Kevin Crimi, RESTful APIs Developer in New York, NY, United States
Kevin Crimi

RESTful APIs Developer in New York, NY, United States

Member since February 12, 2016
Kevin is a programmer, scientist, and designer, He utilizes his diverse background and skill sets to work with the client to first understand and clarify the true requirements of the product and then implement clean, sustainable products which are built with longevity in mind.
Kevin is now available for hire

Portfolio

  • Wink
    Slack, Trello, Retrofit, Ruby on Rails (RoR), Ruby, GitHub, Git, Java, Android
  • Meh
    Google Maps API, Parse, Otto, Retrofit, OkHttp, Android SDK
  • Handy
    Looker, Tableau, AWS S3, AWS EC2, Apache Pig, Hadoop, Redshift, MySQL...

Experience

Location

New York, NY, United States

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Git, Sublime Text, Android Studio, IntelliJ, OS X

The most amazing...

...thing I've coded was a script to apply machine learning algorithms to fMRI data to pinpoint predict location-based memory in a human brain. SCIENCE!

Employment

  • Android Engineer

    2016 - PRESENT
    Wink
    • Built out new automated services for users to increase scale.
    • Implemented A/B testing to find the optimum price point and sale strategy.
    • Designed the UI/UX for service introduction and control experiences.
    • Created the database and architecture designs of new microservices.
    • Modernized the app infrastructure to make it more maintainable and efficient.
    • Led the technical transition strategy for a subscription transition.
    Technologies: Slack, Trello, Retrofit, Ruby on Rails (RoR), Ruby, GitHub, Git, Java, Android
  • Android Developer

    2015 - 2016
    Meh
    • Built a framework API layer for leveraging Foursquare and Swarm data using Retrofit and Otto.
    • Built back-end code with Parse Cloud Code to handle app data storage.
    • Designed all the assets with an emphasis on material design best practices.
    • Integrated with phone apps using implicit intents to let the user share, call, and get directions to different venues.
    • Focused on modular design to easily leverage data layer in future apps.
    Technologies: Google Maps API, Parse, Otto, Retrofit, OkHttp, Android SDK
  • Data Scientist

    2014 - 2015
    Handy
    • Created a business intelligence portal for internal business use incorporating Tableau, Looker, and Ruby on Rails.
    • Built an automated reporting framework for data distribution using R, Python, and Ruby on Rails.
    • Designed and developed a data pipeline using AWS S3, Hadoop, and Pig to export to Redshift.
    • Worked with engineering to architect and curate data structure and storage.
    • Worked with the finance department to overhaul the accounting system.
    Technologies: Looker, Tableau, AWS S3, AWS EC2, Apache Pig, Hadoop, Redshift, MySQL, Ruby on Rails (RoR), Ruby, Python, R
  • Web Developer

    2013 - 2014
    Dimassimo Goldstein
    • Built an overhauled site for a client, RightScale, using PHP.
    • Developed a custom minimal CMS using MySQL and Smarty templates to build the site.
    • Investigated options for using Facebook API for a promotional personalized Valentine's day app.
    Technologies: Smarty, PhpMyAdmin, MySQL, PHP
  • Research Fellow

    2013 - 2013
    National Institute of Advanced Science and Technology (AIST)
    • Investigated data mapping techniques for a music-exploring app UI.
    • Evaluated the results of different algorithms using YouTube music video data and a million song data set.
    Technologies: Python, MATLAB

Experience

Skills

  • Languages

    SQL, Java, PHP, Python, R, Ruby
  • Libraries/APIs

    Otto, Retrofit, Foursquare API, Google Maps API, Node.js, Google Maps
  • Platforms

    Android, Firebase, MacOS, Parse, OS X, Apache Pig, AWS EC2
  • Storage

    MySQL, Redshift, NoSQL, AWS S3
  • Tools

    Adobe Photoshop, GitHub, Jekyll, Android Studio, IntelliJ IDEA, Git, IntelliJ, Sublime Text, Tableau, Looker, PhpMyAdmin, MATLAB, Trello, Slack, Adobe Illustrator, RubyMine
  • Other

    RESTful APIs, Google Material Design, OkHttp, Twofish
  • Frameworks

    Hadoop, Smarty, Android SDK, React Native, Ruby on Rails (RoR)
  • Paradigms

    Agile

Education

  • Master of Science degree in Computer Science
    2010 - 2013
    University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA (USA)
  • Master of Arts degree in Neuroscience
    2010 - 2013
    University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA (USA)
  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Neuroscience
    2007 - 2010
    University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA (USA)
  • Bachelor of Music degree in Music Performance
    2005 - 2009
    University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA (USA)

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