Open Source Developer2013 - 2014Open Source
Technologies: Ember.js, Ruby
- Created several Ember.js libraries, including one for authentication and pagination.
- Created plugins for Light Table, a new IDE.
- Added new pages to the Ember.js documentation.
- Created several Ruby gems to simplify managing projects consisting of multiple libraries.
Rails Developer2013 - 2013RailsDog / DirectNorth
- Launched Konga.com, the largest online retailer in Nigeria.
Data Architect2010 - 2012Cleveland Indians
Technologies: Microsoft SQL Server, Ruby, Pentaho, PL/SQL
- Built a new data warehouse to serve baseball operations.
Lead Developer2009 - 2010Strike Interactive
- Launched modnique.com, a Flash sales site for children's clothing.
Consultant2004 - 2009Princeton Consultants
Technologies: Visual Basic 6 (VB6), PL/SQL, Java, Ruby, C#, C++
- Worked as a technical lead on a data warehouse design project for a large national insurance company.
- Created a cost optimization model in Ruby for a large national printing company as the sole developer. The project took nine months from start to production and paid for itself in four months.
- Worked as a project manager on adapting our flagship software product for a new client and a new SaaS business model. Developed a new deployment infrastructure to support hosting our software internally.
- Created or championed many new internal systems and methodologies, including systems for testing, builds, deployment, release notes, source control, and issue tracking.