Resume

ANTONY JEPSON (https://antonyjepson.co.uk) PDF version (latest as of 11 July 19)

SUMMARY
Passionate technical Product Owner with 9 years of experience in IT
Shipped multiple products that people love across broad market segments
Indie hacker with deep love of cloud computing and open source software development

EXPERIENCE
Binaural Waves, Principal Software Engineer
London, UK | November 2018 to Present
– Build an iOS app that promotes states of relaxation and focus through binaural beats and affirmations
– Write, debug, and test clear and maintainable Swift code controlling audio, concurrency, and sinusoid generation

Agoda, Product Manager
Bangkok, Thailand | November 2016 to April 2018
– Led cross-functional team of 12 responsible for building out the hotel reviews platform across app and web
– Doubled hotel review submission rate through A/B experimentation and push notifications.
– Voiced and understood customer concerns by conducting big data analysis (SQL, scripting, data visualisation and interpretation), interviewing customers at various hotels across Bangkok, and hosting user studies at user research labs
– Built and shipped critical backoffice infrastructure and front-end interface to allow 100,000+ hotels to respond and publish reviews on the Agoda website

Microsoft Program Manager
Redmond, Washington, United States | July 2012 to December 2015
– Redesigned and shipped critical Windows 10 speech, inking, and typing privacy settings to offer better transparency to the users of nearly 700M devices running Windows 10
– Drove significant improvement to customability of Windows Phone Camera by adding configurable quick buttons, receiving accolades from outlets like Techcrunch and Engadget
– Authored and maintained Windows Phone photo upload C# developer sample on MSDN
– Triaged 1000’s of customer self-hosting feedback improving overall quality of the product

Apple, Quality Assurance Intern
May 2010 – August 2010 | Cupertino, California, United States
– Built automated PHP/MySQL-based deployment tool to reduce manual testing time by 1000’s work-hours per month
– Develop PHP-based app package upload interface for remote manual testing

APCR-DRDL (FAMU), System Manager
August 2009 – May 2011 | Tallahassee, Florida, United States
– Managed multi-OS environment, configuring for interoperability and reliability, including appropriating and installing a new SAN configuration
– Researched and implemented intrusion detection monitoring software and documented easy to read security policy and terms of use for users
– Designed Disaster Recovery solution for user data, maintaining a 98% uptime SLA
– Led interaction with school’s IT department and gained several exemptions for our cluster due to their assessment of my capability, including remote access
– Managed 5 node Apple Xserve cluster running CentOS in a VirtualBox deployment
– Configured and installed research software for scientists, optimizing for multi-core and parallelized jobs (LAPACK, BLACS, Scilab, GNUPlot, MPI, etc.)

CORE COMPETENCIES
– Understanding code bases, hands-on SQL, agile development, delivering enterprise products, roadmap prioritisation, creating wireframes, working with designers and engineers, writing product specifications, collaboration and end-user documentation
– Linux, Gentoo, VMWare, Sketch, Word, SQL, Tableau, Microsoft Office, Xcode
– Product development, working in an evolving environment, developing product metrics

EDUCATION
Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida, United States
– 3.9 GPA | BSc Hons in Computer Engineering | April 2012