Renee Vandervelde


Hello! I’m an engineer with 15 years of experience.
I am passionate about Android and Kotlin Multiplatform, as well as establishing improved agile processes that help teams deliver applications.



Software Engineer, 2020—present

Built out global card-acceptance support for EMEA and APAC regions of the world on card readers driven by Android.


Lead Software Engineer, 2017—2020

Led a team of engineers to deliver mobile apps for internal business functions such as transportation logistics and mobile point of sale applications used by employees across stores to drive sales.

ObjectPartners, CaringBridge

Android Consultant, 2016—2017

Provided engineering support for companies working on mobile applications in the health and transportation sectors

Samsung SmartThings

Senior Android Engineer, 2014—2016

Developed a flagship Android application that controls users’ smart-home devices. Worked to establish a well-defined deployment process and to create a modular architecture that could be reused across various applications.


Developer III, 2012—2014

Created Android, web and full-stack applications for a wide variety of clients. Involved in establishing development standards for the company’s engineering teams.

Parametric Technology

Software Engineer, 2008—2012

Developed tools for the company’s integration team working to provide easier automated testing, deployments and code-quality measurements.