Randy Hommel

Randy Hommel

Sacramento, United States
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Randy Hommel

Randy Hommel

Sacramento, United States
Member since December 16, 2013
Randy is a seasoned developer and entrepreneur specializing in PHP, MySQL, and C/C++. He lives in Sacramento, California with his wife of 4 years and 14 month-old twins (boy and girl). He works from home and likes enjoying time with his family. He has a proven record of creating successful web solutions.
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Portfolio
Experience
  • JavaScript, 6 years
  • PHP, 5 years
  • HTML5, 2 years
  • Docker, 1 year
  • AJAX, 6 years
  • Data Integration, 20 years
  • MySQL, 6 years
  • C/C++, 3 years
Sacramento, United States
Availability
Part-time
Preferred Environment
Ubuntu
The most amazing...
...thing I've created is a website for displaying product pricing information for in-store displays used at retail stores selling precious metals (gold, silver).
Employment
  • Owner, Programmer
    RKH Technology
    1996 - PRESENT
    • Designed multiple websites and web services utilizing market prices for precious metals.
    • Created a back-end website for order fulfillment and warehouse tracking for a local utility district.
    • Managed and maintained multiple e-commerce websites for multimillion dollar companies.
    • Offered technical support for both hardware and software to end users and companies before "Geek Squad" companies existed.
    • Collaborated with designers on a variety of web projects.
    Technologies: PHP, MySQL, C/C++
  • Application Engineer
    Amazon.com
    2014 - 2015
    • Created scripting tools for internal tracking of software deployment versions across multiple deployment systems using Perl, and API interfaces.
    • Developed automated deployment tracking and monitoring tools across world-wide regional deployments using C/C++.
    • Developed early warning systems when team-critical services would cause fatal errors using a combination of tools, including Ruby, and Bash scripting.
    • Supported Tier-1 level services across retail platforms as part of a rotating 24-hour support team.
    • Created automated rollback scripts for when unexpected software would cause fatal errors in the retail website during the deployment cycle using a combination of shell scripts, Perl, and C++.
    Technologies: C++, Bash, Perl
  • President
    Mom's Silver Shop
    2013 - 2014
    • Developed a POS system using C/C++.
    • Created an in-store pricing menu for items offered at their retail position.
    • Maintained an e-commerce website built using Zen Cart.
    • Automated a process for organizing sales information.
    • Designed an in-house website for calculating complex formulas for determining the value of jewelry.
    Technologies: PHP, MySQL, C/C++
  • IT Manager
    Summit Funding
    2003 - 2005
    • Developed a data conversion program allowing information exchange from in-house loan data to an outside loan servicing company.
    • Managed a network of 80+ employees.
    • Networked multiple business locations using Cisco VPN/routers without any prior experience with Cisco products.
    • Provided in-house tech support for malfunctioning computers.
    • Set up remote maintenance and upgraded services for all computer systems.
    Technologies: C/C++
Experience
  • Priceboard (Development)
    http://mss.priceboard.info

    This is a website for displaying product pricing information for an in-store display used at a retail store that sells precious metals (gold, silver).

Skills
  • Languages
    CSS, dBASE, HTML5, C, JavaScript, PHP, CSS3, HTML, C/C++, XML
  • Tools
    Apache, Docker, Visual Studio, PaintShop Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Xcode, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Paradigms
    AJAX, Agile Software Development, Responsive Web Design
  • Platforms
    LAMP, Linux, Mac OS X, Win32
  • Storage
    MySQL, Data Integration, PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB
  • Misc
    CSV
  • Frameworks
    Apache Cordova, AngularJS
  • Libraries/APIs
    jQuery, SQLite, jQuery UI, Node.js, Google Maps, PayPal API
Education
  • Associate of Science degree in Computer Science
    Foothill College - Los Altos Hills, California
    1993 - 1995
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