Built IT department from inception to staff of 15 including developers, QA, systems/network administrators, and data analysts with an annual budget of $1.7M. Responsible for authoring and administering all IT policies, leading architecture and development of eCommerce platform (sparkfun.com) and custom organization-wide ERP system, and managing all network, desktop, storage, and security equipment for the entire organization.
Responsible for processing image data from the Imaging Science Subsystem (ISS) of the Cassini mission to Saturn (specifically: animations, videos, color composites, and mosaics) as well as developing/administering team website (ciclops.org) and custom-built content management system.
Tools/Frameworks: Git, Subversion, Chef, Salt, Jenkins, Travis-CI, jQuery, d3, Flask, AWS
Methodologies: MVC, Test-Driven Development, DevOps, Agile/Scrum
Media: UI and UX design, color theory, photography, videography, sound & video editing
Other: Linux system and web server administration, relational database design
General: Resource planning, budgeting, project management, accounting, public speaking
Human Resources: Hiring, onboarding, conflict resolution, mentoring, growth planning
Legal: PCI-DSS compliance, open source licensing, trademark and copyright law
Passionate public speaker. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Avid intellectual curiosity. Scientifically literate. Advocate for privacy and open source.
Hobbies include camping, hiking, time-lapse and astrophotography, snowboarding, skateboarding, world travel, animals, and legos.