NAOMARU ITOI, Ph.D.
510-996-8625
naomaru.itoi@gmail.com

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
A rare combination of master technical problem solver and inspiring leader. Consistently solved hardest and most important problems for five startups. Track record of leading engineering teams in all phases (conception, prototype, product development, test and support), as well as hiring, inspiring, mentoring, and growing teams.

WORK EXPERIENCE
Principal Software Engineer, Ripple April 2015 to Current Engineering Director, FireLayers, Inc. April 2014 to February 2015 Engineering Manager, Centrify Corporation, April 2011 to March 2014 Personal Projects, January 2013 to Present. Engineering Manager / Principal Engineer, NextLabs, Inc., September 2008 to April 2011. Independent Contractor, Itoi, LLC, April 2007 to September 2008 Security Architect, Arcot Systems, Inc. March 2005 to April 2007
Smart Card Solution Architect / Software Engineer, ActivIdentity, Inc. November 2001 to March 2005
Technical Staff, Sun Microsystems. February 2001 to November 2001
Research Assistant, Center for Information Technology Integration, University of Michigan
May 1997 to January 2001
A Ph.D. student / research assistant with Professor Honeyman. Intern, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center. May 1999 to October 1999
EDUCATION
University of Michigan, Computer Science and Engineering, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Ph.D., May 1998 - December 2000
M.S., September 1996 - May 1998
Final GPA 3.92/4.00

PUBLICATIONS
SKILLS
Computer Skills: Communication Skills:
REFERENCES
Available Upon Request