Rodrigo Salles, Social Media Integration Developer in Curitiba - State of Paraná, Brazil
Rodrigo Salles

Social Media Integration Developer in Curitiba - State of Paraná, Brazil

Member since April 16, 2017
Since 2013, Rodrigo has been making a living as a remote web developer—loving and focusing on WordPress and working as a fundamental part of several IT teams and projects. With hands-on experience in a variety of tech, software analysis, and development lifecycle, he's always ready to help and prepared to rethink decisions. Acting as a team player is natural to him and he's attracted many faithful friends and connections throughout his career.
Rodrigo is now available for hire




Curitiba - State of Paraná, Brazil



Preferred Environment

Visual Studio SDK, Git, Windows, MacOS

The most amazing...

...thing I've developed was a compiler that reads a file written in a defined language and checks for syntax errors or any invalid instruction.


  • Web Developer (Onsite and Remote)

    2014 - PRESENT
    Red8 Interactive
    • Developed a variety of WordPress websites and plugins, according to different client's requirements.
    • Made daily use of SASS, Grunt, custom fields/queries, and a variety of plugins.
    • Created an all-in-one social network plugin that retrieved content from the most popular social sites and made them available via widgets and shortcodes.
    • Integrated WordPress sites with third party applications like a banking system and Microsoft Dynamics.
    • Customized themes.
    • Provided support and bug-fixing.
    Technologies: WordPress, Git, Sass, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript, HTML5, PHP
  • Web Developer (Onsite and Remote)

    2015 - 2017
    MIGHTYminnow Web Studio
    • Worked on WordPress plugin development and theme customization.
    • Integrated WordPress with different platforms (social networks APIs, third party applications).
    • Made daily use of Slack, Git, Asana, and other project management tools.
    • Developed a set of reusable custom components for Visual Composer.
    • Conducted Q&A and maintenance of all the projects hosted by the company.
    Technologies: Git, Sass, JavaScript, jQuery, WordPress
  • Web Developer (Remote)

    2013 - 2017
    Cox eLearning Consultants | vTrainingRoom, Inc.
    • Build WordPress-based websites and customized themes.
    • Developed custom plugins as required in order to fit specific client needs.
    • Conducted daily Q&A and maintenance tasks.
    • Implemented a custom integration between WordPress and different platforms used by managers.
    Technologies: Git, Sass, JavaScript, jQuery, WordPress
  • Developer | System Analyst

    2006 - 2013
    eWave do Brasil
    • Delivered a business-to-business (B2B) portal responsible for managing all order requests from retailers and final customers; used IBM WebSphere Commerce as the main platform.
    • Created an HR management system responsible for managing and controlling all the human resources working hours and activities related to the internal projects (a multi-project environment).
    • Integrated a variety of legacy systems applying SOA architecture concepts using Oracle SOA Suite (a telecom company in Brazil called VIVO).
    • Made constant use of technologies like J2EE, ASP.NET, Oracle SOA Suite (BPEL, ESB, WLI, Data Services) and Oracle Database SQL.
    Technologies: Bamboo, Jira, Oracle WebLogic Application Server, IBM WebSphere, JavaScript, jQuery, ASP.NET, Java


  • Reactive Surfaces (Development)

    This responsive website was created from scratch, based on the Underscores theme. The original design was built using Sketch.

    Technologies: WordPress, Sass, jQuery (External Libraries), Custom Post Types, ACF

  • GitHub Account (Other amazing things)
  • Red8 Interactive Projects (Other amazing things)

    A list of the projects that I was involved with on a daily basis as part of the Red8 developer team.

  • Bishop Ranch (Development)

    Technologies: WordPress, Sass, jQuery, Custom Post Types, ACF, Events Calendar

  • Fair St. Louis (Other amazing things)

    Technologies: WordPress, Sass, jQuery, Events Website

  • (Development)

    I was involved with parts of the project for

    Technologies: WordPress, Sass, jQuery


  • Languages

    PHP, Sass, SQL, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, C#, Java
  • Tools

    Eclipse IDE, MAMP, Coda 2, Slack, Sublime Text, Sequel Pro, Git, Jira, Bamboo, Adobe Photoshop, Apache, Nginx, Adobe Premiere Pro, Bourbon Neat
  • Platforms

    WordPress, MacOS, Windows, IBM WebSphere
  • Industry Expertise

    Web Development
  • Other

    WordPress Themes, Social Media Integration, Oracle WebLogic Application Server
  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery, Facebook API, Instagram API, Twitter API, WordPress API, Visual Studio SDK, REST APIs, Google API
  • Paradigms

  • Storage

    SQL Stored Procedures, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server
  • Frameworks



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Information Systems
    2000 - 2003
    Universidade Positivo - Curitiba, Brazil

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