Swiftype Team Back-end Front-end

Swiftype is a hosted search solution that lets site owners deliver powerful, customizable search for their website or mobile app with just a few lines of code and currently powers search for over 500,000 websites. As a 2nd engineering hire, I've worked on a variety of projects including:

Migration of millions of documents from document-oriented database to sharded relational database. Upgrading to latest Ruby on Rails version with zero downtime. Swiftype v2 JavaScript framework that allows customers to fully customize their search and autocomplete widget from our dashboard. New high-throughput web crawler.

Stack:

  • Ruby on Rails
  • Ruby
  • JavaScript
  • MySQL
  • MongoDB
  • Resque
  • Redis
  • Golang
  • Kestrel
  • jRuby
  • Nginx
  • Capistrano
  • Chef