Javier Santiago Lozano

Entrepreneur & Developer
"Make it 'til you sell it."
(Not "fake it 'til you make it")
Experience
Vlipco
Head of Technology
Building banking products for financial institutions in latin america.
Finkeros
CTO & Co-Founder
Platform for renting fincas (countryside homes) in Latin America. Developed various web apps and a mobile hybrid app.
Bloom
Product Development & Software Engineering
Consultancy & startups incubation. Leading several web apps development. Overseeing back-end, front-end and DevOps
Kiwi
CTO & Co-Founder
(Pivoted) Formerly a digital assistant for everyday needs (shopping, flight / hotels booking, etc.). Now a college campus based robot delivery service.
Lulo
CTO & Co-Founder
(Acquired) Platform for grocery shopping (mobile & web). Developed iOS hybrid app, web app and infrastructure.
Skills
Front End Web DevelopmentElm, Javascript (VueJS, AngularJS, ReactJS), CSS (SASS, Stylus), HTML (Jade/Pug), CoffeeScript.
DevOps / InfrastructureTerraform, AWS, Docker, Heroku
Back EndRuby (Rails, Grape), NodeJS (Express, Sequelize, Hapi, SailsJS, Keystone), PHP (Yii, Laravel, Wordpress). A bit of Haskell & Clojure.
DesignEmpirical and proficient UX / UI designer.
MobileReact Native, Hybrid app development (AppGyver Steroids / Supersonic, Cordova, Ionic)
Contributions
funcssion (SASS)The atomic CSS library
skycoins (Elm)A time-trial mod of the original game
Education
Systems and Computing Engineer
2007-2012
Universidad de los Andes - Bogotá, Colombia
Computer Science Exchange Student
2010-1
Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina - Florianópolis, Brasil
Languages
Spanish10 (Native)
English9 (Fluent)
Portuguese9 (Fluent)
French4 (Basic)