Lead Engineer of Full-stack Development2019 - 2022Big River Analytics
Technologies: Ionic, TypeScript, PostgreSQL, React, GraphQL, Python, R
- Built numerous software projects, including a COVID-19 checkpoint mobile app with Ionic, TypeScript, and PostgreSQL, an endowment management platform in React and GraphQL, and many data management and privacy projects using Python and R.
- Implemented productive code review, reusable infrastructure libraries, and a soft agile planning methodology for the whole organization.
- Advised team, clients, and executives on engineering concerns, including technology investment decisions, engineering structure, engineering process, and competency development for data science and economist technology.
Chief Technologist and Co-founder2018 - 2019Exploration Engineering
Technologies: Solidity, Node.js, React, Web3.js, Ethereum, Ethers.js, Hyperledger, Tokenomics, Utility Tokens
- Led a 6-person engineering team building high-stakes cryptocurrency and blockchain tools using EVM, Solidity, Node.js, React, Web3, Ethers, and private blockchain solutions, such as Hyperledger Burrow.
- Monitored, planned, and liaised with legal advisors to manage legal risks in a rapidly changing regulatory environment. It involved working with the regulator, exemptions, and no-action solutions for emerging technology.
- Secured contracts and architected solutions in diverse sectors, including government, financial services, and cryptocurrency.
- Designed code quality standards, checklists, and library implementations of common blockchain tasks, including verifiable logging, staking, upgradability, reversibility, and confirmed transfers.
Director of Technology2016 - 2018Strawhouse
Technologies: Node.js, Docker, Kubernetes, React, Facebook API, Facebook Ads, Google Cloud, Shopify API, PostgreSQL
- Built a growing engineering team of up to 10 members applying the adaptive experiment design tools to high-scale, automated experiments through an infrastructure ecosystem, API integrations with Facebook, Google, and Shopify, and web applications.
- Delivered high-stakes business intelligence tooling guiding spending of more than $50 million on high ROI online advertising.
- Led process, architecture, and policy to maintain high-quality output and support the growth of team members.
- Implemented the scientific research and experimental development (SRED) tax credit, cutting more than 15% effective costs.