Extremely capable information systems generalist, with a wide range of experience. Comfortable debugging network drivers or bringing up a data center.
To get to the bottom of things.
- C, C++, Python, Bash, Go, Rust
- GNU Parallel, Ansible, Terraform, Jenkins, Buildroot
Core Developer • 2018-2019 • Vocdoni OÜ • Berlin, Germany
- Systems architecture and golang development for censorship-resistant governance platform leveraging Ethereum, Zero-Knowledge cryptography, and decentralized identity protocols.
DevOps Engineer • 2018 • Ultra Tendency GmbH • Berlin, Germany
- Leveraged Ansible, Terraform, and provider-specific configuration engines to automate Hadoop deployment across AWS, Azure, Oracle, and Google cloud infrastructure.
- Architected multi-tenant Active Directory and Azure Active Directory forest.
Systems Architect • 2016-2017 • Infegy, Inc. • Kansas City, Missouri, USA
- Overhauled systems and networks to support large scale information retrieval.
- Implemented containerization, config management and continuous integration accross the enterprise.
- Migrated index opreations from Sphinx to Elasticsearch with zero downtime.
Application Architect • 2015-2016 • Edge Up Sports • Kansas City, Missouri, USA
- Formulated strategies for machine learning on human performance data.
- Delivered proof-of-concept end-user application.
CEO, Chief Engineer • 2014-2015 • Nodal Industries • Mountain View, California, USA
- Built embedded security platform for domestic networks and IoT devices.
- Accepted buyout after raising capital as part of 500 Startups Batch 13.
Executive Director • 2011-2014 • The Free Network Foundation • Distributed
- Developed tools for distributed communications systems and taught their use.
- Spoke on issues of network freedom to a variety of audiences.
- Managed the research and education activities of the Free Network Foundation.
- Winner, Contact Innovation Prize 2011
- Gold Medal, Yale Physics Olympics 2007
- Grinnell College - Grinnell, Iowa, USA 2009 - 2011
- The Hotchkiss School - Lakeville, Connecticut, USA 2006 - 2008