David Watson david@davidwatson.org [pdf]

Summary

Software design, development, and deployment from engineering to leadership in small startups and R&D labs including healthcare, robotics, and technology. More on github and linkedin.

Experience

Software Engineering Specialist, Caterpillar 2018 - 2020

  • Roadmapped annotation and data ingestion for Autonomy team

Senior Software Developer, Realpage 2016 - 2018

  • Designed and implemented web crawler data engineering pipelines

VP Product Development, Wellbridge Health 2015 - 2016

  • Led design and development of BridgIT remote coaching system

VP Engineering, Hire an Esquire 2014

  • Led refactoring, UX redesign, and process improvement

Senior Software Developer, Forever 2013 - 2014

  • Prototyped photo sharing web stack, implemented production features and tests

Senior Engineer, Smash 2011 - 2012

  • Built conversational SMS (text) services

Software Development Manager, Wellspring 2010 - 2011

  • Led DevOps Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD)

Project Engineer, Applied Perception 2008-2009

  • Wrote sonar data parser/visualizer, ported GUI from Windows to Linux

UI Software Engineer, Nomos 2006 - 2007

  • Designed 4D Adaptive Radiotherapy, QA'ed Treatment Planning System

Software Design Engineer, MAYA 2004 - 2006

  • Designed and implemented web services to schemaless data repository

Co-Founder, Cobind 2003 - 2004

  • Co-founded startup, designed app to build custom Linux distros via browser

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Duquesne University 1991