Sr. Principal Software Developer
Dell Secureworks (Dec 2014 – Present)
Round Rock, TX
Team Lead/Architect for the iSensor intrusion preventioin team. Designed and implementedadvance malware detection framework using cloud based malware detection. Implemented CI/CDworkflows using Virtual/Private cloud servers. Reorganized team to embrace agile workflows.Implemented security logging to VLDB using protobufs. Developed Advanced Endpoint ThreatDetection (AETD) service. Contributed threat detection technology in the Windows agent. Workedwith summer interns to prototype new features.
Team Lead & Senior SW Engineer, R&D Product Development
Lumension/Heat Software (Nov 2012 – Dec 2014)
Lumension acquires CoreTrace Corporation. Implemented Reflective Memory Injection detection forLumension Application Control module. Transitioned into Mobile Device Management team. Setupcontinuous build environment for iOS app in a TFS environment. Developed iOS (iPhone, iPad, etc)app for the Lumension Mobile Device Management module.
Coretrace Corporation (Mar 2008 – Nov 2012)
Lead developer on core application whitelisting product. Responsibilities include Windows kernel driver development, XML interface definition and development, GUI implementation on endpoint in C# Winforms and management interface in Silverlight 4.
Set direction for development organization by the establishment of Agile processes and selection of tools, technologies and services. Serves as ScrumMaster and coaches team on agile processes. Setup development environment using VMWare ESX, Subversion.
Manager Software Development
Cisco Systems (Jun 1998 – Dec 2007)
Recruited and hired a team of 12 engineers. Led team of programmers through three generations of network management software for Cisco Intrusion Prevention products. Setup and maintain team wiki. Led team that designed and implemented Cisco Intrusion Detection Management Center (IDSMC), Cisco’s first web based policy manager for IDS and Cisco Security Manager. Wrote System Functional Specifications, Program Plans, and Execute Commit Slides for products. Conducted regular Product Team meetings for coordination with other Cisco Groups. Created and managed a budget of $100K/year for Austin Lab resources. Designed and managed lab for Austin team including close to 200 devices and 30 servers. Managed and mentored a team of 15 engineers in Chennai India which ported Intrusion Detection Management Center and Security Monitor to Solaris. Regularly visited customer sites domestically and abroad including: IBM MSSD, WalMart, Equant, LA County, State of Texas, Intel