Profiled and reduced runtime of a productionalized computer vision process by 93% after implementing feature caching. Developed an internal API in Python and Flask that processes...more 613K requests daily. Landed a successful onsite integration two days ahead of schedule with a customer while serving as the sole engineer point of contact for an API. Created an internal AWS wrapper gem that has been integrated into three apps. Led CS book club, Lunch and Learns to increase company's technical fluency.
Collaborated with marketing and data science teams to maintain content on an ASP.NET web app. Won 1st for "People's Choice" and "Ooh, Shiny" categories at two company hackathons...more in collaboration with Uma Pandit, Julie Lynch, and Sara Strouss.
Software Developer Intern, API Backend
2015 - 2016 (5 months)
Developed and helped release Tune’s Reporting Logs API v3, a product that gives advertisers access to detailed mobile ad attribution logs. Used Python, Flask, unittest, SQL,...more AWS, and bash scripts. Rapidly incorporated into sprints as a member of the team. Contributes bug fixes and resolutions to triage tickets. Owned the design and development of parameter validation and error handling, improving overall stability and performance. Presents live features in company-wide product demos.
2012 - 2015 (over 2 years)
Provided a range of creative copywriting, white paper, and journalism services for businesses and news publications, including CreativeLIVE, Consumer Media Network, Mic, and...more Ocato UK. Wrote a social commentary piece that went viral and was discussed in a 2014 TED talk by Stanford Knight Fellow Andrew Losowsky. Pitched and wrote LGBT features for the "Queer Your Tech" column in Autostraddle, a publication with over 3.3 million monthly views.
Specialist - Business Support
2010 - 2013 (almost 3 years)
Developed B2B sales relationships with a Seattle business team that ranked #1 in the market and #17 globally during Q1 of 2013. Gained recognition for exceptional customer...more service and was featured in a corporate training video shown globally. Certified in iOS mobile device repair.