University of Pennsylvania[2011 - 2015]
Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Systems Science and Engineering, magna cum laude
Workday - Software Development Engineer 3[September 2019 - Present]
Worked within and across (mostly) client-centric teams focused on collaborative productivity-driving applications, ie a data visualization/charting library, a text editor used across the platform, a WYSIWYG email designer.
Created, maintained, and organized a number of cross-team component libraries, dancing the devilish dependency dance.
Most client dev work was done with TypeScript, React, Redux, various CSS-in-JS libraries, webpack.
Maintained Jenkins CI jobs, some backend Java server code, some Node utility scripts.
Elastic Suite - Full Stack Software Engineer [January 2018 - August 2019]
Mostly worked on modernizing a legacy dojo single page app, porting existing functionality and building new features with React.
Wrote lots of tests. Unit tests. Functional component tests. End to end tests. I made sure everything I wrote had tests.
Occasionally worked on the backend which was basically a Ruby on Rails API that hooked up with Mongo.
Click 3X ― Senior Developer[June 2016 - December 2017]
Worked on a really wide variety of client projects varying from your classic web stack to cross-platform game development, VR dev for Oculus Rift, and Three.js and WebGL experiences. See projects page for specifics.
Built stuff using all the latest web development tools―React, Redux, webpack, Babel, Sass, etc.
Tinkered with a few WordPress sites.
xLAB ― Embedded Systems Engineer[Summer 2015]
Researched electroacoustics and developed a home entertainment surround sound system, using parametric arrays and reflections to deliver highly directed sound.
Experimented with different crossover configurations for traditional loudspeakers to supplement the limited bandwidth of piezoelectric transducers.
Complex Systems Group ― Research Assistant[Oct 2013 - May 2015]
Analyzed the structure, function, and controllability of the human musculoskeletal system from a network science perspective.
Research dynamics and community structure in brain networks.
Alcoa ― Metallurgical & Quality Systems Intern[Summer 2013]
Implemented process management system for anodizing alloys of aluminum.
Conducted capability analysis for new rectifier.
Created conditional reaction plans for complex operations.
M&TSI ― Teaching Assistant[Summer 2015]
Provided guidance for 55 high school students in engineering labs and throughout the development of their own closed loop mechatronic prototypes.
SAAST* ― Residential Teaching Assistant[Summer 2014]
Served as educator, mentor, and group leader of 20 high school students in the Engineering Complex Networks program.
Fostered a tight-knit community through daily social activities and weekend excursions.
Frederick Ketterer Memorial Award for Outstanding Creativity in Engineering Design
For senior design project ForceField
Dean's List[2011 - 12, 2013 - 14, 2014 - 15]
Glenbrook North High School Distinguished Boy Award
Highest honor awarded by school, voted on by staff and students
TypeScript, React, Lerna
✨ ProseMirror ✨
Elixir and Phoenix
C# (for Unity)
Breadboarding, PCB Design, SPICE
Arduino & Raspberry Pi
Laser Cutting & 3D Printing
Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, Character Animator, Blender, Figma