Logan Keenan, and I reside in Des Moines, IA with my wife, two young children, teenage sister, and a pair of
miniature Golden Doodles. Outside of my role as a full-stack software engineer, I'm deeply passionate about Rust,
distributed systems, and continuously expanding my knowledge. Things I've learned (Work Experience)
(2021 - current) Ritual
Startup Culture: Gained an understanding of how a West Coast startup operates, from culture to work pace.
Data-Driven Development: Mastered metrics and A/B testing to measure the effectiveness of new features.
(2020 - 2021) Principal Financial
Software Engineering Coaching: Honed my ability to teach a diverse range of technologies, practices, and patterns
in a non-prescriptive manner.
(2018 - 2020) Cultivated Software
Entrepreneurial Skills: Learned how to kickstart my own business from the ground up.
Startup Success: Built thehummingbirds.co
for Emily Steele, who
later secured $1.2
million in funding.
Languages: Self-taught and proficient with Ruby on Rails
(2017 - 2018) Hy-Vee
Introduced several key changes to a $10 billion company alongside a dedicated team:
Team Building: Spearheaded the recruitment and development of QA, Product Owner, and Software Engineering teams.
Cloud Adoption: Facilitated the company's transition to cloud-based solutions.
Leadership: Gained experience in leading a team and driving changes.
Engineering Practices: Introduced TDD, Acceptance Tests, CI/CD pipelines, pair programming, and Agile
methodologies, along with a variety of frameworks and tools.
(2014 - 2017) John Deere
Quality Engineering Practices: Gained proficiency in TDD, Acceptance & Integration Tests, CI/CD pipelines, pair
programming, and Agile methodologies.
Open Source: Created and maintained open-source internal tools, UI components, and modules across the
Mentorship: Coached engineers on testing strategies and effective strategies for working in legacy codebases.
(2011-2014) Far Reach Inc
Full-Stack Development: Built multiple full-stack applications independently.
Languages: Gained professional experience in C#