Chase Kelly-Reif

Software engineer with over 3 years of experience and a BS in computer science. Currently at the California Energy Commission developing software to fight climate change and serve California's energy needs.
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Lead Software Engineer

California Energy Commission
February 2019 - Present

  • Developing software to advance clean energy policy, energy efficiency, renewable energy development, and investment in energy and transportation innovation for California.
  • Working both independently and on teams as an application development lead using C# (.NET Core, ASP.NET MVC, and ASP.NET Web Forms), Python, SQL Server, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, and Amazon Web Services. These applications are integral to California's power plants, consumer appliance efficiency standards, and more.

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Software Engineer

California Department of Social Services
October 2016 - February 2019

  • Designed, developed, and supported software that helps millions of Californians in need by providing services for home care, community care facilities, CalFresh, independent adoptions, refugee admissions, child abuse prevention, and more.
  • Worked both independently and on Scrum (agile) teams as technical lead using mostly ASP.NET (C# and VB.NET), SQL Server, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, and ASP.NET Web API.

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Software Engineer Intern

June 2015 - September 2015

  • Developed a keystore management security web application as part of an identity and access management (IAM) system for ABC News’ main content management system (CMS).
  • Wrote application using Java, an in-house Groovy MVC web framework similar to Grails (Groovy on Rails), MySQL, Tomcat, Maven, and Git.
  • Developed features for creating, storing, managing permissions, retrieving, deleting, and rotating cryptographic keys for symmetric and public key infrastructure (PKI). Supported RSA, HMAC, and more.

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Software Engineer Instructor

iD Tech Camps - University of Washington
May 2014 - August 2014

  • Taught high school-level programming summer camp courses in Java, C++, object-oriented programming, and GUIs with Swing in partnership with the University of Washington.
  • Mentored students in developing personal software projects; pair programmed and debugged with them when necessary.