Gabe da Silveira

Software Engineer & Technical Leader

Generalist web developer with experience spanning the stack from front-end and UX work down to light devops; many years experience hiring, aligning and mentoring technical teams to achieve business goals.


Tech Lead Present

Responsible for backend, infrastructure, operations, and overall software development process and discipline within the 6-member founding team.

Technologies: Python, Django, Node, React, Redux, Wowza, AWS, Elastic Beanstalk, Docker


Co-Founder & CTO 2007 - 2016

Initially responsible for personally building the majority of the frontend and backend, and also planning the architecture and operations as MUBI expanded globally and to more device platforms. As growth accelerated, took on primary hiring and technical team organization roles, vendor / partner negotiation and relationships, and strategic planning as part of the executive team.

Phase 3: Growth 2013 - 2016

Phase 2: Pivot & Devices 2010 - 2013

Phase 1: Community Building 2007 - 2010

Technologies: Ruby, Rails, Sinatra, Prototype.js, jQuery, Backbone.js, Engine Yard, AWS, Heroku, Vagrant, Unified Streaming, MySQL, Redis, Etcd, Sphinxsearch, Elasticsearch


Freelance Web Developer 2005-2007

Built a large number of small websites and applications for a variety of clients.

University of Minnesota Twin Cities Student Unions

Web Manager 2000-2005

Built and managed the websites of Coffman Memorial Union and the St. Paul Student Center, with a heavy mix of static content and micro-applications. Worked within the Marketing & Design group, collaborating closely with the marketing and design teams to create compelling content and experiences for students. Also responsible for hiring student web developers to mentor.

Education: B.S. Computer Science, University of Minnesota

General Interests: Glassblowing, Snowboarding, Mountain Biking, Juggling

Technology Interests: Haskell, Elixir, Rust, Go, Ember