Theron Boerner

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  1. Skills
  2. Languages
  3. Experience
  4. Projects
  5. Education
  6. Hire Me
  7. Contact

Hi, my name is Theron Boerner and I'm a software developer based in Chicago, IL working contract jobs until I can finish my degree. I'm available for hire for software jobs or general project management consulting. See my contact info below.



Language Example Project/Experience Skill Level
Rust Beginner
Elixir Expert
Python Private repos. Advanced
Ruby Advanced
JavaScript Private repositories for recent work. Advanced
Haskell A in that class at the University of Chicago Beginner-Advanced
C Primary language in University Advanced
Elm Understand the concepts, haven’t had a use for it. Beginner
Java Haven’t touched it since Minecraft modding when I was 13. Beginner
Scala No experience None
Go Beginner


Company Position Dates Description
Contractor for Automated Trading Firm Software Engineer Jun 2022 to Present · 2 months
  1. Implemented an off-site backup solution
  2. Architected a new storage solution using Ceph.
  3. Planned out transition to Kubernetes.
Packward Labs Software Engineer Jul 2021 to May 2022 · 11 months
  1. Architected and built a real-time polling system using React + Redux, Elixir Phoenix Channels (WebSockets), and PostgreSQL.
  2. Designed and documented production architecture for minimal overhead.
  3. Optimized page loading to meet web performance targets.
  4. Converted application to a single page app to meet performance targets.
Packlane Software Engineering Intern Jul 2019 to Aug 2019 · 2 months
Packlane Software Engineering Intern Jun 2018 to Sep 2018 · 4 months
Spiceworks Software Engineering Intern May 2015 to Aug 2015 · 4 months
Spiceworks Software Engineering Intern May 2014 to Aug 2014 · 4 months
The Hybrid Group Software Engineering Intern May 2014 to Aug 2014 · 4 months


Project Description Dates Technologies
Rabbit CI A continuous integration system written in Elixir. 2014-2018 Elixir
Breakout A quick ranked-choice voting website. 2021-2022 Elixir


School Degree Graduation Date
University of Chicago Bachelor of Science Jun 2023 (expected)

Hire Me

I am currently looking for a position (either full-time or consulting) remote as a web developer. If you are interested, please email me at


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