Technical Lead @ Brave Software

2018-01 –

  • Provided technical guidance and project management for Brave Payments. (code on Github).
  • 10,000+ creators use Brave Payments as the frontend to the BAT crypto token contribution system within the Brave web browser.

Senior Software Engineer @ Brave Software

2016-08 – 2018-01

Brave Software is a web browser company which protects people’s privacy and security on the Internet.

  • Created BAT crypto token creator-facing website Brave Payments. (code on GitHub)
  • Co-created encrypted browser data sync library brave/sync.
  • Worked on cross platform web browser written in Muon (Electron fork) and React.
  • Deployed web services; used Terraform.
  • Worked on browser performance and wrote automated perf tests.

Senior Software Engineer @ Entelo

2014-02 – 2016-07

Entelo is a SaaS company whose primary product is a professional people search engine. Company revenue during my time was $100Ms ARR.

  • Worked on core search engine, including data acquisition, processing, indexing and frontend.
  • Tech included: Elasticearch, Docker, Ruby, RDBMS size 5+ TB.
  • Deployed services to AWS; used config managment.
  • Created an API integration framework for applicant tracking systems.
  • Created Track, an email client which instruments outbound email engagement.

Software Engineer @ Leap Motion

2012-10 – 2013-04

The Leap Motion is a USB peripheral sensing hands in 3D space.

  • I worked on infrastructure supporting the sensor: Web backend, App curation tools, E-commerce site.
  • User base of 1M+.

Software Engineer @ Expensify

2011-02 – 2011-11

Expensify makes nice expense reporting software.

  • Created “SmartScan” receipt data capture and OCR system.
  • Created HTML5 canvas image editor.

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