Matthew Green

9107 Colleen Rd · Houston, TX 77080 · (713) 487-8609 · [email protected]

Matthew is a professional web application developer with enterprise-level experience and expertise in building modern web applications along with developing new user­facing features in existing software. Matthew specializes in scalable containerized deployments and asynchronous client-server architectures with experience in Agile Scrum, CI/CD, Testing/QA, and product management.

As a web technologist, Matthew has always sought out bleeding-edge technologies and modern solutions to solve challenging problems. Often exploring and researching new ideas and finding unique ways to apply them both in software and everyday life. Excited by a challenge and enthusiastic and engaging about finding solutions.


Experience

Senior Software Engineer

Endurance International Group

Work within a cross-functional Agile Scrum team with UX, Product Management, and Quality Assurance to deliver new business value in the current architecture, and refactor into reusable code and libraries for future use. Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs and business requirements while collaborating with other team members and stakeholders to deliver value-added features.

  • Lead team of 4-6 engineers that delivered a modern mobile-first user interface for the primary customer application on existing legacy CGI framework with A/B testing and continuous integration.
  • Contributor on a virtual agile team consisting of system architects and engineers to transition to a Kubernetes and Jenkins based CI/CT/CD pipeline deployment strategy for the company software.
  • Worked directly with marketing, sales, and accounting along with product management to iterate upon user registration and purchasing flow that continually increased conversions and meet KPIs.
  • Championed a transition from a monolithic Perl application with a significant dependency set into Docker containers for easier dependency management and greater portability.
April 2018 - October 2019

Software Engineer

Endurance International Group

Develop new user­facing features for various user interfaces. Design and develop full product lifecycle management within various internal and customer-facing web applications. Work in cross-functional teams developing, testing, QA'ing, and deploying software.

  • Architected and implemented a new in-house fraud identified and remediation software based on experience as a billing administrator and provided unique business insight and reduced overall fraudulent registrations and purchases.
  • Helped design and implement a message queue based workflow to replace an existing legacy crontab based workflow.
  • Orchestrated cPanel server software UI upgrade with a focus on feature parity.
  • Worked with Auditors to identify and resolve security issues within our PCI environments and applications.
February 2015 - April 2018

Senior Billing Administrator

HostGator.com LLC

Provide support to customers via email for billing related issues or concerns escalated from entry-level support via ticket, live chat, and over the phone. Oversaw and supported Virtual and Dedicated server provisioning lifecycles. Manage account disputes, fraudulent activity, and TOS violations along with various other auditing and technical accounting duties.

  • Was recognized for supporting the full server migration from dedicated hardware to Openstack based virtualized solution.
  • Account manager for the most significant business customer and managed their custom multi-server solution.
  • Created an internal user-interface for SSL certificate management with our CAs; Comodo and GeoTrust via their APIs.
  • Simplified and Modularized the dedicated server provisioning scripts to decrease the time to provision.
  • Championed creating a technical and training documentation wiki for the billing support department.
September 2011 - February 2015

Chat Support Representative

Hostgator.com LLC

Quickly diagnose a wide range of issues effectively with a quick turnaround time to support customers through phone and chat-based support with all aspects of their web hosting accounts explaining resolutions clearly. Answer pre-sale inquiries and provide consultative support for numerous products and services.

  • cPanel and Linux web server administration
  • Plesk and Windows web server administration
  • Understanding of DNS, SMTP, and TLS/SSL.
  • Basic Linux CLI usages with Bash/Sed/Awk/Grep
January 2011 - September 2011

Information Technologies Specialist

Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers & Appraisers

Responsible for the complete buildout of a networked computer system to support a newly acquired business management system (http://rfcsystems.com) along with the management of the software and support for the employee end-users.

