Work Experience

iSpot.tv

Bellevue, WA

Senior Software Engineer

June 2015 — Present

Lead developer on numerous projects as well as managing all team specific DevOps/Infrastructure work.

  • Led development of new REST API to unify data across all consumers and clients
  • Led project to rewrite Admin panel in modern framework
  • Took over team specific DevOps work from previous engineer
  • Migrated all newer projects to use containers and be managed by Terraform
  • Built new deployment tool that integrated with our specific workflow
  • Aided migration from Jenkins to CircleCI for most of our projects

DrivingSales, LLC

Remote

Senior Software Engineer

Mar. 2012 — Dec. 2014

Lead backend developer on an analytics platform writing primarily PHP (Kohana Framework). Enhanced data processing and collection capabilities and improved scalability.

  • Improved scalability by migrating to AWS OpsWorks platform and splitting a single dedicated server into multiple independently scalable layers
  • Built a modular reporting system that could generate many different types of reports
  • Migrated database from a combination of MySQL and MongoDB to just PostgreSQL
  • Built an efficient export system that could export large amounts of data into many different formats
  • Implemented a Redis based job queuing system for all data processing
  • Enhanced and extended data mining and aggregation algorithms

BoxWave

Kirkland, WA

Software Engineer

May 2011 — Sept. 2011

As part of the development team, my responsibilities included the company’s custom ERP system, customer facing e-commerce website, as well as all new web related projects.

  • Built a custom lightweight ColdFusion framework for use in the redesign of the company’s e-commerce website
  • Enhanced and extended features of custom ERP system
  • Converted design mock-ups into usable pages for the redesign of main e-commerce website

Seven Springs Sales, LLC

Granite Falls, WA

Web Developer

Sept. 2005 — Apr. 2011

Originally hired to maintain existing online projects and aid in the creation of marketing materials, my role eventually grew to overseeing a second graphics designer, as well as creating custom web applications for both offline intranet use and online customer use.

  • Built a custom e-commerce web application, for use on multiple company websites
  • Built a sponsorship management system as an extension of the MODx CMS
  • Created company catalogs and advertisements
  • Helped to create design mock-ups, per customer needs, for custom products

SKILLS

Specialties
  • API Design and Development
  • PHP
  • JavaScript
  • NodeJS
  • Symfony
  • AWS
  • Docker
  • Terraform
  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • Redis
Supplemental
  • Python
  • Golang
  • Snowflake
  • DevOps
  • SysAdmin