Pierre Killy, Coordination Developer in Lidingö, Sweden
Pierre Killy

Coordination Developer in Lidingö, Sweden

Member since September 17, 2016
Writing code since the age of eight, Pierre's love of technology has led him to earn a master's degree in computer science. From pure engineering to building processes for CI and CD on heavy-loaded infrastructure at Viadeo (100+ production servers), he co-founded a startup company as CTO. Pierre is a dedicated, enthusiastic leader, a creative solution-maker and a web engineering expert with more than a decade of experience.
Pierre is now available for hire

Portfolio

  • Hot-Take
    Agile Software Development, Engineering Software, Leadership, CTO, Firebase...
  • Earnest
    Amazon Web Services (AWS), Agile Software Development, Scrum...
  • Kwalito
    Agile Software Development, Software as a Service (SaaS)...

Experience

Location

Lidingö, Sweden

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Git, Linux, Node.js

The most amazing...

...thing I've built is the whole infrastructure, REST API, and mobile app for the startup I co-founded as a CTO, along with the team I recruited.

Employment

  • CTO

    2019 - 2019
    Hot-Take
    • Advised on MVP definition and roadmap.
    • Served as a hands-on CTO.
    • Evaluated and chose the technologies to use according to the vision of the company.
    • Consulted on upcoming crowdfunding.
    • Built the MVP.
    Technologies: Agile Software Development, Engineering Software, Leadership, CTO, Firebase, AngularJS, Ionic, Progressive Web Applications (PWA), PWA
  • Senior Full-stack JavaScript Engineer

    2016 - 2019
    Earnest
    • Created new microservices (API).
    • Developed new features.
    • Designed and implemented portfolio audit tools.
    • Improved the existing algorithms.
    • Fixed bugs.
    Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Agile Software Development, Scrum, Software as a Service (SaaS), Engineering Software, Leadership, PostgreSQL, AWS, AngularJS, Node.js
  • Co-founder | CTO

    2014 - 2016
    Kwalito
    • Hired and managed a team of five in France and abroad.
    • Defined and implemented the technical architecture of the project.
    • Conceived and deployed the AWS back-end infrastructure based on Node.js.
    • Developed the API for our B2B partners.
    • Created the hybrid (Ionic) Android and iOS mobile applications.
    • Took an active part in company's vision, mission, business model and strategic partnerships.
    Technologies: Agile Software Development, Software as a Service (SaaS), Engineering Software, Leadership, Coordination, Remote Team Leadership, CTO, Cordova, Ionic, AngularJS, MongoDB, MySQL, Node.js
  • Head of Production Rollout

    2011 - 2014
    Viadeo
    • Migrated the rollout process from an archaic, handmade, untested, and very time-consuming monthly rollout to a daily, continuously integrated, unit-tested, build-promoted and smooth rollout process.
    • Coordinated every rollout of the platform including the website, the intern-use back offices, and batches.
    • Defined the processes with the product, development, infrastructure, localization, and quality teams before and after each rollout in order to improve and guaranty its quality.
    • Industrialized and optimized the continuous integration, and the release and rollout procedures.
    Technologies: Agile Software Development, Scrum, Software as a Service (SaaS), Engineering Software, Leadership, Coordination, Remote Team Leadership, Debian Linux, Content Delivery Networks (CDN), Memcached, JavaScript, MySQL, Apache Tomcat, Jakarta EE, Java
  • Founder

    2011 - 2011
    EasyNetwork.in
    • Built EasyNetwork.in which was a centralized platform to manage all your social media profiles: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Viadeo.
    • Designed and developed the product fully.
    Technologies: Engineering Software, CTO, MySQL, Google App Engine, Jakarta EE, Java, CSS, HTML, JavaScript
  • IT Infrastructure Manager

    2010 - 2011
    Pixvisio
    • Maintained and improved the back-end infrastructure to absorb a growing charge.
    • Organized and optimized the production rollouts.
    • Defined the testing procedure and guaranteed its application.
    • Managed a team of two.
    Technologies: Bash, Jakarta EE, Java, Apache Tomcat, Debian Linux
  • Web Project Manager

