Full-stack developer specializing in blockchain and Web3 with extensive experience in web and Android development. Passionate about music, technology, and self-education, and excels in fast-paced startup environments, working on consumer-facing products.
Blockchain / Web3 2021
Web3 Social expert with deep knowledge of Lens Protocol and DeSo; experience writing and deploying EVM smart contracts on Ethereum and L2s
Full-stack web development using modern languages, frameworks, and databases
Expert developer with deep knowledge of best practices, design patterns, and the overarching ecosystem
IndependentJune 2021 - Present
- Developing tools, services, and experiences in the Web3 Social space
- Focused on web extensions and open-source contributions
Senior Android Developer
Majestyk Apps LLCAug 2019 - June 2021
- Transitioned Audiomack's Android codebase to Kotlin and rewrote the audio player used by 6M MAU worldwide
- Led hiring for the Majestyk Android team and architected sprint-based Software Development Life Cycle for Audiomack and other Majestyk clients
Freelance Android Developer
Bound Publishing IncJul 2018 - Mar 2019
- Created the first version of the multimedia Android app, matching the design and functionality of the existing iOS app
SAY LLCMar 2017 - Mar 2018
- Joined at the prototype stage, leading the engineering team to launch
- Developed the backend server and Android app; managed the iOS and design teams
Lean Logic LLCJan 2014 - Apr 2016
- Helped design and create "Heavy App" for Android from idea stage and contributed to the web server development.
Lead Designer, Junior Developer
Touchlab IncMay 2012 - Dec 2013
- Designed Android app wireframes, mockups and prototypes.
- Lead front-end development and software quality assurance.
- Designed and built company website.
Self Taught 2006 - Present
SDK / Framework
Node.js, Svelte, Web Extensions, Android SDK, Vue.js, Firebase, Truffle, Web3.js
SQLite, GraphQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MySQL, Firebase Realtime, Firestore
Hosting / Platform
AWS, Google Cloud, Digital Ocean, Cloudflare, Heroku
Ethereum, Polygon, DeSo, IPFS / Filecoin, Arweave
Independent, Open Source Aug 2023 - Presenthttps://opov.xyz
- DAO platform where membership requires Proof of Personhood
- Base L2, Worldcoin WorldID, Zero-Knowledge Proofs, Ethereum Attestation Service
- Typescript, Solidity, React, Next.js, Vercel, Postgres, Hardhat, ethers.js, RainbowKit, OpenZeppelin Contracts, shadcn/ui, Radix UI, Tailwind CSS
Independent, Open Source Sept 2022 - Presenthttps://focalize.app
- Social app in a browser extension for Lens Protocol
- Lens Protocol, Polygon, IPFS, Filecoin, XMTP
- Typescript, Svelte, Vite, Web Extension, GraphQL, CRXJS, WalletConnect, ethers.js, RxJS, Tailwind CSS
Majestyk Aug 2019 - June 2021https://audiomack.com
- As a Senior Android Developer I worked on adding features, improving performance, and building a great experience for over 6M monthly active users.
- Android, Kotlin, Java, XML, SQLite, AWS
Independent 2009 - 2019https://statusnote.app
- Simple utility app to put notes in notifications. The original notification note app!
- Android, Kotlin, Java, XML, SQLite
- Translated iOS design to Android. Helped port iOS app to Android.
- Android, Java, XML, SQLite
- Solo project for Superhack 2023 Hackathon by ETHGlobal
- Pool prize winner from Worldcoin
- Solo project for ETHOnline 2022 Hackathon by ETHGlobal
- First prize winner from Lens Protocol
- First prize winner from IPFS & Filecoin
- Recipient of a Lens Grant
- Created for TechCrunch Disrupt NY Hackathon 2016 (no longer running)
- Built a worldwide, load-balanced, auto-scaling Google Cloud server that provided a RESTful API as well as a Microsoft Word Addin using machine learning... in 24 hours