Jon Parham is of Bottle Rocket’s original iOS developers; he’s been here since 2010 and is the longest tenured engineer we have on staff today. As an iOS engineer he worked on apps like Spin Magazine, National Science Foundation – Science 360 and BET – 106 & Park. Most recently, he has been leading our game development team to bring gaming experiences into native iOS applications such as Baker Hughes Bit Genie and Mary Kay Pink Changing Lives. Jon is great at problem solving and identifying the root of a problem, and has an extremely keen eye for detail when it comes to graphics and animation.
Before changing careers, Jonathan worked as a 3D artist in film and television. Highlights include Lighting and Special FX for Jimmy Neutron, both the movie and tv series, and Jurassic Fight Club.
Jonathan is a fan of Martial Arts and has been in and out of a variety of them since childhood. He currently practices Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, but has also practiced Tai Chi, Budo Taijutsu, and Taekwondo.