Summary

A hands-on and pragmatic technical leader with 19+ years’ experience in web / mobile application development, cloud/network architecture and team building.

  • Over 14 years of experience with a proven record for successfully empowering teams through coaching and mentoring
  • Developed a set of web applications and Mobile VoIP platform which supported 400k+ customers
  • Achieved double digits SEO and SMO organic traffic growth with millions of monthly session
  • Cofounded iWorld in 2007 (later acquired by Axio in 2013) and helped grow the company into the multimillion-dollar company

Experiences

Stealth Mode Startup – San Jose, CA

Co-Founder

Machine Learning development

HeimdallData – San Francisco Bay Area

Advisor

Heimdall Data is a SQL load balancer for application owners to scale their data access layer. Why spend costly resources to develop infrastructure optimization? With Heimdall, application resiliency for the data tier is enabled within minutes.

The Weal Life – San Francisco, CA

Advisor

Weal Life is a mobile app designed to build support from family and friends for individuals experiencing health challenges by matching needs with availability and by guiding users with practical ways to give meaningful support. Weal Life’s goal is to enable its users to transform life’s overwhelming moments into more manageable and meaningful experiences.

Yippify – San Leandro, CA

Consultant

Work with startup companies and entrepreneurs to provide expertise in the areas of mobile/web application development, strategic planning, and team building.

CoachList – San Francisco, CA

Develop and release a marketplace platform for both B2B and B2. Part of agile development team coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.

Boulevards New Media – San Jose, CA

Chief Technology Officer

Providing overall technical strategy and leadership for movietimes.com and boulevards publishing platforms, increased organic traffic, social traffic and social engagement by 50%.

Waba – San Jose, CA

Chief Technology Officer / Co-Founder

Co-founded waba in 2015. lead a team of developers who have been working on a new innovate way for product distribution that includes creating and utilizing mobile/web technologies.

iWorld Services (Acquired by AXIO in 2013) – Emeryville, CA

Chief Technology Officer / Co-Founder / Broad Member

Co-founded iWorld Services in 2007, hands-on coding, built a team of engineers and marketing manager through training and identifying development needs. Designed and built a PaaS from scratch to support 400k+ mobile customers and resellers.

TalkFree – San Francisco, CA

Vice President of Operations

Led restructure efforts to provide a stable, scalable, supportable environment for web application, software application and voice network. Initiated and planned expansions and built a team of engineers

Covad Communications – San Jose, CA

Member of Technical Staff

Involved ATM, IP, VoIP networks, Unix systems and OC infrastructures integration, expansion, deployment, capacity planning and optimization in a nation-wide footprint network with 2,500+ colocations and datacenters. Estimate and forecast network traffic base on statistical patterns observed in SNMP data

Covad Communications – San Jose, CA

Sr. Engineering Technical Support (IP Services Group)

Network security group reformed into IP services group to provide escalation support for the TAC engineers. Trained and guided TAC engineers and TAC managers in regard of the managed security services. Successfully supported all operational aspects of Network Security and IP Services group included process development, training, escalation support and deployment for ATM, IP, VoIP network and UNIX systems. Automated infrastructure tasks using various shell scripts such as Expect, Korn, and Perl.

Covad Communications – San Jose, CA

Sr. Engineering Technical Support (Security Operation Center)

Produced and edited technical documents and consolidated technical input, analyses, and logical, understandable document. Performed in-depth network analysis, problem determination and problem sources identification techniques to resolve multifaceted network, security and VPN related issues on Juniper NETSCREEN.

Covad Communications – San Jose, CA

Network Operation Center

Anticipated ISP network integration and worked closely with the network and software engineering teams to ensure optimal uptime and reconfigured all network elements during the maintenance windows.

Northpoint Communications – Emeryville, CA

Sr. Engineering Technical Support

Responsible for third-tier support to provide a high level of customer support.

Milestone – Fremont, CA

Network Technician

Performed contract work for various companies in network deployment.

Skills

Ruby on Rails, Linux Apache MySQL PHP (LAMP), React.js, Python, Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Optimization, Team Building and Coaching,  Amazon Web Services, Project Management, Web Development, Mobile Development, API, Start-ups, Network Security, Wide Area Network, Local Area Network, Voice Over IP, Elastic Search