Jacob Chapman

Results-driven Data Engineer with a proven track record in designing and implementing robust data infrastructure solutions. Experienced in ETL processes, database design, and performance optimization. Skilled in Python, SQL, and data modeling.

  Macomb, IL 61455, USA         

Work Experience

L3 Senior Engineer  •  Atlas AI PBC

— Automated the creation of arbitrary combinations of country boundaries into regions (at any admin level, maintaining topology)
— Designed editorial flow and built a spatial data QA pipeline for both raster and vector data
— Ad-hoc dataset processing scripts; customer data extracts and deliverables

February 2021 - Present

Senior Backend Engineer (Consultant)  •  Atlas AI PBC

- Review and build data pipeline architecture with different types of spatial and non-spatial data (BigQuery, PostgreSQL, Python)

November 2020 - February 2021

Data Engineer (Contractor)  •  BERA Brand Management

- Serverless development to track 3rd party SLA (puppeteer.js)
- Azure to GCP migration, Pulumi / Terraform, dbt, BigQuery, DOMO, GitHub Actions CI/CD, Docker

November 2019 - December 2020

Data Manager, Geospatial (Contractor)  •  Pomelo Travel

- User data architect: led planning for how to organize and secure user data (PostGIS, PostgreSQL schema design)
- Created GeoJSON datasets and MBTiles tilesets for interactive web and mobile apps
- Frontend development (Mapbox, CSS, ES6 JavaScript, Parcel, TypeScript)

January 2020 - July 2020

Lead System Architect  •  UNLI

- Led product development for a web-based travel planning app
- Developed GIS data pipelines (PyQGIS, Python, R, SQL, API, NodeJS, React, Git)
- Learned how to define customer expectations as agile product requirements

November 2018 - November 2019

Systems Consultant  •  Brigham Young University - Hawaii

- Trained 7 employees in a Tier 2 technical IT support environment
- Led the migration from Windows 7 to Windows 10
- Resolved hardware and software issues in 300+ Windows and Mac OS computers

September 2017 - April 2019

Manager, Volunteer Resources  •  Non-Profit Organization

- Renegotiated publishing service contract and reduced annual cost by 43%
- On-boarding, training, and flight approval for 300 volunteers (Mail merge, AHK)
- Gained fluency in reading / writing Tagalog and other Filipino dialects

August 2014 - July 2016

Linux Systems Engineer / Business Analyst  •  Thunder Bay Trading Company, LLC

- Determined best-value IT solutions to improve business performance
- Implemented policies for GDPR and PCI-DSS compliance
- Automated repetitive business tasks with scripting languages like Bash and R

July 2012 - August 2014

IT Support Tier 1 Helpdesk  •  Snow College Karen Huntsman Library

- Published the first online digital collection of the library with 87 years of records
- Assisted in managing 100+ workstations with Active Directory for 4,000+ users

August 2013 - May 2014


2017 - 2019

Brigham Young University -- Hawaii

Cultural Anthropology

Transferred credits from Snow College (2013-14) and BYU Provo (2016-17)

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