Owner/Freelance Developer2008 - PRESENTNuWave Commerce
Technologies: Laravel, PHP, WordPress, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Ember, React, Bootstrap
- Developed a company business plan and secured over $300,000 in project development during the second year of business.
- Built and maintained client relations for small and C-level businesses.
- Developed and designed all websites and applications for company clients while serving as the main point of a contact throughout the build, design, and go-live process.
- Created an internal application for a Fortune 100 company's health and wellness department.
- Supported and maintained client applications hosted on Amazon Web Services.
Software Engineer2018 - 2019Lungo (Acuity Scheduling; via Toptal)
Technologies: Laravel, GraphQL, React, PHP, MySQL, Redis, AWS, Docker
- Created, optimized, and managed a scalable GraphQL server to serve as a single entry point for a single-page application.
- Created a test suite to validate GraphQL queries, mutations, and subscriptions and integrated with Apollo Engine to track metrics and performance.
- Integrated third-party APIs with customized actions created by end users.
- Created a queue system to perform actions defined by end-users and log activities for billing and metrics.
- Created a calendar and event system which integrated with the queue to manipulate delivery dates.
Senior Web Developer2011 - 2012Fervor Creative
- Took the lead on web development projects and served as a primary point of contact for clients.
- Collaborated with the design team to ensure that layouts both met client expectations and maximized efficiency on mobile devices.
- Created websites which allowed clients to easily update content and layouts without knowledge of HTML/CSS.
PHP Developer2010 - 2011Noteworthy Medical
- Collaborated with the project management and quality assurance teams to design and develop interfaces to improve the user experience.
- Managed the implementation of an auditing system and interface for user accountability.
Team Leader1998 - 2000US Army
- Maintained international safety and security of personnel and equipment while working with government agencies and local authorities.
- Managed and trained team members while monitoring performance and providing performance feedback.
- Increased team involvement by communicating and providing support to superiors in a timely manner.