I'm an Android app developer, passionate about music, technology, and self-education. I thrive in fast-paced startup environments, working on consumer-facing products.
Java, Kotlin, XML2009
Expert Android application development, with a deep understanding of the Android SDK, best practices, UI guidelines, and overarching ecosystem.
UI / UX Design
Grid-based designs with vector graphics, a focus on platform guidelines, and meaningful motion. Ability to create original and compelling user experiences from nothing-more than a concept.
Working knowledge of web development with experience creating Node.js web servers and REST APIs.
Freelance Android Developer
Bound Publishing IncJul 2018 - Mar 2019
Built the first version of the app on Android, matching the design and features of the existing iOS app.
SAY LLCMar 2017 - Mar 2018
Joined at prototype stage and lead engineering team to version 1.0. Lead development of the web server and Android application, oversaw iOS development, and contributed to product design.
Lean Logic LLCJan 2014 - Apr 2016
Helped design and create "Heavy App" for Android from idea stage and contributed to the web server development. Heavy App was a workout tracking app that is no longer available.
Touch Lab IncMay 2012 - Dec 2013
Designed Android app wireframes, mockups and prototypes. Lead front-end development and software quality assurance.
Self Taught 2006 - Present
Everything I know about design and development is self-taught, using Google as a bridge to my education.
SDKs / Frameworks
Android SDK, Node.js, Parse, Truffle, Web3.js, Firebase
SQLite, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MySQL, Ethereum
Hosting / Platforms
Heroku, AWS, Google Cloud, Digital Ocean, Cloudflare
Bound Publishing Inc
Built Android app from scratch to match existing iOS client.
Lead development team, built Android app and web server, and contributed to design.
Simple utility app to put notes in notifications. Recently rewritten in Kotlin using Androidx.
Touch Lab Inc
Translated iOS design to Android. Ported iOS app to Android.
My first game! Created concept, character, art, music, sound effects, and game alone.
Solo project for hack.summit("blockchain") 2018. Wrote a smart contract and deployed to Rinkeby Ethereum network (testnet). Created and designed web3 client.
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.
Made for Verizon 2010 "Power Your App Contest" (no longer running). Created original concept; Lead Designer; Lead Android Developer.
Created for Thomson Reuters "Street Apps Challenge (no longer running). Designed and co-developed Android app; Designed and developed website.