Resume


Summary of Qualifications


  • Served 6 years Active Duty in the United States Navy which honed skills such as high attention to detail, professionalism, and working under pressure.
  • Experienced LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) stack developer.
  • Experienced with many tool chains including PHP Frameworks (Zend Framework, CakePHP, Yii, among others), jQuery, hundreds of difference Javascript libraries, LESS (CSS Pre-Processing), unit testing with PHPUnit, application optimization with XDebug/WebGrind, and version control with Git and Subversion.
  • Multi-OS capable. I can (and do) use MacOS, Linux, and Windows for development.
  • Semi-proficient server administrator. Can configure development and production Linux web servers from the ground up with a proper LAMP stack as well as additional services such as DNS (BIND/NAMED) and email (POSTFIX). Additional experience with local environments using Vagrant and cloud environments on Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Creative problem solver capable of tackling problems head on with unique and effective solutions.
  • Have varying degrees of experience from dabbling with C, C++, Objective-C, Ruby (Rails), Python, and Java. I am capable of learning new languages and technologies quickly when provided the opportunity.
  • Ranked top 2% on StackOverflow.com with a cumulative reputation score over 14,200 and have reached over a million people with my answers.

Employment History


Senior Developer / Architect Vision Property Management Sep. 2014 - Nov. 2017

(COLUMBIA, SC)

Senior developer and architect building internal real estate management tools. I provided technical guidance and project management to a small team of talented developers and worked on wide variety of products powered by everything from Zend Framework 1 all the way up to Laravel 5.4. Operated in a devops capacity working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and provided development environments powered by Vagrant and Puppet. Additionally, I also created non-web projects such as extensions for Microsoft Dynamics GP and Windows Services using C# for managing VOIP phone recordings and cloud synchronization.

Notable projects:

– Created custom web-based CRM that integrated with Zultys MXIE phone system and tied in other internal applications for an efficient process flow to manage the sales cycle from start to finish.
– Created ETL based reporting system with JavaScript based drag and drop connectors to visually build reports.


Full Stack Developer Kelleher, Helmrich, & Associates Dec. 2013 - Sep. 2014

(HAMMOND, INDIANA — REMOTE)

Web developer focused on a diverse array of technologies. Operated as sole developer maintaining many legacy PHP projects as well as building new projects with Laravel.


Education


Colorado Technical University 2012 - 2015 B.S. Information Technology

Graduated August 2015 Summa Cum Laude with a GPA of 3.95.