2012 - Present
Provided solutions to startups across multiple domains. Acquired talent. Designed and implemented scalable software stacks. Upgraded systems at crucial times to ensure more funding.
* April 2013 - April 2014 MessageMe: Ported a WebSocket based chat server from Tornado to Go, Go, which served 13 million registered users. Wrote custom Python bindings for Google's Protocol Buffers to provide a simplified API and decrease encoding/decoding time by half. Implemented the HTTP client protocol for use with an internal asynchronous Python framework modeled after Go. Wrote asynchronous Python bindings for AWS's DynamoDB with an emphasis on being lightweight, and Pythonic.
* January 2013 - March 2013 Subblime: Integrated the Facebook API into the platform using Python. Improved the email asynchronous service built on Celery and Python. Added various front-end features written in Django.
* May 2012 - August 2012 theAudience: Managed a team of 4 developers. Designed a Hadoop based system for collecting, processing and serving Facebook data for hundreds of celebrity Facebook pages with tens of millions of fans. Repaired and upgraded a legacy system to meet product requirement deadlines. Helped recruit and train a new team to take over development of the newly designed system.