I build things out of bits.
I have accepted a new position leading Productivity and Automation at Invoice2Go starting in January 2016 in Redwood City, CA. I am thrilled to have found a role that matches perfectly with my passion for efficiency and process iteration. I am not currently considering new opportunities.
For a printable version of my resume look here: http://resume.peterboling.com.
My public calendar is available, so you can know when I am available. I am always happy to chat about tech, and have advised many companies on a wide range of issues from development to infrastructure.
Stuff I am working on now
- Senior Systems Engineer at Invoice2Go, 2016 - present
- Co-founder of WordTree Foundation - non-profit scientific linguistics research, 2014 - present
- This blog! Check out the source.
- Senior Engineer at Trumaker - building a bad-ass system. 2014 - 2016
- Resident Ruby Expert at Church Pension Group ← I (re)built the entire backend, 10x improvement in performance, 2013 - 2014 (bloomberg profile)
- Co-founder & CTO of Acquaintable, accepted into ERA (NYC-based accelerator), then acquired, 2012 - 2013 (on Crunchbase)(Tweet @ my co-founder)
- First Employee and Senior Rails Developer on Bloomberg Black, 2010 - 2012 (bloomberg profile)
- Senior Rails Developer, BibleGateway (6 month PHP to Rails contract), 2010 (on wikipedia)
- Tech Lead & Rails Developer, Neighborino (HOA startup) ← I built that!, 2008 - 2010 (on Crunchbase)
- Partner, Team Lead and Senior Rails Developer, Sagebit LLC (development shop), 2007 - 2009 (on Crunchbase(Tweet @ a co-founder)
- Senior Software Engineer (Rails & XSLT), Indiana Legislative Services Agency ← I built that!, 2006 - 2007 (on Ballotpedia)
- Linux Sys Admin, .deb, Java, PHP, Rails Developer, Optivel (IT shop), 2004 - 2006 (tweet at my old boss!)
- CIT (Computer Information Technology), Indiana University, 2005 - 2008 *
- Computer Science, Ball State University, 2004 - 2005 *
- MIS (Management Information Systems), Purdue University, 2002 - 2004 *
- Computer Science, Ball State University, 1997 - 1999 *
* (No actual degrees, just lots of education!)
- Devoted to making the world a better place, and to furthering scientific knowledge.
- I dedicate a significant potion of my time, talents, and resources to refugees in Africa.
- Also donate to a large number of humanitarian organizations working on issues of injustice and poverty.