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Experience

Cloud Architect, Vibrant Software
April 2018 - Present

Implementing AWS Media Services related solutions for a variety of clients. Employing the use of AWS Lambda, DynamoDB, Step Functions, CloudFormation, S3, and other related AWS technologies.

Senior Software Architect, IVR Technology Group
January 2018 - April 2018

Migrate existing systems into the cloud. Leveraging my years of experience with AWS to reduce costs and provide highly available fault tolerant solutions for IVR Technology Group's products. Ensuring security and compliance requirements are met for HIPPA and PCI DSS.

Senior Software Architect, Argyle Technology Group
November 2012 - December 2017

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.

Senior Web Developer, Bensimon Byrne
December 2011 - November 2012

Using analytics software (Google,Mixpanel, etc), to measure and determine the effectiveness of creative strategy and implementation for various clients.Integrating with social media networks such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare to employ their APIs to create branded utility products to make client brands viral; ensuring customer growth. Solutions were implemented in Perl, Ruby, PHP, Python and Javascript. Apache Solr was utilized to enable a geospatial search by postal code.

Lead Developer Data Management, Synacor
January 2011 - December 2011

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

Lead Platform Developer, Synacor
March 2009 - December 2010

Managing a group of developers to implement projects in PHP 5, MySQL and JavaScript. Projects include PHP Framework develop similar to the Zend Framework, Web based tool development using Javascript. Software development is supported by using Git for version control, Hudson for Continous integration, PHPUnit

Senior Platform Developer, Synacor
August 2008 - March 2009

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.

Platform Developer, Synacor
January 2008 - August 2008

Working with 50+ developers to support Synacor's client base of North American and International Telecos, ISPs, and MSOs. Primary duties involve the maintenance of the existing code base, collaborating with team members to design and implement current and future products. Working with a large scale system to deliver content to Synacor's clients. Technologies involved include MySQL, PHP 4, PHP 5, OOP, Perl, Javascript(AJAX) and CVS. Implemented Functional Driven Development to design and estimate projects.

Web Developer, Caters Hardy Design Studio
September 2004 - December 2007

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.

Web Developer, RegattaSport
March 2002 - September 2004

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.


Education

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Brock University

Emphasis on software engineering, primarily object-oriented programming involving Java and Oracle database with a focus on the software development cycle.


Technical Knowledge

Operating Systems

Mac OS X, Unix and Linux(Debian,CentOS)

Software Tools

Git, Puppet, Elasticsearch, Solr, AWS, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Neo4j

Languages

Javascript, Perl, PHP, Ruby, Python

Frameworks/Libraries/APIs

Perl Dancer, AngularJs, KnockoutJS, Bootstrap, jQuery, Python Flask, Python Django, PHP Slim, Elasticsearch

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