Jake Petroules

Software developer primarily self taught since age 12. Experience in design and development of computer programs, websites, and database systems, 3D graphics, UI design and usability, cross-platform development, and open source software. Co-founded a software company (Petroules Corporation) in college which developed data security software (Silverlock).

Active developer in the Open Source Qt Project (qt.io) from late 2012 to early 2018. Key contributor to the Qbs (pronounced "Cubes") build system since its early history. Worked at The Qt Company from late 2015 to early 2018.

Working at Apple in the Developer Tools team (Xcode, llbuild, etc.) since February 2018.

Studied computer science at Keene State College and took courses at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and online courses through Stanford University.

Specialties: C, C++, Objective-C, Swift, macOS, iOS, Xcode, build automation, cross-platform, qbs, Qt, security & cryptography, UX and UI design