Team-oriented software developer experienced in building scalable web applications with great usability. I take pride in building software systems that are efficient, elegant, concise, and easy to maintain. I enjoy getting involved in the business concerns to ensure technical solutions make sense for the business and apply the latest technology in creative ways. I value and encourage
Team-oriented software developer experienced in building scalable web applications with great usability. I take pride in building software systems that are efficient, elegant, concise, and easy to maintain. I enjoy getting involved in the business concerns to ensure technical solutions make sense for the business and apply the latest technology in creative ways. I value and encourage high levels of communication and transparency.
• Tech Stack: ruby, rails, rspec, jquery, knockout.js, jasmine, responsive design, REST APIs, redis, resque, mysql, postgres, Travis CI, chef, ansible, docker From August 2011 to December 2014 (3 years 5 months) Greater Pittsburgh AreaSenior Software Developer @ Designed and implemented many new features of a custom built in-house laboratory information management system (LIMS) built using Java/JSP, Hibernate, and Oracle 10g. Identified the need for and implemented a plate layout visualization component that became utilized across multiple web applications, and greatly reduced user errors. Identified the need for and performed a thorough Hibernate/DB tuning audit. Tuned hibernate configuration, DB table relationships, and inefficient hibernate client code. Redesigned how clinical technicians imported their MS Excel plate designs into the LIMS web application, resulting in significantly reduced errors and technical maintenance costs. Mentored peer developers in adopting good software process and development practices. Authored many complex native SQL queries for ad-hoc reports.
Performed a thorough security audit of a large online banking Java web application. Audited host unix operating system and application server for security vulnerabilities. Developed and executed a large set of security-related test requirements and test cases.
• Client engagement - Anthem BCBS:
Designed and implemented an EDI adapter application that gave the organization compliance with the new HIPAA healthcare standards. Java/Websphere solution was integrated with Sybase Paperfree EDI translator and IBM MQSeries (via JMS).
• Client engagement - Advertising.com:
Developed three business critical customer-facing web applications. Java/JBOSS clustered infrastructure designed for future scalability needs. Worked closely with client to ensure an optimal user experience. Realized the need for and designed key DHTML user-interface components for the most complex user interactions.