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Data engineering manager building performant pipelines and data models that power analytic platforms for smarter decision-making. As a data engineer I’ve worked to solve numerous data challenges across a variety of industries using an assortment of best-in-class technologies while building carefully planned, secure data ecosystems.
Data Engineering — Cloud Computing — ELT Development — Business Analytics — Data Warehousing
Other specialties: Database architecture, data modeling, big data infrastructure, data streaming, RESTful APIs, process automation, business intelligence, query optimization, vendor management, cross-functional team collaboration, scrum methodology, requirements gathering, technical documentation
Tools & Technologies
CLOUD COMPUTING: AWS Cloudera CDH Google Cloud Platform
CODE EDITORS: Atom Notepad++ Vim Visual Studio Code
DATA VISUALIZATION: Apache Superset Sisense SSRS Tableau
DOCUMENTATION: Confluence Lucidchart Visio
ELT TOOLS: Airbyte Apache Airflow dbt Matillion SSIS
RDBMS: SQL Server mySQL PostgreSQL
SOURCE CONTROL: Bitbucket Github Gitlab Git Sourcetree
Elsevier | Dec 2022 - present
Manager, Data Engineering & Analytics
Hard work, innovation, and commitment to customer success by our team at Interfolio led to our acquisition by Elsevier. Together, we’re excited to expand the products, services, and efficiencies we offer to our customers. Telling stories through data is a key facet of our value proposition. I’m managing a small centralized team responsible for the complex flow of data across teams, data centers, and organizational boundaries. We’re employing DataOps practices, processes, and technologies that combine automation and methods from agile software engineering to promote a culture of continuous improvement in the area of data analytics.
Interfolio | Sep 2018 - Dec 2022
Data Engineer >> Senior Data Engineer >> Staff Data Engineer, Team Lead >> Manager, Data Engineering & Analytics
Built a modern data ecosystem from the ground up in a way that allows data consumers to answer important questions through supported self-service analytics. Architecture, performance, documentation, and visualization are all crucial to democratizing data that is easily explorable and tells a bigger story.
Digitas | Oct 2015 - Sep 2018
Manager, Media Systems & Technology >> Data Engineer
Worked with evolving open source technologies to build the backend systems and architectures behind business intelligence and programmatic media tools used by data science, marketing, and media management teams. In centralizing disparate data streams, developed the necessary structure to enable crucial cross-platform analytics and automated advertising decisioning.
QuickPivot | Apr 2012 - Oct 2015
Marketing Automation Specialist >> Business Systems Analyst >> Technical Consultant
Held multiple roles ranging from marketing automation specialist to database developer. Gained important experience in leading client-facing calls and meeting with senior management around RFPs, SOWs, and general account strategy. In most recent role, had oversight of global response management (GRM) system, a key ETL engine for a Fortune 100 technology company. Maintained system uptime as part of 24-hr support team in monitoring over one hundred continuous third-party vendor data integrations and RESTful API data transfer to Eloqua platform.