Located In: Seattle, WA, USA  –  Email: [email protected]


To find an interesting position to leverage my expertise in Linux systems, data center/cloud environments and application stack design.


Feb 2016 to Present – Wehmeyer Consulting, Seattle, WA
System Solutions Engineer

  • Assisting clients with setup and planning of cloud deployments in AWS, Azure, IBM Cloud and other cloud environments.
  • Automation engineering to facilitate administration and improve scalability of existing application deployments.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot existing Linux/Windows systems

Feb 2018 to July 2019 – Straylight Labs, Seattle, WA
Chief Technologist

  • Advise development teams on complementary technologies
  • Suggest and develop new projects with team leads

Jul 2009 to Feb 2016 – Marchex, Inc., Seattle, WA
Sr. Systems Engineer, Infrastructure

  • Building/maintaining east and west coast data centers to support real-time VOIP platform.
  • Administering block and file based storage systems for database & private cloud deployment
  • Maintain all infrastructure services like DNS, configuration management, monitoring, base AMI/system images, etc.

Mar 2007 to Dec 2008 – Treemo Labs, Seattle, WA
IT Manager/Systems Engineer

  • Managing technology infrastructure for mobile social media company
  • Systems/Database administrator for co-located linux servers

Dec 2004 to Dec 2006 – Big Fish Games, Seattle, WA
Linux Systems Engineer

  • Maintained tools used to deploy releases to multiple environments (QA, stage, production)
  • Worked with Director of Technology and web engineering team to plan future capacity

Oct 1998 to Dec 2004 – Palazzo Intercreative, Seattle, WA Systems
Administrator/Web Developer

  • Managed day to day technology for tech branding firm
  • Setup/maintained windows & linux web server environments

July 1996 to Sept 1998 – Simon & Schuster, EMG, Scottsdale, AZ

  • Developed infrastructure for cutting edge educational courseware
  • Maintained UltraSparc/Linux servers in dev & production environments
  • Developed middleware for server integration for courseware


Arizona State University, 1991-1994, Studied Computer Science

Tech Summary

Operating Systems: Redhat/Centos, Debian/Ubuntu, Windows Server 2008R2

Languages: Python, Ruby, Perl, PHP, Golang, Java

Applications: Apache/nginx web stack, Chef server, Nagios, Sensu, Ansible,

Postfix/Sendmail, Bind, Watson Toolkit, WordPress, Confluence, Jira, Jenkins

Databases: MySQL, PostgreSQL, MSSQL, Oracle
Cloud Providers: AWS, Azure, Digital Ocean, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud

Networking: Cisco switches, Artista switches, Juniper routers & firewalls, Netscaler LBs, F5

LBs, AWS Elastic Load Balancing, Linux networking/firewall

Hardware: IBM Servers, Dell Servers, HP Servers, HP 3Par SANs, IBM V7000 Block/File

Storage, APC PDUs

Virtualization: KVM, Oracle VM, VirtualBox, VMware 4 & 5, Xen 4, Docker/Kubernetes

References available upon request