Nathan Rakoff


Nathan Rakoff

Knowledgeable, collaborative, and determined, Nathan Rakoff leads Ascend’s software and systems development projects, as well as, design and develop solutions for technical software issues. Simply put, Nathan gets the job done.

Nathan is highly adept at Software Engineering, Web Application Development, Software Infrastructure, AWS Cloud Infrastructure, Operating Systems (Linux, Windows, OS X), Programming Languages (Python, Ruby, JavaScript, Java, C#, C++), and Agile Methodologies.

When asked why he enjoys working at Ascend, Nathan says, “I enjoy the easygoing atmosphere that makes work at Ascend a pleasure. The variety of projects keeps my work interesting. Of course, I enjoy creating software solutions to solve Ascends and our client’s challenges.”

Prior to joining the team at Ascend, Nathan worked for Dell and Borland as a Lead Software Engineer, Siemens as a Principal Software Engineer, and Macmillan Learning as a Software Engineering Manager.

As a Solutions Architect with over 20 years of experience, Nathan brings a wealth of knowledge about a broad array of software industry technologies to bear on initiatives presented by Ascend clients.

Nathan has a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from New Mexico State University.

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