MARCO ALVAREZ

ANDROID ENGINEER

Mexico City, MX

I have three years of experience in android & web development, and lots of experience with Augmented Reality and Geolocation.

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Profile - About Me

MARCO ALVAREZ
  • Marco Alvarez
  • 25
  • Mexico City, MX

Resume - Personal Info

Work Experience
  • Android Engineer Novemeber 2015 - Present
    Schibsted - Segundamano.mx

    I contribute to the Segundamano.mx android mobile app with tracking implementation, bug fixing, new features proposals, general improvements, and instrumentation and unit testing. Segundamano.mx android mobile app was selected by Google as one of the Best Apps of 2015 in Mexico.

  • Co-founder & CTO May 2013 - Present
    Realidad Aumentada y Geolocalización S. de R.L de C.V.

    I co-founded my first startup based on my final degree project. My role as CTO is to manage and develop several android and iOS prototypes using cross-platform tools. Once a production version is defined I developed the native android apps.

  • Co-founder & CTO July 2014 - July 2015
    ILLUTIO LTD

    I co-founded ILLUTIO LTD, a startup focused on mobile applications based on augmented reality through geolocation and image recognition. As ILLUTIO’s CTO, I led the development of the android mobile applications and was involved at Ignite100, an accelerator programme running in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • Applications Engineer January 2013 - May 2013
    National Instruments

    I developed a mobile application to control DaNI, a robotics starter kit from National Instruments. I also developed LabVIEW applications for embedded control systems. I was a speaker at NI Days Conference in Puebla City.

  • Final degree project January 2013 - May 2013
    Monterrey Tech

    I developed an android mobile application based on augmented reality trough geolocation for my college campus. Visitors were encouraged to use this mobile app for self-guided tour options in campus.


Education
  • Bachelor of Engineering 2008 - 2013
    Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, Mexico City, Mexico

    Engineering in Mechatronics.

  • Study Abroad Programme 2012 - 2013
    School of Engineering, Jönköping University, Jönköping, Sweden

    Cross-Platform mobile development specialization.


Achievements
  • Scholarship & diploma 2008 - 2013
    Monterrey Tech, Mexico City, Mexico

    Excellent academic performance.

  • Premium Partner Programme June 2013
    Wikitude GmbH, Salzburg, Austria

    Premium Partner Programme.

  • First place April 2013
    Hackaton by NASA, Guadalajara, Mexico

    Hackaton, International Space Apps Challenge.

  • Scholarship June 2013
    Monterrey Tech, Guadalajara, Mexico

    Tec Lean Accelerator programme.

  • Finalist October 2013
    Instituto Global para la Sostenibilidad, Mexico City, Mexico

    Best 10 Green Business Proposals.

  • Invitation October 2013
    Metaio, Munich, Germany

    InsiderAR Munich Exposition.

  • Honorific mention & interview October 2013
    TechCrunch Disrupte, Berlin, Germany

    Prototype Nooply.

  • Award November 2013
    AltaVentures México, Mexico City, Mexico

    Best 20 Mexican Startups.

  • Award March 2014
    UKTI, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

    Place awarded on UK Trade & Investment’s Sirius Programme.

  • Keynote speaker August 2014
    University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

    XII Symposium of Mexican Students and Studies in the UK.

  • Winner June 2015
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, United States

    PACT Wayfinding Challenge.


Software
Android Studio
90%
Eclipse
90%
Parse
85%
Cordova
80%
Xcode
70%
LabVIEW
65%
MATLAB
70%
Programming Skills
Java (Android)
90%
Javascript
90%
Objective-C
70%
HTML
90%
Assembly
80%
Language Skills
English
85%
Spanish (native speaker)
100%

Portfolio - My Works

  • All
  • Android
  • Web
  • iOS

Sailar

Mobile app to navigate through Augmented Reality.

SailAR Manager

CMS for SailAR app.
User:admin Pass:admin123

Yeek

Messaging app through Augmented Reality.

Discoberry

Mobile app to explore cities through Augmented Reality.

Discoberry (iOS)

Mobile app to explore cities through Augmented Reality.

Connectar B2B

Create business networks and send email marketing campaigns.

Picton Golf Course

Mobile app to assist golfer.

Anuncios Chiconcuac

Online marketplace for my city.

Yüp

Image Recognition Augmented Reality app.

Contact - Contact Me

Contact info
  • Adress: Mexico City, MX.

  • Email: hi@marcoalvarez.info
  • Phone: +52 (55) 2804-2599
  • Website: www.marcoalvarez.info
  • Skype: marco.alvarez790
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