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SAUVESTRE Mathias

Founder & iOS Lead Dev @ Hyper

COMPETENCIES

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PROJECTS

HYPER - iPhone
A daily mobile video magazine. 100% humanly curated.
Development Time
2 Months of Development
March 2016 - June 2016
Main Achievements
I built almost every UI aspect of Hyper, as well as the entire architecture and hidden logic behind it.
I also built our User Analytics tracking system using Mixpanel.
I'm proud to push the envelope of what video apps do on iOS, with this uniquely designed and executed App.
Secondary Tasks
As co-founder, I was proud and delighted to be a part of the negotiations that sold Hyper to Mic.com.
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HYPER - Apple TV
A daily mobile video magazine. 100% humanly curated. Immersive Fullscreen Experience.
Development Time
Around four weeks from scratch to submitting the app.
February 2016 - March 2016
Main Achievements
I jumped into tvOS immediately and built one of the very few fully native video app of the App Store. All of that in a few weeks. The App got immediately featured on main baneer worldwide and prooved very quickly succesful.
Secondary Tasks
As co-founder, I was proud and delighted to be a part of the negotiations that sold Hyper to Mic.com.
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HYPER - iPad
A daily mobile video magazine. 100% humanly curated. Immersive Fullscreen Experience.
Development Time
Two months to develop version 1.0.
July 2015 - Now
Main Achievements
I’ve built almost every UI part of the app, as well as the whole architecture and hidden logic behind.
Andreas Pursian, our CTO, was in charge of the downloading technology and notifications.
I also built up the whole User Analytics tracking system using Mixpanel.
Secondary Tasks
I’ve been assisting our brilliant CPO and designer, Jonas Brandau, on the product development. His work inspired a lot of my UI and UX affinity and taste.
With the founding team, we’ve decided on the communication and marketing strategy, under the leadership of our CEO, Markus Gilles.
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Apple best 2015 App LogoHyper App ratings and reviews score of 5 starst
HYPER - iPhone
A daily mobile video magazine. 100% humanly curated. Immersive Fullscreen Experience.
Development Time
One month to develop version 1.0 published on TestFlight.
September 2015 - Now
Main Achievements
Same as Hyper - iPad App:
iOS Client architecture & UI implementation
User analytics technology using Mixpanel
Secondary Tasks
Same as the iPad Version.
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ANTIHERO - Web
A set of websites for Hyper app mirroring, company’s portfolio website, product’s landing page and backoffice tools.
Development Time
About half a week for each.
Main Achievements
I’ve built all those websites entirely. Design Jonas Brandau. Content Jonas Brandau & Markus Gilles.
They all come with Analytics to monitor traffic, and basic SEO technology.
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PRELOAD - iPhone
Preload is a curated mobile video magazine. It automatically preloads the best new videos to your phone. Watch them anywhere.
Development Time
More or less two month for the version that went Beta.
January - June 2015
Main Achievements
Same as Hyper - iPad App:
iOS Client architecture & UI implementation
User analytics technology using Mixpanel
Secondary Tasks
Same as the Hyper - iPad.
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AWKWARD - iPhone
Watch short blurred videos of people confessing or telling awkward stories, and record your own.
Development Time
About two months for the first version going live.
May 2014 - July 2014
Main Achievements
Learning iOS in a couple of month, enough to release a full featured app online.
Building a blurred video recording technology.
Bootstrapping our back-end using NodeJS.
Secondary Tasks
Building landing page and webmirror websites.
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PINIO - Web
Pinio is a place to publicly exchange ideas via microvideo. Record a 30 seconds statement, get video-responses and engage with your community in a richer, more personal way.
Development Time
More or less two month per iteration we came up with.
April 2013 - June 2014
Main Achievements
Plateforms frontend side were fully built by me using AngularJS.
We had several thousands viewers after Angela Merkel recording a statement on our platform.
User analytics technology using Mixpanel
Secondary Tasks
Starting up our first company.
Figuring out how to be lean and ship/fail fast.
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