Adam Hanna, Software Developer in Los Angeles, CA, United States
Adam Hanna

Software Developer in Los Angeles, CA, United States

Member since August 12, 2019
Adam a full-stack developer that has worked mostly with startups for the past seven years. Adam has a non-traditional background coming from the world of consulting and is well rounded with an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Adam is now available for hire




Los Angeles, CA, United States



Preferred Environment

React, Go

The most amazing...

...project I've been able to take part in is the Web3 Foundations polkadot build. I worked with a great team!


  • Web Developer

    2018 - PRESENT
    • Built a crypto trading bot for a company that IEOd on a South Korean exchange.
    • Built data science tools for a company to analyze replenishment intervals.
    • Built a Polkadot implementation for the Web3 Foundation in Golang.
    • Built algorithmic trading strategies for a hedge fund located in Hong Kong.
    Technologies: React, JavaScript, GoLand, Go
  • Senior Web Developer

    2018 - 2018
    • Built oAuth 2.0 server to unify authentication across our many microservices and to allow our users to login using their credentials on other websites.
    • Built a 0x compatible decentralized exchange.
    • Built a rest API for the Ethereum blockchain, similar to Infura.
    • Built a centralized exchange similar to ShapeShift.
    • Wrote smart contracts to two ICOs.
    Technologies: Blockchain, React, TypeScript, JavaScript, Go
  • Cofounder/CTO

    2012 - 2017
    • Built a geospatial algorithm in python which used lidar data to estimate pitch, azimuth, and rooftop shading to ultimately calculate the IRR for solar panels.
    • Bootstrapped business to more than $1 million in annual sales.
    • Built an online portal for users to automatically launch facebook and direct mail marketing campaigns, complete with tracking phone numbers and custom landing pages.
    Technologies: React, JavaScript, Go
  • Web Developer

    2015 - 2016
    • Acted as the sole developer for Virtudent's MVP which allowed them to treat hundreds of patients and raise $2 million of seed capital.
    • Worked directly with the CEO to transform product vision into a design and ultimately working technology.
    • Aided in hiring the technical team including writing job posts, interviewing, and onboarding.
    Technologies: JavaScript
  • Business Analyst

    2012 - 2012
    Pacific Gas & Electric
    • Built price elasticity test to measure the effects of price changes on product purchases.
    • Built hypothetical and empirical models to assess billing changes for thousands of customers for electric utility rate changes.
    • Built pricing model in VBA to assess new electrical utility rate for electric vehicle owners.
    Technologies: Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), Python
  • Business Analyst

    2008 - 2011
    Black & Veatch
    • Performed technical due diligence for M&A of more than $1 billion of wind farm assets.
    • Developed a unique methodology for assessing wind energy potential over large geographic areas to support the California Energy Commission's 2020 goals of 20% renewable energy.
    • Performed engineering design and design review of multiple substations and underground transmission systems.
    Technologies: Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), Python


  • Golkadot

    Polkadot is a blockchain protocol invented, in part, by Dr. Gavin Wood - the co-founder of Ethereum.

    I was selected by the Web3 Foundation to build the official Polkadot implementation in Go.

  • Coincircle

    Coincircle's mission is to redefine the future of finance as decentralized, accessible, and open to the world through a simple, scalable, secure, and compliant blockchain platform.

    Coincircle designs, engineers, markets, and sells digital assets for established companies and create technologies that enable them to seamlessly interact with the blockchain and integrate digital assets into their existing applications or businesses.

  • Virtudent

    Virtudent delivers on-site dental screenings and preventative dental care to businesses and their employees via our state-of-the-art pop-up dental clinics, which bring the dentist to you via telehealth technologies. Virtudent is offered as a service to corporations and organizations as a free way to increase health care benefits for employees and increase preventative care.


  • Languages

    Go, JavaScript, SQL, Python, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), TypeScript
  • Frameworks

  • Libraries/APIs

    React, Node.js
  • Tools

    GoLand, GIS
  • Paradigms

  • Platforms

    Blockchain, Linux
  • Storage

    PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Elasticsearch, NoSQL, MySQL


  • Master's Degree in Business Administration
    2011 - 2016
    Harvard Business School - Massachusetts
  • Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering
    2004 - 2008
    Colorado School of Mines - Colorado

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