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

Web Application Development

  • 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

DevOps 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)

Experience

Senior Engineer — Red Thread Innovations

May 2019Oct 2019
  • Led technical integration of a new product with existing SSO system
  • Ensured application stability with locust load testing framework

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 building and designing a social network backend 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 middleware to enable SOA
  • 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

Education

Sheridan College

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