Resume

Objective

     To obtain a challenging web development position that values passion for learning and strong work ethics that result in cutting edge web technologies for your clientele.

Work Experience

Still Water Interactive

December 2010 - Present

Backend Programmer

    • Created various tools for speeding up internal work flow, including a PHP Templating Engine, and a PHP Content Management System.
    • Switched between Ruby on Rails and PHP development in order to meet the demands of the current clients.
    • Worked with remote/internal programmers in order to meet the time constraints and requirements of each individual project.

Freelance Web Developer

April 2009 - December 2010

  • Projects
    • Clarion Consulting - Maintained current Ruby on Rails application.
    • Joshua Project Mobile Application - Developed a web based Iphone application using Ruby on Rails framework.
    • New World Center Website - Translated design into Drupal Theme, and installed Drupal application.
    • TravelingFoam.com Website - Developed, tested, and deployed Ruby on Rails application.

GoTV Networks, Sherman Oaks, CA

August 2008 - April 2009

Web Master

  • Web Development - Developing Word Press Themes, Community Websites built on Word Press Blogging Engine, and PHP & Ruby driven web applications.
  • Research and Development - Gaining knowledge of Ruby on Rails in order to develop tools for Screen Scraping and report generation.
  • Quality Control - Investing time and energy addressing known bug issues, and developing solutions to the problems.

Salamander Web Solutions, Arcadia, CA

December 2005- 2008 Closed

Lead Developer & Partner

  • Project Management - Organized and developed all necessary documents for managing small to large scale projects, including database design, user interface layout, and estimation of time and cost of project.
  • Web Development - Developed dynamic PHP driven websites, utilizing various coding practices and languages in order to meet and even exceed the requirements of the project.
  • Quality Control - Oversaw the quality of product produced, and coding practices implemented in developing that product.
  • Training - Invested time and energy in the training and overseeing of all new web developers that were brought on staff.

Other Work Experience

  • 10+ years in various customer service & managerial positions

Technical Summary

Coding Languages

  • 6+ years experience PHP (5.2.5) and Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • 2 year experience Ruby
  • 2 months Objective C - IPhone Development
  • HTML, XHTML & XML
  • Javascript, CSS (Cross Browser) & AJAX (Cross Browser)

Coding Frameworks

  • cakePHP
  • Prototype
  • JQuery
  • Rails

Architectural Patterns

  • Model-View-Controller (MVC)

Databases

  • MySQL(4.1.22)
  • SQLite

Libraries

  • Scriptaculous

Other

  • Experience working with Google Map API, Google Analytics, Google Web Master Tools, Yahoo Site Explorer, Live Search Webmaster Central, Facebook Applications
  • WordPress Theme & Widget Development
  • Drupal Integration

Currently Learning

  • Objective C - IPhone Development

Education

California Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA

  • 2002-2005 California Preliminary Teaching Credential
  • 2001 Bachelor of Arts, History