Featured Tempest Team Members
We are a multi-disciplined team that is obsessed with delivering quality results, fast.
William T Ferrer
Founder, Executive, Architect, Full Stack Lead
I’ve been building software for over 30 years, and for the past 10 years I have worked at startups as Founder/CTO, building ambitious enterprise projects. I have put together a great team of engineers and designers whom I have worked with over my career. Tempest House employs the best practices that we’ve developed together to create our best development company.
Other Work: Xfire/GGN (CTO), SweetSpot Motion (CTO), Victorious Gaming (CTO), etc…
Info-sec specialist whose qualifications include detailed knowledge of security tools, technologies, and best practices. Many years of experience in the creation and deployment of solutions protecting networks, systems and information assets for diverse companies and organizations.
Other Work: NGE (Lead Cloud Engineer), SweetSpot Motion (Lead Cloud Engineer), Ubiquiti Networks (UniFi VoIP Technical Lead), etc…
Full Stack Lead
Experienced Software Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the computer games industry. Skilled in PHP, Node.js, UI/UX Design, SysAdmin tools, and more. Strong engineering professional with a Bachelor of Computer Engineering focused in programming from University of Pangasinan, Philippines.
Other Work: Xfire/GGN (Senior Web Application Engineer), SweetSpot Motion (Lead Full Stack Engineer) etc…
Project Manager, QA Lead, Customer Services
Ben is a jack of all trades with many years experience in software development companies. His core skills are in Project Management, Quality Assurance, Customer Services and managing people.
Other Work: Xfire/GGN (Quality Assurance Engineer), SweetSpot Motion (Quality Assurance Engineer/Lead Project Manager), etc…
Dindo San Antonio
With over a decade of experience in Quality Assurance, Dindo excels greatly in his field. Dindo’s level of experience speaks for itself.
Other Work: Xfire/GGN (Lead Quality Assurance Engineer), SweetSpot Motion (Lead Quality Assurance Engineer), Island Logic (Research Engineer), etc…
Product Manager, Creative/Front End Lead
Combined over 10 years of experience in Design, Programming and Creative Direction. A vicious proponent of Lean UX and Agile Development. Background allows a great ability to bridge the gap between Design and Development, allowing for rapid completion of projects and hitting tough deadlines. A creative thinker that can turn complex ideas into very well thought out and useful applications.
Other Work: Snail Games (Creative Director), Xfire/GGN (Lead Front End Developer), SweetSpot Motion (Head of Product), etc…
Senior Backend Developer
“Technologies are like pieces of different sets of puzzles. I have this gift of linking them to create a whole new set of solutions.”
Joharriz has been doing DevOps and Software Development for more than a decade and has become an expert in his field.
Lester Dela Cruz
Project Development Coordinator
Lester is a highly talented software developer and project development coordinator with experience in a broad range of languages and frameworks. Lester works with local clients of Tempest House in the Santa Barbara area and then manages our remote teams to develop the products our clients need.
Other Work: True Vision (Software Engineer), etc…
Frontend Expert/Elm Evangelist
I draw on my background as an Agile/Software Craftsmanship Coach to help introduce Elm reliably to your engineering team. It's hard to be confident about using a new frontend framework without trying it out. I guide teams through the process of taking small steps and learning/course-correcting along the way.
Sales Manager / Project Manager
Certified Scrum Product Owner with exceptional organizational skills, proven ability to work independently, coordinate multiple tasks with frequent interruptions, and anticipate business requirements. Effective problem solving and reasoning skills, sound judgment, excellent oral communication, with a high degree of professionalism, integrity, and confidentiality.
Lead Quality Assurance Engineer
8 years’ experience in Software Quality Assurance which includes 4 years in managing IT team. Successfully implemented process improvement on both Manual and Automation testing catering web-based and mobile-based platforms. Effectively manages Test team which participates in whole Software Development Life cycle, which are divided in waterfall and agile methodologies.