    2007 - 2011
    Pixvisio
    • Designed and developed the localized Kizoa website in five languages and the administration interface for the marketing team.
    • Optimized the SEO.
    • Created the Kizoa slideshow viewer for Facebook and for Philiips NetTV.
    • Co-defined the company's KPIs.
    Technologies: Engineering Software, Debian Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP, jQuery, CSS, HTML, JavaScript
  • Embedded Software Engineer

    2007 - 2009
    Pixvisio
    • Validated the hardware provided by our supplier.
    • Ported the Linux kernel on the hardware.
    • Developed specific Linux drivers.
    • Designed and implemented a type of photo frame management software (daemons).
    Technologies: Engineering Software, Hardware, C, C++, Linux Kernel

Experience

  • Kwalito

    I founded and built from scratch the company, Kwalito.

    Healthy living starts on your plate and with Kwalito it becomes easy!

    Our mobile application verifies the composition of food products simply by scanning their barcode. If you are allergic, intolerant, vegetarian, vegan, pregnant, or simply want to eat healthily, Kwalito is made for all of you who, like me, read ingredients lists before buying.

    Available free of charge for Android and iOS on http://bit.ly/kwalito

    Alumni of Numa Sprint (Season 7) and Koudetat The Family. Kwalito were also integrated with Smart Food Paris, the first Food Tech incubator of Paris & Co (Incubators of the City of Paris).

  • easyNetwork.in

    easyNetworkin was a centralized platform to manage all your social media profiles: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Viadeo.

  • Node.js Best Practices and Tips by Toptal Developers (Publication)
    This resource contains a collection of Node.js best practices and Node.js tips provided by our Toptal network members.
  • Node.js Best Practices and Tips by Toptal Developers (Publication)
    This resource contains a collection of Node.js best practices and Node.js tips provided by our Toptal network members.
  • Node.js Best Practices and Tips by Toptal Developers (Publication)
    This resource contains a collection of Node.js best practices and Node.js tips provided by our Toptal network members.
  • Node.js Best Practices and Tips by Toptal Developers (Publication)
    This resource contains a collection of Node.js best practices and Node.js tips provided by our Toptal network members.
  • Node.js Best Practices and Tips by Toptal Developers (Publication)
    This resource contains a collection of Node.js best practices and Node.js tips provided by our Toptal network members.

Skills

  • Languages

    JavaScript, Sass, SQL, HTML, Bash, CSS, TypeScript, Java, PHP, C++, C
  • Libraries/APIs

    Node.js, Passport.js, React, jQuery, AngularUI
  • Paradigms

    RESTful Development, REST, Scrum, Agile Software Development, Microservices, Test-driven Development (TDD)
  • Platforms

    Debian Linux, Linux, Jakarta EE, Google App Engine, Firebase, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Visual Studio Code
  • Storage

    MySQL, PostgreSQL, Memcached, MongoDB, CouchDB
  • Other

    APIs, CTO, RESTful APIs, Leadership, HTTP, Engineering Software, Software as a Service (SaaS), Coordination, Certified Scrum Master, Agile Coaching, Engineering Management, Product Management, Single-page Applications (SPA), Progressive Web Applications (PWA), Remote Team Leadership, 3D Printing, Cordova, Content Delivery Networks (CDN), Linux Kernel, Hardware, AWS, PWA, Scrum Master, Angular Bootstrap
  • Frameworks

    Express.js, AngularJS, Ionic, React Native, Bootstrap
  • Tools

    NPM, GitHub, cURL Command Line Tool, WebStorm, Git, Apache Tomcat, Apache

Education

  • Certificate (in progress) in MongoDB for Node.js
    2016 - 2016
    MongoDB University - Online (https://university.mongodb.com/)
  • Training in Entrepreneurship & Growth Hacking
    2015 - 2015
    TheFamily - Paris, France
  • Training in Search Engine Optimization
    2008 - 2008
    Ranking Metrics - Paris, France
  • Master's degree in Computer Science and Networks
    2002 - 2005
    CFA Ingénieurs 2000 (ESIPE) - Paris, France

Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Master
    OCTOBER 2020 - PRESENT
    Scrum Alliance

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