Bachelor’s Degree @
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Associate Developer, Architecture & Data @ Build out centralized Angular services and frameworks for next-gen application development From October 2015 to Present (3 months) Founder, Community Manager, and Web Developer @ HaloCustoms is an interface to help Halo players organize customized game lobbies. Previously, you couldn't play your own creations without having an extensive list of friends
Associate Developer, Architecture & Data @ Build out centralized Angular services and frameworks for next-gen application development From October 2015 to Present (3 months) Founder, Community Manager, and Web Developer @ HaloCustoms is an interface to help Halo players organize customized game lobbies. Previously, you couldn't play your own creations without having an extensive list of friends that had to be online at a convenient time. Now, thousands of people who otherwise would never have met each other can schedule their game nights and have new friends join in. The utility of HaloCustoms brings together over 10,000 dedicated members of the online Halo community to help the growth of customized and personalized solutions. From December 2012 to Present (3 years 1 month) Community Cartographer @ Works on a small team (about 10) hand-selected Community Cartographers of well-regarded Halo fansite community leaders. The team helps game developers make level and gameplay decisions for the Halo 4 matchmaking hoppers, which then are made available for millions of players to play on every day. From March 2011 to Present (4 years 10 months) Software Engineer II @ FactSet offers instant access to financial data and analytics to thousands of analysts, portfolio managers, and investment bankers at the world’s financial institutions. FactSet is one of FORTUNE's "100 Best Companies to Work For" and has been listed as one of Forbes’ “200 Best Small Companies” for 14 consecutive years.
As a front-end engineer, responsible for development of Risk in Portfolio Analytics 3, built in AngularJS and HTML5. Participate in development of Thief, a company-wide set of Angular widgets for use in all next-gen applications. Communicate and delegate closely with application design, QA, product development, and a variety of other engineering teams to accomplish modularity and optimal results over a large body of constantly changing code. As Git administrator, ensure that source control practices are adhered to and resolve Git issues. From January 2014 to October 2015 (1 year 10 months) Director of AV & IT @ Manages website, creates new content, features, and engagement tools. Responsible for all AV connection, IT support, and Web-based traffic. From September 2013 to December 2013 (4 months) Tech Support @ Work to support website development and maintenance, particularly regarding the community forum. From August 2011 to December 2013 (2 years 5 months) Software Engineering Intern @ -Assisting with various aspects of testing and automating our IPS network security products
-Developing and/or enhancing test tools to improve efficiency in testing and in our development process in general
-Finding software bugs and logging issues, follow-up with development on troubleshooting and problem resolutions From May 2013 to September 2013 (5 months) Web Developer @ Design, programming, and continued maintenance of REB Research website, as well as any additional computer-related problems needed. From May 2005 to December 2011 (6 years 8 months) Founder, Community Manager, and Web Developer @ Created and ran an experimental forum website targeted at the artistic audience. Discouraged by the pure information-centric design of most forums, instead the website was designed to encourage the "flow" of a natural conversation. This was done by making wandering discussions easy to follow, while simultaneously maximizing user autonomy with self-moderation features. From March 2011 to August 2011 (6 months) Chief Communications Officer @ Run community and public relations, as well as networking out to relevant affiliated websites for contacts and collaborative events; grew website community to approx. 70,000 members. From November 2007 to October 2010 (3 years)
Master’s Degree, Computer Science @ Georgia Institute of Technology From 2015 to 2018 Bachelor's Degree, Computer Science (Software Systems Engineering), Mathematics @ University of Massachusetts, Amherst From 2009 to 2013 Aaron Buxbaum is skilled in: Integration, Programming, Software Design, CSS, Testing, Microsoft Excel, Python, Dreamweaver, C++, Java, Eclipse, Amazon Web Services (AWS), XML, HTML, Web Design