Brian Peck

Software Engineer II


The Control Group, San Diego, CA — Software Engineer II

Jan 2019 - Present

Main Duties:

  • Maintaining and improving upon backend systems/micro-services in Golang, NodeJS and Python
  • Maintain and improve upon gRPC service and linked gRPC microservices
  • Create http api for gRPC services using http gateway
  • Maintain, at the same time as migrating, old technology stack (Rackspace, Salt, Jenkins, Consul, Nomad, Dropship, Postgresql, MySQL, Graphana, Elastic Search, Log Stash, Kibana) to new technology stack (Google Cloud Platform, Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes, Stackdriver, OpenCensus, Citus)
  • Build ci/cd pipelines using Github Actions, Google Container Registry, Cloud Build and Terraform (Terra-bot and Terraform Enterprise)
  • Build and maintain Packer images
  • Terraform Kubernetes provider templating for infrastructure as code in Google Kubernetes Engine
  • Upgrade all Golang applications from Govendor to Go Modules and refactor to meet Golang standard project layout specification

DevDojo, San Diego, CA - Course Instructor

November 18th, 2019 - Present

Main Duties:

Linux Command Line Basics Course

  • Produce the first 10 video series in a group of linux courses

Picc Excellence, Remote — Application Developer

September 2014 - Present

Main Duties:

Cyber Security:

  • Ensure application layer links securely to data layer
  • Use technologies like Kali Linux, Burp Suite, NMAP, Zenmap, SqlNinja to lock-down application endpoints and prevent front end vulnerabilities

Back End:

  • Build out back end data analysis to display important business metrics
  • Create and optimize MySQL calls for speed, performance and accuracy

Front End:

  • Use HTML5/CSS3/SASS/Javascript to build out new UX features
  • Use technologies like Gulp for CSS and Javascript optimization/automation


  • Use systems like Docker-Compose and Docker for offline development

The Control Group, San Diego, CA — Application Developer

February 2018 - Jan 2019

Main duties:

  • Maintain SEO directories 200+ million pages ranked throughout each change in google's search/content algorithm's. Maintain 600+ daily sales from organic traffic
  • Build out and maintain 2 reviews sites:
    Python, NodeJS, RethinkDB, Slim PHP, HTML/CSS/Javascript/Less, Salt, Consul Template, Consul, Jenkins
  • Build out and maintain to customer help sites:
    Laravel, Voyager, MySQL, Webpack, HTML/CSS/Javascript/Less, Consul, Consul Template, Dropship, Salt, Nginx
  • Build sitemap generator:
    Golang, Screaming Frog

The Control Group, San Diego, CA — Front-End Developer

June 2016 - February 2018

Main duties:

  • Use front-end development and technical SEO optimization to keep organic traffic directories ranking in top 3 SERP results for desired branded terms
  • Get 200+ million pages ranked and have those pages be the fastest on the internet in our industry at all times
  • Use tools like gtMetrix, Google PageSpeed Insights, Pingdom and Webpage Speed Test and Screaming Frog
  • Technologies used:
    Slim PHP, Consul Template, Javascript, HTML/CSS, Bootstrap, jQuery







Degrees - Bachelor’s Degree