Hi, i'm Mailo

I'm a full stack developer based in Portland, Oregon. I specialize in Ruby, JS and PHP.

Summary

Proven senior developer with experience at each level of the development process. Adept at complex problem solving and communicating solutions as well as providing mentorship to junior team members.

Work Experience

GRAYBOX

Technical Lead
 Portland, OR
Dec 2015 - Present
  • Wrote technical specifications for large scale distributed systems and executed with team in tight timelines.
  • Designed and deployed infrastructure in AWS, leveraging CloudFormation to create secure and redundant multi-zone templates.
  • Overhauled architecture of an internal service bus product to reduce developer support time and insulate from service outages.
  • Implemented CI/CD workflows with bitbucket pipelines & AWS, interfacing with QA staff to acheive optimal automation.
  • Developed 2 microservice SPA clients in React/React Native.
  • Established company code styles as well as git branching & merging processes.
  • Well versed in both agile and waterfall methodologies.
  • As lead, mentored and maintained near-shore and on site team members.
  • Organized developer training sessions for continued learning.
GRAYBOX

Senior Developer
 Portland, OR
May 2015 - Dec 2016
  • Architected a modular multi-tenant cms platform for small businesses leveraging the Liquid template engine.
  • Launched a stock media SaaS platform in Rails with queue based asset transcoding and ElasticSearch backed indexing.
  • Automated several blue-green deployments using Chef, Ansible as well as ElasticBeanstalk.
  • Improved performance of existing production projects, lowering memory footprints and implementing better caching strategies.
The VHF

Lead Developer
 Venice, CA
Jul 2011 - Jan 2015
  • Developed various projects ranging from ecommerce to mobile apps.

Stack Highlights

Frontend

React / React Native
Vue.js
JQuery
Angular JS

Backend

Ruby
Node JS
PHP
Python

DB

Postgres
MySQL
DynamoDB
MongoDB

Ops

AWS
Docker
Nginx

Certifications

Amazon
AWS Certified Developer – Associate

Recognition

2016 - GRAYBOX
Most Experienced
2015 - GRAYBOX
MVP

Education

University of Oregon
2007 - BA

Languages

English
Native
French
Native