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EDUCATION

B.S., Computer Engineering

University of Maryland Baltimore County - Baltimore, MD

EXPERIENCE

Security Engineer

Bird - Venice, CA

Software Architect

UpChannel - Newark, NJ
  • Architected and managed production database + caching cluster including zero-downtime database upgrades
  • Developed server-side endpoints and React/React Native frontend applications
  • Architected and managed internal networks, CI/CD and containerized software for development + production environments
  • Implemented log monitoring + management using AWS EMR, Kibana, Logstash and Elasticsearch
  • Researched and developed distributed consensus algorithm for blockchain and in-app crypto wallet

Infrastructure and Automation Engineer

Cisco - Columbia, MD
  • Automated and incorporated security testing (Core IMPACT/Nessus/IBM Appscan/Skipfish) into CI/CD pipeline
  • Developed infrastructure automation tool leveraging QualiSystems for teams to blueprint, model and deploy on-demand, self-service sandbox environments to reduce the lab’s footprint, efficiently schedule + share expensive physical appliances, and reduce manual setup
  • Led and assisted POC engagements with multiple teams integrating their physical + virtual resources and specific feature requirements into our infrastructure automation tool

Infrastructure and Automation Engineer

Sourcefire - Columbia, MD
  • Automated, provisioned, and managed physical and virtual environments for an array of different teams
  • Provided internal customized traffic sources comprised of aggregated tap feeds sourced from known intrusion/malware pcaps, commercial performance/threat tools, and live traffic
  • Developed, tested and executed scripts for automation including vulnerability testing virtual and physical appliances

Desktop Support

Division of Information Technology (UMBC) - Baltimore, MD
  • New machine installation/configuration and general troubleshooting/campus-wide support
  • General purpose programming and database form/query creation (MS Access) for specific needs

Software Developer

Patton Electronics - Gaithersburg, MD
  • Designed internship tool for the company to pay, assist and monitor paid interns
  • Administered the behind the scenes programming for database tools and scripted PHP pages that used them

SKILLS

Operating Systems: Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10 systems; Mac OSX, Debian, OpenSUSE, CentOS, Kali, and Ubuntu distributions
Languages: Rust, C, Java, Go, Python, Perl, C++, C#, JS/ES2017/Typescript, Solidity, HTML + CSS, PHP, SQL, 8086, MIPS, and AVR Assembly, Bash, Dos, Matlab, VHDL, and Verilog
Software Applications: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, After Effects, and Fireworks; Xilinx ISE Design Suite, Cadence Virtuoso and Spectre; Microsoft Office, LTSpice, Atmel Studio, Matlab, Skipfish, Tenable Nessus, Core Impact, Immunity Canvas, Virtual Box, and VMWare ESXi, vSphere, Fusion and Workstation

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

2014-2015
President of UMBC A Capella Group
2011-2013
UMBC Pep Band
2010-2013
UMBC Varsity Track and Cross Country
2010
Indoor Track 3A County, Regionals and MD. State Team Champions
2009-2010
National Honor Society
2006-2010
Academy of Information Technology
2009
Eagle Scout Award
2007
NCAC Boy Scout Council Impeesa Youth Leadership Training