January 2016 - Current

Uber ATG is the R&D hub of Uber’s engineering team dedicated to self-driving technologies, mapping, and vehicle safety. This team is responsible for developing long-term technologies that advance Uber’s mission of bringing safe, reliable transportation to everyone, everywhere. We are ambitious, engaged and excited about transforming the way the world moves. Our research will make the process of moving real assets and real people safer and more efficient now, and in the decades to come.

Uber-Self Driving

January 2016 — Current

At ATG, we are ambitious, engaged and excited about transforming the way the world moves. With locations in San Francisco, Toronto, Phoenix and Pittsburgh, the Advanced Technologies Group is comprised of Uber’s self-driving engineering team dedicated to self-driving technologies, mapping, and vehicle safety.

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August 2014 - January 2016

An American electronic commerce and cloud computing company that was founded on July 5, 1994, by Jeff Bezos and is based in Seattle, Washington. It is the largest Internet-based retailer in the world by total sales and market capitalization.

Amazon Register

August 2014 — January 2016

Amazon Register is a mobile app and secure card reader that provides merchants with the tools to accept credit and debit cards. Register combined hardware and software to create a point of sale product for retailers looking to process orders with credit cards as well as cash.

June 2006 – August 2011

Science Applications International Corporation is an American company headquartered in Tyson's Corner, Virginia that provides government services and information technology support.

Install Root

June 2006 — July 2008

Original designer of Install Root; The DoD Intermediate and Root certificates installer. This Java application installs Intermediate and Root certificates into your store in and in-band fashion. This application is run on millions of machines.

January 2004 – June 2006

The Raytheon Company is a major U.S. defense contractor and industrial corporation with core manufacturing concentrations in weapons and military and commercial electronics.

Information System Security Officer

January 2004 – June 2006

STIG development and research computers and maintained security posture for SCIF.

Open Source project that I've built and maintain.

gitignore.io

February 2013 — Current

Gitignore.io is a website to generate useful .gitignore files for your project. The site uses a a function command to allow you run git ignore from your command line via gi command.

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Zenphones

September 2015

A weekend project in an attempt to turn regular iPhone ear buds into noise cancelling earbuds using an audio technique known as phase inversion. 

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Dust

September 2014

Ephemeral gesture interface built using multi-peer connectivity for the iPhone and iPad.

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Touch Visualizer

March 2014 — Current

Enhance your presentations, videos and collaboration by visualizing touches in your iOS application.

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Full Screen Gestures

February 2014 — May 2014

While working on an iOS app, our team became frustrated at the speed and efficiency of native mobile widget interactions.

Flappy Block

February 2014

This is an iOS version of the smash hit Flappy Bird built using iOS7's physics engine. Since Dong Nguyen took the game down, I wanted to see how hard it would actually be to create the game.

jjbshort

February 2013

Bit.ly style URL shortener that was a coding challenge for a job interview at GetAround. Google App Engine based code with test cases and a UI

Stop SOPA

June 2012 - July 2012

The Stop Online Piracy Act web browser plugin alerts you to which sites support SOPA. This plugin runs in the background and provides a large alert to let you know if the website that you're using is a SOPA supporter.

Personal contracts and projects that I've built.

R8̅R

September 2014

An iOS application created for a Parse + Facebook hackathon. The application lets you quickly rate things on a scale of 0-5 as well as letting you add a category and an adjective

Emo

April 2014 — August 2014

Emo is an emoji status update from your friends. When they update their emo, you get notified.

Orb

May 2014

This game was created to test the three major app stores. I created an game that was distributed to all three stores with the goal of testing the effectiveness each store.

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Male/Female Translator

December 2009 — August 2014

Male/Female translation site which I created as a joke site while Text From Last Night was popular.

XO9

April 2013 — August 2013

OS game I created using the rules from a blog post of a game called Ultimate Tic-Tac-Toe. I designed the application, produced the music, created the graphics, developed the universal binary iOS application, created the website, and created the marketing material

Atmos

July 2013 — August 2013

Test project to learn iOS8 new APIs. This project uses Widgets, Swift, and UIEffectView to give the user a beautiful single page weather report.

Juke

August 2013

Group Spotify powered jukebox. This design concept allows multiple users to create a group playlist using Spotify's API.

TwitSkills

September 2012 — December 2012

Twitter based job search engine concept that uses hashtags to create job titles. #$ would be a custom hashtag for adding a skill to your profile.

Vroomtrap

April 2008 — September 2011

Online Real-Time Speed Trap Database which real-time geo-tagging to add and alert users when speed traps are near.

Metmo

December 2009 — March 2010

Contest to design a Washington D.C. Metro transit mobile web application. The application tied into WMTA's API to provide real-time alerts and train schedules

Harvard Business School Executive MBA

Executive Education Leadership

December 2017

Executive Education Strategy

December 2017

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Bachelors Computer Science

August 1999 — May 2003

Minor Mathematics

August 1999 — May 2003