Data Wrangler, Riot Games; Santa Monica, CA May 2014 - Present

Data Engineer, Think Big Analytics; Mountain View, CA September 2012 - May 2014

  • Designed, delivered, and helped manage a device data analytics platform at several clients
  • Built ingestion framework using Flume NG, data transform framework using MapReduce and Pig
  • Built data access APIs for customers to access data in the big data environment easily
  • Implemented search on HDFS using operational metadata stored in ElasticSearch/Solr
  • Built beta resource tracking tool to manage consultants time on projects as an exercise to learn JavaScript
  • Presented webinars online and talks at conferences including O‚ÄôReilly Strata
  • Participated in calls and meetings to sell services to clients
  • Worked with clients to extract clear requirements to create business value
  • Created and helped administer the Think Big Academy HBase course

Technology Analyst, Accenture Technology Labs; San Jose, CA July 2011 - September 2012

  • Helped design and deliver a high profile Hadoop implementation at NetApp where we replaced an Oracle data warehouse with several big data components including DataStax, Solr, Hadoop, Hbase, and more
  • Worked closely with onshore and offshore client leads to develop project requirements
  • Helped write functional and technical specifications for Solr, HBase, REST, Hive, and other components
  • Helped develop a RESTful API to provide access to data in Solr, HBase, and HDFS
  • Managed several on shore and off shore developers in order to complete tasks on time

Field Services/Operations IT Intern, Extendicare; Milwaukee, WI November 2007-December 2008, January 2011 - July 2011

IT Helpdesk Analyst, Marquette University; Milwaukee, WI May 2007-December 2007, August 2010 - January 2011

Hardware Engineering CO-OP, Rockwell Automation; Milwaukee, WI April 2008-August 2010

Web/IT Intern, Revision3; San Francisco, CA May 2009-August 2009


Marquette University; Milwaukee, WI; Graduated May 2011

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with a Major in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and a Minor in Mathematics
  • Member of Eta Kappa Nu, Marquette University's Electrical Engineering Honors Society

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