I am a software engineer specializing in web applications and game development. Over the past 6 years I've worked with various programming languages including Ruby, Javascript, C#, Objective-C, Java, and Python.

Currently I am based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and employed by Immunetrics as a software engineer.

Work Experience

Immunetrics

Immunetrics is an industry-leading bio-simulation company with significant experience in building and validating biologically-accurate, predictive models.

Software Engineer

June 2016 - Present

Brew Gentlemen

Tech Director

February 2016 - Present

Technology Solutions Engineer

August 2014 - February 2016
  • Create a digital draft menu system
  • Develop and maintain a custom CMS platform
  • Provide workflow automation to printable media generation
  • Website migration from static HTML/CSS to a custom Rails-based CMS
  • Create solutions for managing digital displays in the taproom

OpenArc

OpenArc is a technology consulting firm specializing in talent, strategy, and software development.

Technical Lead Open Source Solutions

June 2015 - June 2016
  • Manage the Open Source Software development team
  • Architect and develop web based solutions
  • Create and maintain organization standards for Ruby on Rails based development
  • Scale web applications by leveraging background processing
  • Work with account executives to provide accurate quotes to clients

Senior Software Engineer

January 2015 - June 2015
  • Contribute to the organization's standard style and best practice guides for Git and Ruby
  • Standardize deployment strategy for Ruby on Rails base projects
  • Integrate multiple separate Ruby on Rails applications into a unified environment
  • Enhance developer workflows through automation

Software Engineer

January 2014 - January 2015
  • Design and implement content curation algorithms for location based social mobile applications
  • Create interactive and responsive web applications
  • Enhance and maintain mobile applications
  • Serve as both project manager and lead on multiple projects.

Blue Frog Gaming

Software Engineer

July 2013 - December 2013

Blue Frog Gaming is a small team of software craftsmen, pixel perfect artists, and game enthusiasts dedicated to building great games.

  • Designed and implemented AI for NPC encounters in Darkfire Galaxies
  • Implemented core UI features on the Flash-based client
  • Performed maintenance and optimization on both the Flash-based client and Rails-based server of Darkfire Galaxies

Digital Gamesmith Laboratory

The Digital Gamesmith© Laboratory designs and analyzes software for serious games and statistical applications.

Software Engineer

May 2012 - December 2012
  • Developed an educational game for statistics in Unity3D
  • Created and deployed administration server with web frontend for course administrators
  • Programmed core gameplay modules and client/server communication

Rensselaer Center for Open Source

RCOS is a group of RPI students who work on open source projects

Developer

May 2010 - December 2011
  • Developed OpenStreetMap-based software with Jumpstart International
  • Continued development and support of the Observatory project management system
  • Developed Django web application to monitor Bitcoin mining data
  • Managed the web server for the organization

Education

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Games, Simulations, Arts and Sciences - Computer Science

Dual Bachelor

2009 - 2013

Skills

Programming Languages

  • Ruby
  • C#
  • Javascript
  • Python
  • HTML
  • CSS

Frameworks

  • Angular
  • Ember
  • Rails
  • Django
  • Bootstrap

Development Tools

  • git
  • Vagrant
  • Visual Studio
  • Xamarin
  • Xcode
  • Unity3D