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For the past seven years I have been actively involved in building large scale internet applications
that run on Amazon EC2 in
2012 - 2014
Big Data Analytics
Software architecture which handles 1,000,000+ events per day
REST Api that serves up multiple data feeds across
All of the data is funneled through
serves as the backend for the Spinnakr Data Service
Front end is based on
Ruby on Rails,
for the graphics.
2011 - 2012
Founder and CEO
California Institute of Technology
open source search based on
large scale web applications based on
for the graphics.
search through and visualize vast amounts of data from different data feeds
serves as the backend cache for all of the data.
2008 - 2010
Bioinformatics Stem Cell Research
Design and implementation of
in both Python and Ruby
Deploy distributed computing web application to Amazon Web Services
REST protocol with multiple worker machines talking back to a Queue
Data modeling and visualization in the fields of biological and genetic data
DNA, RNA, Genes and Proteins surrounding intracellular membrane bounded organelles
specifically the mitochondria, ER, and Golgi apparatus.
Historical data sets in the
arena of stem cell research and fundamental and
technical analysis on these principal components.
Volunteer English Teacher
Taught English to local Ecuadorians who were interested in studying.
Studied Spanish at different language schools and with private teachers.
Learned about the Andean culture while touring the rural highlands.
2005 - 2007
Member of Technical Staff
Albuquerque Institute For Mathematics and Science
Design and Implementation of a Large Internet Application
Web based Accounting System Using Double Ledger Entries
2003 - 2005
Founded charter school with the Mayor of Albuquerque and an
Responsible for board selection, hiring teachers, and site selection
Science and math curriculum
1997 - 2002
Architecture, design, and implementation of five new Vitria products.
Managing small teams of software developers
Sales, marketing, consulting, training in the early days of the company
1996 - 1997
Java Consulting for Fortune 100 companies
Santa Fe Institute
Original member of Sun's Java Consulting Group
Helped grow Sun's consulting group from 1 to 50 members working
for large Fortune 500 companies.
1989 - 1996
Researcher in Chaos and Complex Systems
Computing Research Laboratory
Time series prediction applied to the equity markets.
Automated financial trading systems.
Fractal geometry applied to economic data.
1987 - 1992
Graduate Fellow in Machine Learning
Neural network design on a 64 node hypercube.
Natural language and image processing research.
Natural Language Front Ends to Banking Systems
Team lead on the acquisition of a small AI Company
Assembly language programming on a 16 bit microprocessor.
Communications bus between vacuum system and central controller.
Graduate Course Work in Biology
Completed Course Work for PhD. in Computer Science
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering
Cloud Computing and Resource Sharing for R and Bioconductor
MOST FLUENT PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES
Ruby - The current release of Spinnakr is written in Ruby.
Node - Multiple projects of mine have been written in Node
Python - The original version of CRdata was written in Python using Django.
Java - Android plus original member of Sun's Java Consulting Group in 1996.