Co-Founder, Partner @ 2 Poor College Kids From June 2004 to August 2004 (3 months) Engineering Manager @ edX Managing project delivery team delivering product features across the edX ecosystem to millions of learners. Greater Boston AreaSenior Software Engineer @ edX Building the main edX platform for learners and educators. From August 2015 to February 2017 (1...
Co-Founder, Partner @ 2 Poor College Kids From June 2004 to August 2004 (3 months) Engineering Manager @ edX Managing project delivery team delivering product features across the edX ecosystem to millions of learners. Greater Boston AreaSenior Software Engineer @ edX Building the main edX platform for learners and educators. From August 2015 to February 2017 (1 year 7 months) Senior Software Engineer @ DataXu Technical team lead for major campaign management features written in Ruby on Rails and AngularJS.Responsible for leading daily project SCRUMs.Responsible for designing and implementing initial RESTful API backend. From December 2013 to July 2015 (1 year 8 months) Greater Boston AreaSoftware Engineer @ DataXu Designing and developing cutting edge campaign management features in Ruby on Rails.Transitioning the entire DataXu platform to AngularJs frontend with a RESTful api backend.Improving the DataXu infrastructure through better unit testing, major ruby and rails version upgrades, and deeper legacy code auditing. From December 2012 to December 2013 (1 year 1 month) Boston, MACo Founder @ StudyEgg Wearer of many hats.Hustler. From December 2010 to November 2012 (2 years) SEM Analyst @ KoMarketing Associates • Built social media campaigns using LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook that generated large traffic increases for clients.• Developed and executed SEO strategies for clients including link building, social media, and technical SEO site auditing.• Designed and built custom landing pages for client PPC campaigns.• Maintained the company website and wordpress blog, developed value-add tools and resources for visitors (written in PHP and MySQL)• Built custom tools to be utilized internally by employees to streamline SEO and PPC operations. From June 2008 to March 2010 (1 year 10 months) Intern @ KoMarketing Associates • Performed keyword research and keyword generation for clients’ paid search campaigns• Generated leads for clients to support organic search campaigns and general link building strategies• Created and edited strategy guides for using social networks to build web presence• Integrated all client leads into Salesforce.com after customizing the database to suit the company’s specific needs• Performed website maintenance including custom PHP scripts, design work, and wordpress integration• Contributed to the company blog as a writer and by adding back-end customizations like PHP scripts and plug-ins From May 2007 to May 2008 (1 year 1 month) Marketing Intern @ Rolf C. Hagen USA Corp. • Assisted marketing team in their overall duties• Managed Electronic Asset Database including updating, maintaining, and adding images of current products• Created and distributed publication ad booklet to sales force detailing the ads which will be run through 2006• Created and distributed support material catalog to sales force containing POP and promotional items to offer clients• Updated copy, formatting, and images in instruction manuals using QUARK• Assisted in new product launches to distributors• Headed a full market analysis of current Hagen aquatic products including SWOT analysis and expert interviews From June 2006 to January 2007 (8 months) Accounting Assistant @ Rolf C. Hagen • Proficient in accounts payable and accounts receivable functions• Assumed full responsibility in accounts receivable and accounts payable during functional vacation periods• Streamlined accounts receivable and accounts payable areas by creating and adapting multiple report spreadsheets• Assisted human resources, sales, and customer service in special projects• Spearheaded a multi-departmental shift from paper records to scanned “DocStar” electronic records From June 2002 to August 2003 (1 year 3 months)
2 Poor College Kids
June 2004 to August 2004
Greater Boston Area
Senior Software Engineer
August 2015 to February 2017
Senior Software Engineer
December 2013 to July 2015
Greater Boston Area
December 2012 to December 2013
December 2010 to November 2012
June 2008 to March 2010
May 2007 to May 2008
Rolf C. Hagen USA Corp.
June 2006 to January 2007
Rolf C. Hagen
June 2002 to August 2003
What company does Bill DeRusha work for?
Bill DeRusha works for 2 Poor College Kids
What is Bill DeRusha's role at 2 Poor College Kids?
Bill DeRusha is Co-Founder, Partner
What industry does Bill DeRusha work in?
Bill DeRusha works in the E-Learning industry.
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