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Professional Work History

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

Currently

Director of Engineering, Academic Products at 2U Inc..
Online Instructor at Coding Boot Camp @ University of Denver.
Board Member, Bay Area Inspires Awards
Partner | Technical Lead, Carbon Fibre Ltd

Professional Experience .

9/2019-Current
Coding Boot Camp @ University of Denver - University College
Full Stack Web Development Instructor

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
Data Analytics Bootcamp 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 / Technical Lead, 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
Developer, Enterprise Applications

3/2007-9/2008
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
Freelance Web Developer

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


Speaking History

June 2019
Trilogybytes Podcast | Link
What Makes A Senior Software Engineer?

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

November 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, Past Facilitator

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
2019 - Mentor Coach, Summer Fellows Program
2017-2019 - Community Member/Volunteer-At-Large

2014, 2015, 2016 - Summer Fellow Mentor

Citizen Schools, Isaac Newton Middle School, Harlem, NY
Spring 2012 - There's an App for that: Teaching 6th & 7th grade students how to build Javascript Applications

Skills

(not in any proficiency order)
Languages: Javascript, Java, Python, Ruby, Processing, Scala, Go, Rust
Frameworks: express, 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

Education

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

You can also view my work history at https://linkedin.com/in/jaysonjp