Winston Weinert's Resume

Email: winston+resume@ml1.net
Homepage: https://winny.tech/
GitHub: https://github.com/winny-

Objective Statement

I am a developer and system administrator with a deep connection to computing and open source software. I am seeking a position where I can put my university, hobby, and open source skills to practice in a workplace and make an impact in the process.


University of Wisconsin, Manitowoc, WI — B.S. Computer Science, 2014–2016

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI — B.S. Computer Science, 2016–Graduated Spring 2020.


Site Reliability Engineer, Kohl's, Inc.; Remote — June 2021–present. Collaborate across multiple teams ensuring software reliability while adding new features. Support financial users and develop features for business intelligence applications. Java, Python, Qlik Sense.

Software Developer, Roydan Enterprises LLC.; Manitowoc, WI — Sept 2020–June 2021. Legacy software maintenance with OpenEdge ABL and C# .NET. Code review and team work.

Software & IT Freelance Consulting; Remote — 2014–2019. Responsibilities include project management, security auditing, system administration.

Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Milwaukee, WI — 2017. Responsibilities include writing pkgsrc packages, assisting users of High Performance Computing cluster.

Computer Science Undergrad Grader, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Milwaukee, WI — 2017. Responsibilities include grading Python programming assignments and grading exams.


Software development in Python, C++, Racket (Scheme), Java, PHP, Assembly, Scala, JS, OpenEdge ABL, C# .NET

Experience with Software Project Management as lead developer and project manager

Ansible powered Linux and FreeBSD system administration

Git, Mercurial, and Subversion version control systems

Packaging software for Gentoo, FreeBSD, Archlinux, Alpine Linux, and Mac Homebrew

Teaching & mentoring technical topics including beginner programming and computer science theory

Documentation tools such as mandoc, LaTeX, and MediaWiki

Computer Security auditing with emphasis with server applications. Reported critical vulnerabilities.

Docker containers and OpenVZ, VirtualBox virtualization software

Server software management including GitLab, Rails, Wordpress, mongoDB, PostgreSQL, MySQL

Management of Amazon AWS, Namecheap, Comodo SSL cloud services


Board Member, McKinley Academy; Manitowoc, WI — Spring 2021–present

President of IEEE-CS @ UWM, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Milwaukee, WI — Fall 2019–Spring 2020

Officer of IEEE-CS @ UWM, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Milwaukee, WI — Fall 2017–Spring 2019

Active in the open source community — contributions to VLC, FreeBSD, PEP8, Racket and countless others

Website last updated: 2021-09-18 Sat 20:16