Juan Antonio Gestal Romaní

Computer Engineer

Summary

I am a Computer Engineer from Spain with a masters in Teaching and Business Administration (MBA). Recently I have moved to Dublin to progress in my career, taking on new projects and challenges. I have many years of experience in creating mobile applications, websites and other types of software, and specialise in the creation of mobile applications for iOS.

Areas of Interest

Development of technological projects, management of digital media and training.

Education

Experience

As a programmer on behalf of others

  • 9/2014 – 12/2015 — Balidea — iOS and multiplatform app developer.
  • 2/2014 – 6/2014Aratech — iOS, Android and web app developer.
  • 8/2012 – 6/2013 Movendo — CTO. Project Manager.
  • 9/2011 – 6/2012 — Plexus — iOS and PHP developer.

As a programmer freelance

I have programmed apps, video games and websites for both my own and custom projects.

As a teacher

Other experience

  • 9/2012 – 3/2014 —Banda Ancha RTVG Regular collaboration in the Banda Ancha (an IT Program) of Radio Television Galicia.
  • 9/2006 – 6/2007 —RedKampusResponsible for the commercial area of the University of La Coruña. Commercial work and organisation of events dedicated to students.

Notable projects

  • 2017 — Little Red PlaneAn arcade game for iOS.
  • 2014 — SIGUE — App for iOS that guides patients from the door of their home to the doctor’s office. Uses internal geolocation in hospitals.
  • 2013 — Retromines — A clone of the Minesweeper has reached the top 50 in games in the App Store in the rankings of Spain and South Korea.
  • 2007 Pixfans.com — Creation, administration, editor management, content writing and advertising campaign negotiations at Pixfans.com, an online video game medium that has served more than 65,000,000 pageviews.

More projects

Other courses

  • iOS Development Course

    2014 (60h) — Center of New Technologies of Galicia.

  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design with UML and Java Training Course

    2014 (80h) — Oracle University.

  • Mobile HTML5 App Development Course

    2013 (40h) — Microsoft IT.

  • Japanese Initiation Course

    2012 (40h) — University of Santiago de Compostela.

  • .NET Course

    2008 (25h) — Raona (Microsoft Gold Partner).

Languages

  • Spanish and Galician — Native languages.
  • English — B1. Cambridge. I regularly read technical books, magazines and technological news in English. I program using English names and am linguistically confident in the field of computer science.
  • Portuguese — Due to its similarity with Galician, I can have fluent conversations in Portuguese.

Other data

  • European equivalent Full Driving Licence holder.
  • Hobbies: Chess, programming, football, music, reading books and creating retro games.