Principal Engineer, Project Lead
Pioneer Square Labs
Pioneer Square Labs is a startup studio that tests and
validates startup ideas, then funds and hires a founding
team around the most promising concepts. Our backers include
13 of the world's top venture firms and over 50 angels from
the Pacific Northwest, Silicon Valley, and around the
We're looking for people interested in being co-founders and
lead engineers for our companies. It's a great opportunity
to build a startup, without the risk that comes with
starting from scratch.
Principal Engineer, Team Lead
Responsible for building
and supporting the ExtraHop product UI. Worked closely with
the CEO and business stakeholders to develop requirements
and define the strategic direction of the product.
Led an eight-developer team, driving the technical vision,
architecture, and implementation of a web-based analytics
platform. Established a wireframe-driven UX design process,
triaged and prioritized features, and managed our outside
Wrote several major product features, including the data
analytics engine, real-time metric search, and HTML5-Canvas
Senior Engineer, Team Lead
Senior engineer and team lead, responsible for building and
testing Marchex's core VoIP platform. Led a team of five
engineers (dev+qa) to sunset and replace several legacy
services, driving the technical vision, and coordinating
feature development, testing, and the migration of customers
to the new system.
I was personally responsible for writing the company's
next-gen SIP router, and contributed to its Asterisk-based
call handling platform. Perl, Oracle, Redis.
Co-founder and CTO
Raised over half a million in angel and venture financing,
then recruited and led a four-person engineering team to
build a product serving 150,000 coaches and athletes.
Managed budget, product vision, and technical roadmap.
Single-handedly built alpha version of product in Perl,