Nick Urban

Technical project leader, Web & Agile specialist

Nick Urban is a software project leader with 15 years in the industry. He has led development teams from venture-backed startups to the Fortune 500. His work particularly focuses on developer effectiveness through the use of lightweight, robust processes like TDD, DevOps, Continuous Delivery, and Agile.

Work History

Managing Member, Arch Digital (June 2015 – present)

Senior Consultant, ThoughtWorks (Feb 2014 – June 2015)

Chief Engineer, Bespoke Post (Sept 2012 – Feb 2014)

Sr. Software Engineer, Deep Web Technologies (Feb 2011 – Aug 2012)

Web Application Developer, Soar BioDynamics (Jan 2007 - Jan 2010)

Software Engineer, Evocative (2002 - 2004 summers, etc.)

Education

Philosophy at St. John's College

M.A. Liberal Arts; thesis on Philosophy of Technology

Technology Studies at Georgetown University

Work towards an M.A. in Communication, Culture, and Technology

Literature at The Evergreen State College

B.A. Literature; study abroad in France

Computer Science at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo

Work towards a B.S. in Computer Science

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