Software engineer with over 8 years of experience building fullstack web applications. Expertise in frontend web development, architecting serverless cloud infrastructure and leading engineering projects at scale.
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I’m a software engineer with over 8 years of experience solving complex business problems that save time and money through leadership, collaboration and software automation at scale.
Frontend Engineer (May 2022 - Current)
Impact: saved Amazon millions of dollars and months of developer effort each year by ensuring all North American and European Amazon retail marketplaces, Prime Video, and Fire TV were legally-compliant with the GDPR and new CCBA privacy laws.
Skills: React, JSP, Java Spring, NoSQL, AWS (ECS, Lambda, SQS, DynamoDB, S3)
Amazon Web Services
Frontend Engineer/Lead consultant (May 2020 - May 2022)
Impact: saved a pharmaceutical company over 10 million dollars and 25 million hours of labor each year with an automated translation solution. Automated complex accruals and “chargebacks” for 3 enterprise customers that owned thousands of AWS accounts and spent over 10 million dollars each month.
Skills: React, Node, NoSQL, AWS (Lambda, Textract, Translate, Lambda, S3, SQS, DynamoDB, Cognito, CloudFront, Athena)
Certifications: Professional DevOps Engineer, Professional Solutions Architect, Associate Developer, Associate SysOps Administrator, Associate Solutions Architect, Cloud Practitioner
QA Engineer - Part-time (May 2022 - Jan 2023)
Impact: setup a stable integration testing suite to save hours of developer time each week debugging unstable tests
Skills: React, TypeScript, Cypress
Frontend Engineer (Oct 2018 - May 2020)
Impact: ensured over 400 students learned software engineering and received jobs with a six- figure salary by building education software for students and staff, including applications for managing attendance, online courses, grades and financial aid.
Skills: React, GraphQL, Ruby on Rails, SQL, PostgreSQL
SVP of Business Development and Engineering (Jan 2015 - Oct 2018)
Impact: raised over $250,000 through crowd-funding by writing all product, website and marketing content. Built relationships with Apple, Moment, Lumecube and Academy award- winning directors that resulted in several feature-length films and music videos. Led engineering team of 5 on the Beastcam iOS application and a custom e-commerce platform.
Skills: React, Node, jQuery, AWS (Elastic Beanstalk, CodePipeline, RDS, CloudFront)
Accomplishments: created an official Amazon Location Service code sample, built a documentation site for Mail For Good, released 4 NPM packages and am currently building an open source event management platform called Cobra Events.