Founder

Feb 2021 - Current

Dynamic short links and automatically branded, human readable QR codes with analytics

SSR Nuxt/Vue on Google App Engine and external API

Stripe, Github Actions for CI/CD, Playwright for testing

Software Engineer

Oct 2018 - Feb 2021
Google - Seattle, WA

Integrated search bar on the home screen, the largest visual change in the product's recent history, which led to a 2x increase in seach users and a 50% increase in search clicks

Designed and implemented the ability for users to select multiple messages, which is used over 2M times/day

Designed and implemented heuristically identifying, and automatically replying to, carrier requests to users for spam phone numbers, which is used 10k times/day across all users

Designed and implemented experiments for increasing the CTR of RCS promotions, leading to a 22% increase in user sign-ups

Software Engineer

May 2017 - May 2018
Cladwell - Cincinnati, OH

Converted iOS app from a thick to a thin client in conjuction with API rollout

Reduced instances of crashing by an order of magnitude, while simultaneously adding new features

Raised app rating from 3.x to 4.4+

Led Growth Team engineering efforts to exponentially increase customer base

Implemented a fully redesigned in-app onboarding process to increase retention at the top-most level of our user acquisition funnel

Software Engineer

2016 - 2017
RIBBIT.ai - Oxford, OH

Created a javascript payment processing plugin for clients as a one-line alternative to interacting directly with our API

Migrated company website out of Wordpress to independent HTML/CSS/JS

Cloud Engineer

2016
Cardinal Health - Columbus, OH

Managed, redesigned, and partially automated the internal requisition process for Amazon Web Services (AWS) resources

Automated solutions for logging into VDI, sending customer emails, and Neo4j graph database queries using Python

English Teacher

2012-2015
Various Universities - Changsha, Shaoxing, and Hangzhou, China

Taught conversational English to University classes in 3 schools over 3 years

Learned Chinese 但是最近越来越懒了

Research Fellow

2012
Procter & Gamble - Cincinnati, OH

Designed and conducted product research and consumer testing using biometric tools and human factors, including facial expression coding, eye tracking using Tobii, implicit cognition studies, and Facial Action Coding System (FACS)

Led work on developing new technical methods for evaluating product performance based on sensory feedback from consumers (Pantene)

Open source software

Create cascading timelines

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