Work

Garmin

Front End Web Developer

Skills
  • JavaScript
  • Backbone
  • VueJS
  • NodeJS
  • JQuery
  • CSS
  • SASS
  • MySQL
  • PHP
  • Wordpress
  • HTML
Description, Duties, and Achievements
  • Project lead for the Garmin Support Center's front end
  • Developed complex, highly flexible applications
  • Gathered requirements from stakeholders and implemented their requirements into software
  • Performed testing of software and websites to ensure compatibility with various devices, browsers, operating systems
  • Developed custom Wordpress plugins, scripts, and themes

Lifted Logic

Developer, Developer Supervisor

Skills
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • JQuery
  • JavaScript
  • MongoDB
  • MySQL
  • NodeJS
  • PHP
  • SASS
  • SEO
  • Wordpress
  • XML
Description, Duties, and Achievements
  • Supervised a team of developers to complete time-sensitive projects
  • Converted web designs from PSD files to Wordpress templates using HTML, CSS / SASS, jQuery, and PHP
  • Developed complex, highly flexible shopping interface for customizable products
  • Gathered requirements from clients and implemented their requirements into software
  • Performed testing of software and websites to ensure compatibility with various devices, browsers, operating systems
  • Researched and implemented a checklist of search engine optimization items that all sites must meet prior to deployment
  • Developed custom Wordpress plugins and scripts
Projects

JNT Company, LLC

Developer

Skills
  • CSS
  • CodeIgniter
  • HTML
  • JQuery
  • JavaScript
  • LESS
  • MySQL
  • PHP
  • SEO
  • XML
Description, Duties, and Achievements
  • Converted web designs from PSD files to HTML, CSS, and jQuery templates, and converting into CMS templates within CodeIgniter
  • Improved CMS modules by increasing their flexibility and redesigning database schemas
  • Completed time-sensitive projects for clients using specified user requirements
  • Expanded a statistics module to support Google Analytics using the Google Client Library for PHP, and decreased development to production time by moving client data from files to the database
  • Worked with a team of developers to design an internal project management system for managing web site and client information and backups
  • Performed demonstrations of software to clients
  • Researched Google’s search engine optimization recommendations and authored a list of recommendations for internal developers and external clients to maximize exposure to search engines
  • Designed and developed a tool in PHP and MySQL for checking web pages for search engine optimization issues to be display on a CMS dashboard
  • Utilized Bootstrap framework to build a complete dashboard and CMS solution according to user specifications
Projects

Se2, Inc.

Programmer Analyst

Skills
  • ASP.NET
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • JQuery
  • JavaScript
  • Oracle
  • T-SQL
  • Visual Basic.NET
Description, Duties, and Achievements
  • Used VB.NET and T-SQL to create a batch processor of commission transactions
  • Worked with another programmer to create a new web site template using HTML, CSS, and Javascript (jQuery)
  • Improved existing VB.NET solutions to make them more flexible by making them client-independent

KSU Housing & Dining Services InfoTech

Developer

Skills
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • JQuery
  • JavaScript
  • MySQL
  • PHP
  • Visual Basic for Applications
  • Visual Basic.NET
  • XML
Description, Duties, and Achievements
  • Led a team to develop a modular applications platform
  • Wrote and maintained applications utilized by students and staff
  • Improved a Visual Basic application to expedite the processing of payroll data
  • Programmed a PHP application that automated menu item card creation
  • Worked with a team to create a PHP application that automated the entire application and selection process for resident and multicultural assistants

Environmental Protection Agency Radiation and Indoor Environments National Laboratory

Intern

Skills
  • C++
Description, Duties, and Achievements
  • Rewrote a broken C++ function that handled conversion of local laboratory time to Greenwich Mean Time
  • Improved a C++ application for the Radiation Emergency Response Team by adding support for a USB Caberra UniSpec radiation detection device

City of Topeka, ERP Department

Intern

Skills
  • Oracle
Description, Duties, and Achievements
  • Performed vendor database clean up and file conversions
  • Assisted with creating project documentation and design specifications

Education

Kansas State University

Bachelor of Science in Information Systems, 2011