Will Gray

  • Software Engineer
  • San Diego, California, United States
  • Biotechnology

Previous positions

  • DevOps Engineer at Illumina
  • DevOps Engineer at Illumina

Education

Georgia Institute of Technology, Master of Science – MS, Computer Science

Background

Experience

  • Software Engineer

    Biosero Inc

    October 2019 – PresentGreater San Diego Area

  • DevOps Engineer

    Illumina

    August 2018 – October 2019(1 year 2 months)

    – Developed automation pipelines for infrastructure provisioning and configuration in AWS using Ansible, CloudFormation, Terraform, and Jenkins – Planned, developed, and executed cost-savings initiatives for AWS infrastructure – Multi-region security compliance for known vulnerabilities in AWS

  • DevOps Engineer

    Illumina

    April 2016 – August 2018(2 years 4 months)

    – Administered department-wide development tools for 50+ developers with PowerShell scripting support – Provided scripting support for all instrument product platforms throughout phases of software development lifecycle. – Promoted best-practices use of modern CI/CD pipeline for developers using Git Enterprise, NuGet, AWS, Artifactory, VMWare, Coverity, and TeamCity.

  • Software Engineer in Test

    Illumina

    March 2013 – April 2016(3 years 1 month)

    – Fixed bugs and added features for product software. Developed manufacturing support software releases for flagship products – Created and extended automated API and GUI test suite framework in C# and JavaScript – Transformed test groups to adopt automated testing. Improved quality of company’s code by putting in place nightly regression automated tests for multiple product platforms – Created company-wide metrics reporting platform to track key performance indicators of all department software projects – Performed testing on instrument control software for flagship DNA sequencer machines – Managed requirements, test cases, and documentation for software releases

  • Engineering Research Consultant

    EXUSMED

    November 2012 – August 2013(9 months)San Diego, CA

    I provide research consulting for key technical aspects of new health products and am involved with prototyping. I collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to bring venture backed medical products to market.

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  • Intern

    Institute for Infocomm Research

    June 2012 – August 2012(2 months)

    Optical Communications and Sensing Lab Employed LabVIEW, SQL, and PHP to communicate with online database for optical cancer test kit reader graphic user interface

  • Facility Monitor

    International House

    June 2011 – June 2012(1 year)

    International House, UCSD; Lead Monitor, Avg. 15hrs/wk Arranged, coordinated, and hosted banquets, lectures, weddings, and benefit events Trained and motivated new employees, delegated tasks, executed unsupervised customer service

Education

  • Georgia Institute of Technology

    Master of Science – MS, Computer Science

    2018 – 2021

  • University of California, San Diego

    Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

    Activities and Societies

    UCSD Ski Team

  • UC San Diego Extension

    C# Programming, Computer Science

    2014 – 2015

    Over 120 hours of study among the following classes: C# Programming I C# Programming II C# Programming III Database Programming in .NET Distributed Programming in .NET

  • UC San Diego Extension

    Certificate, Financial Analysis

    2011 – 2012

    Coursework: Intro to Accounting Intermediate Accounting Financial Analysis Business Decision Making Financial Modeling

Languages

  • English

    Native or bilingual proficiency

  • French

    Elementary proficiency

  • Spanish

    Elementary proficiency

  • Russian

    Elementary proficiency

Skills & Expertise

  • Coverity
  • Batch Scripting
  • VMware vSphere
  • Labview
  • C#
  • TeamCity
  • Visual Studio
  • LabVIEW
  • Microsoft Office
  • Continuous Delivery
  • Test Automation
  • .NET
  • Python (Programming Language)
  • Continuous Integration
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • NI LabVIEW
  • Powershell

Certifications

  • Amazon Web Services Solutions Architect Associate

    Amazon Web Services (AWS), License MT9Y4SZKJMV41GW3

    March 2019 – March 2022

  • Amazon Web Services Developer – Associate

    Amazon, License 4GY1K7MCBBF11K5V

    May 2019 – May 2022

Organizations

  • Teams In Engineering Service

    Client Liaison

    January 2012 – March 2012