Isaac Cook v3.3 8/29/23 Github: icook


To pursue a fulltime remote position with with ample growth and learning opportunities.


Python 6 years Go 4 years BASH Strong
HTML/CSS 8+ years Git 7+ years C/C++ School
Kubernetes (GKE) 4 years PostgreSQL 5 years Java 1 year
JavaScript 4 years AWS Modest React.js 1 year
GCP 4 years CI/CD Strong Angular 1 year

Work Experience

Cofounder at Exchange 2018 - 2023

Lead architect designing, building, and operating our REST API backend, cryptocurrency integration layers, and GCP Kubernetes cloud hosting infrastructure. Bootstrapped to over 25k users with assets and processed millions of trades totalling over $10MM in cryptocurrency assets.

Freelance Software Development 2016 - 2017

Leveraged niche skills doing freelance work with cryptocurrency and small webservice development.

Hackstar at Techstars 2015

Helped startups with varied technical challenges such as cross platform mobile app development and backend web services.

SDET on Microsoft Visual Studio Team Summer 2013

Worked with Visual Studio and C# to build automated testing tools.

Internet Technology Intern at Propylon 2012 - 2014

Maintained production Python codebases and skunkworks.

Software Development Intern at Assurant Employee Benefits 2011 - 2012

Created an online web interface for insurance purchasing with GWT and Java.

Student iOS Developer 2010 to 2011


SimpleCrypto Mining Pool 2014 to 2015

Created a cryptocurrency mining pool from scratch, including an asynchronous mining server, web frontend, and accounting system in Python. Automatically exchanged and paid a dozen currencies. Offered services with high uptime requirements.

Simpload 2003 to 2010

Developed and operated a file hosting service in PHP. Peaks traffic loads of millions of requests a day.


University of Kansas – Lawrence, KS 2011 to 2015

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science (KAMS) Program – Hays, KS 2009 to 2011

Attended Fort Hays State University for my final two years of high school and earned dual credit