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Andrew Hamon Full Stack Software Engineer

Currently living in San Francisco, Andrew is a Rubyist at heart and loves building platform tools and products that make other developers' lives easier. He has a keen interest in scalability both in terms of performance, and, perhaps more importantly, in terms of scaling code and development processes to many developers.

Skills & Technologies

Experience

Senior Software Engineer Flexport San Francisco May 2018 – present
  • Consolidated several divergent messaging products into a single, unified, easy to use messaging platform
  • Led the effort on a task management and time-to-serve measurement engine, giving crucial insights to the business
  • Based on the success of said task management system, led a broader effort to instrument and attribute time-to-serve throughout the product
Software Engineer Compose, an IBM Company Remote December 2016 – May 2018
  • Developed, maintained, and debugged a distributed platform supporting thousands of containerized, highly available databases
  • Developed and rolled out server configuration changes using Chef
  • Developed tooling to deploy and administrate various database types in an automated and highly available fashion, primarily MongoDB
  • Developed, automated, and executed configuration changes and version upgrades to thousands of MongoDB databases, live, with zero downtime
  • Triaged and resolved customer-facing issues with a multitude of database types, including MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Redis, and ElasticSearch
Software Engineer Teeps, LLC Winter Park, Florida October 2015 – November 2016
  • Lead the transition from Parse based backends to custom APIs and established the company as a Rails shop
  • Built and deployed a telecare video conferencing app for Orlando's leading healthcare provider, using Rails, React, Redux, and Docker
  • Built and deployed the API for a political engagement and advertising platform using Rails
  • Gathered requirements from and interacted with our clientele during the full Agile software development lifecycle
Software Developer Intern ROI Revolution Orlando, Florida Summer 2015
  • Maintained an internal Rails app that automates a variety of Google AdWords related tasks and reports
  • Ensured compatibility with the ever changing Google APIs
  • Built out new features to increase the productivity of the analysts
  • Ruby, Rails, PostgreSQL, Resque, CoffeeScript
  • Strong culture of test driven development
Web Development Intern Center for Independent Living Winter Park, Florida October 2014 – May 2015
  • Maintained a records keeping web app that serves offices all over Florida
  • Discovered, diagnosed, and squashed bugs
  • Rapidly added new or modified existing features to meet the needs of the Organization
  • Python, Django, MySQL, Debian