猫カフェ
the weird musings & projects of katalina

experience

  • Packet.GG - CIO & Co-Founder - jan 2017 to mar 2019

    • set out to build a better network across the pacific, focussed on low-latency and esports.
    • react & vue heavy web frontends
    • node & go cloud service backends w/ some basic microservices
    • ran all internal IT/devops, which involved docker, kubernetes, and helm.
    • delegated a small team of developers
    • budgeted and planned for physical hardware builds
    • lots and lots of freebsd/linux automation.
  • Twitch Streaming - mar 2017 to dec 2017, ongoing-ish

    • creative programming edutainment-style content
    • taught engineering principles to viewers while building random projects
    • pulled in average 20-40 viewers every stream, almost every day
    • hailed for giving a fun "co-working" space style vibe
  • SplitmediaLabs & Player.me - DevOps Engineer - sept 2014 to dec 2016

    • splitmedialabs predominantly makes xsplit, a capture and livestreaming suite
    • player.me is a social networking platform for gamers and streamers, and was acquired by the above.
    • played a minor role in making the main laravel+react+node app
    • worked on all 3rd party integrations, link crawling, and message parsing algorithms
    • audited app for security (xss, csrf, etc)
    • devops work with ansible, elk/graylog2, linode, haproxy, AWS; eventually docker & kubernetes
    • wrote early server-side rendering service for react
    • wrote various services for automation, mostly in react+node.