Julian Cook Résumé


Generalist with a wide variety of full stack development and DevOps experience spanning 20 years. My preferences are very much in the full stack sphere, but I do know how to run a Docker command or two.

Skills at a glance

UI: HTML5, CSS, Less/Sass, Bootstrap, Highcharts, D3.js, Javascript, Dojo, ExtJS, Google Maps API
Scripting: Perl, Python, Ruby, PHP, Bash
Scripting Packages/Frameworks:Perl - Catalyst, CPAN ( too many to list), Plack, Moose, DBIx::Class, Template Toolkit
Python – Flask, Django, Jinja2, Zope, Plone
Data Delivery: JSON, XML, XSLT, XPATH, Kafka
Computation: R, Pandas, NumPy
Database and NoSQL: MySQL, Oracle, Vertica, ElasticSearch, MongoDB, Cassandra
OS: LINUX ( Ubuntu, Slackware, CentOS, SUSE, Gentoo ), MacOS X, SQLite
HTTP Delivery: Apache, NGINX, mod_perl, FastCGI, mod_python, mod_wsgi
Virtualization: vSphere, Virtual Box, VMWare
Configuration Management: Puppet
Cloud: AWS ( EC2, S3, Glacier, EBS, RDS )
Automated Testing: Selenium, WATIR, Test::More (Unit), Test Anything Protocol, Robot, Jenkins, BuildBot
Versioning: SVN, Git, BitBucket
NOTE: Having over 20 years experience means there's a lot more but who needs VRML anymore? ;-)

Career History

Lower Environments DevOps Manager TekSystems/ATOS/Marriott International March 2017 - Present
Software Engineer IV Comcast/NBC Universal May 2015 - November 2016
DevOps Engineer S&C Electric November 2014 - January 2015
Senior Devops Engineer SAIC/Securities and Exchange Commission December 2013 - November 2014
Software Engineer AAJ Interactive/AOPA April 2013 - October 2013
Senior DevOps Engineer STG Inc/US Dept of Agriculture December 2011 - April 2013
Senior Software Engineer CodeRyte Inc ( acquired by 3M HIS ) August 2010 - December 2011
DevOps Unix Developer/Administrator TekSystems/Securities and Exchange Commission March 2009 - June 2010
Software App Engineer/ETL Gannett Media Technologies February 2008 - November 2008
IT Manager Momentum Media March 2006 - February 2008
Freelance Travel Writer Personal website July 2005 - April 2006
Programmer/Analyst BAE Systems/US Army Corps of Engineers February 1997 - July 2005


American Public University BA - International Relations - African Studies Present
Namgyal Institute of Buddhist Studies Vajrayana Monastic and Philosophical Studies March 2006 - February 2008