Dean Curtis, Manager, Development and Support
Dean joined EMK3 in January 2014 serving in the role of Manager, Development and Support. His responsibilities include Agile/Waterfall Team Development and Processes, HR, Support Calls and Staff, IT infrastructure and toolset, internal communications, Market Data delivery, Coding and Delivery Standards, Code reviews, Testing, Managing Backlog and Request queues, Document Management Systems and Knowledge Bases.
His background includes R&D, full SDLC, P&L responsibility, management and customer service. He has worked for over 30 years as a Software Manager/Director, architect, systems analyst, and engineer for leading technology companies including Sabre, Harris, Equifax and NASA. As an early Internet visionary, in 1996 he founded his own software company that built and marketed software for the fitness industry, which he later sold to a dot com. In 2009 he rescued a failed Fortune 500 company’s multi-million dollar outsourced project, saving the company several million dollars and avoiding a costly lawsuit. Dean holds a B.S. in Computer Science from LSU.