B.S. Information Technology: Software Engineering | University of Phoenix
Senior Applications Developer
James is a 15-year veteran in software development whose core values in work and life in general are based on empathy, curiosity, and trust - all values which make him a natural fit to be an effective and thriving member of the Sockeye team. He primarily works with the Applications team to ideate, design, implement, enhance, and maintain software solutions for new and existing systems.
In a previous position, he led the efforts on a holistic, in-depth security assessment of a new software system that included reproducing and demonstrating exploitation of security threats, writing code to remediate vulnerabilities, educating the development team on best practices for prevention, and coordinating results with the vendor. The application went on to become a model for application security policy within the company.
A deeply humbled and proud father of two sons serving Active Duty in the US Navy, James enjoys spending time with family, fishing, and camping.