Tom Dunlap
Professional Human

Currently an engineering manager at Pivotal Cloud Foundry. Interested in flexagons, continuous learning, recreational programming, and roller derby.



GnM; science; University of Cincinnati (Cincinnati)
4.0 GPA; biology and chemistry

Grad; computer science; Purdue University (Indianapolis)
teaching assistant; intern director; computer vision and computer graphics

BSc, computer science; Purdue University (Indianapolis)
3.9 GPA; graduated with highest honors; mathematics minor

Undergrad; ancient Greek; Cincinnati Christian University (Cincinnati)
4.0 GPA; Foster Scholarship grant

Work Experience

Engineering Manager, Pivotal Software. (2017–present)

Lead team of seven engineers across multiple projects.

Pair programmed with teams creating cloud platform automation software using React.js, Ruby on Rails, BASH, and Go.

Founder, KiwiDonut LLP. (2016–2017)

Lead a team of engineers consulting on Node.js API for integrating a front-end with a cloud contract signing service. Created React.js front-end for land inventory management application. Taught TDD, agile planning, and extreme programming to client engineers and novice engineers.

Senior Software Engineer, Pivotal Labs. (2015–2016)

Anchor engineer of the Pivotal Cloud Foundry Billing and Account Management team using Ruby on Rails, agile planning, test driven development, extreme programming.

Independent Contractor, Tom Dunlap LLP. (2014–2015)

Clients include: CanDo and RevSpring Inc. Programmed Ruby on Rails business tier for health care billing and electronic record tracking. Instructed and coached test driven development. Acted as liaison between national offices and integrating disparate technology of merged companies in Cincinnati, OH and Phoenix, AZ.

Software Developer, Roadtrippers. (2013–2014)

Back end Ruby on Rails and dev-ops developer for successful travel planning start-up in Cincinnati. Orchestrated migration from MongoDB to PostGIS including data move, and ODM/ORM code replacement.

Independent Contractor, Mediafuel. (2011–2012)

Dev-ops server administration, MySQL database administration, and PHP business tier development for advertising company in Fishers, IN.

Technology Consultant, Ransburg Scout Reservation. (seasonally 2005–2014)

PostgreSQL database administration, network administration, hardware installation for Boy Scouts of America summer camp in Bloomington, IN.

Technical Experience

API by Randall Munroe

Open Source

GitHub motevets

Active contributor to open source projects including:


Researched statistical models of pose estimation using Active Shape Models implemented in C++/OpenCV at Purdue University.

Technical Skills




Executive Skills


Eagle Scout Rank (Boy Scouts of America)
Highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America.

Gersting Award (Purdue University, Indianapolis)
Highest honor given to graduating student in Computer Science program.

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