Michelle Zhang

Northampton, MA · zhang.michelle.d@gmail.com

Senior software engineer with experience in full stack web development, data engineering, devops, CI/CD, and project and team management at small, medium, and large startups.

Skills

Programming Languages
  • Python
  • NodeJS
  • Ruby
  • Javascript
  • Groovy
  • Java
Operating Systems & Command Line Tools
  • macOS
  • linux
  • git
  • vim
  • bash
  • zsh
  • awk
  • sed
  • grep
  • tr
  • ack
  • jq
  • z
  • etc.
Platforms
  • GitHub
  • Slack
  • GSuite
  • Confluence
  • JIRA
  • AWS
  • GCP
  • CircleCI
  • Heroku
  • GitLab
  • Datadog
  • PagerDuty
  • Rollbar
  • Jenkins
  • Papertrail
  • Zoom
Technologies & Libraries: Data Storage, Flow, & ORMs
  • Postgresql
  • MySQL
  • Redis
  • Kafka
  • Google Datastore
  • Elasticsearch
  • Google Cloud Storage
  • S3
  • Airflow
  • Google Cloud Functions
  • Google PubSub
  • Google Dataflow
  • Celery
  • Kue
  • crontab
  • SQLAlchemy
  • sequelize
Technologies & Libraries: Web Backend
  • Flask
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Express.js
  • Swagger/OpenAPI
  • JWTs
  • JSON-API
  • Gunicorn
  • Nginx
  • OAuth
  • OpenID
  • Grails
Technologies & Libraries: DevOps
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Helm
  • Ansible
  • Vault
  • Consul
  • Jenkins
  • DC/OS
  • Marathon
  • GCP GCE
  • AWS EC2
  • Heroku
  • CircleCI
  • systemd
  • Deployinator
Technologies & Libraries: Web Frontend
  • React
  • Redux
  • Webpack
  • Grunt
  • Jest
  • Bower
  • Angular
  • jQuery
  • Stylus
  • SASS
  • Mocha
  • Chai
  • pm2
  • supertest
  • Protractor
  • Selenium
  • Phantom

Experience

Senior Software Engineer, Tech Lead

Flashpoint Intel

Lead contributor to systems alerting off of business risk intelligence collected on the dark web; heavily leverage Python and Google Cloud Platform services; build out, lead, and manage the Alerting team; work remotely with a distributed team

July 2017 - present

Software Engineer

Blue Apron

Lead contributor to internal supply chain tools at a mealkit delivery startup; dabbled in Ruby on Rails, React, containerized services, RPC APIs, and designing and integrating with complex data systems with Airflow and Kafka

June 2015 - June 2016

Full-Stack Software Engineer

Abacus Labs

Rapidly and autonomously developed numerous product features (Node/Express, Angular) while adhering to developer best practices for an expense management startup

June 2015 - June 2016

Software Engineering Intern

Whisk (formerly Zypsee, acquired by Deem)

Developed full stack (Groovy on Grails, Angular) features for a NYC Uber competitor

May 2014 - May 2015

Programming Assistant

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Developmental Biology Program

Built features for visualizing the embryogenesis of C. elegans (a very popular worm) at a research lab

December 2013 - May 2014

Teaching Assistant

Columbia University

TA'd for an intro computer science course

September 2013 - May 2014

Co-coordinator

Artemis@Columbia

Taught computer science and programming fundamentals to rising high school girls

March 2013 - August 2014

Education

Barnard College at Columbia University

Bachelor of Arts
Computer Science
2011 - 2015

Datacamp

Certification
Data Analyst with Python
2018

Datacamp

Certification
Data Scientist with Python
2018
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