I eat, sleep and dream in code. During the 19 years that I have worked as a software developer, I have experienced bumbling failures and spectacular successes. I make Web & Mobile apps when the sun is shining and tinker with Parallelism, Quantum Computing, and Open Source software when everyone has gone to sleep. I am a passionate advocate for Behavior Driven Development, DevOps, and ZTDD (Zero Technical Debt Development).
I am always on the lookout for people smarter than me, who are trying to solve real problems for real people. I like to work with Lean companies that have reached consensus on DevOps and are continually innovating with small development teams fully engaged in the mission of the company.
I have been programming since the early 1980's, and started designing and building websites for workin the early 2000's. I have co-founded a company and been the first employee at a start-up three times.
I studied Music Technology, Production & Performance at Langley College in England, where my teachers nicknamed me: "Doctor Filter", because I would apply Frequency Cutoff Filters to all of the music I produced; over time this nickname shifted to "F1LT3R" because I used to be an avid gamer (HL, L4D), and because: L337 ju57 533m3d 50 d0p3!