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Liam Atticus Clarke
Software Developer in Toronto, Canada
Principal Software Engineer - Transitional Forms
November 2020 - Present
Co-designed, and built a real-time generative show that enabled a 3-way authoriship dynamic between ML models, human/procedural directors, and a live audience.
Built a novel node-based web interface for chaining together ML/procedural music generators (primarily Google Magenta models).
Used chunked generation and rendering techniques to produce a near real-time, modular music generator which enabled experimentation and play.
Designed a system for building a graph representation of asset relationships for an Animation Studio enabling them to create ML training workflows, and surface assets via a search engine.
Automated deployment of short-lived compute resources on GCP for the purpose of running a reoccurring show that has large CPU/GPU overhead.
Protocol Buffers & GRPC
Freelance Software Developer
April 2020 - November 2020
Modernized architecture and deployment of an automated cryptocurrency trading system.
Worked with stakeholders to design and build dashboards and internal tools for managing large crypto portfolios.
Senior Software Engineer - Vivid Seats
November 2018 - April 2020
Led the migration of seating chart data and related software from Fanxchange to the Vivid Seats platform.
Worked closely with content team to optimize the workflow for producing live-event seating charts.
Built a real-time dashboard for coverage tracking and quality assurance based on team feedback.
Managed ingestion of thousands of seating charts and associated metadata from three large data acquisitions.
AWS (SQS, S3, CloudFront)
Senior Software Engineer - Fanxchange
April 2016 - November 2018
Engineered an end-to-end solution for industry-leading live-event seating charts.
Developed sophisticated map renderers for Web, iOS, and Android.
Created a 360°, gyroscope-enabled, "View from Your Seat" for the web platform.
Provided technical evaluation of software and related data prior to corporate acquisitions.
Worked closely with design team to rebuild and modernize fanxchange.com.
Designed and built a solution for deploying customized live-event marketplaces for B2B clients.
Prototyped an interactive seating chart to replace the existing solution provided by a third-party.