Jesse Lawson

Software engineering, artificial intelligence, writing, and open-source tools


Apr 14, 2019 - 1 minute read -

Hello! I’m looking for an opportunity to study and master new tools and technologies, write tutorials for both technical and non-technical audiences, and help individuals grow personally and professionally.


  • Full-stack engineer, data scientist, and servant-leader
  • Written three books (one bestseller)
  • Open source evangelist (with many of my projects being used by colleges all over the United States)
  • My tinkering languages of choice: Ruby, Python, C/C++, JavaScript, Node, PHP, C#, Java, PowerShell, Markdown, LaTeX
  • My favorite doc generators: Jekyll, Hugo, Pelican, Sphinx
  • My favorite web tools: Ruby on Rails, VueJS

Employment History

  • Information Systems Administrator (2015-Present)
  • Programmer/Webmaster (2014-2015)
  • Senior DevOps Engineer (2012-2014)
  • U.S. Marine (2004-2012)
    • Chief Intelligence Administration Officer (2009-2012)
    • Combat Instructor (2006-2009)
    • Assistant Training Chief (2004-2006)

Formal Education

Fun Facts

  • I love running
  • I love breakfast burritos
  • I love writing and typesetting tutorials