Hello, I am Adam Brown

Full-Stack Engineer / Blockchain Specialist / Linux Administrator

A leader with a strong background in building remote teams, coaching, guiding performance, and monitoring development. Excels at independently designing and building amazing products and services. Strong believer in innovation and constant learning. Can develop the full-stack, from programming, database design and maintenance, to server management and operations.

Full Name

Adam Brown


Full-time, Remote, and Contract


Ithaca, NY 14850


Websites Built


Startups Built


LinkedIn Relationships
$250k Hackathon Winner

Texas Bitcoin Conference 2014 Hackathon

Certified Bitcoin Professional

CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium

Laravel PHP Framework
Linux Server Administration
Deployment Automation & DevOps
Frontend Design
Blockchain Engineering
Payment Processing & FinTech


Cornell University

Applications Developer III

Ithaca, NY

Creating and supporting standard and bespoke applications for the Computer Science department.


Xough, LTD

Director / CTO

London, UK (Remote)

Primary developer and equity partner of CoinMall.io, the Bitcoin Marketplace for Digital Goods.




Ithaca, NY

Currently a Startup Factory that builds and sells turnkey websites and startups. In earlier years, it performed contract and consulting work.


Premium Gift Cards


Austin, TX

Service that sold gift cards for gaming and media platforms in exchange for Bitcoin. Retired when the primary product, Steam Wallet Codes, became obsolete because the Steam platform started accepting Bitcoin directly.


Payment Approved

Software Engineer

Austin, TX

Contributed to the core code-base of an advanced p2p payments platform and a credit card payment processor. Designed database schema, picked and implemented Laravel framework, designed the encryption methods and procedures, and implemented the basics of that security.




Austin, TX

Built the infrastructure to power a new generation of Authentication Providers to allow businesses to utilize Zero Knowledge Identity Verification. Goal was to allow users to prove their identity to an identity provider once and not have to prove it again to any websites that accepted the BlockAuth compatible logins. Benefits to business partners included guarantees that users were real people, unique, and meet any legal requirements to use the service. Recipient of $250,000 BitAngels.co Angel Investment.



Systems Engineer

Austin, TX

Responsible for implementing methods to keep 500+ client machines and 30+ servers up-to-date and operational, monitoring network and server health, prevention of virus and malware outbreaks, and investigating improvements to procedures and technology using current best practices.


Longhorn Services

IT Director

Austin, TX

Created offsite data backup systems, Kept all workstations and servers up to date, Created and maintained company website, Implemented SEO and social media outreach programs, Created custom appointment and proposal system, Used new technologies to reduced time to create customer bid by 75%

Contact Preferences

I generally don't like phone calls. Please send me an email.