Created Scala server infrastructure, including servlet front-end and Akka back-end services. The new design improved performance, up to 15k messages per second per server, and allowed for new features.
Architected Hadoop jobs using Hadoop, Avro, and Hbase that allow executives, designers, and engineers to track revenue and user behavior from more than a billion messages a day.
Promoted twice into a position managing two other individual contributors in the Analytics group.
Built software to start, stop, and add to Hadoop/Hbase/Zookeeper clusters on Amazon's EC2 allowing the group to rapidly adopt Hadoop and Hbase.
One of two engineers to redesign and build a new thrillcall.com.
Implemented real-time and background content scraping systems to process and display pricing data from external web sources.
Halved page load time by optimizing database access, creating automatic asset minification scripts, configuring caching, and other web development best practices.
Resolved more than 80 bugs in multiple areas of Windows Presentation Foundation to reach zero bug bar on schedule.
Corrected blocking bugs in WPF to enable Blend and Visual Studio to adopt Windows Presentation Framework.
Received a level promotion in the first year.
Created a hotfix for a high priority bug in WPF libraries of .NET, enabling Windows customers to type diacritics.
Lead the effort to create a .NET WPF implementation of Microsoft Ribbon; implemented the custom window code to allow integration into the title bar.
Drove customer adoption WPF solutions by answering questions on MSDN Forums and Codeplex.com.
Prototyped a new control for use with WPF News Reader.
Worked with multiple teams to implement new streams of revenue.
Developed xml tools to deliver MSDN Magazine online using the WPF News Reader SDK.
Founded custom software firm to serve companies with small and medium size projects.
Designed and wrote internal web based software to expand sales and track employee productivity for Area Circulations Inc.
Named "Instructor of the Year" for the Continuing Education Division in July, 2006.
Developed entry and advanced level curriculum, that are still taught today, for classes in computer game programming.
Freelance PHP/MySQL coding for interactive web application.
Created and delivered a login and login tracking system on time and on budget.
Maintained over 200 Linux systems.
Helped resolve network emergencies.
I design and implement solutions to make large volumes of data drive real business value.
I build and test highly concurrent servers to meet low latency and high availability requirements.
I strive to create quality products by adopting test driven development and other best practices.
Elliott Clark — firstname.lastname@example.org — (415) 56CLARK