New media professional with over 16 years of experience in the field of User Experience design,
Product Development and Product & Project Management. Loves working on products with small teams and always tries
to get the most out of technology, while never compensating on user experience.
I love a good cup of coffee and enjoy playing games, snowboarding and going to concerts and gigs in my free time.
+31 (0)6 36 33 36 77 • email@example.com • http://nl.linkedin.com/in/tomkleijn/
May 2018 - Now
Responsible for setting and maintaining the Product Development roadmap at Speakap in collaboration with Business, Sales, Marketing and Technology.
Lead of the Product Design team responsible for the complete UX and UI design of new functionalities and improvements on the Speakap platform for iOS, Android and Web.
Nov. 2013 - Apr. 2018
Responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the development team tasked with the development of the web
platform, iOS app Android app.
Co-responsible for setting the roadmap of Speakap and defining the functional requirements for the platform and its
Next to this, first point of contact for third party app developers on the Speakap platform.
Platform Manager Hyves Games
Oct. 2012 - Oct. 2013
Responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the Hyves Games platform. In direct contact with game developers
(external) and development team (internal) to ensure maximum efficiency in integrating games and solving any bugs and/or
issues to the platform and it’s games.
Technical Projectmanager & Teamlead QA
Apr. 2010 - Oct. 2012
Responsible for technical support on Hyves Connect, a set of tools/API’s to connect 3rd party websites, applications to
the social graph of Hyves. In this role responsible for the creation of 100+ (social) campaigns on the Hyves platform
for international top brands (Nike, Google, ING, Vodafone).
Next to this, as Teamlead Product Support responsible for a team of 2 Quality Assurance Engineers and 2 Support Engineers
and overall responsible for the quality of new features released the the Hyves.nl plaform.
July. 2007 - Mar. 2010
Responsible for the day-to-day operation management of the team responsible for maintaining the tele2.tv website and
Next to this, responsible for the design and creation of a new User Interface for Tele2’s IPTV platform.
Sep. 2006 - Jun. 2010
Worked on multiple freelance project under the name of IAMpro. Mainly responsible for the design and front-end parts
of these projects with the back-end backup of a fellow classmate and friend.
Sep. 2006 - Jan. 2007
Researching possibilities of provisioning digital services to citizens. Concluding my research with a detailed plan of
improvement for the IT department.
May. 2005 - Jun. 2007
During my studies, I worked part-time at a local web design and development company in Zaandam. During this period
I've worked on multiple project in different roles. Often focussed on the front-end part of our projects where I was
responsible for the design and implementations of said design for multiple websites.
As a student, there was no better proofing ground than this job, where I could apply the theory I learned in college
on real world projects.
Jan. 2007 - Jun. 2007
With a multidisciplinary team of multimedia students, we've investigated the future of television. While it's so common to have a smart tv or a connected set-top
box from the cable company that allows you to record, play back or rent a movie, in 2007 this was still in it's infancy. We've investigated the future possibilities of this medium
and looked into the functional requirements of a true interative television experience.
Our research resulted in a complete functional requiremts document for the client and a demo.
Communication and Multimedia Design
Hogeschool van Amsterdam Bachelor
Sep. 2003 - Jun. 2007
Specialized in the field of Technology, Design & Interaction
NOVA College Haarlem
Sep. 2002 - Jun. 2003
Profile: Cultuur & Maatschappij
Sep. 1996 - Jun. 2002
Profile: Cultuur & Maatschappij