Wesley Beary (geemus)

Objective To utilize, contribute and create; inspired by the languages, tools and frameworks I have come to love.
July 2009-Present: Engine Yard, Software Engineer
  • Improved code quality, fixed bugs and worked to improve the user experience
  • Replaced existing provisioning system with fog
June 2008-July 2009: Plinky, Software Engineer
  • Researched, designed, implemented and iterated on infrastructure.
  • Developed abstractions to interact with numerous external APIs.
  • Utilized emerging open source projects, contributing fixes and improvements.
July 2007-May 2008: ImThere.com, Developer
  • Joined ongoing project to push from angel to seed funding stages.
  • Expanded existing functionality and refactored existing code.
Applications Analyst II, Principal Financial Group (Nov 2006-June 2007)
  • Worked to develop, test, and deploy changes to meet diverse business needs.
  • Provided data and services to develop future projects.
  • Updated Pivotal eRelationship system to match business needs.
  • Created and updated reporting databases and applications for use in the field.
Software Developer, Quiktron (Jan 2006-Oct 2006)
  • Created a new position for myself based on prototypes.
  • Collected needs and designed Rails applications to address them.
  • Created and operated database queries to facilitate data collection.
  • Integrated legacy database to track inventory.
Education Bachelor of Arts, Computer Science, Grinnell College, 2005
Interests Cloud, games, music, open source, programming, standards, technology, usability and the web.