Technology with Purpose

KinChip Systems

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About

KinChip Systems designs, develops and markets intelligent technology products solving real world problems globally. Our products integrate state of the art psychological, sociological, biological and technical innovations, providing meaningful insights that empower users, whether the users are families, health professionals, researchers or others.

Creating Insights

Integrating state of the art psychological, sociological, biological and technical innovations to deliver key insights that empower users to make a difference. 

Empowering People

Putting our users in control. Empowering them to use their own data – when they need it and how they want it – enabling meaningful use of technology. 

Partnering for Impact

Collaborating with select researchers, bringing together the resources required to develop new technologies to improve quality of life.

Founders

KinChip Systems has senior leadership capabilities across corporate, operations, sales & marketing, product management, technology commercialisation, and specialist expertise in psychology and software product innovation.

Cath Resnick

Cath Resnick

Founder | Strategy & Operations View Details
Gry Stene

Gry Stene

Founder | Product and Technology View Details
Cath Resnick

Cath Resnick

Founder | Strategy & Operations

Cath brings a wealth of experience to KinChip Systems including a background in strategy, negotiation, marketing and the development of operational systems and processes. With entrepreneurial flair, she has successfully established businesses and social enterprises in industries such as engineering/construction, finance, training and health.

Cath is recognised as a leading psychological strategist. She is sought after by private, high growth and multi-generational family businesses where she has provided strategic planning, governance, succession planning, consumer insight, performance management and philanthropic advisory. Her clients include Essense of Australia, Biosymm, Roads 2000 and Family Business Australia, spanning industries as diverse as digital marketing, building services, logistics, design manufacture, professional services and industry associations.

As a business leader, Cath excels at managing profitability and performance through periods of rapid growth and change. She is adept at identifying future trends and market gaps, developing new revenue streams and positioning organisations at the forefront of their respective industries, globally. Cath also has a professional background as a Clinical Psychotherapist, was a Director and Faculty Member of The Churchill Clinic (Inc.) and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Within the community sector, Cath has held senior executive and Board positions in the areas of mental health, youth, disability and education. A dedicated advocate for youth, early intervention and mentorship, she established ‘The Dungeon’ youth drop in centre in 1999, which rapidly became a model for Perth’s youth service community (and remains so) culminating in a national award.

With a vision to create enterprise models that deliver social impact alongside financial returns, Cath is passionate about the promise that emerging technologies bring to health, education and the global community.

Gry Stene

Gry Stene

Founder | Product and Technology

With an enthusiasm to deliver positive social outcomes and a love for technology, Gry is always looking for opportunities to apply her experience in software development for the better good. At major global players Control Data, Oracle and Gemcom, Gry seized the opportunity to implement new products, a passion she has kept throughout her career.

Gry’s technical expertise, market and user focus paired with sound project management has been core to taking ideas from concept to product and delivering innovative technology solutions to organisations like AMCOR, Foster’s Group, HIC, Gateway Computers, COSCO, WWL, Newmont, Rio Tinto and DeBeers.

Key to delivering value to customers is the need to combine data and information from a multitude of sources. Gry has immersed herself in the world of systems integration and interoperability for the past 20 years, delivering both products and bespoke solutions.

A change facilitator, Gry has been instrumental in streamlining organisations for software innovation and development. She initiated, motivated and lead multicultural, cross-disciplinary teams across countries, designing and developing commercial products. Gry believes user experience is key and practises agile and lean UX / startup principles.

Gry is an MBA graduate from UWA, supplementing her technical skills and expertise and making her well poised to lead KinChip Systems’ product and technology programs. She is actively engaged in the tech startup and ICT communities both in Australia and globally. To share and empower, Gry has been mentoring for a number of years. She is currently part of the core team at Just Start IT a program that teaches innovation and entrepreneurship in high schools.

Team

KinChip Systems is building a creative, high-performing core team in Perth, supported by a virtual team of professionals, providing web application development, senior technical advice, brand strategy, graphic design, and social media support.

Jon-Paul Broom

Jon-Paul Broom

User Experience Specialist View Details
Padgett Rowell

Padgett Rowell

Development Manager View Details
Jon-Paul Broom

Jon-Paul Broom

User Experience Specialist

Jon-Paul Broom is a seasoned UX professional with over 17 years of experience across the board in digital. He is an experienced digital problem solver with a vast array of skills in the digital world. A background in digital cognitive learning theories, customer behaviour and user experience with working experience in E-learning, digital publishing, interaction design, game development, digital marketing and advertising.

