The Fundacity team is going and growing strong :).
In May, Nicolas Schurmann officially joined our team full time. He is a senior software engineer. He is a skilled hacker that can manage web security and server securities. He previously worked for LAN-TAM, largest market cap airline in the world, where he specialised in cloud computing and developed their management planning platform. We joined the Fundacity team directly from the Chilean ministry of education where he managed the team that developed the Scholarship Platform (Spl.conicyt.cl).
Specialized in software engineering and experienced in developing solutions. Studied Engineer in Computing and IT at Universidad Mayor, where he gained expert knowledge of servers and security. Currently knows more than 16 programming languages and has experience working on SaaS, PaaS & IaaS.
He built web-based solutions for LAN.com, Conicyt (Chilean Ministry of education) and developed free software for the open source community.
LAN.com – Independently developed four web-based solutions. The most important being Pandora, that enables contingency management of the website LAN.com, giving smart reports, kanban style columns and a solid database.
Conicyt – Co-lead a team of five software engineers to develop the web-based software that manages all the application forms for scholarships in Chile. http://spl.conicyt.cl
Ethical Hacker – Developed different procedures and softwares to collect information from several large well-known management softwares and platforms, for experimental purposes. Today he leverages these skills to enhance security and crawl the web for data for Fundacity.
He is already creating cool things and we can’t wait to see how his developments will disrupt the fundraising process in the startup ecosystem.