Director of Hospitality Technology @ Lightspeed POS
co-founder @ POSIOS
Director of Hospitality Technology @ Leading the development team for the Hospitality applications and defining it's product strategy. From September 2014 to Present (1 year 3 months) Gent Area, Belgiumco-founder @ Together with Zhong he imagined a new era for the hospitality, where boundaries between the restaurant owners and their customers were removed using the technologies they
Director of Hospitality Technology @ Leading the development team for the Hospitality applications and defining it's product strategy. From September 2014 to Present (1 year 3 months) Gent Area, Belgiumco-founder @ Together with Zhong he imagined a new era for the hospitality, where boundaries between the restaurant owners and their customers were removed using the technologies they were by now familiar with. Jan realised that in order to deliver the best experience POSIOS would need native applications and focus on iOS first and so he created the first versions of the fronted of Restaurant Butler.
Currently as CTO he keeps on pushing the developers to create the next experience in POS and Hospitality software. Furthermore integrating simplified ways of payment and getting a foothold in the US are his priorities. From 2011 to September 2014 (3 years) BelgiumTechnical leader @ From June 2010 to January 2013 (2 years 8 months) Software engineer/architect/analyst @ Worked on several projects and proof of concepts for mobile web apps (for companies such as VRT, Telenet, Nomadesk and Syntigo), pushing what is possible on mobile devices and helped in creating Osmobi, a product for creating mobile sites for content management systems.
Another important task was giving training sessions to partners that work with Siruna technology and going to clients for technical sales From 2008 to June 2010 (2 years) Software developer @ Involved with the start-up of Mobixx/Siruna and participated in the software development process, which made Siruna an attractive platform for developing mobile websites for web agencies, developers and system integrators. Supporting partners (web agencies) with technical sales support in their sales activities was also in interesting part of the tasks. From November 2007 to 2008 (1 year) Scientific researcher @ Research and building demonstrators for national and international research projects working together with leading international partners in location based services and home automation.The main IBBT projects were ARMAD@ (Autoconfiguration and Remote Management of Any Device @ home),T-CASE (Technologies and Capabilities for Service-Enabling) and the European project MAGNET. During these projects, many innovating technologies like OSGi, UPnP, RFID and JENA (Ontologies) were studied and implemented. From 2006 to November 2007 (1 year) Researcher @ From September 2004 to August 2006 (2 years) Researcher @ From 2004 to 2006 (2 years)
Master, Computer science @ Ghent University From 2000 to 2004 Highschool, mathematics & science @ Sint-Amandscollege Noord From 1994 to 2000 Jan Hollez is skilled in: Linux, XML, SQL, Eclipse, Software Engineering, Software Development, Subversion, Computer Science, Java, Objective-C, Mobile Applications, Mobile Design, Mobile Devices, Web Applications, Web Services
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