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Hello,
my name is Chris. This is about me.

About Me

My name is Chris Miller and I build things for web and mobile. I'm a passionate, experienced developer that is full-stack and platform agnostic. I believe in choosing the right tool for the job. I help companies large and small architect and implement their ideas and strategies.

History

  • 2015

    Co-Founded Path Evolution

    Became a full-time, independent consultant.

  • 2011

    Moved to NYC and co-founded 6PS Group

    Successfully exited previous startup and relocated to New York City to co-found a boutique web and mobile development agency.

  • 2008

    Graduated University

    Graduated Middle Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting.

  • 2007

    Lived in Brazil

    Merged company with a Brazilian hosting company, expanded Brazilian staff, and lived abroad for a significant portion of the coming years

  • 2005

    Co-founded 6PS Corporation

    Co-founded and operated a web hosting company based in Tennessee with datacenter space in Atlanta, GA.

  • 2002

    Joined Intellithought

    Joined IT consulting firm as an intern; left as a systems engineer responsible for web hosting infrastructure.

Experience

Path Evolution
2015 - Present
Co-Founder
Lead tech team and contribute personally to development of an engine to optimize content and advertising placements on lead acquisition sites. Core specialties: Note.JS, Express, Sequelize, PostgreSQL, AngularJS, REST APIs, LESS, Promise-based async architecture.
Scalable Path
2014 - Present
Solutions Architect
Independent consultant working with clients to build, strategize, design, and deliver cutting-edge web and mobile software solutions. Lead remote, distributed teams primarily in South America for clients across the US to implement a variety of projects around Web, iOS, Android, and DevOps.
Tumblr
2014
Engineering Manager
Engineering manager and tech lead for one of the web product teams. With 175+ million bloggers who make 93+ million posts per day, surfacing quality content uniquely tailored for individual users is a challenge. Our team focused on delivering user-customized content directly to users across many areas of Tumblr.
The Huffington Post
2011
Sr. Software Developer
Core platform, API, and CMS developer responsible for systems architecture decisions and implementation of new features for editorial and public facing web platform. Tech lead for international launches.
6PS Group, LLC
2011
Co-founder & Tech Lead
Co-founder and Tech Lead of 6PS Group, LLC, a boutique web and mobile development agency based in NYC with operations in the USA and Brazil.
6PS Corporation
2005
Co-founder
Founded and managed a web hosting and web services company. Oversaw all aspects of operations: finance, engineering, and customer service. 15 employees with offices in US and Brazil. Oversaw expansion into Brazil and Portugal, managed vendor relationships, instrumental in all major engineering decisions regarding network architecture and software development.
Intellithought
2002
Senior Systems Engineer
Worked with local small and medium size businesses to manage IT infrastructure. Primary technologies included Microsoft Exchange, Active Directory, SQL Server and Cisco networking equipment.

Contact

+1 615 631 9136
cmiller11101@gmail.com
Twitter

Skills

HTML
CSS
jQuery
PHP
Laravel 2 (framework)
Beginner
Proficient
Expert
Master

Languages

English
Português (Brazilian)
中文 (Mandarin)

Hobbies

Travel
Running
Percussion
Exploring NYC
LGBT Causes

Education & Certifications

Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU)
Graduated 2009. Bachelor of Business Administration with concentration in Accounting and Financial Reporting.
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Obtained 2008.
Microsoft Technology Specialist: Windows Vista (70-620)
Obtained 2008.
CompTIA A+
Obtained 2007.