EXPERIENCE

HelloSign, a Dropbox Company - Software Engineer San Francisco, CA : October 2017 - Current

A couple of the major features I've lead includes the long term maintenance of documents search, creation of a microservice based architecture for internal services, and the digital signing and verification of pdf documents.

Outsite Networks - Software Engineer Norfolk, VA : September 2014 - November 2017

Developer for many applications including web apis, databases, and websites at national scale. Several of my initiatives include adding user behavior reporting, ci and code review for remote developers, reducing avg response times from >500ms to <100ms, transition to REST apis, and innumerable security enhancements.

InMotion Hosting - Tier 1 Expert Virginia Beach, VA : July 2011 - August 2014

Configuration and maintenance of cPanel based Linux servers. Broad telephone, email, and chat support for customer’s websites & servers. Also became specialized in technical sales, fraud prevention, and billing.

James City County - Developer Mentorship Williamsburg, VA : 2010 - 2011

Mentored with James City County where I replaced an aging ColdFusion & Microsoft Access based records keeping application with a new one built with ASP.NET and MSSSQL.

SeaWorld Parks & Recreation - Lifeguard Williamsburg, VA : 2009 - 2011

EDUCATION

Old Dominion University - BS.CS Norfolk, VA : 2011 - 2016

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

The Governor's School for Science and Technology Hampton, VA : 2009 - 2011

Scientific Programming Strand

PROJECTS

I work on a variety of web and hosting related projects for myself and the community. My latest can be found on my personal website at johnspaetzel.com/projects with code on github.com/jspaetzel.

As of 2019 my most active project is a gaming community website, enl.io which began in 2014.