Chris D'Urso

chris@durso.org

http://www.durso.org/



Objective

Lead Software Engineer and Contributor to Large Scale High Performance Data System - Develop Analytic and Machine Learning Applications 


Highlights


Summary of Qualifications


Skills


Experience

Member of Technical Staff, Bullseye Realtime Personalization Engine

2015 - 2016

eBay, Inc.


eBay Advertising

2012 - 2015

eBay, Inc.


Chief Operations Advisor

2010 – 2015

AppUplink Partnership


Search Back End Engineering

2010 - 2012

eBay, Inc.


Consultant AdCommerce Group

2009 - 2010

eBay, Inc.


Computer Scientist

2006-2009

Searchme, Inc.

C++, XML, Perl in a LAMP environment.


Consultant Merchant Risk/Fraud Authentication Group

2005-2006

PayPal (an eBay, Inc. Company)

C++, XML and SQL in an Apache/Linux environment


Sole Proprietor

2004-2005

Consulting and Independent Contracting


Simulation Engineer (Embedded Software Engineer)

2003-2004

Asyst Technologies, Inc.


Senior Software Engineer

2000-2001

Futuristics Labs, Inc./TeraLytics

Sunnyvale, California


Software Engineer

1999-2000

Iris Financial Engineering & Systems, Inc.

San Francisco, California


Software Engineer

1996-1999

Varian Associates, Chromatography Systems Business

Walnut Creek, California


Software Engineer

1995-1996

Scientific Digital Visions, Inc.

San Jose, California


Software Developer

1994

68K/NPS/ARRISystems

Santa Clara, California


Education

Double Bachelor of Science Degrees in Chemistry and Applied and Computational Mathematics, San Jose State University

Professional Course in Quality Rapid Product Development, University of California Berkeley Extension

Professional Course in Java Programming, University of California Berkeley Extension


Patents

Contextual visual challenge image for user verification, US 20080072293 A1 / WO 2008030363 A2, Granted 14 April 2014 US Patent Number 8,631,467


Systems and processes for functionally interpolated increasing sequence encoding, US 20100125614 A1


Determining Shipping Costs Using a Logistics Table, 2043.B77US1 (Patent Application January 2013)


Surfacing Items That Satisfy Purchasing Constraints, 2043.C49US1 (Patent Application January 2013)



Other Achievements/Activities

Treasurer of the professional Bay Area Mass Spectroscopy discussion group; Founder and President of the San Jose State Mathematics and Computer Science Club; President of Commemorated chapter of the Students Affiliates of the American Chemical Society; Scholarship recipient at Computers, Freedom and Privacy Conference; Staff Member and Poster Presenter at the First Scientific and Engineering Applications on the Macintosh Conference; Poster Presenter at California State University Computational Chemistry Council Conference; Four season youth sports Coach/Manager; Mentor and tutor of STEM; Winner of charity hackathon