HIGHLIGHTS

  • Experienced in planning, conceptualizing, developing, deploying and maintaining modern web applications.
  • Deep knowledge from cutting-edge frontend technologies all the way to database modeling with traditional SQL databases and NoSQL data stores.
  • Production experience in Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Javascript, React, Python, Scala, Java

OBJECTIVE

Use software technology to achieve high impact and positive outcomes by creating scalable information systems. Continously expand skillset to achieve such objective with higher scale and quality.

Currently focusing on fundamentals such as FP, stream processing and other data-related workloads.

EXPERIENCE

Wellframe - Software Engineer

July 2014 - Present

  • Started the team to establish Wellframe as a full healthcare enterprise application with clients including Fortune 100 and pioneered efficient productization of clinical models and workflows
  • Architected, extended and maintained Ruby on Rails-based backend that intelligently delivers rich interventions to mobile patient applications with concious microservice extraction to Scala
  • Created the React-based patient management dashboard for care managers to oversee their populations and gain insights into various segments by risk, engagement etc.
  • Established testing and CI process enabling early regression detection and predictable Docker-based deploys
  • Build a HIPPA-compliant monitoring/logging pipeline based upon Kinesis/Elasticsearch/Kibana

Webcred/Credport - Co-Founder

May 2012 - April 2013

  • Conceived, raised funding for and build a trust platform for Sharing Economy marketplaces
  • Built data normalization across popular third parties, very generalized API design for reputation data and served in a Ruby on Rails based backend
  • Architected storage in Neo4j as well as PostgreSQL by writing ActiveRecord extensions
  • Received funding from Highland Capital Partners and Startupbootcamp Berlin

Apture - Software Engineering Intern

May 2011 - July 2011

  • Added more 3rd party integrations to Apture's highlighting product with partners like WolframAlpha.
  • Improved performance of queries by orders of magnitude including to Google Local and Wikipedia in Apture's Python back-end
  • Apture was acquired by Google in October 2011

Nam's Remote - iOS Developer

Spring 2009

  • Designed, developed and sold a remote control iPhone application
  • First of class use of the accelerometer to steer racing games
  • Built a java-based server that communicated to the client via a custom UDP protocol.

EDUCATION

Boston University - Bachelor of Science (BSc.) in Computer Science

Sep 2010 - May 2014

  • Trustee Scholarship Recipient
  • Part of the Kilachand Honors College, that included rigorous multi-disciplinary class work in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.
  • Computer science course work focused on fundamental computing theory, combinatorics and machine learning/data mining.

OTHER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Battlehack 2014 Finalist

November 2014

Placed 1st in the Battlehack Boston hackathon and proceded to place 3rd in the Global Battlehack Finals in San Jose.

START Scholarship Recipient

2007 - 2010

Awarded for high-achieving, community-oriented high school students with ethnic backgrounds in Germany.