Metcalf Built the work of Ian Metcalf

I'm a carpenter and coder living with my family in Winooski Vermont.


Backbone, Marionette and RequireJS
  • Used to create customer facing single page application for solar monitoring product.

  • Used to create server for single page application that provided a consistent proxy api to backend services.

  • Used to interface Raspberry PI and Beagle Bone Black with onewire temperature and IO modules.

  • Used to create command line tool for combining component firmware into production firmware for Campbell Scientific dataloggers.

Employment History

Draker, Inc. Burlington Vermont July 2010 - August 2015
Front End Developer
  • Architected and lead development of new front end interface for core product.

Firmware Engineer
  • Overhauled firmware library and developed tooling to streamline production deployment.

Field Service Engineer
  • Formalized solar commissioning process and provided internal and external training.

Reiss Building & Renovation Hinesburg Vermont October 2006 - August 2009
Solar Hot Water Installer
  • Managed solar hot water system integration in both new and existing homes.

  • Designed and installed experimental solar hot water based space heating system.

  • Actively involved in construction of six home energy efficient community.

Ferizzi Construction Germansville Pennsylvania Summer 2004
BHB Construction Foglesville Pennsylvania Summer 2001 & 2002
Blue Mountain Nursery New Tripoli Pennsylvania Summer 1999 & 2000


Rensselear Polytechnic Institue Troy New York September 2002 - June 2006
B.S., Civil Engineering
  • Concentration in structural engineering and construction management.

  • Member of Chi Epsilon, national civil engineering honor society.

Continuing Education

Vermont Code Camp Burlington Vermont Fall 2013, 2014 & 2015
NodeConf Walker Creek Ranch California Summer 2014
Burlington Ruby Conference Burlington Vermont Summer 2012 & 2014
References available upon request