Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
January 2017 - Present
Online M.S. in Computer Science

Boston University, Boston, MA
January 2016 - December 2016
Undergraduate Certificate in Computer Science

Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
August 2005 - May 2010
B.S. in Industrial & Systems Engineering


Languages: Ruby, Java, Python, Perl, Javascript/jQuery, SQL
Databases: MySQL, Postgres, SQLite
Frameworks: Rails, Sinatra
Operating Systems: Linux, Mac OS X


Akamai Technologies Inc. October 2015 – Present
Software Engineer II
  • Built Rails 4/Angular application to help customer care team see changes throughout system
  • Fixing bugs in Perl, Rails 2, PHP, and Rails 4 code
  • Porting code from Rails 2 to Rails 4
  • Build out a verbose set of tools to help the support team with weekly reports
Lighter May 2015 – September 2015
Lead Developer
  • Rewrote and optimized large portions of the Rails application, enforcing best practices, enhancing speed and reducing deploy time by 33%
  • Built Sinatra application to allow internal users to submit bug reports to Jira
  • Managed team of two
  • Instituted an Agile scrum process
  • Created and implemented a custom coupon code implementation
  • Created a staging environment
Cohealo September 2014 – May 2015
Software Engineer
  • Built ability for consumer to request equipment from Cohealo
  • Added functionality to allow users to add preventative maintenance through a csv import
  • As part of a team, worked through two large refactorings
  • Helped team move to an Agile process
  • As part of a team, increased test coverage by 31%
  • General Rails development throughout the platform
Visible Measures Corporation July 2013 – September 2014
Software Engineer
  • Built Sinatra application to help internal users run queries against the database
  • Made the reporting page for VMC’s new self-service portal for external users, Fabric
  • Wrote migrations to move data from mysql to Vertica
  • General Rails development on largest internal platform, Ad Operations
Quartz Labs (TripAdvisor) Nov 2012 – July 2013
Software Engineer
  • Wrote Ruby/JavaScript scrapers to automate comparison of API data to live site data, crawling the page using PhantomJS and parsing the returned data using Nokogiri
  • Developed adapters for partner APIs to connect to the TripAdvisor main site using Java and the Play framework
Rocket Science Group (Mailchimp) Mar 2011 – Nov 2012
Deliverability Engineer
  • Coordinate anti-abuse efforts with compliance team
  • Develop python and bash scripts to find abusive users
  • Write and maintain set of regex rules to combat spam
  • Analyze user data within SQL database to get insight into customer activity
The Home Depot Store Support Center Jun 2010 – Mar 2011
IT Developer
  • Managed workflow project for transportation invoice submissions and approvals
  • Worked with DBAs on the SQL database design