Vincent Toney

  • Senior Software Developer – Future Data Scientist
  • San Diego, California, United States
  • Computer Software

Previous positions

  • Senior Software Developer at Adicio
  • Web Developer II at Red Door Interactive


Syracuse University, Master of Science – MS, Information Management



Experienced Software Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry. Skilled in PHP, Databases, CodeIgniter (also Symfony, Laravel and various other PHP frameworks), HTML, and Vim. Strong engineering professional with a Certificate of Advanced Study in Data Science and also in Information Security Management focused around Information Management from Syracuse University.


  • Software Engineer Consultant


    May 2010 – Present(9 years 5 months)

    Provide consulting for web designers. Adding functionality through custom databases, PHP, Javascript and Ajax.

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  • Senior Software Developer


    August 2014 – July 2016(1 year 11 months)5993 Avenida Encinas Carlsbad 92008

    Third party product research : – File Explorer – Maxmind vs IP2Location vs Digital Element Projects: – Resume 2.0 – Remembered Search – Print 2 Apply revamp – Cloud file upload integration – File virus detection Technology used: – Database(s) : MySql, Postgres, Lucene – Backend : PHP, Bash – Front end : JQuery, Angular – IDE : VIM, Sublime – Code Repository : Perforce, GithHub

  • Web Developer II

    Red Door Interactive

    April 2013 – March 2014(11 months)

    Created functional and technical requirements documents. Provided expert recommendations based on desired functionality and research. Led development of critical functionality updates and revamp. Worked in an Agile development environment Customer communication and education Project software architecture Environment setup and maintenance 3rd Party API integration Responsive design Server migration. Report automation Selenium test development Feature documentation

  • Lead Software Developer

    Underground Elephant

    October 2011 – April 2013(1 year 6 months)

    Reporting: – Integrated and modified third party reporting system for analytics. – Developed reporting in-house reporting system for analytics Marketing: – Led project development from start to end. – Through an agile process, led team through development cycles including sprint planning, estimations and revies

  • Professional Services Engineer

    MindTouch, Inc.

    July 2010 – July 2011(1 year)

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  • Lab Assistant

    San Diego Reference Laboratory

    November 2006 – August 2008(1 year 9 months)

    Ran and maintained Roche D2400 and P800 lab equipment, Document management, and reagent inventory.


  • Syracuse University

    Master of Science – MS, Information Management

    2017 – 2019

    The Master of Science in Information Management for Executives at the Syracuse University School of Information Studies (iSchool) is a 30-credit degree program that offers the our MS in Information Management degree at a reduced course load to students with six or more years of appropriate full-time, professional experience in the information management field. To be eligible for the executive program, applicants must be strong candidates for leadership roles in the Information Management field, as demonstrated by six or more years of relevant experience and a record of continually increasing job responsibilities.

    Activities and Societies

    iSchool Student Ambassador: The iSchool Student Ambassadors are a group of students and graduates who reflect the school’s high standards of academic and personal excellence. Ambassadors are firm believers in the impact iSchool@Syracuse has on their growth, and demonstrate this belief through active engagement with Syracuse University and the School of Information Studies communities.

  • Syracuse University

    Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in Data Science, Data Science

    2017 – 2019

    The CAS in Data Science at the iSchool was the first New York State-approved certificate of its kind, and gives a competitive edge to students and professionals alike by equipping you with a mixture of technical and theoretical skills. The curriculum can be tailored to fit your education or career goals. Specializations include: data analytics data storage and management data visualization general systems management Data scientists are crucial to solving big data problems in areas as diverse as clinical research, defense intelligence, customer behavior, medical diagnosis, and risk management. As the field grows, Data Science graduates are shaping the first wave of data science practices and standards.

  • Syracuse University

    Certificate of Advance Study in Information Security Management, Information Security

    2017 – 2019

    The CAS in Information Security Management students learn to manage a high degree of complex technical security, increased operational costs, diverse policies, and user behavior. This CAS also offers elective courses so you can customize the curriculum to your academic needs.

  • Coleman College

    Bachelor’s degree, Computer Information Sciences

    2008 – 2014

    Computer Information Science

  • Coleman College

    A.S, Bioinformatics

    2008 – 2010



  • English

    Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills & Expertise

  • CodeIgniter
  • Laravel
  • Git
  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • HTML 5
  • XML
  • Perl
  • Bootstrap
  • Agile Environment
  • OOP
  • REST
  • Databases
  • AJAX
  • Team Leadership
  • MongoDB
  • Object Oriented Design
  • Symfony
  • LAMP
  • Web Development
  • Machine Learning
  • jQuery
  • software as a service
  • Silverstripe
  • Linux
  • Web Applications
  • PHP
  • Database Development
  • Front-end Development
  • Symfony Framework
  • Python (Programming Language)
  • MySQL
  • Microservices
  • Vim
  • enterprise software
  • HTML
  • MVC
  • Subversion
  • R
  • Design Patterns
  • Data Visualization
  • PHP Frameworks
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Release Management
  • SQL


  • Exploratory Data Analysis

    Coursera Verified Certificates, License C3JKVMQQAG

    June 2015

  • R Programming

    Coursera Verified Certificates, License J2GH8GUGMW

    March 2015

  • Getting and Cleaning Data

    Coursera Verified Certificates, License EWV39EQEKZ

    March 2015

  • Introduction to Big Data

    Coursera Verified Certificates, License 4J5XFHY5GXDW

    October 2015

  • Hadoop Platform and Application Framework

    Coursera Course Certificates, License LH8S8LSQYTBN

    November 2015

  • Introduction to Big Data Analytics

    Coursera Course Certificates, License SAZHN4D7DUNM

    May 2016

  • Machine Learning With Big Data (2015)

    Coursera Course Certificates, License 3M6YJF3XBYAP

    September 2016

  • Introduction To Swift Programming

    Coursera Course Certificates, License BHP8PMKAYUME

    September 2016

  • Php Design patterns, License 1D508316E8B743C88CBA9108AECB3896
  • Advanced Php, License 42788ED2B5694D36AB374AE66DAB7A4D
  • Php 7 New Features, License 2ADCB67CAB5D49FB8F7E1E7EEB627053

    June 2017 – August 2017

  • MVC Frameworks for Building PHP Web Applications, License 60826D41C3A241E999083470624DA746
  • Linux : Multitasking at the Command line, License 7D58A2B818B941E2A772AD8A78C6CDFF
  • PHP: Strict Data Types, License AAB9D38E88AB4EEC9B0DEE44ED53E789
  • Linux: Web Services, License 4F3A81735C4E44CD8E31155091DF245A
  • PHP: Creating Secure Websites, License 58B64BB23AAE4CF09CFAC46DED711526
  • HTTP/2: Developing for Performance, License 09A19B55EE6B4FA2B9369C38B6841BA0
  • ES6: The Right Parts

    LinkedIn, License

    September 2017

  • Learning NoSQL Databases

    LinkedIn, License

    September 2017

  • Database Clinic: MongoDB

    LinkedIn, License

    September 2017

  • DevOps Foundations: Microservices, License

    June 2019