I’m a software engineering leader with 20+ years of experience building product and developing innovative solutions in both corporate and startup environments. I’ve architected, built, delivered distributed computing products and services (NodeJS, Java, Go) utilizing Kubernetes.
I have worked on full-stack development, cybersecuritye, threat assessment, vulnerability mitigation, etc. throughout my career. I’m always looking for ways to help teams work more efficiently.
I can help you achieve your short and long term career goals by guiding you in many aspects of software architecture and beyond including:
- Full-Stack Development Advice
- Leadership Advice
- Resume Review and Career Advice
- Interview Preparation
- Business and Technical advising for early stage startups
- Defining Requirements and Roadmapping
- Software Architecture Design
- Coding Standards and Practices
- Software Development Life Cycle
- Team Management Advice (local/remote/hybrid)
- System Performance, Scalability, Serviceability, Reliability
- Security and Compliance
$240 / month
Up to 2 calls per month
Unlimited Q&A via chat
Expect responses in 2 days
Tasks & exercises
Flat fee, no hidden costs
7 day free trial! Cancel anytime.
One-off sessions are a great option if you’re looking for specific advice on a certain topic.
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