Operations & Software Engineer
I am a software and operations engineer, and I’m passionate about building better applications and systems.
Led development of a previously community driven open source project, continued open source development of the project and integrated it into the company commercial offerings.
Developed on the Puppet, Facter, and Hiera projects, worked with and merged open source contributions, and provided input on security/cryptography based questions and concerns.
Built and automated company IT infrastructure using configuration management to scale out systems to meet the needs of a rapidly growing startup.
Helped build out company IT infrastructure using configuration management and took on auxiliary development responsibilities.
Maintained and improved the existing heterogeneous server infrastructure for the College of Engineering and Computer Science, while serving the needs of the faculty and student body.
Developed an IP based reputation system for tracking malicious IP addresses, developed web spidering tools for web classification, and reverse engineered malware to write AV and IPS signatures.
Performed on-demand work for small businesses, including network hardware configuration, and server and client configuration and maintenace.
Clojure, Java, C/C++, SQL, Bash