Education

B.S, Computer Science, James Madison University (2002)

Clearance

Active TS/SCI Clearance with Full Scope Polygraph

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Experience

Owner and Developer URL Droplet Ashburn, VA 2011-Present

Designed and developed web application for downloading files to a Dropbox account with just a URL. URL Droplet has been featured on Lifehacker (and here), CNET, and many other news sites and blogs around the world.

Skills and tools used:

  • Photoshop
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JQuery
  • JavaScript
  • Ruby on Rails
  • MongoDB
  • Git

Senior Software Engineer GSM Consulting Reston, VA 2012-present

  • Designed and developed a Ruby on Rails replacement for a Lotus Notes database. Transformed workflow to save 30+ man-hours/week.2013-present
  • User Interface Design Team Lead responsible for branding and design of user experience. Consultant on multiple projects at client location. 2012-2013

Skills and tools used:

  • Ruby on Rails
  • MySQL
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JQuery
  • Ember
  • React JS
  • JavaScript
  • Photoshop
  • Git

Senior Software Engineer NCI Inc Reston, VA 2008-2012

  • Lead Designer and Lead Developer for senior policy leadership's flagship publication web application using HTML/CSS/JS (JQuery) and Ruby on Rails. 2011-2012
  • User Experience Designer for new search capability on flagship publication web application. Conducted User interviews, created prototypes and developed beta implementation. 2011
  • Lead Designer and Developer for a streaming video web application using HTML/CSS/JS (Prototype) and Ruby on Rails. 2010
  • Co-designed, and implemented a complete rebranding of client's flagship publication web application using HTML/CSS/JS (Prototype) and Ruby on Rails. 2009
  • Developer for a publication web application using HTML/CSS/JS (Prototype) and Ruby on Rails. Responsible for designing admin tools and pages on the site using extensive use of AJAX. 2008

Skills and tools used:

  • Ruby on Rails
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JQuery
  • Prototype
  • Backbone
  • JavaScript
  • Photoshop
  • Oracle
  • Git

Lead Software Engineer SpecTal Consultants Reston, VA 2006-2007

  • Led and managed software development team that included three separate subcontractors designing and building a multi-modal biometric software system.
  • Responsible for planning the development schedule as well as keeping the team on schedule and on budget.

Skills and tools used:

  • Microsoft Project
  • Java
  • J2EE
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Subversion

Senior Software Engineer L-3 Communications Titan Group Reston, VA 2005-2006

  • Led the User Interface team for a large scale Internet exploitation tool working on designs for the Graphical User Interface and integrated vendor components.
  • Designed and developed a Java Eclipse Plug-in for search within a knowledge management tool.
  • Designed and developed Java infrastructure applications to integrate a message feed into the overall architecture.

Skills and tools used:

  • Java

Senior Software Engineer L-3 Communications Titan Group Reston, VA 2004-2005

  • Gathered customer requirements from the customer.
  • Designed and developed a business workflow processing system using Tibco.
  • Designed and developed Java remote execution and status display applications using JMS.

Skills and tools used:

  • Java
  • JMS
  • Tibco

Software Engineer L-3 Communications Titan Group Reston, VA 2002-2004

  • Developed subsystems for XML message processing and correlation using C++ and Java.

Skills and tools used:

  • C++
  • Java
  • XML
  • CVS
  • CMMI Level 3

Intern Integrity Applications Inc Chantilly, VA 2001

  • Implemented a browser-based graphical analysis subsystem driven by XML data using JavaScript, VBScript, XSL, and HTML.

Skills and tools used:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • VBScript
  • XML
  • XSL

Intern Fairfax Imaging, Inc Chantilly, VA 2000-2001

  • Designed and implemented a graphical interface on top of an existing legacy application using C++ and MFC.