I am an accomplished technology leader experienced in taking business ideas and products from ideation to execution while focusing on profitability and growth.

Director of Engineering
Tibrio, Oct 2016 - Present
New York City

Tibrio connects advertisers with targeted, first-party audiences that are ripe for monetization. Through its proprietary technology and various web properties, Tibrio acquires over 100k new users every day, sells 1+ million leads each day, and sends 2+ billion emails per year.

As the de facto head of technology, I lead the business’ engineering efforts in executing our goals and taking products from ideation to production. Realizing and supporting the vision of the business with a strong emphasis on profitability is a primary goal of the engineering team. I am passionate about automated testing and code quality while still being able to build products quickly and efficiently.

I took ownership over technology decisions and implemented agile software development practices to improve the amount and quality of work the engineering team is capable of producing. Additionally, I implemented a CI/CD pipeline to facilitate efficient QA and deployments that are frequent and quick.

Director of Engineering
Zeeto.io, July 2015 - Oct 2016
San Diego, CA

Zeeto is an ad network that uses questions to discover data and then uses the answers to target ads.

Reporting directly to the VP of Engineering, I manage a growing engineering team and am responsible for the complete development lifecycle of our groundbreaking registration marketing SaaS platform. I work closely with the Devops, Business Intelligence, Data Science, and Optimization teams to lead product-focused engineering efforts. I oversee all infrastructure and code architecture decisions to ensure our various applications are scalable and resilient.

I am passionate about building autonomous, product-focused engineering teams and empowering them to be successful.

Some responsibilities of mine:

  • Act as chief architect in the development of our proprietary lead routing platform
  • Own the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Own and maintain Reference Architecture documents
  • Enforce code reviews, ensuring that code meets quality standards and is thoroughly tested
  • Work closely with the product team to deliver quality products while following an agile-based workflow

Senior Software Engineer
Zeeto.io, Oct 2011 - July 2015
San Diego, CA

Zeeto is an ad network that uses questions to discover data and then uses the answers to target ads.

  • Worked on architecture and development of our internal proprietary lead generation platform
  • Managed production infrastructure on AWS
  • Implemented automated deployments and built out our CI/CD pipeline

Software Developer
Applus+ RTD, May 2010 - Oct 2011
Bakersfield, CA

Applus+ RTD is an international company specialized in non destructive testing and Inspections.

I worked on a small team to administer on-site servers and to build software projects for clients.

  • Combine large amounts of geospatial data to build reports that tracked the inspection of oilfield pipelines.
  • Administer a network of windows and linux servers to host over a dozen client-facing websites.
  • Work with management (internal and 3rd party) to gather requirements and plan out software projects tailored specifically to the client’s needs.