Scott Phillips is a Staff UI Engineer at SailPoint Technologies in Austin, Texas where he lives with his wife and young daughter. Scott has a passion for creating simple and elegant user interfaces to complex problems. SailPoint allows him to work on his passion where he leads the UI development efforts for IdentityNow.
Previously Scott worked at Texas A&M University Libraries where we was responsible for leading all software development at the library. Projects included Vireo a turnkey Electronic Thesis and Dissertation (ETD) Management System, significant contributions to the DSpace open source platform including the Manakin User interface for the repository, and the Research and Development Coordinator for the Texas Digital Library (TDL).
The team accomplished several major projects the Texas Digital Library, Vireo Electronic Thesis and Dissertation (ETD) Management System, DSpace open source repository contributions including the Manakin user interface.
Scott was the Managing Editor for the Journal of Digital Information (JoDI) from 2005 to 2010. The cutting edge journal was first published in 1997 as an electronic only, peer reviewed journal covering the broad topics related to digital libraries, hypertext, hypermedia systems, and the issues of digital information.