Resume

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WEB DEVELOPER

Experienced developer with a focus on working across teams to bring projects to completion on time, meeting business requirements with the highest level of quality.  

Areas of expertise include:

  • Web application development
  • Agile development methodology
  • Technology usage and application analysis
  • Ability to work with diverse teams to achieve project goals under tight deadlines

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Web Developer - Experis  (since 5/2017)

Alternate Text Production Center

  • Refactor legacy code to work with modern versions of PHP, MySQL
  • Migrate web application to Amazon Web Services
  • Managed bugs and feature requests with JIRA

California Virtual Campus/Online Education Initiative

  • User acceptance testing and quality assurance testing of ExCEL (Cross-Enrollment product)
  • Provided technical documentation and a user manual for the Cross-Enrollment product
  • Perform content updates and maintenance of https://cvc.edu and https://onlinenetworkofeducators.org 
  • Build custom WordPress plugins and template modifications for cvc.edu
  • Ensure full accessibility compliance (WCAG AA) of all public facing web sites
  • Perform organization user administration with Google Enterprise Suite
  • Configure and rollout of ZenDesk help desk software enabling a streamlined support mechanism for the organization

California Community Colleges Tech Center – Oroville, CA

  • Manage and maintain several Joomla and Drupal website
  • Ensure full accessibility compliance (WCAG AA) of CCTC web sites
  • Create a custom template for Joomla sites that adheres to branding standards
  • Work with various teams across the CCCTC to improve documentation and publishing standards
  • Performed system backups, restores, new system builds, database administration of Linux based web servers

 

Senior Web Developer - Ecom Enterprises, Inc. – Sunnyvale, CA 5/2013 – 5/2017

  • Develop custom web applications, content management systems and general website production for clients, including: Suneva Medical, MarketWired, Sysomos, and Clean Power Finance    
  • Customize WordPress, Drupal, and Joomla instances and create custom templates and plugins
  • Use UI/UX expertise to improve page layout and flow to create intuitive user experiences 
  • Reduce client costs and increase company profits by contributing expertise with existing open source software solutions
  • Utilize JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as: jQuery, Angular, Bootstrap, React, Vue for rapid application development
  • Perform security audits and refactor of custom web applications for high target clients
  • Participate in enterprise software development cycles using Agile methods

 

Webmaster - Harris Center for the Arts/Three Stages at Folsom Lake College – Folsom, CA 6/2012 – 6/2013

  • Built and updated website content at www.harriscenter.net, including images, text/copy and external links
  • Built HTML email blasts on a weekly basis that were sent to a customer base of ~50,000 ensuring consistency of appearance for all email clients
  • Created and manipulated images for performance promotions to fit web template using Photoshop
  • Worked within the Audience View ticketing system and CMS to manage the website

 

Multimedia Director - Planners Collaborative/NASA Ames Research Center – Boston, MA 2/2009 – 11/2010

  • Responsible for video and web media production at NASA Ames Research Center, including creating storyboards, finding footage in NASA archives, shooting interviews with experts, hiring talent, coordinating professional production and editing content
  • HTML development (HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL) of many sites for NASA Ames
  • Created interactive multimedia programs for Ames Visitor’s Center and Ames Exploration Encounter

 

Independent Contractor – Sacramento, CA 1/2004 – Present

  • Develop multimedia and HTML content for clients, including: Harvest-Communications, NASA, Diocese of San Jose and Bearpaw Shoes using WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP and MySQL
  • Build ecommerce websites for clients using open source PHP tools, including Zen Cart and OS Commerce
  • Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP (LAMP) server administration tasks 

 

Director/Partner - The Clausette, Inc. – Sacramento, CA 2/2005 – 2/2008

  • Created an online women’s footwear business grossing $2.4 million during peak sales year
  • Designed and created website and managed operations, marketing, sales and technology development
  • Wrote custom tools to integrate Amazon sales data into our existing infrastructure.

 

Media Production Supervisor - CRC Health Group – San Jose, CA 8/2001 – 12/2003

  • Developed interactive educational tools for teens dealing with drug and alcohol prevention
  • Full video production including; lighting, filming, editing, DVD production, and compression.
  • Developed interactive product training. 
  • Produced content (video, music, voice-over, flash animations, and HTML) for various projects

 

Systems Engineer - Motorola – Ventura, CA                                         1996 – 2001

  • Rolled out of 2G and 3G CDMA wireless telecommunications systems in South Korea, Japan, and Israel
  • Developed web content for training and system deployment projects. Wrote technical documentation.
  • Managed field-test activities in various system optimization projects.  Analyzed and manipulated data with Perl and UNIX shell scripting

 

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Astronomical Association of Northern California 2009

  • Recognized for outstanding and continuous support in distinguishing and fostering Amateur Astronomy
  • Ames Honor Award 2009
  • Recognized for role in the International Space University project team
  • NASA 2008
  • Received “Outstanding Achievement Award” for contribution and dedication in achieving NASA’s goal in support of Yuri’s Night Bay Area

 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Cub Master - Folsom Cub Scout Pack 97 2011 – 2014

 

WEBSITE WORK SAMPLES

California Community Colleges Tech Center – https://ccctechcenter.org  Developed a Joomla template for use across multiple websites for the “CCCTC”.  Performed regular maintenance tasks, content updates, and bug fixes for several Joomla and Drupal sites.

California Community Colleges Tech Center - http://status.ccctechcenter.org/  Created an uptime monitor interface for the various servers and applications used at the Tech Center.

NAMI Santa Clara Countyhttp://www.namisantaclara.org/

Customized a WordPress theme for the client, configured several plugins, converted content from the old site, and provided training for office staff to manage their new WordPress instance.