Jay White

Software Engineer in Towson, Maryland

Jay White

Software Engineer in Towson, Maryland

Listen to my music

Jason White serves as the Sr. Director of Software Engineering for Blackboard. Since 2006, he has lead a dedicated development team, across 5 time zones, in bringing a suite of business intelligence and data services products to the HigherEd market. He has recently been asked to add Blackboard’s Open Source products to his portfolio. He has managed every facet of the development practice from engineering productvity, DevOps, Test and Operations to Agile/SCRUM and architecture. His team of software practitioners has created a best-of-breed product suite found at over 1,000 schools internationally. He has over 15 years of engineering experience with a focus on BI and data warehousing with Cloud technologies. Prior to Blackboard, he owned and operated a database consultancy, Key Data, inc. serving customers in the insurance, retail, education, software, sales and e-learning industries. Through Key Data, he served as the Data Architect at Old Mutual Financial Networks where he established enterprise wide patterns and practices for both OLTP and decision support data systems. Aside from coding SQL transformation logic, he also enjoys playing clawhammer banjo, fishing, snowboarding, boxing, motorcycling and generally being skeptical ...

  • Work
    • Business Intelligence
  • Education
    • Loyola University