Tinkerer, Teacher, Users first, Data first, Polyglot Developer ❤️ Ruby & LispPrivate information
Delon has been tinkering with computers since he was 10 and code since he was 15, but he got his start professionally at 18 years old (in 1999 😅) writing a data conversion script in Perl for his mother's client in the manufacturing industry. Since then he's worked for various companies, but primarily, he's been a freelancer and consultant.
He's worked in many data-intensive fields including healthcare, health research, education & marketing. He specializes in building data-oriented applications like case management systems, scheduling systems, workflow systems, EHR / EMR systems, form systems, and content management systems. He enjoys systems integration & automation, working with arcane data formats, building compilers and interpreters, and solving problems that effect human people.
He loves learning and helping others learn. Lately he's been learning about Natural Language Processing, computer graphics, and modern DevOps.
He's a self-professed math and science geek, but he also loves music (especially Jazz), poetry, photography and hiking with his beautiful wife and their dog Blu.
- Over 22 years of experience
- Polyglot developer
- Over 8 years of experience in Healthcare & Research
- Enjoy working with arcane data formats (e.g. EDI)
- Build user-friendly data-oriented applications
- System integration & automation
- System architecture & design
- Experienced mentor & teacher
- Math & CS nerd
- ❤️ Ruby & Lisp