Name Christian Skala
Home New York, NY
My Story (Abridged)
Christian Skala is a software engineering manager with hands-on experience based in New York City. He has an extensive background in project management, branding, graphic design, web design, web development, maintaining servers, and optimizing high-traffic web sites. In 2001 he was granted the title Professional Engineer for Communications Engineering and Information Technology by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy, and obtained his Masters in computer science from Vienna University of Technology.
Christian’s skills and knowledge are very interdisciplinary and have given him unique insight and experience when it comes to working with designers, development teams, agencies, and their clients. He has experience with various programming languages and enhances the functional and technical aspects of products. He is a generalist who sits between creative, strategy and technical execution.
Christian assesses risk and opportunity, organizes and synchronizes requirements, does hands-on coding while driving a product forward. Recently, he worked on his portfolio — see the work section for examples.