Glenn Gillen

Glenn Gillen

I need to fix the integration here, coming back soon…


  1. Jul 2012 – Present General Manager - Heroku Add-ons

    Heroku San Francisco, USA

    General Manager for the Heroku Add-ons Platform.

  2. Jan 2011 – Jul 2012 Senior Engineer

    Heroku San Francisco, USA

    Tech lead for the Heroku Add-ons Platform, which allows 3rd party service providers to seamlessly integrate into applications running on the Heroku cloud-based platform.

  3. May 2007 – Jan 2011 Freelancer / Freelance Developer

    Ruby Pond Ltd; UK, US, Australia

    Software development and business consultation for a range of clients including Gamesys/JackpotJoy, Wordtracker, Homeflow, Scratchmedia, Browse History, ScribeLive/ScribeStudio, Distance Learning International, Producers Guild of America, MyDealBook, and Line Communications among others. Projects have included development of social networking, content management, data analysis and reporting, distance learning systems and media rich applications.

  4. 2006 – 2007 Solutions Architect

    ESPC (UK) Ltd. / MoveMachine; Edinburgh

    Responsible for business wide technical direction, system specification, and design sign-off. Relationship management of vendors a contractors. Day to day performance management of java development team. Day-to-day development of ruby and ruby on rails business systems including time sheeting systems, project management and performance reporting, work allocation, and web spidering in addition to integrating with java SOA development using web/REST services.

  5. 2000 – 2006 Solutions Architect

    SalesForce Australia / SALMAT; Melbourne

    Setting of company wide technical direction for Australia's largest outsourced provider of contact centre and computer telephony integration services. Relationship management and requirements gathering with clients across a range of sectors. Management of 50+ development team utilising a range of frameworks and languages including ASP, .Net, PHP and Genesys. Development of new company wide platform to integrate .Net clients with dynamic Ruby on Rails served client CRM systems. Development of wikis, content management systems, knowledge-bases, and associated information retrieval and classification systems.

  6. 1993 – 2005 Freelance Developer

    Onyx New Media; Melbourne

    Freelance consulting and development for primarily the legal industry. Development of content management, document generation, document management, business reporting and auditing systems. Developed one of the first GUI based HTML editors.


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