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Matthew W. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 19, 2012

Matthew W.

   United States
  |   San Francisco, CA

Overview

Detail-oriented web engineer, turned VP with experience in devising and implementing cloud-based solutions for startups and seasoned corporations. Specializes in consumer web applications requiring horizontal scale. Most experienced with LAMP/LEMP (Linux-apache/NGINX-Mysql-PHP), and Tomcat/Java stacks. Expert Object-Oriented engineer and architect. Proven ability to assimilate and utilize emerging technologies and patterns. Comfortable working on scaled platforms with large user bases (over 10 million daily unique). Expereienced with NoSQL...

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Skills (10)

Tested
Java
MySQL Administration
Amazon Web Services
jQuery
LAMP
Hbase
Javscript
Consumer Applications
Nginx
JIRA

Employment

Pixelpipe
VP Engineering
2011 - Present
- Developed code architecture for ‘pi.pe’, a media and document sharing service that integrates with 500px, box, cx, dropbox, evernote, facebook, flickr, Google Drive, Instagram, myspace, orkut,...
ImageShack
Lead Engineer
2010 - 2011
- Developed code architecture for yfrog, a social network / media sharing host for twitter and Facebook. Product initial started as a media sharing tool but quickly evolved into a social network....
Announce Media
Senior Web Developer / Consultant (Contract)
2010 - 2010
- Senior Engineering consultant to development team responsible for developing SEO sensitive content sites. - Implemented ‘ad-trap’ sites in LAMP environment in the Zend Framework. - Assisted in...
Zynga
Web Engineer
2009 - 2010
- One of Two primary PHP developers for popular Facebook social game,
Bloosky Interactive Media
Web Developer
2009 - 2009
Develop, maintain and enhance proprietary affiliate network web applications. Coordinate design and implementation of web applications, collaborating with project managers, product owners and...
VTLS Inc
Web Developer
2007 - 2008
Served as a technical member of the marketing team. Responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of the international corporate website. Responsible for the creative direction of the...
Harmonia Inc
Quality Assurance Specialist
2004 - 2006
"Jack of all trades" for small start-up company catering to the defense industry. Held positions in marketing, development and quality assurance. Eventually focused on quality assurance as company...

Education

Virginia Tech
Computer Science, Business Leadership, Russian
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