Jesús Quintana
Sydney, Australia
+61 433 848 158

Summary overview

Software Engineer with over 10 years of experience. I am looking for projects where I can have a direct impact on the final user experience, and react faster to the user needs.

My passion is building software with cutting-edge technologies, TDD,.. in the company of an amazing team of like-minded people, who love to learn and grow professionally together

Work History

Senior Software Engineer, Atlassian, January 2019 - present.

  • Lead and develop features for the Atlaskit Editor. This is the WYSWYG text editor used by products like Jira and Confluence. Atlaskit - Editor Public mirror
  • Mentoring new team members through the Editor Academy Program

Senior Software Engineer, Digital Origin, February 2016 - October 2018.

  • Developed TDD guidelines and create architecture to develop isolate frontend E2E tests.
  • Develop our internal shared component libraries.
  • Promote and implement docker in all company projects.
  • Bring new front-end architecture to all our projects, migrating old apps and builds to React and Webpack.

Senior Software Engineer, Freelancer, October 2013 - January 2017.

  • Improve technical skills working on interesting projects.
  • Use and learn cutting-edge technologies to develop high-quality products
  • Develop soft skill talking with the client and taking his priorities into account.

Senior Software Engineer, Tiqueteo Spain S.L, November 2013 - February 2016.

  • Communicate new ideas and technologies to improve code quality and maintenance.
  • Worked collaboratively with a cross-functional team to deliver value in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Promote and start the migration of our backend to our "microservice" architecture.

Functional Manager, Synergy Global Business, January 2012 - September 2013.

  • Lead team of 4 web developers building modern applications for ~50k concurrent users.
  • Estimated, planned and made final proposal to end client hand to hand with CTO.

Software Engineer, Synergy Global Business, June 2011 - January 2012.

  • Developed and delivered multiple web and android applications


Master on project management, EAE Business School, 2014.

Engineer's degree in Computer Science, Universidad Experimental Simón Bolívar, 2010.

Technical Skills

Strong skills*
JavaScript/Node, Java, Bash
JS Tools/Frameworks:
React, Webpack, Gulp
Docker, TDD, CircleCi

Experienced in finding the right tool for the job, quickly learning the essentials and becoming proficient in it, no matter the domain area, eg. frontend/ backend/mobile, etc.

© 2021 by Jesús Quintana.
Last build: 14-07-2021