Joe Blau

[email protected] • 760-JOE-BLAU • @joeblau

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💵 Investments

Flexport
June 2018
The freight forwarder for modern logistics teams
gitignore.io [SOLD]
Feb 2013 — Jul 2019
Create useful .gitignore files for your project

💻 Work

Uber
Jan 2016 — Current
Uber Self-Driving Senior iOS Engineer
Amazon
Aug 2014 — Jan 2016
Amazon Register Senior iOS Engineer
SAIC
Jun 2006 — Aug 2011
DISA PKI Senior Software Engineer
Raytheon
Jan 2004 — Jun 2006
Information Systems Security Officer

💻 Open Source

Zenphones
Sep 2015
Turn iPhone ear buds into noise canceling ear buds with phase inversion
Dust
Sep 2014
Ephemeral gesture interface built using multi-peer connectivity for the iPhone and iPad
Touch Visualizer
Mar 2014 — Current
Enhance presentations, videos and collaboration by visualizing touches
Full Screen Gestures
Feb 2014 — May 2014
New type of interactive gestures on iOS
Flappy Block
Feb 2014
iOS native re-creation of Flappy Bird using UIDynamics
jjbshort
Feb 2013
Bit.ly style url shortener coding challenge for GetAround
Stop SOPA
Jun 2012 — Jul 2012
The Stop On-line Piracy Act web browser plug-in alerts you to which sites support SOPA

🎓 Education

Harvard Business School
June 2017 — Dec 2017
Executive Education Leadership / Executive Education Strategy
Virginia Tech
Aug 1999 — May 2003
Bachelors Computer Science / Minor Mathematics