About

Matt Wright, also known as Matt "Upstate", lives and works in New York City. He currently works at Quartet Health, doing his small part to improve mental and behavioral health care in the United States. Prior to Quartet he has worked in a variety of companies in multiple roles which has led to his solutions oriented and cross-disciplinary approach to problem solving.

Technologies

Python
JavaScript
Java
AWS
GCE
Docker
Consul
Terraform
Ansible
Jenkins
PostgreSQL
ElasticSearch
Redis
InfluxDB
Flask
AngularJS
Logstash
uWSGI
Nginx

Practices

Agile
Scrum
TDD
CI+CD
HATEOAS

Work Experience

Engineer

Quartet Health, April 2016 - Present

Engineer

ChatID, October 2012 - April 2016

Work closely with CTO to design and develop the ChatID platform. Conduct design and code reviews with team members. Act in mentorship role for junior engineers. Perform hiring duties for full time and internship positions. Design and develop RESTful APIs and internal dashboards. Manage platform monitoring and alerting systems. Design automated release management processes.

Technologist

Local Projects, August 2011 - September 2012

Developed and maintained various full stack web, kiosk and mobile applications for cultural organizations. Clients included University of Florida, SeaWorld, Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture, and Cleveland Museum of Art.

Senior Developer

Rokkan, October 2005 - January 2011

Tech lead and developer on a wide variety of projects ranging from banners to microsites to rich experiences and applications. Practices and technology evangelist for interactive development team. Internal ActionScript toolkit architect and manager. Clients include: 2K Games, Elektra Records, Jose Cuervo, Mitchum, Progressive Auto, Stride Gum, Trident Gum, Umbro, and Virgin America.