JJP: Jayson J. Phillips

Code, Tech, Music, Fitness… Life, Homie. Life.

Jayson J. Phillips

Posted at — May 17, 2018

Email | Engineering Manager, Board Member, Instructor, Former(ish) DJ


Currently


Teaching web development at the Coding Boot Camp @ UC Berkeley Extension.
Director of Engineering, Online Education at Trilogy Education Services.
Board Member, Bay Area Inspires Awards 2018-2019
Mentor Coach, Summer Fellows Program 2019, CODE 2040


Skills


(not in any proficiency order)

Languages: Javascript, Java, Python, Ruby, Processing, Scala, Go, Rust

Frameworks: expressjs, dropwizard, Spring, vert.x, Flask, Django, Pyramid, Sinatra, Rails, Elixir

Databases & Data Storage: MySQL, mongodb, PostgreSQL, Redis, MS SQL, JCR, Cassandra, NEO4J

Task Management & Utilities: JIRA, Monday, Asana, Jenkins, Travis CI, git, Bamboo


Professional Experience


2/2019-Current
Trilogy Education Services (Remote)
Director of Engineering, Trilogy Online

4/2017-Current
Coding Boot Camp @ UC Berkeley Extension Berkeley, CA
Full Stack Web Development Instructor

8/2018-2/2019
Coinbase San Francisco Bay Area
Senior Engineer, Consumer Growth/Search & Discovery

6/2018-8/2018
Coinbase San Francisco Bay Area
Engineering Manager, Risk

9/2017-6/2018
Trilogy Education Services, Inc (Remote)
Senior Software Manager, BCS

9/2015-8/2017
Pandora Media, Inc Oakland, CA
Senior Software Engineer, Web Applications

8/2013-8/2015
Apple, Inc Cupertino, CA
Software Engineer, MarCom

11/2011-8/2013
Knewton, Inc New York, NY
Full Stack Engineer

1/2010-11/2011
iCrossing Inc New York, NY
UI Engineer, Product Development

9/2008-1/2010
iCrossing Inc New York, NY
Developer, Enterprise Applications

3/2007-9/2008
iCrossing Inc New York, NY
Senior Rich Media Engineer

8/2006-4/2007
Digiwaxx Media New York, NY
Graphic Designer & Web Developer

3/2005-2/2006
ULTRA16 New York, NY
Web Developer

8/2002-6/2004
Scratch DJ Academy New York, NY
Marketing Assistant, Assistant Webmaster, DJ Tour Liaison


Speaking History


7/2018
/dev/color In Motion | San Francisco, CA
How to Prepare for Management as an Individual Contributor

11/2016
Blavity’s AfroTech Conference | San Francisco, CA
Hack it til you make it: Acing the Technical Interview | Deck
Co-Speakers: Kaanon MacFarlane, DeVaris Brown


Professional & Social Organizations


6/2016-Current
/dev/color Oakland, CA
02 Squad | Current Member

2015-Current
ACM Member

11/2002-Current
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc, New York, NY
Intiated Fall 2002, ETA Chapter (NYC Metropolitan)
Current Brother-At-Large


Volunteering


Bay Area Inspires Awards, Oakland, CA
2017-Current - Board Member, Fellowship Advisor

Black Girls Code, Oakland, CA
2014 - Teaching the young women how to build games in Javascript

CODE2040, Bay Area, CA
2014, 2015, 2016 - Summer Fellow Mentor
2017-2019 - Community Member/Volunteer-At-Large
2019 - Mentor Coach, Summer Fellows Program


Education


1999-2005 CUNY Lehman College | Bronx, New York
(Degree Pursued) B.S. Computer Graphics & Imaging


Hobbies & Interests


Cycling, distance running, home automation, microprocess architecture, bass guitar, DJing, weight lifting, cooking


You can currently see my selected work history at https://linkedin.com/in/jaysonjp