Allister Kays, Full-stack Developer in Portland, United States
Allister Kays

Full-stack Developer in Portland, United States

Member since October 12, 2022
Allister is a full-stack web developer with over four years of experience who leans more towards algorithms and API development rather than design. Allister is self-taught with a passion for helping others, solving problems, coding, and providing personalized solutions that emphasize communication and prioritizing client needs.
Allister is now available for hire


  • Datadx
    HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C#, ASP.NET
  • SimBco
    JavaScript, Node.js, FeathersJS, WordPress, HTML, CSS, PHP
  • Self Employed
    JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Node.js, PHP, WordPress



Portland, United States



Preferred Environment

Windows, Ubuntu, Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code

The most amazing...

...project I've built by myself was a professional full-stack application—containing authentication, user administration, and a custom-built analytics dashboard.


  • Web Developer

    2021 - PRESENT
    • Built and supported an internal- and external-facing application portal to serve users' healthcare analytics data.
    • Tracked and resolved requests and bugs in Azure DevOps.
    • Developed custom applications for internal use by other team members.
    Technologies: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C#, ASP.NET
  • Full-stack Developer

    2018 - 2022
    • Worked as the sole developer on several projects, fully implementing desired specifications.
    • Planned and set up the architecture for multiple projects.
    • Communicated questions and progress updates to clients.
    Technologies: JavaScript, Node.js, FeathersJS, WordPress, HTML, CSS, PHP
  • Full-stack Developer

    2017 - 2022
    Self Employed
    • Composed proposals for clients and communicated objectives and progress updates.
    • Built new projects from the ground up and added new functionality to existing projects and websites.
    • Constructed custom WordPress plugins to support the desired functionality for client websites.
    Technologies: JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Node.js, PHP, WordPress


  • LendingWell

    This project involved matching registered investment advisors (RIAs), IBD advisors, independent and captive insurance agents, and tax practices with the right lending solution for an optimized outcome.

    Here, I worked as the sole full-stack developer and implemented the partial design provided by the client.

    Project Features:
    • Configurable questionnaire for matching users to lenders
    • Admin area for managing lenders
    • Analytics dashboard for viewing user progress and lender matching
    • Amortization calculator


  • Languages

    JavaScript, CSS, HTML, PHP, C#
  • Libraries/APIs

  • Tools

    Git, Visual Studio, Adobe Experience Design (XD)
  • Platforms

    WordPress, Windows, Ubuntu, Visual Studio Code
  • Frameworks

    FeathersJS, ASP.NET
  • Other

    Microsoft Azure

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