Primary Role
Vice President of Engineering at SAY Media
Vassar College

Person Details


• Led teams of 10-100 engineers to build scalable, high-performance software that solved computing problems with deterministic throughput and latency.

• 17 years experience building award-winning applications and sites.

• Inventor of four awarded patents related to VOIP and mobile-blogging applications.

• Managed large engineering teams distributed in US, Sweden, Finland, India, Singapore, China and Japan.

• Brought agile product development process and continuous integration strategy to two companies, significantly increasing product quality and bringing predictability to engineering schedules.

• Before Hadoop and Cassandra, led a team that built a world-class in-memory distributed data processing algorithm to solve computing problems at large scale, still used today in Oracle products.

Specialties:Large scale computing, Java, in memory databases, virtualization, cloud computing, deterministic performance, agile product development

Experience (9)

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    SAY Media

    Vice President of Engineering
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    Vice President, Engineering
    2008 - Nov, 2011
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    Oracle Corporation

    Engineering Director, WebLogic Communications Platform
    2008 - Jan, 2008
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    BEA Systems

    Engineering Director, WebLogic Communications Platform
    2005 - Jan, 2008
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    Sonim Technologies

    Software Engineering Director
    2003 - Jan, 2005
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    Paul Devine, Inc

    Indepenent Consultant/Software Engineer
    2000 - Jan, 2003
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    Liquid audio

    Director of Web Development
    1999 - Jan, 2000
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    Director of Web Technology
    1997 - Jan, 1999

Education (1)