Nathaniel Goldman

Software Engineer — Portland, Oregon •


Senior Software Engineer

Software Architecture, Infrastructure, TypeScript, Node.js, Docker, AWS, Kubernetes

  • Maintained and improved an enterprise application serving transit data for hundreds of cities
  • Planned and led infrastructure overhaul to improve developer productivity and reduce costs


Director of Engineering

Engineering Management, Product Development, DevOps

  • Led engineering in scaling up from beta to daily use by The Daily Show and other major TV shows

Lead Developer

Software Architecture, Full Stack Development, Operational Transformation, Docker

  • Led software architecture and development from closed alpha to public beta
  • Hired, trained, and led a small team of developers


Web Application Development, Full Stack Development, JavaScript, Node.js

  • Built a real-time collaborative writing app for screenwriters and showrunners


Senior Software Engineer

Desktop Application Development, Node.js, React.js, Electron.js

  • Collaborated on a medical documentation desktop app for heart surgeons and hospitals
  • Trained and supported the professional development of junior engineers


Software Developer

Frontend, Backend, Mobile Development, IoT, Node.js, React.js, Electron.js

  • Provided web application development services for startups in Portland
  • Created open source software and mentored others in the Node.js programming community


Web Application Developer

Application Development, UI Design, Open Source, GIS, Web Mapping, Documentation

  • Collaborated on open source web mapping R&D projects at the ESRI Portland R&D Center
  • Created and maintained ArcGIS for Developers, home of ArcGIS dev docs & services


Art Institute of Portland

B.S., Web Design & Interactive Media

University of California, Santa Cruz

B.A., Philosophy, Linguistics



Organizer, Instructor - Node.js user group featuring monthly talks and workshops.


Volunteer - Community conference for data makers everywhere.


Volunteer - Conference for web developers in the Pacific Northwest.

Code for Portland

Founder, Organizer - Code for America brigade connecting technologists with local governments and non-profits.