Ruby On Rails In A Team Oriented Envrionment

Ruby On Rails In A Team Oriented Environment

Rafter, Software Engineer, San Mateo, CA                                                                                                                          

Refactored, troubleshooted, and added features to a large legacy backend codebase for  an online textbook rental business

Developed for Ruby on Rails in a team-oriented, test-driven (RSpec/Test::Unit) Agile environment

McMurry, Software Engineer (contract), Phoenix, AZ

Acted as either lead or assistant developer on a number of active projects

Developed for a popular CMS platform, Magento/Zend, and CodeIgniter using MySQL

Rhino Internet Solutions, Software Engineer (contract), Tempe, AZ

Participated in the ground-up redevelopment of a Fortune 500 homebuilder’s website

Built administration modules, custom JavaScript calculators, XML data exporters

Written in PHP using CodeIgniter, jQuery, and MySQL

Arizona State University CRESMET, Systems Analyst / Software Developer, Tempe, AZ

Lead developer of the Examinator, written in Ruby on Rails using MySQL
Lead developer of the Automated Advisor, writen in PHP using MySQL

Lead developer of the CRESMET Video Kiosk, writen in Tcl using MySQL

Lead developer of Pretty Good Training, written in PHP using MySQL

Acted as primary point of contact for support of all of the above applications
System administrator for dev/prod tiers; managed patching, scripting, and backups

eTelegate LLC, Software Developer (contract), Scottsdale, AZ                                                                                            
Adapted osCommerce platform to accept proprietary credit card solution

Inexo Inc, Software Developer, Phoenix, AZ                                                                                                                       
Lead or assistant developer for multiple client projects in PHP/MySQL

Various Organizations, Software Developer (contract), Phoenix Metro Area, AZ                                                              
Lead developer for several direct-client projects in PHP/MySQL
Systems administrator of Linux and FreeBSD-based servers


Linux Systems Administration (17 years)               Ruby on Rails Development (1.5 years)                 GIS/Cartography  (1 year)
PHP/MySQL Development (9 years)                     CSS/JavaScript (8 years)                                                        


Stanton for Mayor, Data & Finance Intern, Phoenix, AZ                                                                                                    
Assisted in accurate reporting of financial data and maintained contacts database
Represented the candidate through phone banks, neighborhood canvasses, and community events

• Provided general IT support for the campaign office

Downtown Voices, Co-organizer/Software Developer, Phoenix, AZ                                                                                   
Developed and QAd campaign website on CiviCRM
Engaged the public via community outreach such as press releases and newsletters

Arizona State University, Systems Administrator, Tempe, AZ                                                                                           
Provided end-user support; established and administered Linux servers; facilitated security audits


Musical composition, piano                                    Community planning and activism                                          History

Photography                                                            Cartography                                                                            Board games

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