Based in Phoenix, AZ 🌵
Fourth hire and technical lead for all projects. Built and directed multiple engineering teams that created the Cobalt platform while helping our junior Head of Product develop a modern product management system. Personally rewrote the entire API and React app, using Remix and TypeScript, when the company pivoted from a ground up consumer product development platform to an "Alibaba of the Americas" model.
Ran a complete product team that built and scaled a 150k+ member community-based, product development platform including two separate white-label instances for two different GE subsidiaries to speed up and diversify their product development process. Oversaw UI development for onboard information and advertisement system and mobile app for the Local Motors Olli autonomous shuttle system.
Responsible for all product planning including feature request organization and evaluation while still being embedded with the platform engineering team. Migrated the team to Jira and an Agile development system. Managed wire frame and design work communicating everything to stakeholders and engineering while reporting on work and velocity.
Lead Engineer for the Local Motors marketing department. Coordinated with the platform engineering team for needed app updates and directed two junior marketing engineers in building and maintaining marketing initiatives.
Built features for the client side AngularJS application, making updates to the Django based API when needed, adding endpoints or updating controllers and models. Regularly wrote tests in Python for any new additions I made.
Primary developer at a small marketing and strategy agency focused on working with startups to help them grow their visibility and user bases.
Developed marketing sites using a custom, PHP based in-house CMS. Built gamified marketing applications for the likes of Expedia, Hyatt, Shutterfly, Virgin Airlines, and Deloitte using various combinations of Backbone, AngularJS, and Bootstrap.
Built and maintained a dozen different Wordpress sites for multiple continuing education events including marketing and registration. Setup multiple e-commerce sites using Joomla and Magento each handling a different business aspect of the foundations publishing arm Handled purchasing and maintenance of all IT needs for the building and employees.
Produced, edited, and managed content for 101.5 KZON‘s website, and frequently supported sister stations KOOL 94.5 and KMLE 107.9. Did production design and development for two major station re-brandings and product relaunches including wholesale rebuilding of the KZON website. Designed static and animated print and digital advertisements, created and sent email blasts, edited and posted videos, and built specialized landing sites for on-air campaigns.