Senior Infrastructure Architect2009 - PRESENTGuidewire Software
Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Azure, AWS, Hardware Platform Interfaces (HPI), Google Maps, COA, Linux, Windows, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, Java
- Provided lead technical support, development, training of Guidewire applications in a variety of heterogeneous environments, including Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Google Compute Platform (GCP).
- Created a performance, functional, and security testing tool for the generation of large volumes of data to be used against the policy system. Generated 10 million policies and showed the application could perform as expected.
- Provided support and development for customers' initial rollout of ClaimCenter as the integration architect.
- Performed security analysis, PCI compliance, and ethical hacker testing of external-facing applications, including penetration testing, performance load analysis, and overall site security.
- Integrated the back end with over 16 external systems, including COA, Google Maps, DVLA, CUEPI, HPI, and MIAFTR.
CTO/Principal Consultant2005 - PRESENTAuraQuest, Inc.
Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), AWS, Apache Tomcat, REST APIs, MySQL, Node.js, React, Java
- Served as the architect for a website which supported over 20 million hits per day, and for a 9-terabyte data warehouse design for 16 million users.
- Performed big data analysis using artificial intelligence techniques, including neural networks, regression analysis, and intelligent algorithms.
- Contributed to security analysis, ethical hacking, and security policy documentation for multiple clients and businesses across a variety of websites and infrastructures.
- Developed a multi-tier Amazon Cloud-based front-end application for customer support of Charter.net.
- Created and supported security policies and procedures across multiple cloud environments, including AWS, Azure, and Rackspace Cloud.
- Developed an internal React Native application for EnchantaFrame digital art frame. This integrates with Google Compute Platform (GCP) and a Firestore back end for NoSQL database, authentication, and analytics.
[Enterprise][US] React Native Engineer2020 - 2020Anthem - Digital (Reorg - Web & Mobile) (via Toptal)
Technologies: React Native
- Architected and Developed React Native application from scratch to support transition from native applications.
- Worked on native bridge functionality between iOS/Android and React Native applications.
- Supported onboarding of other development teams at Anthem for React Native development.
CTO2003 - 2005HotChalk, Inc.
Technologies: MySQL, Java
- Provided technical lead support for the development of an education-focused application for allowing schools' access to information and collaboration. This was a web-based Java application with a MySQL back-end database designed to support 8,000 schools and 16,000,000 students.
- Led a team of remote developers to implement various portions of the education application.
VP Engineering2001 - 2003ProductFactory, Inc
Technologies: Microsoft SQL Server, Java, .NET, C++
- Implemented a web-based project management application to provide collaboration and monitoring of projects.
- Led a team of remote developers for testing and support of the application.