Ben Weisel

Ben Weisel

Software engineer and leader with an expertise in developing advanced data-driven applications of all shapes and sizes.

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About Me

Currently building cutting-edge NBA Basketball analytics at Cleaning the Glass. Based in Denver, CO.


Principal Software Engineer (Apr. 2022 - Present)

Our NBA analytics platform is used by NBA teams, media, and enthusiasts to gain a deeper understanding of the game of basketball. We are a lean, bootstrapped team where I handle the development of our data pipelines, backend development, and cloud infrastructure.

Director of Engineering (Mar. 2020 - Apr. 2022)

I steered Uplight's Orchestrated Energy product line through a transformative period, scaling the engineering team globally and driving significant revenue growth amidst the formation of Uplight through mergers.

Software Engineering Manager (Nov. 2017 - Mar. 2020)

Managed two engineering teams at Tendril, focusing on product development and data engineering, which helped lay the groundwork for Tendril's evolution into Uplight.

Lead Software Engineer (Jan. 2016 - Nov. 2017)

Led a team of 5 engineers in the development and launch of innovative energy-related products, contributing significantly to Tendril's market expansion.

Lead Software Engineer (Nov. 2014 - Jan. 2016)

Led a team of 5 engineers in the strategic relaunch of on a new CMS platform, laying the groundwork for Samsung's global digital infrastructure.

Senior Software Engineer (Oct. 2012 - Nov. 2014)

As a senior backend developer at Rosetta, I focused on innovating digital solutions for Samsung, including the pivotal Samsung+ app.

Software Engineer (Jun. 2010 - Oct. 2012)

Full-stack Java developer at Rosetta, focused on large-scale eCommerce projects, notably for Scholastic Books, enhancing online retail experiences.


This is a web app I built for hosting NFL Margin Pools, similar to survivor pools. Players gain or lose points based on the margin of victory of the team they pick each week. Built with Flask, Postgres, Bootstrap, and deployed on Heroku.



Python, SQL, JavaScript, TypeScript, Java, HTML, CSS

Frameworks & Libraries

Flask, FastAPI, SQLAlchemy, Prefect, DBT, Spark, Airflow, TailwindCSS, Vue.js, Nuxt.js

Databases & Storage

PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, Redis, ClickHouse, Redshift, BigQuery, Databricks, S3, GCS

Cloud & DevOps

AWS, GCP, Docker, CloudFormation, GitHub Actions, Serverless Architectures


Product Development, System Design, Data Modeling, Data Pipeline Architecture, Data Warehousing, Data Science & Analytics, SSO, OAuth