@OscarSalguero

Senior Software Engineer in A pale blue dot called Earth

Oscar began coding at the age of 12 while attending middle school. In college he studied Computer Science. At the age of 18 founded his own software consulting firm, Real Action! Software and with it he has advised several domestic and international customers on for their IT needs.

Following 20 years of experience as Java Developer, IT Analyst, R&D Software Engineer, developing his own startups and as IT Consultant, Oscar is an expert Software Engineer capable of creating almost any kind of software for the Web, Mobiles and embedded devices using proprietary and Open Source technologies such as Java, Objective-C, JQuery, XML, Javascript, HTML5, PHP, ColdFusion, multiple databases and Google services such as Apps, AppEngine, GWT, Maps and Android.

He founded JUGsv, El Salvador's first Java User Group, co-founded El Salvador's first Google Technologies User Group (formerly known as GTUGs, now GDGs) where he has served as Speaker/Blogger, co-founded Mentoring for El Salvador, an award winning Mentoring Program for low income high-school kids in El Salvador developing a Web based platform that allows mentors to communicate with students.

Oscar has designed and developed software for prestigious companies and organizations in various Nations across the American continent such as DataSoft, TACA Airlines, EQUIFAX, ACF Technologies and the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, DC, co-founded and led Mobile Development at Geopon, a mobile commerce/advertising startup, worked at Genome, an award-winning experiential digital agency and startup accelerator and as a Sr. Full-Stack Developer he helped startups to build their version 1.0 iOS and Android Apps, refine what was already going and was also involved on creating sites and apps for big corporate clients such as United Airlines, EXXON & Mobile, Verizon and Universal Studios.

Currently, Oscar is Senior Android Engineer at BeenVerified, were he is developing new versions of the company's Android Apps.

Oscar loves to attend hackathons, Developer conferences, meetups, to learn new stuff all the time and share the little he knows with everyone. He enjoys reading, exploring the outdoors while walking his awesome dog Duke, living a healthy lifestyle, cooking paleo and gluten free recipes, traveling, all things Science, Technology and Space such as Astronomy such as Celestial Mechanics, Robotics, etc.