Thomas Lomas

Software Engineer / Web Developer (Charlotte, NC, USA / Remote)

tlomas@gmail.com / GitHub / LinkedIn


About

Determined, resourceful, versatile engineer and manager, most notably in PHP, NodeJS, HTML, .net, and Angular. Commercial experience delivering both scalable and performant software solutions to meet the demands of a highly available and high traffic environment, and delivering smaller niche solutions for businesses.


Where I've Worked

Ally Financial (October 2018 - Present) • Development Manager

Promoted to a position to manage sustain and site reliability initiatives, disaster recovery, capacity planning, monitoring, with multiple direct reports. Working to prevent unplanned work within the development teams.

Ally Financial (May-October 2018) • Senior Application Developer

Worked on account application and money transfer (including ACH/Check) systems. Using Node 8, RabbitMQ, Angular 6, .NET Framework and .NET Core. Including planning, architecture, and implementation.

Global Payments (Xenial) (February-May 2018) • Senior Software Engineer

I worked as a senior software engineer with a primary focus on AWS cloud architecture and design. I discussed, architected, and lead implementation of complex systems for the restaurant industry.

Global Payments (Xenial) (March 2017-February 2018) • Web Developer

Web Developer working full stack with Angular 1 and 2 on the frontend and Node.JS / AWS on the backend. I also lead a team using AWS components (including Kinesis, SNS, Lambda) building data pipelines and warehousing solutions.

Sky Betting & Gaming (June-November 2016) • Lead Software Engineer

I earned a promotion to the Lead Software Engineer role. I took on multiple direct reports, and was responsible for implementation and architecture of payments technology across the entire Sky Betting & Gaming portfolio.

Sky Betting & Gaming (2015-2016) • Software Engineer

I worked in the Account Payments team as Software Engineer. As a key member of the team, I steered the implementation details of our products, delivering highly available and dependable solutions that bring value to the customer and the business.

Prototype Creative (2012-2015) • Web Developer

I developed bespoke solutions for clients across a range of technologies, including PHP (Symfony/Doctrine), Unity, C#. I also maintained multiple Linux and Windows servers.


Things That I've Built

I try to contribute back to the open source community. Here are some things that I have done:


My Published Articles & Presentations


Some Ramblings