Software Development Engineer II
Alexa Language Technologies
Designed, developed, and supported CloudHealth’s cloud management SaaS application in a rapid-growth, agile environment.
Developed a new 3rd-party integration for Slack during CloudHealth’s Fall 2017 Hackathon event and won third place via a company-wide vote. The prize included time and resources to deploy the project, making it a permanent addition to the platform.
Collaborated in a self-driven, interdepartmental team to support CloudHealth’s AWS service offerings, which include cost and usage reports and asset management tools, while utilizing Ruby on Rails, MySQL, Elasticsearch, and in-house Ruby-based reporting frameworks.
Worked within the Scrum framework to write, review, test, deploy, and monitor code for both features and bug-fixes on a two week sprint cycle with daily releases.
Communicated directly with customers to obtain feedback and improve the usability and quality of delivered features.
Developed and enhanced SiteSpect’s digital optimization platform with a large-scale user base utilizing all of the LAMP stack technologies.
Helped lead the development of a new UX-focused client portal, which involved close collaboration with the design team. Implemented a new, responsive interface using Perl-based TT2 templates, SASS-based stylesheets, and AngularJS modules that integrated with SiteSpect’s Admin REST API.
Worked with the product team to evolve and scale the existing Admin API and to create and launch a new REST-based Engine API.
Utilized Agile and Scrumban methodologies, in conjunction with JIRA and SVN softwares, to track, manage, and deploy code within a weekly release schedule.
Performed peer code reviews and deployed Jenkins CI harness and performance testing software to optimize code.
Collaborated with a team of designers, developers, and marketing professionals to create dynamic and engaging websites for a diverse client base.
Designed and implemented modern, UX-driven websites with interactive social features and mobile-friendly architecture for clients with no prior web presence or limited budgets.
Worked with WordPress, as well as an in-house PHP-based framework, to deliver user-friendly interfaces and develop custom features to meet clients’ specific needs.