designed, developed, and support the AppWerks application creation system offered by Shiva Media. Appwerks provides a user friendly, visually based experience to rapidly turn an idea into an app.
    • With AppWerks we have released 30 applications that are available in the Android and Apple smart phone market places. In the month of March 2011, our applications received 1.7 million page views equating to 43 thousand unique visitors.
    • CodeIgniter PHP Project with a MySQL database. HTML and Javascript are heavily used for the mobile application logic. 25k lines of code.
    • Java Android applications and Objective C iPhone applications. Using
Change and Configuration Management Consultant - 2005 to 2008
  • I was the Bobs from Office Space. My job was to fly around the country each week so I could analyze and improve and implement the internal software and business processes and workflows of some of the worlds largest companies.
  • Panasonic Avionics saved $10 million in one year after my deployment of their parts purchasing business process.
  • Daily Perl coding to automate the IBM Rational Change product.
  • Prepared week long training courses for classes of up to 30 students.
  • Linux Server and Informix Database administration and management.
  • Part time IBM Rational DOORS consultant that specialized in requirements and document management amongst large development teams.
  • Companies worked with: Chrysler, GM, Panasonic, Toyota, Northrop Grumman, NASA, Booze Allen, Channel Advisor, Hamilton Sundstrand, SAIC, Securaplane
Expitrans Inc
Web/System Programmer - 2005
  • PHP merchant services web programming.
K. Hovnanian Homes
Information Systems Engineer - 2003 to 2004
  • Managed and maintained a 200+ computer network and 200+ phone/fax lines.
  • Citrix Server Administration.
Hollywoodcenter Studios
Telecommunications Technician - Summer of 1999
  • A summer well spent wiring a newly constructed movie studio with Phone/Coaxial/Fiber/Network/Electricity.
University of California, Irvine - 2001 to 2005
Bachelor of Science in Information and Computer Science with a specialization in Networking and Distributed Systems
Fluent Spanish Speaker
I read, write, and speak Spanish at a fluent level.
  • Master of PHP, Symfony, Silex, Doctrine, and CodeIgniter
  • Master Javascript, AngularJS, Node.JS, Socket.IO, and JQuery
  • JAVA, PERL, Objective C, Python, Ruby
  • Amazon EC2 Deployments
  • Asterisk VOIP System
  • SugarCRM, TigerCRM
  • Wordpress
  • MySQL
  • Phonegap mobile development
  • Git and SVN
  • IBM Rational Suite including DOORS and SYNERGY

I have lived in England, California, Chile, and Argentina.

I regularly race my bicycle over 100km averaging 42km/h. I have won races in three continents.

I have organized and cooked for 70 person dinners.

I scored a 690 on the GMAT examination with a perfect score in math and arithmetic.

I have a blog and we regularly do public blog readings.

I am in the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity.

I have climbed a mountain in Bolivia that was over 20k feet high.

I am a dual citizen holding passports from the United Kingdom and the United States.