About Me

Software developer, world traveler, private pilot, project management guru, HTML5 expert, efficiency nut.

"Fortune favors the prepared mind." | "Le hasard ne favorise que les esprits préparés."
— Louis Pasteur

Skills

Engineering

Programming

  • > 10 years experience: Javascript, HTML, CSS, PHP, Java, Python, C++, C, SQL.
  • Self-taught BASIC at age 11, C++ in high school.

Development Methodologies

  • Agile: Scrum, Lean, Kanban.

Systems Admin

  • Operating Systems: Windows, Linux.
  • Internet: DNS, Apache, WHM/CPanel.

Business

Project Management

  • > 10 years experience with iterative processes.
  • PMP certified (2006) and current.

Marketing

Networking

Education

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Wilfrid Laurier University
Waterloo, Canada
2005 — 2006 (full-time)

  • Concentrations in Project Management and Marketing
  • Electives: Managerial Communication, Leadership, Negotiation, Technology Marketing

Bachelor of Math (B.Math)

University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Canada
1996 — 2001 (full-time, co-op)

  • Honours Computer Science / Software Engineering Option - Co-op
  • Electives: Organizational Behaviour, Psychology, Philosophy, Law, Economics, Databases

Experience

Founder

PMRobot Project Management
Waterloo, Canada
2010 — Current

  • Created, launched, and marketed a project management tool called PMRobot.

Founder

Syllogistic Software Inc.
Waterloo, Canada
2003 — Current

  • Own and operate a custom software consulting company using 4HWW principles.

Lead Developer

Leica Geosystems
Atlanta, GA
2001 — 2003

  • Managed projects and coordinated resources across Leica's product lines.
  • Specified, designed, and implemented software using C, C++, and COM.

Software Design Engineer (SDE)

Microsoft Corporation
Redmond, WA
1999 (full-time, intern)

  • Member of Microsoft Access core team, developing in C and C++.
  • Implemented Dialog Autolayout, the conversion of all Access dialogs from a fixed layout to a fluid one.

Organizations

Founder

HTML5 Toronto Web Developers
Toronto, Canada
2011 — Current

  • Over 1,100 members (Fall 2012).
  • Major events coordinated with Google, Microsoft, Adobe, Research in Motion.

Project Management Professional (PMP)

Project Management Institute
Philadelphia, PA
2006 — Current

  • PMP Designation kept current with continuing education.
  • Participated in chapter mentoring programs twice.

Personal info

Name Jason Hanley
Languages English, French
Hobbies Flying (private pilot), Travel, Piano and Music Composition
Blog blog.jasonhanley.com