Brian
Software Development
11+ years experience

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.
Ruby 4+ yrs
Javascript 4+ yrs
Java 11+ yrs
Ruby on Rails 4+ yrs
React 4+ yrs
Redux 4+ yrs
Node.js 4+ yrs
AWS Beanstalk 4+ yrs
Webpack 4+ yrs
Certified Scrum Master 11+ 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