Technical Skills


  • JavaScript & Node.js
  • Ruby
  • Go
  • HTML5
  • Java
  • C#


  • React
  • Redux
  • MobX
  • Express.js
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Backbone.js
  • Beego
  • Gorilla Toolkit

Test Frameworks

  • Jest
  • Mocha/Chai.js
  • Ginkgo/Gomega
  • GoConvey
  • rspec


  • MongoDB
  • Redis
  • Postgres
  • MySQL

Cloud Providers

  • AWS
  • GCE
  • Heroku


The Ohio State University


B.S. Computer Science & Engineering
Columbus, OH
Software Systems



Oct 2017 - Present

Software Engineer II
Full-time Remote
  • Whittled down technical debt to reduce incidents and alerts from a daily occurrence to every few months.
  • Developed initial roadmap and vision for the future of Anomaly Detection.
  • Designed intelligent prompting for multifactor based on suspicious activity to reduce friction for end users.
  • Developed multiple inputs to detect the likelihood that a login was from a bad actor in order to better protect customer login transactions.
  • Created a tool for modifying the production database to increase confidence and speed when responding to customer requests.
  • Published monthly team newsletter to communicate the status and accomplishments of the team.


Sept 2016 - Oct 2017

Senior Software Engineer
Boulder, CO
  • Rapidly iterated on an automated marketing SaaS to achieve market fit.
  • Developed a new product that had a goal to widen the inbound sales opportunities.
  • Delivered Express, a product targeted at customers with a lower budget.
  • Spiked, and then led the effort to replace Rails Action Views with a React front-end.
  • Mentored a Software Engineer at his 1st post-college job.


Aug 2013 - Aug 2016

Software Engineer
Boulder, CO
  • Designed and delivered revenue generating features that directly impacted our MRR.
  • Took over responsibilities from former Security Engineer. On-boarded new employees, led quarterly security reviews, and was PoC for independent security researchers.
  • Lead of a team dedicated to addressing technical debt by creating new processes and tools.
  • Designed and delivered an auditing solution for our customers that handles 1.6 billion events per month on a single EC2 t2.small instance.
  • Delivered native user management support on OS X, despite a lack of documentation from Apple.
  • Delivered a Google Authenticator MultiFactor login screen replacement for OS X.
  • Integrated with Google's API for Google Apps user imports and exports.
  • Created a billing microservice to accurately track how many hours per month a system was active.
  • Extensively revamped our admin portal using Backbone.js.
  • Member of an on-call rotation responsible for our production systems.

10-4 Systems

Jan 2013 - Jul 2013

Software Engineer
Boulder, CO
  • Rapidly implemented new brokerage features to replace an antiquated system.
  • Responsible for key mapping features that gave brokers instant visual feedback on potential matches.

Rosetta Marketing

Jul 2012 - Dec 2012

Technology Associate
Cleveland, OH
  • Used extensive Taxonomy and Search features to make a client’s large site easily manageable.
  • Worked as the sole Android Developer to reduce platform specific bugs and rendering issues for a client’s HTML5 WebView application.

Pillar Technology

Jan 2012 - Jun 2012

Agile Apprentice
Columbus, OH
  • Created an internal Ruby on Rails and Backbone.js reporting website for a client using TDD and Agile methodologies.
  • Created key management features to set goals, create users, and spoof user identities.
  • Presented different augmented reality solutions for iOS to the client, and consulted on the initial design.

Rosetta Marketing

Jun 2011 - Feb 2012

Junior Technology Associate
Cleveland, OH
  • Created custom SharePoint web parts and implanted Omniture analytics for a client’s website.
  • Co-created a SharePoint training class, leveraging self-taught skills for fellow interns.

Chemical Abstracts Service

Jun 2010 - Jun 2011

Student Programming Co-Op
Columbus, OH
  • Generated reports using SAP and Business Analyzer for the sales staff to better focus their sales efforts.
  • Created a Python fuzzy matching script to identify client overlap despite inconsistent naming conventions.


Go 1.6

February 9, 2016

Boulder Gophers
What's coming in Go 1.6?


October 6, 2015

Boulder Gophers
Common and tricky pitfalls in Go

Beginner Track: Interacting with a database

June 2, 2015

Boulder Gophers
Storing/Retrieving registration data in Postgres using database/sql

Beginner Track: Web server Basics

May 5, 2015

Boulder Gophers
How to create a web server and inject GET params into a html/template

Cross Compiling Golang

February 18, 2015

Boulder Gophers
How to setup the golang toolchain for cross compilation

Lessons Learned

January 15, 2015

Node.js Denver/Boulder
Lessons I've learned while managing a small open source project

Bootstrapping AWS

October 28, 2014

AWS Boulder-Denver
An introduction to using AWS User Space to bootstrap your AMIs

Project Experience

  • Cleveland Give Camp 2011 – Volunteered as part of an ad hoc formed team to create a mobile WordPress theme using jQuery Mobile for a non-profit.
  • Cleveland Give Camp 2012 – Completely overhauled a non-profit’s website with easier management, updated styling, and donations.
  • Colorado Give Camp 2013 – Developed a solution to display charter school information on a map.
  • Center For Families \& Children – Led a group of interns to develop a solution for storing, entering, and reporting surveys used by a nonprofit client to secure funding.