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