Michael Ziluck

1415 S Grand Avenue · Ames, IA 50010 · (203) 885-4970 · michael@ziluck.com


Software Engineer

Kingland Systems Corporation

Full-stack development using the Spring, Postgres, graph databases, and Terraform with the latest AWS technologies.

May 2019 - Present

Student Full-Stack Developer

Iowa State University - Environment Health & Safety

Create, design, and implement software that manages the use, maintenance, and disposal of all materials and equipment used in campus laboratories. Reporting tools to the Department of Homeland Security, automated generation of NFPA 704 and other hazard signs, and the management of a principal investigator management system.

September 2015 - May 2019

.NET Developer Internship

Transamerica Life Insurance Company

Given full control to design, implement, and test an entire application that will be used internally to optimize processes for business users that otherwise would have required a significant amount of time from a database analyst. Collaborated with other developers and business analysts in a Scrum environment, complete with a product owner and Scrum Master.

May 2017 - August 2017

Contracted Java Developer

Self Employed - SpigotMC

Worked creating entire systems for manipulating the way Minecraft Servers process information that is both received from and sent to players. The scope of the projects includes extremely large internal systems that covered Java micro-optimizations, MongoDB, MySQL, and multi-threading.

October 2013 - May 2019


Iowa State University

Ames, IA
Management Information Systems

Core GPA: 3.07

September 2015 - Present

MongoDB University

Ames, IA
Database Developer

Status: Completed

Fall 2016

Newtown High School

Sandy Hook, CT

Final GPA: 3.20

August 2011 - June 2015


Programming Languages & Tools
  • Agile Scrum Team Experience
  • Individual and Large Development Teams
  • Full-Stack Development



Dungeons and Dragons

Magic the Gathering