- San Francisco Bay Area
- Computer Software
Mike Krieger's Overview
- Co-founder & Director of Engineering at Instagram
- User Experience Designer & Engineer at Meebo, Inc
- Advising Fellow at Symbolic Systems Program
- Oral Communications Tutor at Stanford University
- Product Development Intern at Foxmarks, Inc.
- Program Manager Intern at Microsoft
Mike Krieger's Experience
Co-founder & Director of Engineering
Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Computer Software industry
June 2010 – Present (4 years 4 months) San Francisco, CA
Kevin Systrom & I started Instagram in mid-2010, and both designed & developed the application. I've spent the last few years scaling the Instagram engineering team into a 50+ person organization, now within FB.
User Experience Designer & Engineer
Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Internet industry
January 2009 – May 2010 (1 year 5 months) Mountain View, CA
Prototyped & tested several new products. Later transitioned to designing & developing the internal & external stats and visualization tools for our partners.
Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Information Technology and Services industry
September 2006 – December 2008 (2 years 4 months)
Organizing events, presentations, and other activities related to Symbolic Systems, a Stanford interdisciplinary program that unites Cognitive Science, Psychology, Computer Science, Philosophy, and Linguistics. Holding office hours for current majors and prospective students to receive advice about the major and related classes.
Oral Communications Tutor
Educational Institution; 5001-10,000 employees; Higher Education industry
January 2005 – August 2008 (3 years 8 months)
One-on-one sessions with students who have upcoming presentations in their classes, as well as class visits to explain broader points about Oral Communications. Also, through this position and my work at Microsoft, I've been invited to speak at Oral Communications-centered courses on the art and science of visual aids and effective use of slideware.
Program Manager Intern
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; MSFT; Computer Software industry
June 2006 – September 2006 (4 months)
Coordinated feature teams (Program Manager, Test, and Development) to implement and polish features in PowerPoint and OfficeArt. Work focused on accessibility, photo import with the Photo Album, and successful management of features as product moved towards ship date. Several features already shipped as part of the Beta 2 Technical Refresh.
Mike Krieger's Languages
Mike Krieger's Skills & Expertise
- Human Computer Interaction
- Product Development
- User Experience
- Mobile Devices
- Interaction Design
- User Interface
Mike Krieger's Education
MS, Symbolic Systems - Human-Computer Interaction
2007 – 2008
BS, Symbolic Systems (Human-Computer Interaction, Psychology, Philosophy, Computer Science)
2004 – 2008
2007 – 2007
Selective 12-person high-tech entrepreneurship program at Stanford.