James Anthony Stewart

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Technologist with a background in software development + devops and a recent focus on technical leadership and product development. Maker and Open Source proponent with a life-long passion for technology. Specialist in Linux, Python, IoT and Cloud.


Mason Development Group - NSW Central Coast, Australia

Technology Team Lead
01/2022 - 01/2023

Leader of a nascent team developing a Building Management System (BMS) for deployment in light industrial units.

NEV Power - NSW Central Coast, Australia

Consulting System Architect & Engineer
04/2021 - 11/2021

Consultant responsible for the architecture and IT engineering of the $4.73m ARENA-funded NEV Smart Grid project.

Honesty Box - Sydney, Australia

Head of Technology
03/2019 - 02/2021

Head of a team responsible for a fleet of 1500+ IoT devices and associated SaaS services used by Choice and NBNCo to monitor the Internet connection quality of Australian homes and business.

Availery - NSW Central Coast, Australia

Consulting DevOps Engineer
01/2019 - 04/2019

Consultant responsible for the migration of talent-matching SaaS isaptalent to Amazon Web Services.

Enstaved - NSW Central Coast, Australia

Co-founder / CEO / Tech Lead
04/2017 - present

Co-founder responsible for the strategy, technology and manufacturing processes of a growing niche product startup.

Thermeon - Remote

DevOps Engineer
08/2015 - 12/2018

Member of a geographically distributed DevOps team administering industry-leading automotive rental SaaS CARS+.

iCrew - Remote

Technical Partner
04/2016 - 06/2017

Early-stage partner responsible for development and DevOps for a SaaS to manage sub-contracted event staff.

Optiver Asia Pacific - Sydney, Australia

Tools Developer
09/2013 - 07/2015

Full stack development role creating internal tools in Python and Javascript to be used by various departments across the business.

Monitoring Engineer
04/2010 - 09/2013

DevOps role using Open Source tools and custom middleware written in Python to monitor critical high frequency trading systems.

Beam.tv/The Mill - London, United Kingdom

Systems Manager
03/2005 - 06/2009

Senior Systems Administration role. Responsible for junior staff and operation of a pioneering video SaaS used by the advertising industry.

InciteMVNE - London, United Kingdom

Operations Manager
10/2003 - 02/2005

Systems Administration role responsible for operation of a pioneering mobile content delivery system used by premier league football clubs.

Professional Golfers Association - Sydney, Australia

IT Administrator
02/2002 - 05/2003

Responsible for the PGA’s nationwide IT infrastructure. Introduced Open Source solutions to eliminate significant ongoing licensing costs.

Access Gaming Systems - Sydney, Australia

Systems Administrator
12/1999 – 02/2002

Member of a service desk team responsible for handling support calls and administering company network of 150 users.


2015 - present

President and co-founder of SparkCC: a makerspace located on the Central Coast of NSW, Australia. Empowering people to make anything that they can imagine.

Primary Ethics
2017 - present

Teaching primary school children to listen empathetically, disagree respectfully, build on each other’s ideas and use evidence and reasoning to make decisions.



Tosr0x is a Python module for communicating with ‘TOSR0x’ USB relay controllers made by TinySine.


OpenGB is a 3D printer control interface. Backend written in asynchronous Python using Tornado and frontend in Vue.js.


Controlling a 3D Printer with Python

PyCon Australia Melbourne (video)


University of Technology, Sydney
Bachelor of Science: Computing Science (Honours 2nd Class).
Sub-major in Computer Graphics.
ITIL v3 Foundation
Red Hat, Inc
Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA)