Career Profile

Driven Software Engineer with extensive experience working in AGILE teams.

Experience

Associate Software Engineer

January 2022 - Present

Fortune 40 home improvement retailer headquartered in Charlotte, NC.

  • Develops, deploys, and engineers several Spring Boot Microservices for the Customer Loyalty Team , which contributes to Pro Customer retention by designing loyalty services that offer spend-based cash back and other perks.
  • Employed cutting-edge technologies such as Spring Boot, Kubernetes, GCP, Cucumber, JUnit and more to ensure a production-ready, secure, and scalable Loyalty Platform.

Software Engineer

September 2019 - January 2022

Smart Sourcing Company headquartered in Tallahassee, FL.

  • Developed and works as the founding engineer for Hire Wells, a smart talent, vendor, supplier, and contractor sourcing chatbot deployed to Slack and Microsoft Teams that simplifies the sourcing process for companies of all sizes.
  • Created and maintained a tech stack consisting of AWS servers, a Python backend, JavaScript and HTML frontend, as well as Intercom, Slack, and Microsoft Teams APIs to create a streamlined, cross-platform experience.

Software Engineer Intern

May 2020 - August 2020, May 2021 - August 2021

Fortune 40 home improvement retailer headquartered in Charlotte, NC.

  • Developed and maintained multiple microservices now in production using the Spring Boot Framework for various Lowe’s ProServices. Deployed microservices to the Google Cloud Platform and created data retrieval systems for Postgres and Couchbase databases.
  • Created metric logging systems and employed them to create performance test and metrics analysis to ensure efficiently working code. Employed Apache JMeter and Prometheus to create metrics and perform stress tests. Developed JUnit tests and used them to ensure all code was free of errors.

Engineering/Web Intern

May 2019 - August 2019

HVAC/R Smart Tools Company headquartered in Miramar, FL.

  • Developed an advanced, cross-platform IoT consumer app that enables BLE connectivity with smart devices, employing Apache Cordova, Ionic, and TypeScript technologies to create native experiences on Android and iOS.
  • Developed CDN and cache protocols and more efficiency measures on the CPS USA, Europe, and Australia WordPress sites to increase the PageSpeed Insight score by more than 50% on each site.

Software Development Intern

June 2018 - August 2018

Fintech and Financial Service Provider headquartered in Guadalajara, Mexico.

  • Assisted in the planning, development, and implementation of various fintech services and products.
  • Developed an advanced, cross-platform cybersecurity app that enables Zell customers to use two-factor authentication to log into sensitive web portals, employing server-side ASP.NET and client-side JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, while interfacing with SQL database servers.

Education

BS in Computer Science

August 2018 - December 2021
Florida State University, Tallahassee FL

  • Computer Science Degree with a concentration in Mathematics.
  • Member of the ACM @ FSU Club, Cybersecurity Club, Chess Club, and HackFSU.

Projects

Rikka-Bot -
Python Chatbot and moderation bot currently employed by over 135,000 Discord users worldwide.
  • Designed, programmed, and currently hosts the project, and leads a team of 4 members on the development team.
  • Integrated the Discord API, WolframAlpha API, Gizoogle.net API, Google Translate API, and CleverBot.io API to process and create intelligent responses based on user need, including language translation, moderation, and miscellaneous fun commands.
Calbot (HackFSU 2019 First Place Winner) -
Nutrition tracker that keeps track of intake through the latest in Computer Vision and artificial intelligence.
  • Designed and led a team of 3 developers in creating an advanced, cross-platform chatbot assistant that simplifies the nutrition tracking experience by offering a seamless experience using the most popular conversational clients.
  • Employed the Google Cloud Computer Vision API to identify food in an image and used the WolframAlpha knowledgebase API to query for nnutrition information and logs and tracks them in an SQL database.
Dirac_AI -
Advanced Artificial Intelligence chatbot with a web and backend interface.
  • Designed, implemented, and hosts the project, and leads a team of 4 members on the development team.
  • Created a recursive neural network self-learning system that improves based on user input.
  • Designed an adaptable, modular bot able to be implemented into many different applications across the stack.

Skills & Proficiency

Java

Python

Spring Boot Architecture

GCP

REST APIs

Enterprise SQL Databases

Kubernetes