Self-taught programmer with over a decade of programming experience and an educational background in IT and networking, experienced with C, C#, Python, PHP, MS SQL Server, and MySQL.


Software Developer

Vizidrix Software Development, Portland, Oregon—July 2015 to August 2016

  • Developed web service backend using Go (golang), and Google App Engine for ecommerce app for iPhone.

IT Administrator (Programmer)

Service Steel Inc., Portland, Oregon—October 2012 to April 2014

  • Developed data-mining software that reduced production-control tasks from one hour to five minutes and replaced multiple legacy MS Access-based solutions using C#, MS SQL Server, and ODBC to interface with a legacy COBOL-based data-processing system,
  • Deployed and maintained helpdesk ticket-tracking system

Test Engineer

Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, Oregon—January 2011 to April 2011

  • Tested converged network adapters (CNAs) for Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FcoE) and associated drivers
  • Managed network equipment for 10 Gigabit Ethernet networks and Fibre Channel fabrics
  • Wrote documentation detailing the process of configuring network-attached storage devices


Northwest Auto Parts Distribution Inc., Lake Oswego, Oregon—August 2010 to September 2010

  • Deployed issue tracking system using Linux, Apache Web Server, PHP, MySQL (LAMP) and Drupal
  • Managed software revisions using Apache Web Server, Subversion, and mod_dav_svn
  • Migrated production web site from one physical site to another
  • Developed data entry system integrated with existing ASP.NET solution
  • Adapted Android-based client app for package tracking system.

Developer/Web Master

Freelance—2009 - 2012

  • Migrated HTML-based site to Wordpress-based site
  • Developed online registration system for two seasonal schools using PHP, MySQL, and JQuery.
  • Ensured SEO retention during design transition and developed contact form using C# and ASP.NET
  • Developed PHP/MySQL system for collecting contact information for a limited-budget project
  • Federal Work Study

    ITT Educational Services, Inc., Portland, Oregon—October 2008 to March 2010

      Troubleshot virus-related issues using protocol analyzers (packet sniffers), proxy servers, and anti-virus software

    • Configured, Deployed, and Managed WSUS Server with Windows Server 2003 and Remote Desktop
    • Configured, Deployed, and Managed Linux (Fedora and CentOS) update server using Fedora and VNC
    • Maintained lab equipment including Cisco 2600 series and 2800 series integrated services routers and Catalyst switches, Dell PCs, and Macintosh systems
    • Assisted instructors with student lab training for Linux, Windows Server 2003, and operating system concepts
    • Assisted instructors with student lab training for Visual Basic, C, C++, Java, and Python
    • Developed web application using Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP (LAMP) and AJAX

    Open-Source Contributions

    Fedora Project

    Patched sddm-kcm package when a user discovered that the utility was using an obsolete configuration format. (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1173825)


    Patched build requirements after an old version of a dependency failed to build in a newer environment. (https://github.com/counsyl/capone/pull/2)

    Personal Projects

    • Siliko/Silikego: mathematics parsers and evaluators written in C and C++ respectively. With GUI Frontends using Cocoa, GTK+, Win32 API, and MFC.
    • Petrichor: bootloader and operating system written in x86 assembly language using nasm and C


    Bachelor of Science, Data Communication Systems Technology

    ITT Technical Institute, Portland, Oregon—March 2010
    Graduated with highest honors

    Associate of Applied Science, Information Technology: Computer Network Systems

    ITT Technical Institute, Portland, Oregon—September 2008
    Graduated with highest honors