Your business is unique, and so are your technology needs. That’s why we offer the best of the best in seasoned specialists uniquely qualified to provide you with custom-fit solutions.

Leadership Team

James Mitchell


In a 20-year career spanning IT and the financial services industry, James has focused on strategic leadership, systems architecture, and software development. Clients rely on James for winning, innovative strategies. Recently at Bitwise IO, James has: helped architect and develop the Hyperledger Sawtooth distributed ledger project, designed and developed cluster management software for a leading HPC vendor, and led a native mobile application development effort for a Fortune 500 hospitality client.

Shawn Amundson


Drawing on over 20 years of software architecture, software development, and systems administration experience, Shawn brings strong technical leadership and mentorship to the Bitwise IO team. In working closely with clients, Shawn adheres to the principle that technology is a critical key to business success.

Peter Schwarz

Director, Software Engineering

For over 15 years, Peter has developed software for startups through Fortune 500s in a variety of business verticals, including fleet-force management, geospatial processing, astronomy, and natural language processing. His love for functional programming languages adds a new dimension to the team's problem-solving talents.