Jacob spent six years studying high energy proton collisions at the Large Hadron Collider at the CERN laboratory in Geneva, Switzerland. After that, he built technologies that raise millions of dollars for nonprofit organizations.
Ph.D., Physics – UCSB. B.S., Physics – UCLA.
Years of Technical Experience:
10 years of professional experience. Began programming at age 6.
Years of Experience with MongoDB:
Favorite Programming Language:
Favorite App Built on MongoDB:
The CERN Compact Muon Solenoid's Data Aggregation System (DAS)
Most Memorable MongoDB Support Request:
Customer deployed major network hardware changes on a Saturday night. As weekend responder, Jacob replied immediately and worked with them via phone through Sunday afternoon despite an ironic bout of laryngitis.
Gift to Society:
His thesis work was instrumental to the discovery of the Higgs Boson.