Grab Media (acquired 8/2013 by blinkx)

March 12th, 2014

2012–Present Senior Product Architect – Video Syndication & Ad Platform
Provided technical architecture and product management for the video player at the center of Grab’s syndicated video platform, with 3 billion video streams per year. Architected and developed new video products for the Web publishing space, on pace to generate $50M in combined revenue over their first year. Led complete product cycle: from technical spec writing to UX architecture and UI design through development / developer management. Designed GrabPress, a WordPress VIP plugin and Grab’s first product with a consumer UI, which drove $5M additional ad revenue in its first year.
• Product vision and ideation, requirements and conceptual architecture
• Strategic and tactical problem solving across entire video syndication platform
• UX design and wireframing, visual interface design, and product branding
• Front-end development in Actionscript and HTML5 / CSS3, JavaScript / jQuery / Backbone.js
• Offshore developer management and design oversight