Achim von Neefe

Angestellt, Director of Engineering / Software Architect, Life360

Berkeley, United States of America

Skills

Internet
Java
PHP
Director
Manager
hands-on
J2E
Lucene
Android
iPhone
Ruby on Rails
EC2
RabbitMQ

Timeline

Professional experience for Achim von Neefe

  • Current 15 years and 9 months, since Jul 2008

    Director of Engineering / Software Architect

    Life360

    Architected and developed part of the server. Technologies used were Cake PHP, OAuth for API authentication and Erlang and RabbitMQ as the core of the messaging infrastructure. Worked on an Android mobile application for Life360 that won the first price in the Android Development Challenge. Developed iPhone application. Introduced the usual development processes, including SCRUM Evaluation of Amazon's EC2 and S3 with the goal to reduce the costs of hosting Life360's servers

  • 4 years and 2 months, Jan 2006 - Feb 2010

    Consultant

    Extrabreit

    Architected, designed, and participated in the implementation of a Ruby on Rails based website. Managed two remote teams in India and Moldovia and held responsibility for most vendor evaluations and recommendations.  Used iPhone and Android apps as additional input channels for the site.  Utilized RabbitMQ for messaging infrastructure and for distributing workloads and providing asynchronous processing. Designed and developed a search engine for used cars based on Lucene.

  • 1 year, Mar 2007 - Feb 2008

    Director of Engineering

    Organic

  • 1 year and 9 months, Jul 2005 - Mar 2007

    Director of Engineering / Software Architect

    eWork

  • 2 years and 6 months, Feb 2003 - Jul 2005

    Technical Project Manager

    T-Mobile

Educational background for Achim von Neefe

  • Informatik

    Technische Fachhochschule Berlin

Languages

  • English

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  • German

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