Brandon Sprague

brandon@sprague.mx
Software Engineer | Mountain View, CA

Objective

I strive to build robust systems and teams. Ideally, those systems will improve people's lives (or at the very least, not make them worse). Cliché for sure, but that's fine with me.
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Work Experience

Senior Software Engineer
Verily (Alphabet)
2017 - Now
  • Tech lead for Surgical Insights, Babycare, and an unreleased sensor device platform
  • Led teams building systems for managing fleets of surgical robots, and surgical video ML inference pipelines
  • Led a team of engineers (split between San Francisco, Boston, and Shanghai) building the backend for Lumi by Pampers system
Software Engineer
Google (Alphabet)
2015 - 2017
  • Worked on G Suite Admin Console (admin.google.com) and onboarding flows
  • Onboarded core and non-core Google services to G Suite
Software Engineer
Pioneer Valley Transit Authority
2012 - 2015
  • Developed bus fleet management web applications in Ruby on Rails
  • Maintained servers, managed deployments, drove buses sometimes

Skills and Abilities

Education

Bachelor of Science
University of Massachusetts Amherst Honors College
2011 - 2015
  • Majors: Computer Systems Engineering & Computer Science
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude, GPA: 3.954