Sr. Director of Engineering & Head of Applause Labs
Jonathan Zaleski is a highly skilled, versatile and reliable technical leader with a demonstrated history of working in the internet industry. He has more than 15 years of engineering and technology experience across multiple verticals and platforms. Jonathan is a polyglot skilled in software development, scalability and Agile methodologies who uses his breadth of knowledge and skill to get the best out of his team. He is a dedicated leader who continuously strives for excellence.
As the senior director of engineering at Applause, Jonathan and his team build best-in-class software with an eye toward innovation and next-generation concepts. They work to improve the capabilities of the Applause Platform, using cutting-edge technologies like artificial intelligence and machine learning to make the company more efficient.
Most recently, Jonathan held several engineering leadership roles at Wayfair. Prior to that, he was a principal software engineer at Sermo. He earned his Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) focused in Computer Science, Environmental Science & Math from Westfield State University.