Software Engineer Contractor
Maintain, support, and develop large industry sites, including Ellis Property Management Services
, a leading property managerment services company.
TEMPE BICYCLE ACTION GROUP
Coordinator for the Tempe Bike Count, conducted as a joint venture between researchers at Arizona State University's School of Urban Planning, ASU Parking and Transportation Services, the City of Tempe Transportation Planning staff, and Tempe Bicycle Action Group, from 2012-2015. Managed counter and evant planning staff. Oversaw research.
Developed and implemented several successful programs. Met with City Council Members, business owners, and other stake holders, effectively doing advocacy through collaboration.
PLAIN BLACK CORP
Senior Software Engineer
(Project based contractor from 12/2012-present)
Worked with researchers to implement an RCT study as part of Australia's national online mental health help system, and implemented various analyses.
Developed, supported, and did client development work on PlainBlack's once flagship Free Software product, the WebGUI content management system.
Customer projects include large US Government sites, a large
Australian Government site, and others.
Created Enom.com's cPanel plugin, and cPanel plugins for various other PlainBlack customers.
Contributed to other PlainBlack ventures including thegamecrafter.com
ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY
Special Guest Lecturer
Taught BIO 591
, Introduction to Computational Biology.
VARIOUS CONSULTING JOBS
Created a Zeus-based virtual loadbalancer product with Web admin
using the Zeus SOAP API for a virtual private server provider.
Security audited Xen provisioning tasks, finding and fixing flaws.
Find and fix bugs in the Apache webserver, work on a team to implement A/B tested features, profile and optimize code for one of the largest commerce portals.
Clients include LiquidWeb, Shopzilla, Katz & Co, Pariyatti, others.
Wrote the software to run networked, client-server video slots and video poker machines and their server (server based gaming), the first of its kind approved by the Nevada Gaming Commission.
Skills: Flash, ActionScript, SDL, C, scripting languages, public-private key cryptography, Test Driven Development, Postgres, SQL, Linux, statistics, mtasc, swfmill, HaXe, embedded applications, ARM, computer security, SSL, security, OO.
O'REILLY & ASSOCIATES|
Technical Reviewer, Contract
CONTACT DESIGNS, Scottsdale AZ|
Developed custom Web applications. Wrote specifications,
designed relational, normalized databases, and managed client acceptance.
Integrated various credit card gateways, client databases, cart and catalog software, auction software,
incentive software, etc.
Skills: Scripting languages, Apache, MySQL, Unix, Linux, BSD, Cisco.
IGOTTAGO.COM, Sedona AZ|
Over saw technology for a startup e-commerce vender.
Skills: C, bash, SQL, awk, sed, Linux, NT, IRIX, FreeBSD, Apache, IIS, MySQL, SQLServer, DNS, LAN design, others.
MAYO CLINIC, Scottsdale AZ (under contract)|
Intranet Web Team
Performed all programming for Mayo Scottsdale's new intranet.
Automated process of creating and maintaining departmental homepages.
Worked directly with dozens of departments and ultimately supported hundreds.
Developed database-driven content system for Managed Care for use on
the Internet/World wide web, a highly visible portion of an important,
profitable arm of Mayo Clinic's business.
Wrote dozens of departmental and clinic-wide applications, small and large.
JAVA AND WEB SERVICES GROUP (JaWS), Minneapolis MN
Jr. Applications Programmer
Participated in teams responsible for developing
interactive database-driven applications to user specifications
for such applications as distance education, document management, reporting, online database access, others.
Skills: Scripting languages, Java, VBA/ASP, NT 4, Solaris, Microsoft Access, bash.
EDUCATION & ACADEMICS|
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, 1998
Computer Science to Junior level: Computation Aspects of Intelligence, Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs/Scheme II, Formal Symbolic Logic.
JOHN HOPKINS UNIVERSITY THROUGH COURSERA, 2014
Currently taking the Data Scientist Specialty track online through extensions via Coursera, including R Programming, Getting and Cleaning Data, Exploratory Data Analysis, Reproducible Research, and Statistical Inference.
ORACLE CERTIFIED JAVA ASSOCIATE, 2014
⋅ Tempe Bike Count Analysis for 2015, coordinator
⋅ Tempe Bike Count Analysis for 2014, coordinator
⋅ Tempe Bike Count Analysis for 2013, coordinator
⋅ Tempe Bike Count Analysis for 2012, coordinator