James Bush

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Software engineer with 2 years of professional experience building and maintaining cloud-native applications and data management tooling on Agile teams. 4 years of combined professional and academic experience in object-oriented programming (Python), with the ability to write concise, production-quality code. 10+ years experience as legal counsel in healthcare and data privacy (GDPR, HIPAA) matters.


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Oregon State University
B.S. - Computer Science (2023)
Coursework: Intro to Computer Science I & II, Discrete Mathematics, Computer Architecture & Assembly Language, Data Structures, Software Engineering I & II, Databases, Web Development, Networking, Open Source Software, Operating Systems (Linux), Project Management

Stetson University
J.D. (2009)

Moot Court Board

University of Florida
B.A., Political Science, Mass Communications, cum laude (2006)

Programming Languages and Proficiencies

Languages: Python, JavaScript, C, HTML/CSS

Tools/frameworks: Git, Flask, Jinja2, Node.js, React, Azure DevOps, AWS (Lambda, S3, EC2, API Gateway, Sagemaker GroundTruth), Docker, Terraform, Pydicom, VS Code

DBMS: MySQL/MariaDB, MongoDB/Mongoose, SQLite, GCP Datastore

OSs: Linux (Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS, Manjaro), MacOS, Windows

Selected Publications

Bush, J.F. An Overview of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) for Clinical Research Organizations. (2019). SOCRA Source.

Bush, J.F. GDPR: HIPAA Compliance May no Longer be Enough. (2019). Florida Bar Health Law Section Newsletter.

Non-Academic/Professional Interests

Thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2014 (Georgia to Maine)



GitHub (personal) (academic)