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Janiv Ratson

Entrepreneur • Advisor Israel, IL

R&D Manager & Israel R&D Site Manager, Schneider Electric. Previously Director R&D, Servers & Applications, Essence Security Ltd..

R&D Manager & Israel R&D Site Manager, Schneider Electric. Previously Director R&D, Servers & Applications, Essence Security Ltd..

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Primary Skillsets

  • Back End Engineering
I have an idea I'm commited to
Immediately

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Back End Engineering

Involved In

Advisor

Schneider Electric
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Positions

R&D Manager & Israel R&D Site Manager Schneider Electric 2013 - present
Director R&D, Servers & Applications Essence Group 2011 - 2013
Director R&D, Integration & Technical Essence Group 2010 - 2011
Software Architect & Team Leader Essence Group 2009 - 2010
Technical Product Manager Superna 2006 - 2009
Senior Software Engineer and System Architect Superna 2003 - 2006
Team Leader SimiGon, Inc 2001 - 2003
Senior Software Engineer SimiGon, Inc 2001 - 2001
Software Engineer BMC Software 1999 - 2001

Education

IDC Herzliya Innovation & Entrepreneurship 2012 - 2014
Open University Computer Science and Business Administration 2001 - 2005

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Business Development
  • • Fundraising
  • • Marketing
Advisor With
  • • Saas
  • • Technology
  • • Software development
  • • Baas
  • • Smart home
  • • Development manageme
Markets of Interest
  • • Cloud Services
  • • Consumer Electronics
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Hardware
  • • Healthcare
  • • Robotics
  • • Smart Home
  • • Wearable Tech
  • • Medical Devices

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Software development • Product management • SCRUM • Technical Leadership • System Architecture

Key Accomplishments

My last 18 years were devoted to building large scale consumer and enterprise products from idea to reality by leading large R&D groups and supporting millions of users worldwide.
I’m a natural leader with proven ability to deliver timely, innovative, reliable, cost-saving solutions.

EXPERTISE
Initiate new products and product enhancements – Lead product development and project management – Build and manage R&D teams – System Architecture – Assimilate and implement development methodologies – Manage external vendors and project-based contractors – Innovative, creative and analytical thinking – Specialist in the Consumer Electronics market - Coacher

Specialties: Consumer Electronics market: Internet of Things, M2M, Home Automation, Security, Health Care, Smart Energy, etc.
Visionary, Marketing-minded, Technology

How I like to work with people
As an Advisor

I'd like to advise regarding all technical aspect I profoundly understand.
Your way,

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Effie Arditi
We worked together  •  Co-Founder, Hachiko - Wearable collar for dogs. Previously VP R&D, Choozer Ltd..
Janiv is an expert in R&D processes, High scale server development, Managing agile teams and has an amazing Technology landscape understandi ... ng.
Yevgeny Peres
They're my school  •  Head of Mobile Products, Supersonic. Previously Director, Mobile Operations, Supersonic.
I've had the pleasure to work with Janiv on an early stage venture during school. Janiv led the team and was a great team player. He always ... managed to identify the business needs and communicate it efficiently to the team. Besides bringing R&D managerial experience he was 100% hand-on with building the product and was always first to deliver business value. I would definitely recommend having Janiv on the founding team of any tech start-up.
Amos Laber
Game Developer, Architect, Creative coder. Technology enthusiast and Engine creator.
Experienced, solid and reliable. I recommend working with him.
Tal Niego
Founder & CEO, Homate and Founder & CEO, Niego Design.
Janiv is an expert in his field, brings with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise. He is a super smart individual, hands-on type of perso ... n, always has an innovative solution to tackle different challenges. He has an entrepreneurial spirit and approach, he is a great team player and he is a big asset to his team!

Effie Arditi
Co-Founder, Hachiko - Wearable collar for dogs. Previously VP R&D, Choozer Ltd..
Not only is Effie is very knowledgeable about all aspects of software development, he likes to push boundaries with his skills. He's very in ... novative and meticulous. Personally, he's pleasant and fun to be around. Effie is an asset to any network.

Yevgeny Peres
Head of Mobile Products, Supersonic. Previously Director, Mobile Operations, Supersonic.
Yevgeny is an extremely intelligent, thoughtful person who has an interest in the full stack of product design and development. He is capabl ... e of looking at problems from perspectives most people would never consider. Focused on the end goal, Yevgeny is capable of working through technical and creative obstacles that ensures great work. Yevgeny would be a great entrepreneur and also helpful to others starting a business.

Tal Niego
They're my school  •  Founder & CEO, Homate and Founder & CEO, Niego Design.
Tal excels at working with teams on getting things done and the intangible people skills that we need to keep things working. Furthermore, s ... he doesn't succumb to groupthink, instead she steps back and takes a fresh approach to anything and everything she does. She's hard working, intelligent, and outstanding individual.

Ron Helfan
We worked together  •  Co-Founder, Previously VP Special Projects, Essence Group.
Ron has great skills and strong business capabilities. Understands his markets, makes analytical decisions, know how to take risks, and has ... the tenacity all entrepreneurs need. Ron is able to see a problem and/or opportunity from multiple angles/"lens" and come to workable outcome. He's very approachable and willing to help!