Lantern provides software and a global network of proxy servers to help people all over the world circumvent censorship by national governments that try to restrict which parts of the internet their citizens can access.
- Lead Developer 2013-present
Click Security software enables customers to capture and correlate streams of telemetry from network devices and logs in order to identify and react to developing and persistent threats on their network.
- Senior Developer 2012-2013
- Designed and implemented SVG-based visualizations of network security data
- Envisioned, designed, implemented, performance tested and tuned data warehouse for ad-hoc OLAP analysis on streams of network security data
GoalMine enabled customers to easily buy and share mutual funds through a secure website, mobile applications and gift cards. I worked with our CTO to prepare the site for its initial launch and subsequently maintained and enhanced the site.
- Lead Developer 2010-2012
- Fully integrated accounting using off-the-shelf stock transfer agent software
- Gift card delivery via Facebook wall post, email and postal mail
- Android and iPhone applications featuring location-based savings reminders
- Real-time online customer identify verification
- Engine for hosting configurable incentive programs
- Published SOAP API for consumption by partners
- Custom testing application for automated, integrated browser and back-end testing using Selenium WebDriver, Java, Groovy and Excel
- Self-service reporting system using SQL Server Reporting Services
- Inmon-style data warehouse fed by custom ETL jobs and implemented using an OLAP cube in SQL Server Analysis Services
- Hibernate ORM (JPA), Struts 2, jQuery, Selenium WebDriver, POI for Excel, JavaMail, JUnit, easyXDM, JBossWS, Freemarker, JSP, JAXB, XMLBeans
- Deploy Platforms
- Tomcat 6, JBoss 4, Apache HTTP Server, WordPress, Solaris OS, Windows Server
- Mobile Platforms
- Android 2.1, Appcelerator Titanium (for iOS)
- SQL Server 2008, SQL Server Analysis Services, SQL Server Reporting Services
- Cloud APIs
- Facebook, ZenDesk REST API, CloudSponge, SocialTwist, Experian Precise ID, EVS, FirstData LinkPoint, Google Analytics, flickr
- HTTP, REST, JSON, SOAP, SMTP
- Dev. Environment
- Eclipse, JRebel, Ant, OS X
Bidtective allowed customers to comparison shop for local services online. Bidtective featured an instant estimator that used statistical models to provide detailed price estimates for local services like wedding photography. Bidtective is no longer active - watch this video overview to see how it worked.
- President 2009-now
- Founded business, developed business plan and handled day to day operations
- Quickly iterated on two different product concepts including social sharing and instant estimating
- Built and open-sourced bigtablesearch, a search engine for use on Google AppEngine
Company provides innovative payment solutions to the underbanked.
- Senior Developer 2008-2009
- Ported Python-based SMS mobile payments application to Java
- Defined grammar and implemented parser supporting automated reading and responding to SMS messages
- Built distributed, fault-tolerant object-oriented application framework that serves as the basis of most applications now developed by REV
- Developed custom, fault-tolerant document repository
Dell Financial Services issues credit to Dell customers. I led the Razorfish development team that designed and built the self-service website for home and small business customers on top of Dell's existing issuing and servicing platforms. The project was highlighted in this presentation at Mix 2009.
- Technical Architect 2007-2008
- Led a team of 4 developers
- Estimated and planned work
- Established architecture for self-service website
- Implemented content management system for related static site
- Performed strategic assessment of existing infrastructure and developed recommendations for technical improvements to reduce friction during checkout process
- Provided career mentoring to developers
- Assisted with RFP responses
ROME (now TriplePoint)
ROME supplied credit risk management software to Fortune 500 energy companies like ConocoPhillips and Tesoro , as well as public utilities and regulators such as ERCOT. ROME was acquired by TriplePoint in July of 2008.
- Solutions Engineer 2005-2007
- Completed RFI and RFP responses
- Demoed software to prospective clients
- Maintained Java-based credit risk software
- Ported acquired operational risk software from Tapestry to Wicket
CCSAS combines statewide case management capabilities with centralized child support collection and payment processing. I worked on an Accenture team as part of the consortium that developed the system on behalf of the State of California. I started work on the batch architecture team and ended up as architecture development lead overseeing the teams responsible for document management, business process management, security, online and integration architecture.
- Architecture Development Lead, Developer 2004-2005
- Estimated, planned and tracked team's work on documentation and software work products
- Interviewed new hire, internal hire and contractor candidates
- Provided organized and informal training to team members and client staff
- Oversaw development of electronic and paper forms
- Oversaw development of document management system
- Oversaw prototyping of business process management capabilities
- Built Java batch processing infrastructure using Ant to script batch jobs (analogous to JCL) and integrated with Tivoli Workload Scheduler for job scheduling
Large Internet Service Provider
- Technical Architect 2003-2004
- Prepared architecture blueprints for development, testing, production and disaster recovery environments
- Developed build schedule, coordinated with off-site infrastructure team to ensure environment availability and helped coordinate an upgrade to PeopleSoft CRM 8.8 Service Pack 1.
- Documented standards for synchronous and asynchronous integration with legacy systems
Consortium of Large Telecommunications Companies
Worked on an Accenture team that delivered a custom billing system to meet requirements by the State of California, including bill generation, postal delivery of bills, online bill presentment and an internal system for accounts receivable handling and billing dispute resolution.
- Lead Developer, Developer 2000-2003
- Estimated, planned and supervised work for teams up to 10 developers
- Built self-service and customer-care websites using a proprietary MVC framework
- Developed Swing-based applet for managing complex billing account hierarchy
- Developed reporting framework based on JDBC and PL/SQL for operational and program monitoring
- Supervised implementation of electronic bill presentment, including adding support for pagination of large bills (some bills were thousands of pages in length)
- Planned and supervised performance testing
- Worked directly with client to gather requirements, obtain sign-off on designs and validate product with user-acceptance testing
- Web Developer 1999-2000
All my work for Lantern is open source.
sqins makes type-safe SQL available inside Scala using SQL-like syntax.
Python full text indexing for Google App Engine.