Cliff DeRose is a highly-skilled, senior-level, software developer with extensive experience developing .NET applications. As a Senior Product Engineer at Origami Risk, his primary responsibility is working with the Product team to improve, enhance, and develop new product features. He is also responsible for fixing bugs, refactoring existing code, testing builds, working with the development team to improve tools and productivity, and working with Origami Risk colleagues and customers to develop ideas and designs for new innovative features.
Prior to joining Origami Risk in October 2017, Cliff worked for numerous companies ranging from small startups to Fortune 500 companies, most recently as a web architect for VigiLanz Corporation. In that role, he was responsible for architecting, implementing, deploying, and supporting some of the most critical pieces of the system, including elements such as single sign-on (SSO) and the entire solution for reporting/integrating with the National Health Safety Network (NHSN). Many of his contributions greatly contributed to VigiLanz’s growth from a small startup to the leading provider of clinical decision support software for hospitals throughout the United States. Prior to his work at VigiLanz, Cliff worked for 8 years as a consultant.
Cliff graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree with a specialization in Computer Science from Northern Illinois University. Cliff is a Microsoft Certified Professional, Sun Certified Java Programmer, and Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer.