Todd Placher



Currently, Todd is working as the lead software solutions engineer for a Chicago based firm that specializes in developing a wide variety of solutions for small & medium size businesses working with a range of teams based mainly remotely.

Prior to working with smaller companies with smaller budgets, Todd worked for a number of years as a software technical lead for a large telecommunications company working in Java/Python, Kafka/RabbitMQ, Oracle/Vertica/PostgreSQL with Pentabyte data volumes and prior to that he worked for another multi-national corporation with follow-the-sun development practices in C++.

Todd enjoys golf (code-golf specifically), bug bounty events, CTF parties, and coding challenges when not riding or looking to buy a new sport motorcycle.