In the last fourteen years, I have worked within a broad spectrum of the technology field. At Veoh, we pioneered
online video and behavioral advertising. I've built and maintained four world-class software engineering teams at
Veoh, Active Network and Verve. I worked as a go-between, functioning as the integral link between the company executive needs and technological
development segment of the team. I have facilitated the companies vision and the technological expertise required,
into a functioning and successful end products.
I have over 14 years experience of web application development and team management. During this time
I have worked on content management systems, streaming video, custom web applications, geospatial ad servers,
I have contracted and worked for with great companies like Veoh.com, Intuit,
Sorenson Media and currently full-time at Verve.
Full-stack Web Development
Ruby on Rails: I have been working with Rails since it's initial release in 2005. I have built
dozens of large applications for companies like Active.com, ADIO Footwear,
Verve, and more.
of frameworks. I have recently moved to yarnpkg and React.js.
SQL: I have many years of MySQL administration and performance tuning experience. I was a Percona Server fan but have recently changed
my preference to Amazon RDS and Aurora.
Big Data: For the past year I have done extensive work with Apache Spark, RedShift, and Elasticsearch for large scale geospatial data analysis.
iOS & Android: I built and managed off-shore teams for Verve's whitelabel news application. We have over 500 apps currently in the app
store. I have a deep knowledge of location services and beacon technologies.
Areas of Interest
- Natural Interfaces with Alexa
- Connected Car with Ford Sync
- Big Data and Machine Learning
Please contact me via Linkedin for freelance opprotunities.