Most Proficient / Current Stack
- Frontend: React, jQuery, HTML, SCSS
- Backend PHP, C++
- Database: SQLite, MySQL, Bedrock
- Infra Services: Elasticsearch, Rsyslog, Kibana, Icinga1/Nagios4, Collectd, Nginx, Systemd
- Dev / Infra Tools: SaltStack, fabric, Python3, Terraform, Bash, Ubuntu, Vim, Git, GitHub
- AWS Services: EC2, S3, IAM, CloudFront, Route 53
- Hardware: Lenovo SR950, Lenovo SR530
WordPress, Go (Golang), Docker, Ansible
Other Noteworthy (Less Recent)
PostgreSQL, Redis, Ruby, Rbenv, Rspec, Sinatra, Rails, Chef, RabbitMQ, SmartOS, Joyent/SDC, Redux
Expensify: Site Reliability EngineerJan 2020–PresentPortland, OR
Currently working on infrastructure at Expensify.
Himalayan Institute: Web Development ManagerOct 2015–Dec 2019 (4 years, 2 months)Honesdale, PA
Built the web team and the entire web presence from scratch.
Conducted hiring activities for web, marketing, A/V, and graphic
design, and established best practices, working methodologies, and
Responsible for conceptualizing, planning, coordinating, and
executing all web products, including two full WordPress sites, two
mini-sites (same domain, different branding), a Shopify site, an
internal documentation website, and a $150k/yr membership program.
Primary stack included WordPress (PHP) and React/Redux.
Acquired $7k/yr in grants on AWS and Azure and built custom
monitoring and integrations platform, leveraging Go (Golang),
Ansible, Terraform, Icinga2, and Docker.
Apple: Software EngineerMar 2015–Sep 2015 (7 months)Cupertino, CA
Maintained software platform that managed infrastructure deployment and
automation for Maps. Developed full-stack using Rails, Sinatra,
AngularJS, PostgreSQL, and Redis.
ModCloth: Software Engineer Oct 2012–Dec 2014 (2 years, 3 months)Pittsburgh, PA / San Francisco, CA
Served on multiple teams, providing deployment tools, infrastructure
automation for Ubuntu and SmartOS, and back-end services. Installed,
configured, and operated persistance and communication layer, including
PostgreSQL, MySQL, Redis, Memcached, and RabbitMQ. Primary languages
included Go (Golang) and Ruby, with scripting in Bash. Used Chef,
Ansible, and Docker for provisioning, configuration management, and
Kemists: Software Engineer Jun 2012–Sep 2012 (4 months)Pittsburgh, PA
Fireman Creative: Web Development Intern Dec 2011–Apr 2012 (5 months)Pittsburgh, PA
Full-stack development for small business customers using WordPress, PHP, LESS, jQuery, and MySQL
Apple Store, Shadyside: ExpertMay 2018–May 2011 (3 years)Pittsburgh, PA
Lead sales, facilitated daily operations, mentored new-hires, assisted in new store openings & other special events