Built a yet-to-be-released iOS app allowing clients, advisors, and managers to connect.
Built the iOS app
and worked on the Rails backend.
Senior Software Engineer
Worked on the backend for 7Park Data
using Flask, Redshift, MySQL, and Elasticsearch.
Built the Thrive@HBS
iPhone app for Harvard Business School.
Worked on a rails CMS backend for Victoria's Secret
that communicated with an iOS iPad app used by employees in stores for managing floorsets. The CMS also had portions written in Spine.js.
Did some maintenance work for AMC's YEAH! site written in Drupal.
Built out an API providing real-time analyzed twitter data to the light controllers on the Empire State Building for the
first-ever social media-driven light show for Super Bowl XLVIII
Technologies used: Node.js, Nginx, Redis, CouchDB, Monit, Supervisor, Siege, DataSift.
Built a similar system for a light show illuminating on a building in downtown Phoenix for Super Bowl XLIX.
Technologies used: Node.js, Nginx, Redis, Monit, Supervisor, Siege, Spredfast.
Holt Smith Kids
Built the iPhone app
and worked on the backend built in Django.
Senior Software Engineer
Built GroupSlots, an iPhone app prototype of a social layer to slot machine playing through the use of mobile devices.
Users can group up using Bump, Facebook, and other services on their phones. They then choose a prize/goal they want
to work toward such as a free car or xbox. The current balance toward the goal will update in real-time on the devices as group
members win at the slot machines. Users are notified of player/group wins via push notifications. An admin interface
exists for management of stats such as group activity and prizes. The prototype is currently being pitched to multiple
casinos. Technologies used: iOS, Objective-C, Bump API, Facebook API, PHP, MySQL, jQuery.
Developed an iPad HTML5 app, distributed via Exploria, used by sales reps to pitch the drug Cimzia
The app includes a 3D carousel and an interactive drag and drop Pegylation module, using jQuery and CSS3.
Worked on Archetypes
implementing the Pinterest-like Me system, tutorial, and feedback widget.
Worked on Car Insurance Kung Fu, a site that provides real-time instant car insurance quotes from multiple providers; the form
that the user fills out saves their progress at every step using Ajax and jQuery with a Drupal backend. It was demoed at the
2012 LeadsCon and well-received.
Worked on a J2EE internal admin portal for biopharmaceutical company XenoPort
Rent the Runway
Wrote a python script that geocodes addresses of General Snus
events/retailers and plots them on google maps.
Built the warehouse management system (WMS) and inventory management system (IMS), later assisting on converting the WMS to Spring MVC.
Worked on both the frontend (jQuery, Drupal) and backend (PHP, Drupal, MySQL) of the website, additionally focusing on MySQL optimization, maintenance, and monitoring for improved integration between the site and the WMS and IMS.
Worked on GLOW
for the Graduate Division
, a web application that provides graduate student-related information and services to students, faculty, and staff, including an Online Fellowship Competition, Departmentally Restricted Awards, Compliance Reports, and a Fee Remissions Payment System. The backend used Java and Oracle while the frontend used Dojo, jQuery, and JSP + JSTL. GLOW won the 2009 Larry L. Sautter Award
for Innovation in Information Technology.
Worked on some of the server and application infrastructure surrounding GLOW such as migrating the Jaguar server to Apache + Tomcat, writing Apache Ant scripts to
integrate Jakarta Cactus, jUnit tests, and Tomcat deployment, and writing an LDAP plugin for Trac to use university UIDs.
Wrote a Firefox extension that uses DownloadHelper to extract media source URLs of
videos normally unobtainable by usual means (HTML, RSS, XML).
Worked on blinkx beat, an interactive client application that brings the latest video content
from the blinkx site to the desktop. Application was done in C++, using Win32 API, and
the installer in NSIS.
Helped merge blinkx beat with pico, an application that shows videos related to contents
of viewed web page. Used Ajax, CSS, and HTML for the frontend and converted pico's
installer, written in Wise, to NSIS.
Wrote several web crawlers in perl to fetch video content from video sites and stored
the media content using MySQL.
UMass Vision Lab NSF-Funded ASSIST Project
Designed and developed address book application intended for elderly users, with simple
Java Swing GUI frontend, featuring large accessible widgets and SQLite database backend.
Helped integrate suite of applications (fall detection, object finder, videophone, calendar, address book)
intended to prolong an elderly user's ability to live independently in a setting of his/her choice.