  • Implemented and supported companies Windows enterprise network with active directory and multiple domains.
  • Administered company enterprise server running Visual FoxPro Commerical application along with other business software.
  • Designed and installed A/V solution for the showroom floor and developed a custom software solution for digital signage.
  • Implemented a barcode inventory management system and integrated it with the BMS.
January 2010 - January 2011

Education

University of Houston

Computer Science
January 2006 - Not Currently Enrolled

Northbrook High School

  • Computer Science - JAVA I
  • Computer Science - JAVA II
  • Networking - CISCO CCNA I
August 2001 - May 2005 (Graduated)

Skills

Frontend Development

Mathew has developed and maintained multiple frontend applications of varying complexity for a broad range of purposes. Knowledgeable in ES5/6, MVC, SPAs, asynchronous design, along with various frameworks and libraries, he has experience in all aspects of frontend development. Matthew possesses skills in 3rd party API and service integration, security auditing, accessibility, CORS, profiling, and testing. Combining his knowledge, experience, passion for new technologies, and understanding of the full SLDC of the software, he has delivered high-quality applications that produced value to the end-user.

Programming Languages & Tools
  • JavaScript
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • NPM
  • Less
  • Sass
  • Gulp
  • Grunt
Libraries & Frameworks
  • JQuery
  • ReactJS
  • Angular
  • KnockoutJS
  • RequireJS
  • Lo
    LodashJS
  • VueJS
  • CometD
  • Wordpress
  • Bootstrap
Workflows and Methodologies
  • Mobile-First & Responsive Design.
  • Cross Browser Testing & Debugging, A/B, and Behaviour & Acceptance Testing.
  • First hand experience integrating a multitude of 3rd party services and APIs.
  • Advanced marketing techniques, user segmentation, localization, conversion tracking, and user analytics.

Backend Development

With a solid understanding of server-side web architecture, including API design with REST & RPC, along with various MVC and asynchronous frameworks, Matthew maintains a focus on code quality, testability, and portability. He has five years of experience working in a monolithic Perl ecosystem with a Moose and DBIx ORM against a large production MySQL database instances. Matthew has deployed code against various environments, including traditional Apache/CGI, virtualized, and Kubernetes cloud instances with various CI/CT/CD technologies.

He deployed code against various environments, including traditional Apache/CGI, virtualized, containerized, and Kubernetes cloud using GIT for version control with various CI/CT/CD technologies under change management and compliance.

Working for a web-host, Matthew is knowledgable in most technologies used in the web industry, including DNS/Bind, HTTP with Apache and Nginx, TLS/SSL, and various languages and middlewares.

Programming Languages & Tools
  • GIT
  • Perl
  • Python
  • NodeJS
  • Go
  • MySQL
  • Redis
  • Apache
  • Nginx
  • Docker
  • Openshift
  • Redhat
  • Ubuntu
Frameworks & Technologies

GitFlow • Mojolicious • Dancer • Moose • DBIx • Flask • Jinja • Express • Memcached • S2I • RabbitMQ

Workflows and Methodologies
  • Well versed in best practices for designing, writing, reviewing, and deploying code.
  • Experience working collaboratively with product management to design and develop the product's technical documentation.
  • Knowledgeable of various design patterns and methodologies such as composition vs. inheritance and when to apply a given technique.
  • Agile Development, Scrum, Kanban, & Iterative SDLC
Additional Experienced with the following Software & Technologies

cPanel • Salesforce • PayPal • OpenID • Google Analytics • GTM • MaxMind • HotJar • Optimize • Monetate • Cloudflare

New Relic • Rigor • JIRA • Stash • Bamboo • Invision • Sketch


Interests

When forced indoors apart from exploring the latest advancements in software, Matthew enjoys cooking and watch films along with entertaining friends and family. When outdoors, Matthew can be found seeking out unique experiences throughout Houston and Austin, finding new restaurants and eateries, or in a local fishing spot relaxing.

Interesting Facts
  • Matthew is an avid movie watcher and collects rare and unique movie posters.
  • Matthew has always fostered animals and currently has two cats and two turtles.
  • Matthew still manages to organize an occasional tabletop gaming session with high school friends.
  • Matthew loves watching sports and watches most international events.

Awards & Certifications

  • Endurance Texas Engineering Armadillo Award (February 2018)
  • L1: cPanel Base Certification: Technical
  • CompTIA Network+ (2009 edition)
  • CompTIA A+ (2009 edition)