Joben Gohlke

iOS Developer and Educator

Contact

Twitter FerrousGuy
LinkedIn bgohlke

Work

Lambda School

iOS Instructor

2019-04-01 — current

Lead cohorts of dozens of students at a time to learn the fundamentals of software development, mobile design, and iOS architecture in a virtual, live classroom setting.

StackPath

Senior Application Developer

2017-11-06 — 2019-03-15

Built iOS applications for several different VPN brands owned by StackPath. Worked with custom framework used on iOS and Mac.

The Iron Yard

Mentor Instructor & Curriculum Lead for Mobile

2015-01-05 — 2017-10-27

Taught 7 cohorts, comprising dozens of students. Managed the development of Mobile curriculum and provided mentorship and guidance to other instructors.

BlueToad, Inc.

Senior iOS Developer

2014-04-15 — 2014-12-30

Implemented a major UI and structural overhaul of the code base for a large iOS application. Managed team of three overseas iOS developers.

SecureNet Technologies

Senior iOS Developer

2013-11-01 — 2014-03-30

Built a native iOS application using an existing web-based application as reference. Used by security system technicians during home installs.

Presidio

Senior iOS Developer - Contractor

2013-02-15 — 2013-06-15

Built a native iOS app for tracking expense report receipt images.

Transaction Data Systems

Lead iOS Developer

2009-01-05 — 2013-02-01

Designed and built an iPad application for managing deliveries from pharmacies to their customers, both commercial and residential. Worked with C# and .NET to develop Windows Mobile applications. Used Java to create a backup solution and wrote several shell scripts.

Northrup Grumman

Jr. Software Engineer

2008-04-01 — 2008-12-15

Responsible for a Java-based reporting tool. Performed a UI and back- end rewrite of the tool to increase its effectiveness.

Volunteer

iOS Orlando

Organizer

2018-01-01 — current

Took over organization and became responsible to plan and host iOS meetups for the Orlando-based group.

  • Began livestreaming program for spreading the meetup beyond Orlando.
  • Held a WWDC Keynote viewing party in partnership with Full Sail University in 2018.

iOS Orlando

Member

2012-09-19 — 2018-01-01

Participated in meetup events and have spoken extensively as a guest.

Education

University of Central Florida

2002-09-15 — 2008
Computer Science, Bachelor

Skills

iOS Development

Swift, Objective-C, and Cocoa Touch

Interests

Scuba Diving

sealife, ship wrecks, and coral reefs