Work Experience

Head of Software Engineering

Volcon ePowersports, Austin, TX - (April 2021 – Present)

  • Instigated business model transition from outsourcing engineering with underperforming vendor contracts to building 100% of software internally
  • Managing the development of Volcon’s website, mobile apps, Internal Tools, & vehicle software
  • Personally interviewed and onboarded nine stellar engineers
  • Lead initiative to develop web-based 3D vehicle configurator in-house saving $160k
me riding bikes for testing purposes of course
me riding bikes for testing purposes of course
Mobile App connected to 2022 Grunt
Mobile App connected to 2022 Grunt
2022 Grunt with an admirer
2022 Grunt with an admirer

Senior iOS Engineer

TradeStation, Dallas, TX - (September 2020 – April 2021)

  • Developed and Maintained the YouCanTrade iOS application utilizing SwiftUI, Combine, and GraphQL.
  • Worked closely in a cross-functional team including iOS, web, API, and design to plan and develop new features.
  • Directly interacted with key stakeholders to determine project scope, feasibility, and best solutions.
  • Advocated for and led the improvement of unit, integration, and UI testing within the project.
  • Reduced incremental build times by 98.8% for unit tests and SwiftUI preview builds.
  • Planned and executed decisions that affected app architecture, UI/UX, and team development practices.
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Lead iOS Engineer

THINKERS Manifesto, Dallas, TX - (September 2019 – September 2020)

  • Guided and mentored a team of 5 engineers in the development and maintenance of the THINKERS iOS app, web-app, and supporting backend API.
  • Utilized the newest Apple technologies (e.g. CoreML, Vision, VisionKit) to support machine learning, text/ handwriting recognition, and document capture.
  • Rebuilt the main UI using iOS 13 features including UICompositionalCollectionViewLayout, UIDiffableDataSource, and Dark Mode Support.
  • Since the release of SwiftUI 2.0, all new features built in SwiftUI (Utilizing UIViewRepresentable when necessary).
  • Firebase integration included Auth, Firestore, Cloud Functions, Analytics, Crashlytics, and App Distribution.
  • In charge of defining and implementing CI/CD pipeline using Bitrise, Fastlane, and Github (iOS & Android).
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iOS Engineer

University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX - (January 2017 – September 2019)

  • Maintained suite of native apps utilized by students and staff of the university. These included the main app along with custom apps to support on-campus events and conferences.
  • Developed UTD’s first voice-enabled apps (2 Amazon Alexa Skills) and first wearable application on Apple Watch for WatchOS 6 using SwiftUI.Implemented Siri shortcut functionality into iOS app and Apple Watch App.
  • Rebuilt the main UI using iOS 13 features including UICompositionalCollectionViewLayout, UIDiffableDataSource, and Dark Mode Support.
  • Supported the Android team by developing a new campus dining feature within the core Android app (Kotlin).
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iOS Developer

Aireal LLC, Dallas, TX - (January 2017 – April 2017)

  • Contracted to develop/maintain cross-platform React Native app with native iOS integrations developed in Swift.
  • Developed in JavaScript, Swift, UIKit, CoreData, Firebase, Crashlytics, Firebase Cloud Functions.