Jero Sutlović

Professional Skills

Engineering Leadership

  • Team mentorship with a focus on growth mindset to achieve career goals
  • Team building – Candidate selection, recruiting, interviewing and integration
  • Translation of business requirements into clear technical requirements

Software Engineering

  • Software Polyglot (Python, Ruby, Javascript, Android/Java, C, Lua, etc.)
  • Expert in designing and implementing full-stack web applications
  • Experienced in breaking down large systems into manageable tasks

Quality and Automation

  • Automated quality assurance – unit testing, functional testing, E2E testing
  • Deployment and process automation using DevOps principles
  • Experienced with Docker, ansible, and major cloud providers (AWS, Azure)


Staff Engineer — Ada

Jan 2022Present
  • Research and proof of concept of organisation-level API gateway

Senior Engineer — Red Thread Innovations

May 2019Jan 2022
  • Architecture of a new PaaS product
  • Supported in technical strategy and definition of a technical roadmap
  • Led full-stack integration of a new product with existing SSO system
  • Strategically supported the business as a team augment for a client

Director, Engineering — WE Charity

Dec 2018May 2019
  • Lead architect for Engineering division, supporting all engineering products
  • Supported division restructure and new initiatives for engineering growth

Director, Platform Engineering — WE Charity

Feb 2017Dec 2018
  • Built and led a team of engineers in designing and developing a platform of REST APIs
  • Guided multiple Agile teams as engineering lead or product owner
  • Defined new SOPs for engineering deployment with a new DevOps team
  • Spearheaded infrastructure consolidation and migration to Azure and Docker
  • Worked with internal and external partners to develop a loyalty program
  • Defined a new engineering hiring process

Tech Lead — Kinetic Cafe

Oct 2015Feb 2017
  • Lead a Scrum team of 2-5 engineers in designing and building a social network API
  • Responsible for communicating team delivery and estimations to all stakeholders
  • Maintain engineering quality while delivering on deadlines

Platform Engineer — Kinetic Cafe

Dec 2014Oct 2015
  • Designed and implemented an authentication microservice and API gateway
  • Design an e-commerce cart and ordering system backend

Software Developer — Top Hat

Jun 2012Nov 2014
  • Redesign purchasing and subscriptions handling for financial accuracy and UX
  • Created native Android app to improve customer reach and usability


Sheridan College

Sep 2011May 2012
  • Software Development and Network Engineering
  • 4.0 GPA