Jon-Paul Started out working in Sydney for Study Now creating interfaces for Business English for Japanese courses and designing interfaces for mainstream consumer startups like HomeScreen, before moving into digital publication as the Online Creative Director for Pacific Magazines.

After leaving Pacific Magazines, he spent many years contracting for various digital and advertising agencies including Imagination, The White Agency, BWM and M&C Saatchi.

On returning to Perth he worked as a Digital Producer for Meerkats, helping lead their transition from a traditional agency into the digital world.

He joins KinChip Systems after three years working for WORKetc working on new user experiences for their desktop, browser, and mobile applications.

Jon-Paul holds a Degree in Interactive Media.

Padgett Rowell

Padgett Rowell

Development Manager

With 18 years in IT, Padgett has a wealth of experience in product and application development. Padgett has a wide breadth of knowledge, having worm many hats that reflect his evolving career roles – developer, business analyst, project manager, solution architect, account manager, technical pre-sales.

Padgett’s strong technical background is grounded in a deep understanding of what it takes to develop commercial software – and ensuring it stays running securely and reliably.

Padgett has worked with start-up’s, SME’s and enterprise clients across all sectors including insurance, finance, government, retail, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) and health, taking a pragmatic approach to designing solutions and working with delivery teams to help produce secure, robust and intuitive business critical custom software.

His passion for technology is driven by the potential technology has for enhancing lives though meaningful connection to other people.

Padgett is a proponent for agile and lean principles, and for crafting beautiful and engaging user experiences – resulting in software designed to delight users.

Advisors

KinChip Systems is supported by a reputable Advisory Panel and operates with a virtual team of professionals, providing web application development, senior technical advice, brand strategy, graphic design, and social media support.

Claire Louise Poll

Claire Louise Poll

ADVISOR | Legal & Corporate View Details
Catherine D Lin

Catherine D Lin

ADVISOR | Financial View Details
Bret Watson

Bret Watson

ADVISOR – Digital Health Infrastructure View Details
Claire Louise Poll

Claire Louise Poll

ADVISOR | Legal & Corporate

Claire Poll has worked as a legal and corporate executive with start-up and mature companies internationally across a range of industries, including biotechnology, information and data technology and telecommunications. She commenced her legal career at Mallesons in Perth and then worked in various businesses in Asia, California and London as in-house counsel and subsequently executive management. Claire headed corporate development at Inmarsat in London, an international provider of satellite communication services, where she had responsibility for group strategy, mergers and acquisitions and managed the divestment of Inmarsat to a group of venture capitalists for approximately £900 million.

In 2006, she brought Verona Pharma plc, a biotechnology company, to the AIM stock exchange where she continues to be an executive director responsible for corporate and legal matters. Since 2012, Claire has also been a non-executive director of Landgate, the Western Australian statutory authority responsible for land information and geographic data.

Catherine D Lin

Catherine D Lin

ADVISOR | Financial

Catherine Lin is a senior finance executive, with track record of driving commercial success through strategic planning, actionable insights and continuous performance improvement.

Catherine has over 17 years of experience in online business, Wealth management and FMCG industries. She currently is the Head of Finance for Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting in APAC. Previously she held senior finance roles at Australia New Zealand Bank Wealth division including serving as CFO for E*TRADE for 4 years. Prior to that she held various senior roles at Nestle Oceania and Goodman Fielder.

Catherine has recently been appointed as Board member and Treasure of Metro Community Housing.

She is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA), member of Australia Institute of Company Directors (MAICD), with a Master of Commerce from UNSW and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Zhejiang University. Catherine also completed General Management Program from Harvard Business School in 2015.

Bret Watson

Bret Watson

ADVISOR – Digital Health Infrastructure

Bret has over 23 years’ experience specialising in IT and Information Security having held senior positions with Global Outsourcing companies.

He has comprehensive expertise in the areas of Enterprise Architecture, Governance, Risk and Compliance, a specialist in Start-up, Turnaround and Change Environments, Cloud-based systems solutions and extensive experience across IT Operations, Architecture, Projects and Strategic Management. Bret has been responsible for delivering network and security services of large APAC companies and Government Departments.

Bret holds a degree in Applied Science in Computer Technology, Graduate Certificate in Security Management, and is also a certified practitioner in ITIL V3 and PRINCE2.

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We are hiring

We’re developing a game changing solution to solve a globally pervasive health problem. We developed our MVP with a team of local and offshore talent and now we’re building our core local team in Perth. Our lead product, Kindom™, links parents with health, education and social services, and delivers personalised decision support incorporating the latest in AI technologies. Kindom™ is a consumer facing solution, with government as its primary Australian customer.


