June 2015 - present

Senior Software Engineer at RiverNorth

Software development for team dedicated to building big data infrastructure.
Technical environment:
C#, Sql Server, FIX

June 2013 - June 2015

Software Engineer at Trustwave

R&D and Software Development for team dedicated to building big data infrastructure.
Technical environment:
Java, Maven, Spring, Jenkins, Hibernate, MySQL, Hadoop 1 & 2 (HDFS, MapReduce, HBase, Hive, Flume, Zookeeper, Oozie, Ganglia, Ambari), ElasticSearch, CentOS, JIRA, Wiki

April 2009 - June 2013

Software Development Manager at Donlen

Manager for a team of five software developers.
Technical environment:
Java, SQL Server


December 2011 - present

Adjunct Lecturer at Northwestern

Teach Database Design and Development for the online Master's program as well as assist in a variety of Information Systems courses at the undergraduate level.

December 2011 - present

Software development manager at Robert Morris University

Teach a variety of classes targeted towards working adults. Courses range from software development to database design in both the graduate and undergraduate programs. Most of the courses taught have been in the Mobile Development specialization in the graduate program.


June 2011

Northwestern University

Masters of Science in Computer Information Systems

May 2006

University of Iowa

Bachelor's of Science in Mathematics and Physics

Conferences and Commitees

March 2014

Technology Committee Member at The Escape, Learning by Doing: Big Data Analytics, Chicago

Lead a student group to create an official Android Application for conference participants.