Director of Strategy, API Academy at CA Technologies
- Greater Philadelphia Area
- Computer Software
Irakli Nadareishvili's Overview
- Director of Strategy, API Academy at CA Technologies
- University of Maryland College Park
- Tbilisi State University
- Tbilisi State University
Irakli Nadareishvili's Summary
Author, speaker, builder. Serial innovator who has designed and executed winning strategies at large, established companies and startups. Recognized for building outstanding multidisciplinary teams, shipping innovative software products and driving them to top market positions.
Busy with: large-scale web architecture, contributing to open-source in multiple programming languages and running (not always in that order).
Public speaking and press coverage:
Technology management, strategy, product development and marketing, process optimization, Agile, team development, recruiting, software architecture, operations, large-scale web publishing, Hypermedia/RESTful APIs.
Node.js, LAMP, Drupal, Rails, Java, relational and document-oriented databases.
Irakli Nadareishvili's Certifications
Specification Lead for Collection.Doc Hypermedia Type
- January 2014
Irakli Nadareishvili's Experience
Director of Strategy, API Academy
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; CA; Computer Software industry
February 2014 – Present (8 months)
The API Academy team at CA Technologies is a global leader in helping businesses and developers plan and execute on API strategy, through evangelism, education and consulting services.
In the Director of Strategy role I provide expert business, product and technical guidance to a wide variety of innovative organizations, worldwide. I also spend significant amount of time conducting fundamental, future-centric R&D in the space of APIs and complex, distributed systems architecture.
Director of Engineering, Digital Media
Nonprofit; 501-1000 employees; Broadcast Media industry
April 2011 – February 2014 (2 years 11 months) Washington, DC
Lead technology innovation, ensuring scalable architecture, business continuity and quality assurance across all NPR Digital Media products, including: http://npr.org, NPR mobile apps and NPR web APIs.
Took npr.org to being repeatedly named, by third-party researchers, the fastest news website globally: http://bit.ly/nprfastestpbs and http://bit.ly/nprfastestknt
Architected Public Media Platform (http://www.pmp.io)—a large-scale, Amazon Cloud-based Hypermedia API enabling feature-rich, digital, multi-channel content exchange for content publishers.
Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Hospital & Health Care industry
January 2011 – June 2012 (1 year 6 months) New York, NY
Mentored the technical team of a VC-funded healthcare IT startup on technology strategy and highly scalable software architecture. Helped the company win its initial bids for RFPs, jump-start Scrum development process and conduct a pre-acquisition technical due diligence.
Director, Product Development
Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Internet industry
December 2007 – April 2011 (3 years 5 months)
Played leadership role in helping grow a niche, local technology consulting into a widely recognized national operation by championing key product design, business development and partnerships initiatives.
Productized main service offerings into well-architected, fully implemented packaged solutions, boosting global brand recognition and enabling landing of key accounts such as: Reuters, Associated Press, Al Jazeera, World Bank, various United Nations Agencies, Whitehouse.gov.
Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Staffing and Recruiting industry
October 2005 – November 2007 (2 years 2 months)
Consulted on a number of client projects, providing software architecture expertise and development processes best-practices implementation leadership:
- Verisign Inc.: software performance and scalability expert for the Real-Time Publishing Unit.
- World Bank: architect of a large, consolidated database of unique World Bank research data and the designer of the corresponding RESTful Web API for the worldbank.org web team.
- HyperQuality Inc., a startup in Seattle: chief architect of a large-scale enterprise e-commerce system.
Chief Software Architect
Nonprofit; 51-200 employees; Information Technology and Services industry
August 2004 – October 2005 (1 year 3 months)
Chief software architect of DGF's multisite, Java/JEE portal system.
Nonprofit; 5001-10,000 employees; International Trade and Development industry
August 2001 – August 2004 (3 years 1 month)
Irakli Nadareishvili's Publications
Authors: Irakli Nadareishvili, L. Chotorlishvili, M. Kurashvili
- Acta Physica Slovaca
- April 2002
Authors: Irakli Nadareishvili
Irakli Nadareishvili's Languages
English(Full professional proficiency)
Georgian(Native or bilingual proficiency)
Russian(Full professional proficiency)
Irakli Nadareishvili's Skills & Expertise
- Business Management
- Strategic Analysis
- Product Development
- Design Patterns
- Online Publishing
- Ruby on Rails
- New Business Development
- Team Leadership
- Agile Methodologies
- Web Development
- Mobile Applications
- Software Development
- Web Applications
- Product Management
- Enterprise Software
- Open Source
- IT Strategy
- Digital Media
- Business Development
- Web 2.0
- Distributed Systems
- Agile Project Management
- User Experience
- Mobile Devices
Irakli Nadareishvili's Education
2005 – 2008
Tbilisi State University
1997 – 2001
Tbilisi State University
1998 – 2001
Irakli Nadareishvili's Additional Information
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