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Portfolio

Also known as Curricula Vitae

skills:

Development:Python, Java, JavaScript, CSS, HTML5, C/C++, test-driven development (TDD), acceptance test-driven development (ATDD)
Tools:fabric, vim, ansible, py.test, inkscape
Linux:15 years experience with Linux server/desktop in Debian, Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Ubuntu

Soft Skills:

  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Business Model Canvas
  • one-on-one coaching
  • Problem Solving Leadership Workshop graduate
  • Kaizen
  • Kanban
  • Lean Thinking

Testing Methodology:

  • Blackbox Software Testing Foundations graduate,
  • Just-In-Time Software Testing
  • Cleanroom Statistical Testing
  • Exploratory Testing

experience:

Python User Group

dates:Dec 2012—Present
title:Co-organizer
organization:PySprings User Group
description:Presented on topics including web development, testing and numerical computing. Facilitated lab/workshop nights and Lean Coffee discussions.
location:Colorado Springs, CO USA

UCCS Instructor

dates:Jan 2014—May 2014
title:Instructor
organization:University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
description:Provided online instruction and curriculum design in modeling and simulation techniques for Master's of Engineering graduate program.
location:Colorado Springs, CO USA

Senior Software Engineer

dates:Feb 2010—May 2015
title:Software Application Development Engineer/Test Methodology Lead
organization:The MITRE Corporation
location:Colorado Springs, CO USA

description:

  • Designed, developed and tested REST and SOAP services and orchestration systems using Python and Java, including integration with existing systems, HATEOS and service oriented architecture with bigdata and streaming processing.
  • Organized the MITRE Cyber Challenge, national online cyber-security contest for students
  • Lead small development for system service level agreement testing and management
  • Mentored and coached interns and junior engineers
  • Consulted on technical aspects of network and software for Falcon Telescope Network
  • Developed software testing training

System Tester

dates:Sep 2005—Feb 2010
title:System Test Intern/Engineer
organization:Hewlett-Packard
location:Colorado Springs, CO USA

description:

  • Increased Test Automation
  • Reduced test execution time
  • Enhanced risk analysis Increased test coverage Worked on distributed teams

Web Master

dates:2001—present
title:Web Master
organization:MontessoriMom.com
description:Designed, implemented, tested and maintained custom content management system and other dynamic web pages.

education:

Master's Degree

date:2013
title:M.S. Computer Science
location:University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
GPA:3.9
notes:Thesis on "Scaling Ontology Alignment" PyCon 2013 Presentation https://youtu.be/2iAX3Xu1nhc

Bachelor's Degrees

date:2008
title:B.S. Computer Engineering
location:University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
GPA:3.9
notes:Graduated with Special Honors and received "Undergraduate Of The Year" award for senior year
date:2008
title:B.S. Applied Mathematics
location:University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
GPA:3.9
notes:Emphasis in statistics. Graduated with Special Honors

organization:

speaking:

Open Source Contributions:

writing:Master's Thesis, Blog