11+ years experience

Software Development
Project Management
Product Management
I am the founder of Flexhire and am an Irish computer scientist and entrepreneur based in New York City. We created Flexhire to help talented people all over the world to find meaningful work and to help companies quickly find and manage great talent. I love technology and it has enabled me to have a fascinating career as both an entrepreneur and in major US companies. With Flexhire I want to help bring similar opportunities to people all over the world.
Java 11+ yrs
Certified Scrum Master 11+ yrs
Ruby 4+ yrs
Javascript 4+ yrs
Ruby on Rails 4+ yrs
React 4+ yrs
Redux 4+ yrs
Node.js 4+ yrs
AWS Beanstalk 4+ yrs
Webpack 4+ yrs

Founder, Flexhire

2018 - 2019

Oversight of all aspects of the businesss

Global CTO & CIO, Standard Industries

2017 - 2018

Ran global IT strategy with a $150mn budget and 500 team across 80 countries

Global VP Digital Innovation, Pepsico

2015 - 2017

Founding member of ecommerce global team. Ran digital innovation for Fortune top 25 company

SVP, Technology, Jcpenney

2012 - 2015

Lead >$1bn website and all omnichannel strategy

CEO, Motive

2011 - 2012

Built and grew a VR focused NY startup to have great clients and award winning tech

Team Lead, Canada Life

2007 - 2011

Lead strong team developing pan european financial services products in Insurance space

Team Lead, Architect, Cape Software

2003 - 2007

Lead a strong dev team and architected cutting edge telco solutions

Software Developer, Aurium

2001 - 2003

Became a strong Java dev

Computer Science, Trinity College Dublin Tcd

2000 - 2001

Masters Degree, First Class Honors

Management Science & Information Systems, Trinity College Dublin Tcd

1996 - 2000

First Class Honors, Foundation Scholar, Gold Medalist