Matthew J. Bilyeu

Software engineer with experience in full stack web development, functional programming, and microservice architecture. Articulate, thorough, and motivated, with a strong desire to learn.

Work

Senior Software Engineer
February 2018 - Present
  • Technical lead on quarter-long exploration of new data orchestration features
  • Architected and rapidly iterated on prototype while communicating risks and tradeoffs to stakeholders
  • Participated in customer feedback calls to understand product and technical requirements

Stitch (formerly RJMetrics)

Software Engineer
August 2016 - February 2018
  • Designed and implemented Clojure and React application to load records into customers' AWS S3 data lakes
  • Built various features across the stack for Stitch's multitenant ELT pipeline
  • Developed containerized Python applications for the open-source Singer.io project
Software Engineer
April 2014 - August 2016
  • Wrote scalable publish-subscribe notification system in Clojure to alert customers about important updates to their accounts (throughput ~10k messages/min)
  • Created Python tool for internal hackathon to help discover competitive landscape news
  • Contributed to app for visually building analytics dashboards using AngularJS, HighCharts, PHP, and Redis
Software Engineer
July 2012 - April 2014
  • Developed classified radar control simulation systems for the U.S. Navy
  • Maintained, extended, and tested system subprograms written with C++ and C# in Linux and Windows environments
  • Designed and implemented UI for aircraft trajectory and digital signal processing display programs
Technical Project Assistant
September 2010 - March 2011
  • Managed technical info for approximately 4,600 retail gasoline outlets using Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access
  • Automated a weekly four-hour manual task using Python

Electronic Ink

Design Implementation Intern
September 2009 - March 2010
  • Learned and employed front and back end web programming technologies like C# .NET, HTML, CSS, PHP, and XML
  • Primarily assisted in developing a ~4,500 page public website for Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
QA Analyst Intern
September 2008 - March 2009
  • Identified and eliminated software defects within a team of developers and QA engineers following the Agile methodology
  • Tested software products for defects using SilkTest and automation tests in the 4Test language

Education

Georgia Tech
Computer Science, M.S.
August 2017 - May 2021 (anticipated)
Drexel University
Computer Science, B.S.
September 2007 - June 2012

Skills

Current
  • Software architecture
  • Scalable webservices
  • Clojure
  • Python
  • React / JavaScript ES6
  • Amazon Web Services
Previous
  • AngularJS 1.X
  • C / C++
  • PHP
  • WordPress
  • Java
  • C# / .NET