Full-stack developer with over a decade of experience developing data-intensive applications. Well-versed in open-source Unix-based systems. Fan of team building and intra-team mentorship. Affinity for debugging and tuning systems. Genuinely enthusiastic about learning, building, and shipping.
Development Seed — Cloud Engineer
REMOTE, APR 2019 - PRESENT
On a distributed team developing cloud-native solutions for data-intensive geospatial applications. Notable partners & projects:
Cadasta Foundation — Software Dev
REMOTE, MAR 2017 - APR 2019
On a distributed team developing a suite of open-source tools to allow users to collect, manage, and store data on land and resource rights in a secure cloud platform. Focused work on performance and scalability.
Osprey Informatics — Team Lead
CALGARY AB, JUL 2015 - MAR 2017
Managed team of 7 developers rapidly spec'ing out and developing SAAS platform. Interacted with various stakeholders for product planning and development. Performed project management within the development team. Oversaw R&D efforts developing and utilizing machine learning/computer vision-based solutions, including the automated curation of large training sets. Promoted mentorship, engagement, and communication amongst fellow developers.
Osprey Informatics — Software Dev
CALGARY AB, OCT 2013 - JUL 2015
Developed a fault-tolerant system to configure and control an array of remote IP cameras. Designed remotely installed system nodes to overcome limitations of network connectivity. Implemented continuous integration, infrastructure management, automated internal-failure resolution, and greatly improved test coverage.
AWS: CDK, CloudFormation, Lambda, StepFunctions, CloudFront, QuickSight, Athena, ECS, RDS, IAM, S3, SQS
Languages: Python, TypeScript, HTML/CSS/Sass
Libraries: FastAPI, React.js, Express.js, RxJS, Celery, Django
Tools: Postgresql, PostGIS, ElasticSearch, Docker
Paradigms: serverless, distributed applications, fault tolerance, continuous integration & continuous deployment, devops
University of Victoria
Further work history available via LinkedIn…