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Andrew Taylor

Software Developer

Pikeville, KY

ataylor@todayscolor.com

6062131072


Skills

PHP 7

90%

Python 3 ( Django / Flask )

75%

HTML5 / CSS ( Bootstrap )

80%

Javascript ( Node / jQuery )

90%

SQL ( PostgreSQL / MySQL / Oracle / SQLite )

80%

NoSQL ( MongoDB / Redis )

80%

Payment Gateways ( Stripe / Authorize.net / PayPal )

90%

Swift ( Xcode iOS & macOS )

30%

Project Management ( Asana / BaseCamp / OmniPlan )

90%

System Administration

GNU/Linux ( Debian / Ubuntu / RHEL / CentOS )

Virtualization ( VMWare / Xen / KVM )

VoIP ( Asterisk / Twillio / Asteria / FreePBX )

Cloud Providers ( Linode / Digital Ocean / Google Cloud )

Web Servers ( Apache2 / Nginx / Lighttpd )



Work Experience

Founder / Todays Color LLC
Oct 2015 - Current

Todays Color is a SaaS company for physicians and treatment providers who specialize in Medically Assisted Treatment of substance abuse disorders. We currently provide service for thousands of patients at multiple treatment centers.

Todays Color LLC won 1st place at the Dec 2015 University of Pikeville Startup Challenge and collected $8,000 in prize money. Todays Color also won 1st place at a Kentucky Innovation Network Regional Entrepreneur Pitch Competition sponsored by the Kentucky Angel Investors Network.


Systems Administrator / Appalachian Wireless
Mar 2015 - Current

Design custom software and internal tools. Maintain corporate Intranet. Automate tasks and reports. Designed and implemented a custom OTP / 2FA authentication system. Designed the Apple Entitlement Server for iOS devices on the Appalachian Wireless Band 12 network. Integrated Entitlement server with VoWiFi E911 services. Designed internal API to return JSON data from internal databases and 3rd party APIs.

Monitor, maintain, scale, and secure systems ranging from GNU/Linux, DMS-MTX, eNodeB, Solaris, OS X, VMware, and Windows Server. Migrated legacy systems from dedicated hardware to VMware.


Linux Technical Support / Linode LLC
Dec 2012 - Sep 2013

Provided Linux Technical Support for Xen based Virtual Private Servers running multiple distributions such as Arch, Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, Fedora, OpenSuSe, Gentoo, and Slackware.

Provided Managed Hosting and Service Monitoring Support for Linode customers.

Communicated with multiple Network Operation Centers to identify and troubleshoot global networking issues. Conducted quality assurance testing for new features, services, and operating system images.


Recent Projects

Apple Entitlement Server
2016 - 2017

iOS devices connect to the Apple Entitlement Server (AES) via JSON RPC API to verify the trust of the cellular network and determine which services are available to the subscriber.

Integrated AES with the MIND Billing System via SOAP XML API and with the West XML API for E911 VoWiFi calls.


Apple Device Enrollment Program
2017

Designed the DEP process and backend server to allow Appalachian Wireless business customers to automate Mobile Device Management (MDM) enrollment and simplify initial device setup. It allows the supervision of devices during activation without touching them, and allows locking MDM enrollment for ongoing management.


Internal JSON API
2017

Internal JSON API allows data to be returned in JSON format from multiple 3rd Party APIs, and internal databases. Allows multiple actions to be performed per single request.


Data Overages Tool
Jul 2017 - Aug 2017

Tracks current and historical data overage amounts. Shows the date of last automated Billshock SMS. Provides CSR's the information needed to assist customers in preventing data overages.