I’m originally from SoCal, but am currently living in Phoenix, Arizona.
I like thinking big thoughts.
I strive to write readable and performant code.
I hope to leave the world better off than I found it.
- Full-stack web development
- Utilizes object-oriented and functional design principles to automate business processes while maintaining flexibility for requirement changes.
- Project Management
- Applies agile, lean, and traditional work management techniques to direct project initiation, planning, and execution.
- Keeps up-to-date on common web application attacks and uses this knowledge to keep systems safe.
- Ruby on Rails
- Git / Github
- HTML / CSS
- UNIX (Kali Linux, macOS)
- Tuft & Needle
- Engineering Lead
2019-01-01 — Present
Acted as point of contact between developers and the customer experience and retail teams.
Lead a team of 4 software engineers.
Integrated main application with Textline API.
2015-09-08 — 2018-12-31
Refactored 3 payment processing systems to each use the same common interface.
Integrated main application with Affirm API.
Lead the effort to move applications from Rails 4 to Rails 5.
- JetPack Enterprises
- Web Developer
2015-02-01 — 2015-08-21
Performed full-stack development of web applications.
Repaired, refactored, and added features to legacy software projects.
- Bloom & Speak Bilingual Tx
2012-01-01 — 2015-01-31
Conducted market research, created business plan, developed short and long term strategies.
Obtained funding, negotiated contracts with state agencies and insurance companies.
Taught myself computer programming for business automation tasks.
- Mesa Police Department
- Public Safety 911 Operator
2011-02-01 — 2013-03-31
Answered emergency phone calls, made timely appropriate responses based on department policy and personal judgment.
Relayed information to first-responders, coordinated dispatch, gave instructions to callers in life-threatening situations.
- Arizona State Univesity
- Political Science, Bachelor of Science
2005-08-20 — 2009-05-11
- Dartmouth College
- C Programming with Linux, Professional Certificate
2018-10-02 — Present
- University of Maryland
- Agile Project Management, Professional Certificate
2018-09-22 — Present
GitHub — Portfolio — LinkedIn