Paul Giberson

Full Stack Developer enhancing and modernizing software products and software development

Phone: 602-717-1983
Website: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paulgiberson/
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Full stack developer with 8+ years of experience in LAMP stacks. 

Previously lead developer for Socious MemberCloud platform, currently looking for my next challenge.

Stack Overflow: Top 5% jquery/php tags, 10% javascript tag (https://stackoverflow.com/users/story/868321)

Skills

PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, LESS, HTML, Twig, C#, Java, Zend Framework, Laravel, ASP.NET MVC

git, CVS, PhpStorm, Eclipse, Jira, Bitbucket Server, Confluence, TFS, TFVC

Linux, CentOS, AWS

Apache, HAProxy, MySQL, SQL Server

Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery


Experience

Higher Logic (Formerly Socious)

Software Architect

January 2016 - Present

Lead team of 4 developers for Socious Product Development reporting to CTO. 

Planned weekly sprints utilizing Kanban to fix bugs and add features with a weekly release cycle.

Core Responsibilities: Code Review, JIRA Ticket Management, Agile planning, Architectural Software Decisions, Complex Software Development, Large Refactoring Projects, Software Release Management (weekly)

(Higher Logic acquired Socious in January 2017)

Socious

Senior Full Stack Developer

October 2012 - December 2015

Rapidly built and prototyped new features and bug fixes. Built out development team (from 2 to 6 engineers). 

Managed major technological changes such as version control (git), branching strategies, code review, software upgrades, IDE changes, hardware advancements. 

Socious

Full Stack Developer

May 2009 - October 2012

Built and maintained several high visibility components of the Socious platform. Also rearchitected Ajax and JavaScript workflows.

Traditional LAMP stack with supporting Java services.

Socious

System Administrator

February 2008 - May 2009

Independently wrote a PHP (Zend Framework) based web application for interacting with production code and allowing for CVS commits. Application was in production for more than seven years.

Bare metal to cloud server migration,  SQL/Data Backup Strategies (Replication, EC2, S3 Archiving)

Education

Arizona State University

B.A.S., Computer System Administration

2005 - 2007

Mesa Community College

A.A.S., Internet/Intranet Web Development Technologies

2002 - 2005