An executive level, software engineering and management position which leverages my ability to translate business requirements into technical design and implementation. To lead a software development organization as a hands-on contributor, architecting and building innovative solutions to challenging problems.
RavenPack maps the world's Big Data for Financial Applications. We are a pioneer in the field of news analytics, where machine-actionable intelligence is extracted from real-time, high-volume professional news feeds and archives with decades of news history. I lead the architecture, development and operations of our cloud-based news analytics platform.
Specified and implemented enterprise scheduling engine, including calendar data model and PL/SQL packages for determining resource qualification, next available time slot, capacity constraint checking, and resource utilization metrics. Focused on migrating core functionality closer to the database engine with the goal of improving performance.
Technical lead for Pottery Barn Kids online Gift Registry project, successfully launched in Fall 2001. Responsible for technical requirements, architecture, specification, planning, and development. Worked closely with client as part of a cross-functional team including UI, Creative, Marketing, Delivery Management, and Technology.
Made technology recommendations, ensured technical feasibility of Digitas UI and Creative work, and estimated technology budgets for projects with clients such as Sony, Charles Schwab, and Microsoft. Directly implemented and managed technology tasks for these clients. Developed internal HTML coding guidelines and led code-reviews and learning sessions about web technologies.
Drove technology direction of innovative eCare company combining a community website and the ability to speak live with an oncology nurse. Chose technology partners, hired team, and launched www.lifespire.com in June 2000. Worked closely with CEO as active member of the executive team.
Architect and developer of a web-based patient recruitment system for clinical trials. Created source controlled development environment within which the database-backed website application was built. Led Lifetrials through acquisition by Lifespire.
Java developer delivering a system of components and services allowing rapid assembly of Interactive Analysis Applications for intranets. Engineering Lead and Project Manager for all 1.x enhancement and maintenance work while also contributing to next-generation product development. Worked directly with customers and sales on escalated technical issues. Performance czar.
Founding member of group. Designer and lead developer of company's internet application architecture. Responsible for pre- and post-sales engineering, architecture, design, implementation, testing, and installation of applications for customers and corporate partners.
Key member of small team which designed, specified, and developed the initial versions of BroadVision's flagship product using a C++ CORBA architecture.
C/C++ developer working on a graphical tool for rapidly building Interactive Voice Response services.
Solely responsible for class of 20 undergraduates learning object oriented software design and implementation methodology. The language used was CLU, which stresses abstraction and specification.