Senior Vice President, Engineering
Jim Baker has over 20 years of engineering leadership experience with demonstrated global success in defining and executing on technology, architecture, security, and product strategy. He brings leading-edge technology and information security knowledge balanced by broad business experience. His experience spans from startups to NASDAQ listed enterprises, managing budgets over $20M, teams of up to 100, and supporting blue chip client relationships across the telecommunications and technology sector.
Jim has expertise in building cloud-based, data-driven analytical applications, especially in the design of resilient and secure customer-facing solutions. He is experienced at implementing a pragmatic blend of formalized GRC and ITSM such as ISO27000 and ITIL approaches with flexible agile and DevOps methodologies. Before coming to Level Access, Jim was the co-founder and CTO of Cartesian, a London, UK based boutique technology firm, which was purchased in 2007. Following the acquisition, he took on a group CTO and CIO role at the parent company, where he stayed until 2016.