Justin Windholtz

Director of Engineering

Full stack engineer focusing on backend development. Interested in learning new platforms, systems, and workflow. Currently Ruby focused, typically working within Rails. I use git, heroku, redis, ride a bike, and like IPA's and Bourbon.

Technical

  • Ruby / Rails
  • Postgres
  • Mysql
  • Jquery / Javascript
  • Redis
  • Git

Experience

Everfi

Director Of Engineering

2016-Present

Principal engineer on our flagship product Homeroom.
Responsible for resource allocation, interviewing, and hiring personnel
Part of our Architecture decision making team
Working closely with our product team to ensure feature delivery in a timely manner
Responsible for all release management

Everfi

Team Lead / Senior Software Engineer

2014-Present

Product driven development on a leading SAS learning based platform.
Focusing on big data scalability, optimization, continuous delivery, and agile methodologies.
Managing a team of engineers to ensure biweekly sprint deliverables.
Full stack development, architecture, and design.

Browsermedia / nclud

Senior Software Engineer

2010-2014

Client Services software development and engineering, building large custom applications for both startups and fortune 500 companies.
Responsible for sales support for technical proposals, generation of estimates, and client facing technical meetings and support
Spearheaded the migration to a more agile and documented project management process.

Peninsula Group

Director of Information Technology

2006-2010

Redesigned data management systems, including SQL Server and client interfaces for 3 separate companies including customization and security. Each one is responsible for tracking multi-million dollar deal flow and assets.
Developed frontend and backend for our streamlined, secure, easy to use document/data management and reporting website for the secondary life market, targeting premium finance and institutional investors. Led sales efforts to market to our clients.
Website administration and maintenance and all technological security.

Rina Systems

Software Engineer

2001-2004

Created an application to transfer, parse, and update HL7 information to ensure data stability and ease of use for physicians and nurses in critical situations.
Led development on a sales management application for a major media company, including web services, web pages, and custom data transfer applications on DB2 to SQL server
Bid and proposal composition and estimation for new work contracts
developer on the new iteration of the flagship product, an application for stock portfolio back-testing.

Education

Ohio University - Athens, Ohio

Computer Science

Justin Windholtz — justin@wustin.com