Founding member of startup team building email collaboration tools for project, team, and task management.
Led team in design of high capacity and high availability email processing system, and overall architecture design.
Built system interfacing with external mail systems, capturing 7.5M+ emails across thousands of accounts, and performing intelligence functions in content extraction, machine learning, natural language processing, deep categorization, and storage optimization in real-time.
Developed patent pending storage mechanism for shared email that enabled deep sharing and collaboration with principled security.
Employee #2 at startup providing social media consultation and software development to Fortune 500 companies.
Directly responsible for product lifecycle of 25+ products on Facebook, Twitter, and Google social media platforms with clients including Microsoft, McDonald’s, Electronic Arts, Fandango, Zagat, NBC Universal, and Live Nation; user base peaking at 10M active.
Acted in engineering, product design, and project management capacities for all projects; mentored onboarding staff; helped grow team to 50+ members in two years.
Major contributor to internal build and product delivery system used by all engineering staff in company; maintainer of customized stack software including Apache, Resin, MySQL, Solr, and proprietary web products.
Supported team efforts in development of major APIs and products used in all editorial verticals, including search engines and real-time data layers.
Hired full-time following successful 2005 summer internship as team member.
Major technologies: MySQL, Linux, Ruby, shell, networking, platforms
As a Hall Director (2005-06): Supervised staff of six Resident Assistants, advised student government serving 600 students, and oversaw academic programming and physical operations in two residence halls housing 220 students.
Resident Assistant (2003-05): On a staff of nine, oversaw floor of 42 resident students and developed academic and cultural programming for residential complex serving 350 students; held leadership role in technology.
Experience in many other disciplines, but efforts currently focused in these areas.
University of Delaware
Coursework: Adaptive Interfaces for Learning Needs
±Partially complete; postponed to take employment at CNET Networks