I’m a Software Engineer with a passion for finding efficient ways to solve problems. Lately, I've been focusing on web application development + e-commerce. I am seeking a challenging full time position working on quality web software.
# Software Engineer, Radio Systems Corporation, Knoxville, TN — 2019 - Present
Create React component library using Storybook for alignment across brands where possible. Utilize Netlify to automate builds and deploys of Gatsby frontend websites. Implement various AWS services to onboard brand acquisitions. Work closely with design team to find opportunities to establish standards for frontend websites and applications. Review pull requests, participate in pair programming, sprint reviews and sprint planning.
# Senior Web Developer, Radio Systems Corporation, Knoxville, TN — 2014 - 2019
Work with e-commerce team to keep company web properties up and running. Participate in the planning and development of new features, using Agile. Utilize object-oriented PHP with Magento e-commerce framework, front-end development workflows, and CMS knowledge to make customer experiences awesome. Become proficient with various debugging and problem-solving techniques. Take responsibility for production infrastructure (LAMP-stack). Participate in “on-call” rotation with other senior developers.
# Web Developer, Metamedia™, Knoxville, TN — November 2012 - March 2014
Work collaboratively on customer relationship/lead generation software using the Symfony PHP framework, jQuery, and HTML5. Learn and utilize MVC methodology. Perform daily content management tasks using Joomla and WordPress. Develop a small-scale social networking solution for a client. Create documentation for software and processes.
# Web Developer, Freelance, Knoxville, TN — January 2012 - November 2012
Work with a variety of small business clients to develop customized WordPress sites. Work with existing web development companies to create custom PHP scripts and to code PSD files into HTML/CSS for WordPress themes.
# Web Developer, Angel & Associates, Knoxville, TN — 2009-2011
Interacted with clients to come up with the best solution for their web needs. Designed/coded websites either from scratch or using WordPress as CMS of choice. Customize code to create admin interfaces that are less confusing, and more streamlined. Setup servers, test servers, domain registrations, Google Apps installations, and provide basic IT support for many clients.
# Web Development Intern, DoubleJay Creative, Knoxville, TN — July - December 2008
Assisted in planning and development of several corporate websites. Grew in knowledge of PHP/MySQL as well as WordPress development. Gained experience with client interaction/consulting. Added/modified content for existing clients.
# Middle Tennessee State University
- Murfreesboro, TN
- Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications (Electronic Media Production)
# Christian Academy of Knoxville
- Knoxville, TN
Full-stack web development / React / Gatsby / Netlify / VueJS / Object Oriented (MVC) PHP / HTML / CSS / MySQL / Git / Webpack / Symfony+Laravel PHP Frameworks / PHPStorm IDE / CMS / Mac OS / Linux server setup+admin / APIs
Refereences available upon request.
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