Aspiring junior developer with an unmatched desire to learn new technologies and expand my toolkit. Avid and agile learner, especially related to technology and development. Excels in communication of ideas and concepts to others, and a tireless worker in both individual and team based environments. Passionate problem solver, using technology as a vehicle to solve them.
Familiar with, and interested in learning more about: Go, Elixir, NoSQL Databases (Neo4j, MongoDB), EmberJS, Machine Learning
Tools: Slack, Trello, PivotalTracker, Github, Sublime Text / Atom
Soft Skills: Teaching, Agile Development, Operations and Procedures, Management
IronhackApril 2015 to CurrentInstructor Miami, Fl
Actively practiced programming empathy by explaining complex topics to students brand new to coding.
Developed curriculum used in 3 campuses worldwide by hundreds of students.
Played an integral role in developing processes used by teaching staff in all campuses.
Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Steak and SeafoodApril 2014 to February 2015Head Line Cook Pittsburgh, PA
Responsible for leading a section of a high volume, upscale restaurant experience.
Enforced company standards and policies in a newly established franchise.
Franco's TrattoriaSeptember 2008 to December 2014Kitchen Manager / Sous Chef Pittsburgh, PA
Honed my teamwork and communication skills while leading a team to produce high quality food.
Began as a dishwasher at the age of 16 and within 4 years worked my way into a management role at a fine dining restaurant.
Managed professional relationships with purveyors in a million dollar per year grossing restaurant.
Community College of Allegheny CountySoftware DevelopmentPittsburgh, PABegan studying Software Development, which stimulated my interest in the field. Coursework in introductory computer science, and introductory IT.