Director of Product Management – Video
Built a 25+ people horizontal and cross-functional video team from the ground up to rethink and redefine all video platforms for CNN Digital.
Defined a consumer-centric, data-backed, and discovery-driven approach to video playback to increase engagement and quality of experience.
Migrated video encoding and delivery to a modular cloud infrastructure reducing asset creation time and increasing quality, efficiency, and scale.
Senior Product Manager – CNNgo
Launched CNNgo TV Apps on Apple, Roku, Fire, Samsung, and Android for US and Worldwide audiences reaching millions of active users.
Senior UX Lead – Director
Led UX direction, cross-platform ideation, and launch for Turner’s new health & wellness brand to reach a niche, but growing market.
Facilitated an agile UX/UI design and development philosophy across internal and external teams to accelerate product development.
Senior Developer UX/UI
Led UI/UX design, development, technical architecture, development, and implementation of high-visibility front and back end digital products and services for Comcast, CNN, Turner, USA Today, Coca-Cola, Synacor, Kellogg, and AT&T.
Recurrent collaborations for CNN en Español’s Technology show Clix about Digital Television, Internet, and Social Media.
Experimental TV Lab Manager
Led industry research and next-generation first and second screen TV and interactive video experiences for the American Film Institute, Turner, MTV, History Channel, Alcatel-Lucent, and Cisco Systems.
Broadcast Weather Systems Intern
Deployed new weather graphics solutions using vizRT 3D realtime engine and designed their first SMS integration for broadcast graphics.
Senior Web Developer, Projects Leader, Editor
Led multi-disciplinary teams; designed, developed, and produced over 50 web sites for canal13.cl.
Implemented and designed a first live streaming video solution; a first online video on demand (VOD) store, a first dynamic election graphics solution for TV and Web (powered by vizRT), redefined their Content Management Systems, and launched early mobile web solutions.
Professor, School of Journalism
Taught Interactive Narrative, Online Journalism courses for Journalism Undergraduate and Master’s programs.
Researched the usage of the Internet in Chile as part of the World Internet Project study by USC.
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Candidate in Digital Media – Computer Science
Master of Science in Digital Media – Computer Science
Bachelor Degree in Communications and Journalism
- Agile and Cross-Functional approach to Product Management.
- Consumer-first, HCI oriented, and Research-backed Philosophy.
- Hands-on, Tactical Implementation to Holistic Digital Strategy.
- End-user Visual and User Experience Design.
- Systems Architecture for Digital Video and Broadcast.
- Video Encoding, Orchestration, and End-user Delivery.
- Front-end and Back-end Development.
- Live and Post Video Production