Network to Code, LLC

Managing Consultant
April, 2020 — Present

  • Engaging the growth and best-fit resource planning of teams across the company.
  • Establishing new best-practices and standards for documentation, knowledgebases, security principles, content organization.
  • Leading the team through routine 1:1s, feedback-driven culture
  • Continuing technical leadership on CI/CD pipelines and automated delivery.
  • Product ownership for enterprise automation transformation project.

Senior Network Automation Consultant
March, 2019 — April, 2020

  • Streamlining automated systems and networks.
  • Establishing testing and release automation and standard for delivery teams.
  • Technical leadership for software delivery pipelines, specializing in the financial infrastructure sector.
  • Developing documentation and learning tools.
  • Currently engaged in: Ansible, Docker, Bitbucket, OpenShift, Java, JavaScript (ES6+, TypeScript), Python, Jira, Jenkins, Robot Framework


Software Consultant
August, 2018 — March, 2019

  • Leading project architecture planning, development, and management
  • Enhancing continuous-development, continuous-integration, mono-repository, orchestration practices.
  • Streamlining automated testing (contract, functional, integration, smoke, unit) pipelines.
  • Currently engaged in client-side experience technologies: CloudFoundry, Docker, Gitlab, Google Cloud Platform, Java, JavaScript (ES5, ES6+, TypeScript), Jest, Kotlin, Lerna, SprintBoot, React, Redux


Co-Founder, Senior Partner, CTO
February, 2017 — August, 2018

  • Leading project and infrastructure architecture planning, development, and management
  • Leading research and development utilizizing latest tech trends such as containerization, micro-services, machine learning, etc. to automate, simplify, expand businesses.
  • Specializes in network security, SaaS architecture, blockchain products.
  • Utilizing an ever expanding list of technologies, including: AWS (S3, EC2, ElasticBeanstalk, CloudFront, RDS, ElastiCache, Lambda, Route 53, VPC, CloudWatch, SES, SNS), Docker, GitHub, CircleCI, Kubernetes, Rust, Ruby on Rails, Node.JS, Vue.JS, JavaScript (ES5, ES6+, CoffeeScript).

Venture Companies:

  • Sidepitch • CTO • May, 2017 — August, 2018
  • SafeWhistle • CTO • Jul, 2017 — August, 2018

TelNet Worldwide

Systems Engineer I
March, 2015 — February, 2017

  • Implemented support service redundancy with ElasticBeanstalk, a production-ready environment for highly-available DNSSEC and NTP services with Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Developed end-to-end service provisioning systems with web-based user interface and REST automation API with Ruby on Rails, Node.JS, Semantic UI, Python.
  • Setup and managed Ansible, Chef, Capistrano, Docker, Vagrant, GitLab, GitLabCI for DNS & NTP systems, automate bare-metal provisioning, and implement CI/CD and DevOps environment.
  • Developed an interactive self-service customer portal with WebRTC & WebSocket functionality using Rails, Node.JS, CoffeeScript, Angular.JS, Ember.JS, and Bootstrap.
  • Upgraded many internal and external facing user interfaces with a combination of React, React Native, Angular.JS, Bootstrap, Semantic UI, jQuery.
  • Upgraded security infrastructure to support two-factor authentication, reverse-proxy protection, DNSSEC, single sign-on, federated access, fraud mitigation, and compliance.
  • Lead maintainer of Linux, Windows, Mac OS X virtual, bare-metal, and end-user.
  • Principle architect in VMWare platform and off-site AWS (S3, EC2, RDS), DigitalOcean.
  • Built and maintained many different code bases with a variety of language compositions, including: Ruby, Go, Python, Javascript (Plain, Node.JS, CoffeeScript), Bash, HTML, CSS.
  • Maintained MySQL, Postgres, Redis, and MS SQL databases.

Grid4 Communications

Senior Director of Information Systems
May, 2011 — February, 2015

  • Built entire virtualization infrastructure comprised of VMWare products.
  • Automated maintenance and customer turn up on Cisco and Adtran networks, using Ansible, Rails, Bootstrap
  • Migrated and automated billing and services systems using Java, Ruby, PHP.
  • Maintained DNS (BIND) systems, MySQL, MS SQL databases.

Past Experience
Available upon request.


Oakland University

Bachelor Degree, Computer Science, Awarded 2016