Allen Pike's Resume

Allen is a designer and developer who runs Steamclock Software in Vancouver.

Availability: Consulting and speaking can be arranged via Steamclock. I’m not seeking employment and am not open to relocation.

Work History

Steamclock Software, CEO and Co-founder, 2010 - present

  • Ships top-notch iOS and Android apps – dozens and counting
  • Builds and supports our diverse and awesome team
  • Mentors and develops our designers, developers, and production staff
  • Leads product management, marketing, and client management
  • Wrote Swift, did UX design, and managed projects as we built our team
  • Guides culture, strategy, finances, hiring, and business stuff

Royal Pixel Service, Director, 2018 - present

  • Designed and developed Two Spies, a highly rated mobile game featured by Apple
  • Leads a team developing a variety of product prototypes and experiments

Apple, Software Engineer, 2008 - 2010

  • Contributed to iWork ’09 for Mac and iWork for iPad, writing Objective-C
  • Helped launch the JavaScript web app

Discovery Software, Software Developer, 2003 - 2008

  • Wrote and managed a CRM system using PHP and SQL
  • Developed a web-based game primarily in JavaScript
  • Handled a series of consulting projects

Self Employed, Web Contractor, 2003

Uniserve, CS Rep and intranet developer, 2001 - 2003

Radical Entertainment, Work experience student, 2001

Independent Work

  • Taught CMPT 470, a Web Applications course, for SFU Computing Science
  • Has run and spoken at many technical meetups and conferences
  • Hosted and produced two podcasts, Up Up Down Down and Fun Fact
  • Developed a variety of games and side projects


SFU, B.Sc. Computing Science, 2003 - 2008

UCFV, CIS Program, 2002 - 2003

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