cory@prattein.comwww.cory.myers.name • +1.907.290.8800
PO Box 6297 • Sitka, Alaska 99835 • United States

Cory Francis Myers


Work

Principal, Prattein Technical Foundry, Sitka, AK (Jul 2014 – present)
Developer and technologist to nonprofits, small businesses, and start-ups on Web applications, IT and cloud infrastructure, and dev-ops practices, from Django and Salesforce to AWS, OpenStack, Salt, and Terraform.

Network Architect, Trinity Mobile Networks, New Haven, CT (Jan 2017 – Dec 2018)
Designed, built, and maintained virtualized and hybrid-cloud systems for development, testing, and production use of JumpnetSDN, Trinity’s software-defined network for mobile devices. Advised internally on matters of performance, scaling, security, and carrier-grade integration with customers’ underlay and upstream networks.

Systems Engineer, Trinity Mobile Networks, New Haven, CT (Jun 2015 – Dec 2016)
Contributed to the architecture and prototyping of JumpnetSDN. As an early engineer, designed control-plane architecture and protocols, factored out libraries and microservices from monolithic prototype code, and introduced continuous-integration and continuous-deployment practices.

Undergraduate Fellow, Information Society Project, Yale Law School, New Haven, CT (Jan – May 2015)
Helped train a machine-learning system to infer the political and rhetorical stance of public comments on the Federal Communications Commission’s 2015 rulemaking on network neutrality. Resident Fellows Colin Agur and Gabriel Michaels’s resulting paper, “The Bully Pulpit, Social Media, and Public Opinion: A Big Data Approach,” was presented at the September 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association (APSA).

Volunteer Field Technician, Nepal Wireless Networking Project, Nangi, Myagdi, Nepal (May 2013)
Maintained and upgraded solar-powered wireless installations in the villages of Darbang and Nistok.


Inventions

Hall, S., T. Reynolds, and C. Myers. 2017. “Method for Bridging Accessible and Non-Accessible Packet Cores.” US patent application no. 62/554,256, filed September 2017. Patent pending.

Hall, S., and C. Myers. 2016. “Overloading Address Space for Improved Routing, Diagnostics, and Content-Relay Network.” US patent application no. 62/290,986, filed February 2016. Patent pending.


Service

Trustee, Telluride Association, Ithaca, NY (2013 – present)
Help manage the programs of the Telluride Association, a nonprofit organization that creates and fosters democratically-governed educational communities. Current duties include supporting a long-term strategic-planning process and managing a multi-year outside contract to migrate Telluride’s alumni data into a modern constituent-relations manager (CRM).


Education

Yale College, New Haven, CT (2012–2015)
Major in philosophy (thesis pending). Graduate-level coursework: aesthetic and continental philosophy.

Deep Springs College, Deep Springs, CA (2010–2012)
Program of work and study.


Skills

Languages. Native English, intermediate written Attic Greek, basic written and spoken German, basic written and spoken Spanish.

Computer languages. C, Python, R, Scheme.

Miscellaneous. Tractor and small-motor operation and maintenance. Agricultural irrigation. Dairying.