Jamie Ly

Computer Skills



  • Chef
  • Ansible
  • Terraform
  • AngularJS
  • NodeJS
  • Play Framework (Scala), ScalaTest
  • Backbone.js
  • React-Native
  • JQuery
  • Rails
  • Akka
  • Facebook
  • WordPress
  • Drupal
  • Flex
  • ASP.Net
  • BDD and JUnit-like testing


  • Vim/Emacs/Eclipse/IntelliJ/Visual Studio
  • Jenkins/Teamcity
  • SVN/Git
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • IIS/Apache/Nginx/HAProxy
  • MySQL/PostgreSQL/Cassandra/MSSQL
  • Capybara/PhantomJS/Selenium
  • JMeter/Gatling



Clutch Holdings Ambler, PA

Infrastructure Engineer
August 2015
  • Deployed, monitored, and deployed public cloud infrastructure both manually and using tools such as ansible and terraform.
  • Developed code to query Cassandra and performed simple administration tasks
  • Developed and maintained applications in Scala using Play Framework
  • Maintained applications in Java, PHP, Perl, and JavaScript
  • Developed mobile application using React Native
  • Created build tasks using Maven, rake, and sbt

McKesson Corporation King of Prussia, PA

Senior Software Developer
August 2013
September 2015
  • Developed REST APIs using Play Framework and spray-io in Scala
  • Developed REST APIs using JAX-RS in Java
  • Developed Chef cookbooks for Java application server setup and application deployment. Provisioned nodes using Chef solo and Chef Server. Tested cookbooks using test-kitchen.
  • Configured Jenkins jobs for building and deploying Java and Scala projects.
  • Configured and managed shared logging and monitoring services logstash, Kibana, and Graphite.
  • Created coordinated systems using Akka.
  • Created build tasks using Maven, rake, and sbt.

EPAM Empathy Lab Conshohocken, PA

Mobile Developer
November 2012
August 2013
  • Worked on new features for an iOS digital streaming video product
  • Implemented automated builds using TeamCity
  • Implemented automated testing using Frank and Kiwi
  • Developed build and project tools using Ruby Thor-command line program framework

BrickSimple, LLC Doylestown, PA

Mobile Developer
August 2012
November 2012
  • Developed Universal iOS applications written using native Objective-C
  • Developed REST web services using Symfony 2
  • Implemented offline mapping solution for iOS using OpenStreetMap data.
  • Implemented Portfolio Management solution using VB.NET

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA

IT Director
April 2011
August 2012
  • Determine strategic direction for software development group
  • Managed 3 developers directly
  • Recruited and hired 2 developers to backfill positions, related performance management
  • Implement rigorous software development methodologies
  • Streamline operations and reduce errors
  • Increase data collection through operationalization of task tracking, time tracking, and customer surveys
  • Work closely with faculty and staff members to spec and design software applications
  • Develop Intermap application featuring rich AJAX-based UI for graph creation and visualization using Backbone.js, ColdFusion, R, and GraphViz
  • Conducted various training including JavaScript and algorithm-based training using Project Euler
  • Developed complex JMeter load tests and accessory scripts
  • Developed JMeter management utilities using Ruby, Thor, and Nokogiri
  • Developed software prototype using Twitter Bootstrap
  • Implemented productivity reports using Rails by merging several data sources and creating several Ruby gems to interact with 3rd party APIs including Parature, Qualtrics, and Unfuddle.
  • Many of the same duties as listed below, in the Software Developer position

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA

Programmer Analyst, Programmer Analyst Senior
November 2009
April 2011
  • Supported and developed learning simulations primarily using ColdFusion, Flex, and Javascript.
  • Addressed bugs and supported requests for a stock simulation program used by hundreds of students.
  • Reviewed code as part of code review team for applications moving to production environment.
  • Developed native iPhone Application for student use using Objective-C.
  • Developed an R and Tcl/Tk application based on RCmdr for use in classroom instruction.
  • Developed iPad web application using Rails hosted on Heroku.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation Chesterbrook, PA

Systems Specialist I, Systems Specialist II
December 2006
November 2009
  • Led four-person development team in technical aspects working on over thirty different applications used by over three thousand company associates in various business areas.
  • Developed Metastorm BPM application hiring application to directly interface with Monster.com, used by thirty recruiters to perform all external hiring.
  • Created auditing application used by over one hundred associates to create check requests for expense payments, interfacing with Lawson G/L system.
  • Created standards and methodologies used by team to develop applications.
  • Managed at least eight projects ranging from 100 to 1,200 budget hours.
  • Managed and improved ongoing product support, receiving and addressing at least thirty ad-hoc requests and bugs weekly.
  • Managed cross-functional teams to initiate new server builds and broad server updates.
  • Developed prototype Drupal-based company intranet including module creation and theme authoring.

Smart Consulting, LLC. Devon, PA

Business Consultant, Business Consultant Senior
June 2005
December 2006
  • Designed and created relational database structure for three large projects.
  • Created DTS Packages using MS SQL Enterprise Manager to synchronize production and development environments for a major distributor.
  • Administered SharePoint to coordinate shared documents and applications for a twenty-person team for a major insurance company.
  • Created scripts to upload documents to SharePoint portal via its exposed Web Services.
  • Developed tool for use in cross ledger reconciliation using Excel VBA for a major insurance company. The tool provided functions to assist in reconciling schedules consisting of up to two thousand lines. These functions included the ability to automatically capture matching amounts across ledgers, data integrity validation, hiding of reconciled sums, smart subtotals, and system generated hyperlinks for matching amounts.
  • Developed Access tool to generate schedules via exported Cognos data and previous period data for a major insurance company.
  • Wrote and designed training, requirements, and design documents for many applications.
  • Developed Metastorm BPM workflow application for major food processor.


University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA

September 2010
December 2013
MSE in Computer & Information Science

Temple University Philadelphia, PA

September 2007
May 2009
MBA with concentration in Finance

Drexel University Philadelphia, PA

September 2000
June 2005
BS in Computer Science, Minor in Mathematics

Selected Personal Projects

A more complete list of personal projects is available at jamie.ly/wordpress/programs/