Ben Boral

Ben Boral

Senior iOS Engineer | Austin, TX

Ben is a software programmer with experience in iOS, web, and both manual and automated QA. He has demonstrated himself valuable to the companies he's worked for and taken on several different roles within the same company. Aside from his technical skills, Ben shows strong leadership skills and has demonstrated success as a mentor.

Experience

RxSaver.com
Senior Software Engineer

RetailMeNot, Engineering
Internship Program Coordinator

RetailMeNot, Labs
Software Engineer II

Location

Employment

Senior Software Engineer
RxSaver.com (July 2018 - November 2018)
During his time at RxSaver.com, Ben ported an acquired web application from .Net with C# to Spring Boot with Kotlin. Additionally, he handled the API development for a new site created after the acquisition of LowestMed.com and established a Kubernetes infrastructure, monitoring and alert system, and CI/CD pipeline.

Internship Program Coordinator
RetailMeNot, Engineering (March 2016 - August 2016)
During part of his time at RetailMeNot, Ben worked as the engineering department's Internship Program Coordinator. He defined and oversaw a summer program for 13 college interns. He also developed and executed a mentor training course for FTE's. The internship Ben created for RetailMeNot resulted in the company's highest conversion rate of interns to FTE's.

Software Engineer
RetailMeNot, Labs (April 2015 - July 2018)
During his more than 5 years with RetailMeNot, Ben served as a Software Engineer. He provided the company with rapid development of new, experimental products which he integrated and modified core systems across a variety of technologies to support. One such project was a POS-inegrated app-based mobile barcode generator for in-store rebate with partner retailers (compatible with iOS and Android). He also introduced a system for one-click purchasing of products from partner retailers that applied savings automatically.

Quality Engineer II
RetailMeNot (April 2013 - December 2014)
As a Quality Engineer, Ben wrote test plans and implemented manual tests for new features and regressions. He performed automated and manual testing of iOS and Android apps.

Education

The University of Texas at Austin
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry (2005-2009)

The University of Texas at Austin prides itself on its students' ambition and leadership qualities. UT strives to create graduates who will benefit society through scholarship, research, creative endeavors, and the development of new knowledge.

Skills

.NET, Android, Appium, AWS, C#, CSS, Docker, Git, HTML, iOS, Java, Jekyll, Kotlin, LetsEncrypt, Mentorship, Node.js, Objective-C, PHP, Python, SQL, Spring Boot, React