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My Name
Yaniv Ben-Arie
e-mail
yanivba@gmail.com
Address
16, Eilat St., Ramat HaSharon
Israel
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yanivba7777
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Yaniv Ben-Arie
CTO and Data Expert
Summary
  • Management expertise in Research and Development, Operations and Engineering
  • Proven track record in leading development and delivery of large scale software systems in multidisciplinary environments
  • Expert in managing R&D in multiple geo-locations, utilizing off-shore and remote teams
  • Worked closely and maintained log term relationships with strategic customers and partners worldwide
Professional Experience
2008 - 2017 Co-founder and CTO at Tracx systems LTD
The tracx Social Media Management System (SMMS) is a modular and scalable platform designed to provide professional users such as Sears, Kraft Foods, Samsung, AVIVA, Rolex, etc. all the tools necessary to build, manage and monetize their social media presence.
  • Manager of Tracx’s Israeli site (60 eployees)
  • Heading the R&D, QA, Product and IT.
  • In charge of Operations.
2004 - 2008 VP R&D at DVTel Inc.
Developing and delivering multi-source intelligence systems over Internet protocol (IP) networks. The company offers iSOC, an IP-based security operations center that unifies video, audio, data, access control, and alarm management functionality and requirements into one command and control center; an adaptive visualization technology; and network dome and fixed camera products.
  • Establishing the R&D department and growing it from 0 to 60 employees.
  • Leading the development of the entire suite of software products from cameras to servers and to user experience.
  • Leading the product management and QA.
  • Dealing with big data and real time constraints.
  • In charge of all products rollout in-organization and to customers.
  • Developing training program for sales, marketing and customers.
  • Coordinating between different branches worldwide.
2002 - 2004 R&D Team Leader at Nice Systems
Nice Systems Provides solutions that enable enterprises and security organizations to extract insight from interactions, transactions, and surveillance. It offers a suite of business solutions to capture, analyze, and impact customer interactions over various channels, including audio, email, chat, social media, and text messaging
  • Leading 4-7 employees at the audio recording and analysis division (CEM).
  • Designing and implementing key software componenets in the recording management system.
  • Designing and developing audio and screen analysis software.
  • Mastering the team MSSQL database.
2000 - 2002 Software Engineer and R&D Team Leader at NiceEye
A Nice Systems spinoff, were the first in the world to provide video over IP based security systems. The company was bought by Nice and the technology was integrated into Nice products.
  • Leading team of 2-4 employees
  • Designing and developing video collection, management and distribution mechanism based on multi-layered architecture
  • Designing and implementing web based video player.
  • Java development for real-time system
  • Encoding and decoding of video (MJPEG, MPEG, H263)
  • Working in OO utilizing agile and SCRUM methodology
Key Strengths
Strategic Technology Initiatives
Rapid Prototyping & Programming
Emerging Technology & Market Assessments
Team Building & Management
Strategic Corporate Planning
Systems Integration & Administration
Advanced Technology Research
Training, Development, & Mentoring
Cross-Organization Collaboration
Client Needs Analysis
Multicultural & Accessibility Sensitivity
Simple & Creative Solutions
Education
2000 - 2002 MBA
Department of Business Administration, Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management,
Ben-Gurion University,
Beer-Sheva, Israel.
1997 - 2000 B.Sc. Chemistry and Computer Science
Department of Chemistry, Raymond and Beverly Sackler Faculty of Exact Sciences,
Tel Aviv University,
Tel Aviv, Israel.