A self-motivating engineer with strong teamwork, resource management, and communication skills. A highly-focused puzzle-solver proficient in top-down design, code maintenance, and group leadership. A future-oriented software developer and strategist concerned with long-term viable solutions.


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Robert Beisert

5221 Mill Stone Way, Fort Collins CO 80528

(970)212-6676

robert.beisert@gmail.com

 

A self-motivating engineer with strong teamwork, resource management, and communication skills. A highly-focused puzzle-solver proficient in top-down design, code maintenance, and group leadership. A future-oriented software developer and strategist concerned with long-term viable solutions.

 

Skills

·         C ·         Self-Motivated Learning
·         Linux ·         Agile Development
·         Python ·         Security Software
·         Shell Scripting ·         Root-Cause Analysis and Mitigation

 

Prior Work Experience

  • Eisenking, May 2017-July 2017
    • Position: Magento Developer (contract)
    • Responsibilities
      • Developed automated scripts to import remote data feed and translate to match Magento e-commerce database formats (using awk, shell, sed)
      • Created customized theme elements to customize guest experience and allow for easier navigation of large inventory catalog (using php and html)
      • Established regular backup mechanism
      • Provided quality assurance measures and mitigated downtime
    • Hewlett Packard Enterprise, June 2015-May 2017
      • Position: Software Engineer
      • Responsibilities:
        • Based on requirements of The Machine architecture, developed a system for encrypting data based on Trusted Platform Module, storing and retrieving values securely using SSL (OpenSSL and GNUTLS implementations), managing a first-boot startup scenario to generate security values in a protected environment, and integrating a top-of-rack-server code to manage individual node security using C.
        • In a debian-based Linux environment, I implemented a top-of-rack server solution to manage security flow for multiple nodes, store key values internally and to an Enterprise Secure Key Manager.
        • Developed makefiles for and documented all functions and data values.
        • Cross-compiled and tested all functionalities previously mentioned.
        • Maintained current git repositories for all key manager files.
        • Responded to bug reports, requests from security team, and updated requirements in timely manner.
        • Developed scripts in awk and sh to automate testing and improve workflow.

Education: BS in Computer Engineering from UT Dallas, December 2014

Courses

  • Graduate Information Security / Graduate Network Security
    • Broad spectrum understanding of vulnerabilities and threat prevention, experience with WireShark, Python-based Scapy firewall, and Bro Intrusion Detection
  • Embedded Microprocessor Systems
    • Breaking ideas down to the base components, exploiting available resources
  • Graduate Computer Networks
    • Structure and implementation of Internet communication protocols, understanding of OWASP Top 10 security threats (as of 2015), basic implementation of REST-based protocols
  • Graduate Database Design
    • Database modeling schema, SQL implementation

Personal Solutions Portfolio

  • Deployed customized LAMP-based cloud for in-home file storage and access, media streaming
  • Designed prototype data structure with guaranteed O(log2 N) search, delete, and insert time with very small time-space constants and automatic self-balancing behavior
  • Designed prototype block chain library for implementation outside of electronic currency applications

Other Relevant Information

  • Eagle Scout – Class of 2010
  • Author: Linux + C and 24 Patterns for Clean Code (Amazon)
  • Owner, webmaster, and author for firstonlinechurchofamerica.org
  • Featured Expert on Relayo.com

 

References

Independent Projects