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Education

B.S. Computer Science, Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania, December 2007

Summary

Experienced software engineer with a strong bias to shipping. Versed in many popular technologies. Interested in continually ensuring that the teams I work with are having the highest impact possible and building the next most important feature.

Experience

Software Engineer, Twitter, Cambridge, MA (January 2014 – present)

  • Responsible for inviting the first 1000 customers to Fabric at Twitter's inaugural developer conference
  • Launched get.fabric.io, the logged out experience for Fabric
  • Launched answers.io, the marketing site for Twitter's Mobile Analytics product
  • Launched get.digits.com, the logged out experience for Twitter's Mobile Identity product
  • Mentored new team mates joining the Fabric Growth team
  • Increased conversions from signup to confirmation by 70% for new Fabric customers

Co-Founder, ZeroPush, Philadelphia, PA (January 2013 – September 2015)

  • ZeroPush was acquired by Twitter in September 2015
  • Bootstrapped a successful push notification platform focused on building great tools for developers
  • Became a Heroku add-on provider allowing one click ZeroPush signup for Heroku customers

Co-Founder, Symmetric Infinity LLC, Philadelphia, PA (January 2013 – September 2015)

  • Symmetric Infinity was acquired by Twitter in September 2015
  • Worked with clients in various industries to implement business solutions
  • Sponsored local development community activities

VP Mobile Engineering, appRenaissance LLC, Philadelphia, PA (June 2011 – September 2012)

  • Implemented Agile project workflows to maximize client value
  • Made technology decisions to minimize cost and maximize scalability
  • Developed and Deployed multiple client applications to the Apple App Store
  • Built backend services to support mobile client applications

Software Engineer, Infor Global Solutions, Malvern, PA (June 2009 – June 2011)

  • Designed and built a Digital Asset Management component for LOB applications in Silverlight
  • Wrote an intelligent Silverlight file upload control and corresponding supportive services
  • Established internal best practices design patterns, third-party framework usage, and unit testing
  • Authored a proof of concept for migrating an existing financial suite to a modern UI technology
  • Developed a Windows Phone 7 client application, to integrate with an existing enterprise backend

Applications Developer, Oracle Corp, Chester, PA (October 2007 – June 2009)

  • Participated in the development of the Oracle Insurance Shared Rules Engine
  • Implemented dynamic runtime Java source code generation, compilation, and execution
  • Executed a continuous integration strategy utilizing Ant, JUnit and Hudson
  • Mentored less experienced team members
  • Drafted/Published documentation regarding QA technical initiatives/procedures
  • Acted as manager, overseeing QA development resources, to ensure high quality quarterly releases
  • Authored design and implementation of internal applications and utilities
  • Managed software builds/deploys for 11 QA environments, continuously maintaining high availability
  • Worked with offshore contractors to coordinate QA efforts for quarterly certification

Technology

  • Application Servers, Apache, Nginx, Passenger, Unicorn
  • Development Tools, Chef, Git, Rails, Vim, XCode
  • Operating Systems, OS X, Linux variants, UNIX
  • Programming Languages, Bash, C, C#, Java, Objective-C, Python, Ruby
  • RDBMS, MySQL, Postgresql
  • Foreign Languages, Spanish