Lear KaufmanPortfolio Lead


BS, Computer Science, Shippensburg University

Lear graduated from Shippensburg University in 1993 with a computer science degree and has over 23 years of experience in software engineering and database services within the private sector as well as multiple DoD and Intelligence organizations.

Throughout his professional career, Lear has worked as a team lead, team member, and consultant for both large and small corporations designing and developing a wide range of software and database applications.  These systems range from a reservations system for a large international car rental agency and inventory control system for a cargo airline to a variety of more specialized database-centric applications.   Lear possesses expertise within database design, development, and optimization across a number of a database technologies having a strong focus on Oracle.

When not supporting the needs of the customer and team, Lear is usually found enjoying the beauty of the outdoors… especially on the waters of the Chesapeake Bay.

Lear has been a Senior Database Engineer at BrainTrust since 2014 and was promoted to a Portfolio Lead in 2016.

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