- Senior PHP Developer, AngelVision Technologies, Apr. 2013 - Present
Part time job creating any website or web application our clients needed. Work includes web application to manage and host all the movies the company created, advanced tracking of client's movie data, customized video player, e-commerce sites, work on custom Laravel CMS, and anything else asked of me.
- Senior PHP Developer, Darkwater Studios, Apr. 2008 - Apr. 2013
Full time job creating websites such as OMSI.edu, InternetJock.com, and IndulgeCaramels.com. Work included custom shopping carts, Paypal and Authorize.net integration, custom Content Management Systems, web application development, work with Joomla and OS Commerce, extensive jQuery integration, a custom project / task management tool, SMS integration, custom API's, and anything else asked of me.
- Co-Owner, WritersCafe.org, Feb. 2006 - Present
An online community for writers designed and developed by my brother and myself. Work on this site includes a custom content management system which powers the entire site, tons of AJAX, community moderation, custom forums, an E-mail notification system, a PayPal integrated ad network, MySQL optimization, and more. WritersCafe.org hosts over 42,000 members.
- Owner, EarlyCanvas, Jan. 2015 - Present
A social network and portfolio site for aspiring artists. Custom content manage system, transactional e-mails (integrated with Mandrill), Facebook/Twitter/Flickr/Instagram integration, popularity algorithms, varied and reusable design work, mobile optimization, commenting/liking/sharing/pinning, and community moderation.
- Web Developer, Conference Solutions, Inc., Oct. 2008 - Present
Part time job creating websites for annual conferences such as the North West Environmental Conference, the International Herpesvirus Workshop, and the Northwest Human Resource Management Association. Work includes custom registration forms, integration with File Maker, custom design, mailing list management, and more.
- Custom Web Design
Ten years experience creating custom websites including GUI design, site planning and architecture.
- Website Administration
Community oversight and development, user support, maintenance, and more.
- Database Management
Manage Linux based web servers, MySQL database servers, database optimization, and more.
- Software Proficiency
jEdit, Dreamweaver CS5, Photoshop CS5, Adobe Illustrator CS5
- University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN, Sept. 2002 – Dec. 2003
Institute of Technology - General Major
- University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI, Sept. 2005 – Dec. 2005
College of Arts and Sciences - English Major