Daniel Zacek

Daniel Zacek

Fractional CTO, Software & System Architect

I am a software and system architect, specializing in high availability, high security, scaling, big data technologies. I also regularly work with early-stage startups to help solve critical engineering problems and establish best practices.

$ 167

USD per hour


years experience


hours available weekly


hours worked


Contract work Contract projects



Founder/CTO, Startup Services

I develop MVPs for early-stage startups, then help them transition to internal development using best practices. I also help "rescue" development projects that are in distress.

Lecturer / Mentor, University of Colorado

Faculty at the Leeds School of Business and the International English Center teaching entrepreneurship. Mentor for the University of Colorado's CatalyzeCU accelerator and New Venture Challenge.

CTO, 9-1-1 Labs

Public-safety focused software development.

Solution Engineer / Architect, Intrado, Inc.

Architect for Next-Generation 9-1-1 systems. Delivered the first text message to 9-1-1. Awarded 3 patents for NG9-1-1 technologies.