I possess over 10+ years of experience in the software industry as a Software Engineer, Network Systems Engineer, hands-on Solutions Architect delivering small to large scale projects, mission critical applications and N-tier architectures for customers across industries.
I work with a team of experts who knows how to engage customers to jointly define IT strategy and technology roadmap in response to complex business needs. I also work to ensure shared ownership and vision for technology roadmap across business stakeholders, customer technology teams, operational support teams, and strategic vendors. I focus on Systemic Qualities (scalability, availability, security, maintainability, extensibility), building team morale and productivity, and ensuring repeatable, measurable best practices and delivers within the software life cycle.
I work closely with my team and customers to apply technology products, solutions frameworks, design patterns, and best practices delivering scalable and highly secure solutions through the adoption of:
Northern Caribbean University
2008 - 2012
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Specialized in Software Design and Development and System Engineering areas. Contributed to team projects, to create and simulate real-world applications. I developed working prototypes for numerous web site projects, which included web, mobile and desktop applications. I also served as a teaching assistant responsible for assignment grading, and one-on-one student meetings.
Relevant Courses: Advance Application Development, Principles of Programming I & II, Algorithm Analysis & Design, Data Structures & Algorithms, System Administration & Engineering, Operating Systems, Data Telecommunications, Data Security, Distributed Systems, Database Systems, Expert Systems and Artificial Intelligence.
Nov 2016 - Present
Cofounder & DevOps Engineer
Oct 2014 – Nov 2016
Director and CTO
SpiderCentro is a startup with the vision of connecting businesses and services together through revolutionized custom solutions or by enhancing existing ones without impeding on your business processes. Our goal is to allow you the client to have a seamless integration with third-party services while making sure that everything is secured, so that you and your customers can feel protected knowing that their data is not being accessed by unauthorized individuals.
Sep 2013 - Dec 2015
Software Engineer & Consultant
Built a server monitoring and analytics software called LoadAvg. LoadAvg is free software that will change the way you manage your servers. It helps you to view resource trends and patterns so you can easily pinpoint high resource usage times, and its powerful charts and graphs allow you to visually access daily load and memory usage.
Jan 2012 – Aug 2013
Software Engineer & Consultant
I led and managed teams that were responsible for developing web applications for individuals and small businesses; we also specialized in API development and integration. In the process, we use agile development best practices to create robust and scalable applications to solve various problems. The areas of interest are healthcare, finance, digital products and mobile apps.
DIGITAL JAM 2.0
May 2012 - Jun 2012
Developed a mobile application, Olympal, along with 3 other team members on the native Android platform which allowed Olympics enthusiasts to gain access to all information relating to the London Olympics 2012 right at their fingertips.
Technologies Used: Java, Android SDK, ADT, AVD, PHP, RESTful API webservice, OAuth, MySQL, SQL, XML, JSON, JSOUP and Eclipse Classic IDE.
JAMALCO, Process Control Dept. (QUASAR)
Jun 2011 - Aug 2011
Software Engineer Intern
Developed an inventory management system (CSIM) that is being used to track and manage all the company assets being used on the aluminum processing plant.
Technologies Used: Visual Basic .NET, LINQ, SQL and Microsoft SQL Server 2008.
Sep 2010 - Apr 2011
Created a Windows Phone 7 mobile application in partial fulfillment of my degree which was centered on giving the police in Jamaica the flexibility of using mobile devices to perform spot checks and have instant access to driver’s information stored on the government servers.
Technologies Used: C#, LINQ, RESTful API webservice, Fiddler2, PHP, and WAMP server.