Solutions Engineer at Facebook
San Francisco Bay Area
May 2010 to Present
December 2009 to May 2010
May 2007 to November 2009
Senior Systems Engineer
July 2003 to November 2004
Brightmail, Inc. (Symantec)
Senior Systems Engineer
July 1998 to August 2002
Industrial Light + Magic
Senior Systems Administrator
1997 to 1998
September 1993 to August 1997
Partner Engineering is a highly technical team that works with Facebook's most strategic partners to integrate Facebook into their campaigns, web sites, applications, and devices. In addition to working closely with some of the world's most influential companies, we interface directly with Facebook's engineering and product teams to improve the Facebook Platform and products. Partner Engineering is a highly technical team that works with Facebook's most strategic partners to integrate Facebook into their campaigns, web sites, applications, and devices. In addition to working closely with some of the world's most influential companies, we interface directly with Facebook's engineering and product teams to improve the Facebook Platform and products.
What company does Jason Starr work for?
Jason Starr works for Facebook
What is Jason Starr's role at Facebook?
Jason Starr is Solutions Engineer
What industry does Jason Starr work in?
Jason Starr works in the Internet industry.
Dynamic, experienced engineer with over 15 years of highly technical, customer-oriented, sales and engineering experience – including five successful start-ups. Adept at everything from writing and debugging code, to negotiating new partnerships with business-critical companies and designing new products. Experienced at successfully project managing engineering teams, clients and third party vendors to successfully implement complex, large-scale systems. Excellent interpersonal, presentation, and communication skills. Demonstrated success driving multimillion-dollar sales growth and forging strong relationships with external business partners and customers. Excels in challenging, fast-paced environments.Solutions Engineer @ Partner Engineering is a highly technical team that works with Facebook's most strategic partners to integrate Facebook into their campaigns, web sites, applications, and devices. In addition to working closely with some of the world's most influential companies, we interface directly with Facebook's engineering and product teams to improve the Facebook Platform and products. From May 2010 to Present (5 years 8 months) Engineer/Consultant @ Responsible for API integrations, as well as front and back-end code for multiple products. Recent work has focused on developing an iPhone application that facilitates hyper-local social connections with dynamically enhanced user content. From December 2009 to May 2010 (6 months) Principal Engineer @ Partners include MSN, AOL, MTV, NBC, AT&T, SFGate, NY Daily News, The Boston Globe and over two-hundred other sites. Major accomplishments include: • Responsible for new features, production deployments and bug fixes for a top-10 Ruby on Rails (ROR) website with over 22 million page views per month • Increased affiliate sales from $0 to over $15 million a year, by pioneering a new revenue line • Identified and secured new sources for hundreds of thousands of events • Forged new business and engineering relationships with TicketMaster, Live Nation, Stubhub, AEG Live, RazorGator, TicketsNow, OpenTable, Viagogo, Seatwave, Gayot, GrooveTickets, InterContinental Hotels, Marriott, Hilton, Active.com and over fifty other partners From May 2007 to November 2009 (2 years 7 months) Senior Systems Engineer @ * Most senior systems engineer, responsible for all aspects of the customer technical relationship, from initial technical presentations to development, design and implementation of large-scale, mission-critical projects * Identify, help design and prioritize future product features. Function as the liaison between product management, engineering teams and customer technical staff * Design and manage multi-department escalation response teams to debug and solve urgent customer issues in large-scale production mail systems, such as critical (P1) bugs, denial of service attacks & capacity overload * Responsible for managing the technical relationship with the largest and most critical clients, including Bank of America, Wells Fargo, MCI, Tyson Foods, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and Cisco * Personally identified, documented and assisted in resolving hundreds of high priority feature requests and bug fixes From July 2003 to November 2004 (1 year 5 months) Senior Systems Engineer @ • First systems engineer, responsible for all elements of the customer technical relationship, from pre-sales, to implementation and critical customer support issues • Designed & implemented massive (up to 100 million user, 500+ machine) production systems to defend against millions of spam attacks per day • Major accounts included Earthlink, Cisco, Microsoft, Motorola, Bell South, British Telecom, SingTel and many other company critical revenue accounts (full list available on request) • As a member of the international sales team, helped expand sales efforts into overseas markets, including the UK, Europe and Asia. Opened the first European headquarters. From July 1998 to August 2002 (4 years 2 months) Senior Systems Administrator @ • Top level of UNIX technical support in production environment for approximately 1,000 employees and massive (1500+ CPU) high-bandwidth render & backup system • Lead for design and support of computer security, email, news and majordomo systems, security auditing and threat assessment. From 1997 to 1998 (1 year) Systems Engineer @ From September 1993 to August 1997 (4 years) BA @ University of Michigan From 1989 to 1993 BA @ University of York From 1991 to 1992 Jason Starr is skilled in: Ruby on Rails, Project Management, Cloud Computing, Perl, Agile Methodologies, Linux, Ruby, Unix, Scalability, Software Development, Apache, MySQL, Git, HTML, Strategic Partnerships, Start-ups, Integration, Software Engineering, Product Management
Introversion (I), Intuition (N), Thinking (T), Judging (J)
2 year(s), 9 month(s)
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