Derek Kniffin

Derek Kniffin

Senior Full-Stack Developer

Derek Kniffin is a senior full-stack developer at Quimbee. After growing up in New York and North Carolina, Derek majored in computer science at the University of Colorado at Boulder. While in school, he also worked in the university's information technology (IT) department as a system administrator and database administrator. After graduating, he moved back to North Carolina and worked as a software developer at Smashing Boxes, a software-development agency based in Durham, contributing to over 20 projects. Derek joined Quimbee in January 2020.

In his free time, Derek enjoys contributing to open-source software, including some hobby projects of his own, and playing board games and hiking with his friends and family.


  • B.S., University of Colorado, 2015