Helping businesses troubleshoot and refactor current systems and design new systems to address their goals. Working with systems as small a single AWS instance for automation to multi-tier systems to handle large scale applications and data crunching.
Working to support Synacor's TV Everywhere initiatives our team's focus was to ensure searchable, relevant data was available for multiple client's users to access the latest online video offerings. We accomplished our goal with a mixture of Varnish, Solr, Riak, PostgreSQL and Perl. Our goal to provide a reliable API that other teams at Synacor can use to showcase the variety of offerings our content providers supply to Synacor. We utilized Puppet to enable configuration of our development virtual machines as well as our production machines. Synacor's Clients include: Verizon, CenturyLink, Charter Communications, Dish Network and HBO
Collaborating with software architects and product managers to design a PHP5 OOP framework to integrate the web portal and CMS. Leading a team of developers to implement solutions that handle internationalization, security and abstraction of common tasks. PHPUnit is used to test the entire code base with 100% code coverage. Synacor develops using an adaptive and flexible process to ensure high quality low cost solutions are delivered rapidly.
Develop a flexible CMS model to facilitate building custom CMS based web sites using the Zend Framework. Technologies involved include MySQL, PHP 5, Zend Framework, OOP and SVN. Specific focus on web standards using XHTML and CSS. Meet with clients to understand their needs and provide possible solutions. Provide technical support, tutorials and handle customer feedback.
Implemented a new design and functionality to RegattaSport’s on line store which increased sales by 20 per cent. Fully customized shopping cart with content management system, this site was created using MySQL and PHP. All site graphics were created using Adobe Photoshop. Other projects included the creation of advertisements for a rowing publication, the management of a design team of 4, creating their 2004 catalogue.
Emphasis on software engineering, primarily object-oriented programming involving Java and Oracle database with a focus on the software development cycle.
Mac OS X, Unix and Linux(Debian,CentOS)
PHP 5, Perl, Object Oriented Programming(OOP), MySQL, PostgreSQL, C, Java, Agile, Web Services, Ruby
SVN, CVS, git
Chrome, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Microsoft Internet Explorer
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Flash
Ruby, Python, Objective-C