Francisco Gindre


Lead iOS Engineer | La Plata, Argentina

Francisco is an exceptional iOS engineer: a great developer, an excellent communicator, and an ideal problem-solver. He loves a challenge, adapts well to new or fluid situations, and is familiar with US workplace cultures.


Leadership: Francisco has years of experience in leadership roles.

Versatility: He has worked in academic settings, NGOs, mass media, publishing, entertainment, travel, and finance.

Innovation: He has experience in AI, data mining, pattern recognition, evolutionary programming, and research.



iOS Lead Engineer
HighSide, Inc. (November 2018 - June 2019) 

  • Led development of iOS software.

Research Fellow
Ci2S Labs (July 2016 - present) 

  • Research text mining.

iOS Lead Developer (July 2016 - November 2018)

  • Acted as lead developer for the Despegar and Decolar iOS apps.

iOS Tech Lead
Globant (April 2013 - July 2016) 

  • Led a team of eleven developers (iOS, Android, WebUI and UX/VD).
  • Designed and developed mobile enterprise apps and their supporting infrastructure (specialty: mobile security).
  • Participated in RFPs and RFI proposals for potential clients.

Pixel Publishers (September 2012 - October 2014) 

  • Partnered with authors from all over the world to help them publish their creations in the app store.

Assistant Professor, Imperative Programming; Data Structures and Algorithms
Buenos Aires Institute of Technology (ITBA) (March 2012 - March 2018) 

  •  Assisted students with coursework.

iOS Lead Developer
Green Star Digital (November 2010 - January 2012) 

  • Led development of GS MAG PDF reader engine.

Founder / Software Developer
App Crafter (May 2010 - present) 

  • Created innovative mobile iOS apps.



National University of La Plata
Masters Degree, Software Engineering (2010 - 2013)

University of Palermo
Bachelor of Science, Information Technology and Software Engineering (2006 - 2010)


AI Design, Angular, C, C++, data science,  Firebase, iOS, Java, JavaScript, Linux, MySQL, Objective-C, RESTful APIs, Ruby on Rails, Spring, Swift