git, GitHub, GitLab, PhpStorm, Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence
Linux, CentOS, Ubuntu, AWS, EC2, S3, API Gateway, Lambda, DynamoDB, IAM
Apache, HAProxy, MySQL, Docker
Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery
Lead Backend Developer
Built and maintained several Laravel APIs and websites
Rearchitected outdated server architecture from Rackspace to combination of Netlify and AWS
Implemented business automation tasks integrating with Slack, AWS, Google Ads, Netlify, and GitLab
Architected an always available serverless API built with API Gateway, Lambda, and DynamoDB
Consulting for After5.io customers after hours for backend PHP development work. Core focus on Laravel applications, testing, code review, and CI/CD.
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)
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.
Traditional LAMP stack with supporting Java services.
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)
phpJobs is a job board exclusively aimed at showcasing the best PHP related jobs.
This project uses a combination of Laravel, Vue, and MySQL. It integrates 5 different job providers and aggregates PHP jobs for display along with promoting on Twitter.
If an employer wants to get a featured job they can pay on the site via Stripe integration.