Experience


Pioneer Valley Books, Northampton MA

Senior Software Engineer | March 2021 - Present
  • Implement new features for the Literacy Footprints Digital Reader, helping it grow from a single-purpose digital reading app into a featureful reading platform complete with robust assessment tracking and usage reporting
  • Migrate existing ERB templates into responsive and efficient React components
  • Implement zero-downtime deployment compatible database migrations for an application with thousands of daily users

Annkissam, Boston MA

Senior Rails Developer | April 2019 - January 2021
  • Lead implementation of company's first market-specialized SaaS product
  • Implement structures for reducing overhead for SaaS client implementation processes within established applications
  • Design and implement software with an emphasis on object oriented design and TDD
  • Interface with product owner and implementation specialists to balance technical trade-offs with client and system needs
  • Coordinate architectural discussions across applications
  • Mentor junior and mid-level developers and facilitate cross-application knowledge sharing
Rails Developer and Group Manager | February 2016 - March 2019
  • Lead development of large, highly customized operational software with rapid development needs
  • Facilitate company-level training and onboarding with resource management and coordination
  • Manage and develop careers of junior and mid-level developers
  • Resource team member time to meet team-level financial goals while promoting healthy work/life balance of team members

OK Scrap (formerly United Bids), Martin TN

Software Engineer | January 2015 - February 2016
  • Develop a full-stack environment for handling daily business needs, including point of sale, inventory and auction management
  • Design and manage database of a large scale inventory system for a quickly growing company

University of Tennessee at Martin, Martin TN

Supplemental Instructor and Mentor | January 2014 - December 2015

  • Instruct computer science students in C++ syntax, algorithms, and discrete mathematics