CTO / Consultant

Denver, Colorado

Rebric Inc. November 2016 - Present



  • Lead the long-term technical strategy development and tactical execution of those strategies at Rebric

  • Directed technical teams and resources in solutions for design, development and delivery services to benefit the buisness

  • Developed a road map to optimize the rollout of the Rebric infrastructure

  • Launched development, testing and production environments for all Rebric infrastructure

  • Articulated a clear vision, to drive technical discussions throughout the SDLC lifecycle to be in parity with the buisness

Make Hiring Better

Working to create algorithmic models that help pools of employees get hired quicker
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Senior Full Stack Engineer

Denver, Colorado

AppThis, LLC. March 2015 - November 2016



  • Primary sysadmin / devops lead for the entirety of the AppThis infrastructure

  • Created a monitoring platform that integrates applications written in python, node, scala and php using ganglia/graphana as a front.

  • Created a “link-validator” that is able to validate every offer in the AppThis system through a world wide proxy which has generated millions in revenue by removing broken ads and cultivating more responsive networks

  • Contributed in creating a video platform that was able to serve 2k requests per second on all major mobile phone devices

  • Developed a real time log aggregation pipeline that spans each aws region that incorporates a resilient pub/sub consumer application which can self heal during any downtime that AppThis experiences

  • Gave programming sessions on diverse topics including advanced functional programming using Scala/Erlang, Akka, Jenkins Pipeline, SaltStack and other topics during brown bag lunches

Link Validator

Was main developer creating a service which would validate mobile offerings by every country and region worldwide. Simulated mobile phones for that location to determine if the advertisement would work effectively
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Video Player

Made a video player that worked with the vast 2.0 spec. Used for serving rewarded video, banner, interstitial and native advertisements
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General Responsibility

Day to day work to ensure service reliability for all of appthis
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Senior Engineer

Denver, Colorado

Dire Wolf Digital, LLC. July 2011 - March 2015



  • Tasked with adapting and expanding the DWD infrastructure to meet the goals of internal and external stake holders.

  • Customized Chef recipes/cookbooks for use in deployment to Amazon EC2 and automated control through RunDeck

  • Produce modules to support ejabberd chat, which is used in all public facing DWD games

  • Developed scripts used to migrate large amounts of information from expiring games to new database infrastructure. (75 million rows converted under twenty minutes with zero errors)

  • Designed and implemented internal tools utilized by all projects at DWD

Sorry, due to NDA im not allowed to talk about projects ive worked on at Dire Wolf Digital, LLC.



Lead Developer

San Diego, California

Sony Online Entertainment May 2006 - July 2011




  • Lead, manage and mentor a team of web developers to align strategic goals of the company

  • Work closely with artists and producers on projects with short changing deadlines; develop feature-rich websites and applications.

  • Create and maintain high volume websites and work towards the success of many projects for both the marketing and platform departments.

  • Developed SOE frameworks for Facebook and helped build out strategies for client and server-side technologies to meet those growing ends.

  • Designed, maintained and worked with every website at SOE and contributed to the success of many titles for the company.

  • Trained consistently on new technologies to adapt to current and future projects to create the best scalable web frameworks for SOE and partners.

SOE

Was main developer for the first few iterations and then lead for the others
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SOE - Corporate

Was the lead dev for this project
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EverQuest Players

Maintained this website, adding and fixing functionality
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EverQuest II

Maintained this website and was lead developer in multiple redevelopments
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EverQuest EQ2X

Single Page Registration with multivariant pages and integrated A/B Testing
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Magic: The Gathering ™ Tactics

Single Page Registration with integration to the launchpad application.
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DC Universe Online

Set up the web context. Maintened and helped with the redesign as lead dev
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Vanguard: Saga of Heroes

Helped to develop the vgplayers website
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PoxNora

Developed the Rune Manager and helped with the redesign
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Star Wars Galaxies & TCG

Developed the redesign of the site, as well as the tcg
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Legends of Norrath

Developed the initial site
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