DILIGENT QA PROFESSIONAL

Rare opportunity to spearhead quality assurance for an award winning Perth HealthTech company with global ambitions.

  • Test planning and automation on leading edge technology
  • Creative, high-performing team
  • Make a difference on a global scale

You are passionate about user experience, ensuring that product flaws never reach the user, excited about the prospect of building a product with like-minded people, curious, creative, and always looking to improve product quality.

We’re developing a game changing solution to solve a globally pervasive health problem, and are seeking talented testers for our core team.  This is a key foundational role with substantial influence and the opportunity to quickly evolve into a leadership role.

EXPERIENCED .NET DEVELOPER

Rare opportunity to spearhead core development for an award winning Perth startup with global ambitions.

  • Develop leading edge technology
  • Creative, high-performing team
  • Make a difference on a global scale

You are passionate about technology (existing and emerging) and meaningful use, have your finger on the pulse, question assumptions, and deliver robust solutions to real world problems on time.

We’re developing a game changing solution to solve a globally pervasive health problem, and are seeking a talented senior developer for our core team.  This is a key role with substantial influence and the opportunity to contribute to the future of the product using leading edge technology.


 

Senior Developer | Technical Lead | Solution Architect

 HIRED!!!

You are passionate about technology, have your finger on the pulse, question assumptions, and deliver robust solutions to real world problems on time. You always keep abreast of emerging technologies with a curiosity that helps you see how they can be applied practically. You thrive on challenge and complexity whilst having a talent for keeping things simple. You’re smart enough to work at top companies and careful to find the right role (this is more than just a job, right?).  Though deeply experienced, you ‘stay hungry’ and humble, want to work with smart people and have fun building something great.

If this sounds like you, check out the full job description  and send  your application to hr@kinchipsystems.co.

FRONTEND DEVELOPER (UX/UI)

 HIRED!!!

Rare opportunity to spearhead UI / frontend development for an award winning Perth digital startup with global ambitions.

  • Develop leading edge technology
  • Creative, high-performing team
  • Make a difference on a global scale

You are passionate about user experience and elegant UI development, have your finger on the pulse, question assumptions, and deliver robust solutions to real world problems on time.

We’re developing a game changing solution to solve a globally pervasive health problem, and are seeking a talented experience designer for our core team.  This is a key role with substantial influence alongside a leadership team that understand the value of great UX.

EXPERIENCE DESIGNER (UI / UX)

 HIRED!!!

You are creative and passionate about the users’ experience, have the ability to step into their shoes and can translate that to digital products that create the feeling the user is looking for when they need it. You thrive on challenge and complexity whilst having a talent for keeping things simple. You’re smart enough to work at top companies and careful to find the right role (this is more than just a job, right?).  Though deeply experienced, you ‘stay hungry’ and humble, want to work with smart people and have fun building something great. User experience and engagement is at the core of our value proposition.

If this sounds like you, check out the full job description and send your application to hr@kinchipsystems.co.

Products

Kindom™ - Shaping the Future of Child Development

KinChip System’s lead product, Kindom™, links health, education and social services with parents to deliver better outcomes for children. For more information and stories related to Kindom™, please see our  Kindom™ product website.

IT TAKES A VILLAGE

Kindom™ aims to provide a multidisciplinary approach to enrich and support the child’s strengths and weaknesses. In particular, Kindom™ supports early diagnosis and best fit interventions through proprietary cognitive technologies that integrate qualified and relevant information, provide predictive analytics, augment parental decision support and manage collaborations with Healthcare, Childcare and Education service providers. 

QUALITY KNOWLEDGE THAT IS RELEVANT

KinChip Systems seeks to collaborate with renowned child health research institutes, genomic, education, child care and technology providers to provide avenues for research translation into the community, make quality child development and health knowledge accessible in homes, discover biological mechanisms underlying cognitive and developmental differences in children, and fund the development of new diagnostic, therapeutic and educational products.

TRENDS OVER TIME AND MEANINGFUL INSIGHTS

Using Kindom™ parents can collect real time and longitudinal biological, medical, psychological, social and educational information of their children’s development, identify gaps and strengths, enlist the children in their own development, find qualified and relevant information sources, and communicate and share specific information with education and health service providers. Kindom™ augments parents’ and caregivers’ ability to gain an overview and meaningful insights into the developmental and experiential journeys of each family member over time and how they interrelate with each other.

 
 

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Meaningful technology empowered by KinChip Systems

We design, develop and market intelligent technology products solving real world problems globally.