Web Developer

Effective computer programmer successfully implementing successful IT infrastructure for enterprise and commercial applications. Excels in providing innovative solutions in a timely manner from inception to completion. Experienced in providing ecommerce solutions and enterprise support software handling planning and execution.

Technical Proficiencies

Languages:
PHP, Ruby, Python, Javascript, (x)HTML 4/5, Java, Objective-C, Unix Shell Scripting, Perl, CoffeeScript, CSS, SASS, MivaScript

Frameworks:
Symfony2, CakePHP, Zend, Ruby on Rails, Miva Merchant, Magento, WordPress, Joomla, Sencha Touch, jQuery

Platforms:
Mac OS X, Windows XP/7, Ubuntu 10.04/12.04/12.10, Cent OS 6

Services:
Apache2, MySQL, SQLite, Postgres

Tools:
Sublime Text, Eclipse, Git, Svn, Bundler, Composer, Cocoapods, Rake, Make, Photoshop, Pixelmator, Netbeans, Google Docs, Microsoft Office, Open Office

Professional Experience

CBS Interactive, Carlsbad, CA
Web Application Developer
October 2015-Present
Took the lead in the development of a TrainerPass.com, a Symfony PHP based web product for the fitness industry. Planned and developed the technology stack which included Solr and Memcached. Setup development environments using Chef and Vagrant for the purpose of maintaining unified development environments for other developers on the project. Built on Symfony 2.7 with features including large file uploads, caching strategies via Memcached and Varnish for improved performance, and third party integrations. TrainerPass includes a REST API that is leveraged by mobile applications built on iOS and Android. Also planned PHP developer documents used for standards and interview questions. After the completion of TrainerPass.com, stayed on to continue assisting in the planning and development of a replacement product for the primary product line of the business unit.
Glendale Designs, Glendale, AZ
Full Stack Developer
August 2013-October 2015

Developed and maintained ecommerce sites for a variety of clients. Increased revenues by starting the company’s product line which included 9 plugin products for the Miva market. Implemented the company’s versioning standards. Accomplished this by developing their REST and JSON capabilities with MivaScript, a language without libraries for those protocols.

Accomplishments

  • Developed 2 page checkout
  • Developed AJAX add to cart
  • Developed Google Trusted Stores module
  • Developed license manager in Symfony2 and MySQL
  • Developed Constant Contact connector module for Miva
  • Developed SquareBot Tools as a partner with Flask, Celery, Redis, and other technologies (www.squarebottools.com)
  • Developed the customizer tool on StonehouseCollection.com with technologies like CoffeeScript and FrabicJS.
Vector Web, San Diego, CA
Owner/Developer
November 2012-Present

Responsible for client acquisition, planning, and development of projects while continuing to work with Care Placement as their outsource contractor. Working on quality control and marketing of the site to meet these objectives.

Accomplishments

  • Developed Trellit.net using Ruby of Rails framework in a timely manner
  • Developed XML Sitemap Generator software for public consumption
Care Placement, San Diego, CA
Director of Information Systems
January 2011-Present
Increased the company’s productivity by engineering mobile and web applications for their out of office staff. Increased the size and traffic of their website by leveraging their existing data and software. Setup the hosting stacks and monitored the stack to ensure consistent performance.
Accomplishments

  • Developed iPad version of desktop database application
  • Developed iPhone application for basic CRM
  • Developed multi-tenant and single-tenant CMS to manage web presence using CakePHP
  • Expanded the use of website to include homes we work with using MySQL database
  • Setup VPS hosting platform
  • Took site from 6 pages to over two thousand leveraging data already available
  • Built and managed two design iterations of the site
  • Took low traffic, low keyword relevant site to new parallel niches
SHN Designs LLC, San Diego, CA
Web Developer
August 2009-December 2010
Implemented high-profile client web designs into various shopping cart systems including Miva Merchant and Magento. Developed and maintained various commercial modules for both systems. Consulted with clients on various programming projects. Created, maintained, and documented various modules.
Accomplishments

  • Converted existing PHP libraries into MVC/OOP for future CMS projects
  • Spearheaded and developed first jQuery based Onepage Checkout for Miva Merchant
  • Developed and maintained a wide range of Miva Merchant modules

Education

Grossmont College
Associates Degree in Business Administration
August 2004-December 2010
Maintained a 3.1 GPA. Class enrollment included Business Law, Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Macro Economics, Micro Economics, Calculus, and Computer Technologies.

Contributed Projects

SpeedyPHP
Source: github.com/SpeedyPHP/SpeedyPHP
An open source RAD PHP framework in imitation of Ruby on Rails. Developed the system and is currently being used on careplacement.com.

SmartPress
Source: github.com/SmartPress/SmartPress
An open source MVC blogging platform based on SpeedyPHP framework. System is extensible with installable modules and themes.

CocoaActiveModel
Source: github.com/zquintana/CocoaActiveModel
An open source data modeling library inspired by JDBCActiveModel.

FLT
Source: github.com/zquintana/FLT
A specialized crm for managing foreign language speaking people in a geographic area.

Miva Merchant Integrations

  • Shoprado.us
  • Intheholegolf.com
  • EliteGreeks.com
  • Scoopfree.com
  • Tcstraps.com

Magento Integrations

  • Livesuperfoods.com

Other Projects

  • Trellit.net

Volunteer Experience

Full-Time Volunteer Minister Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses June 2007-Present
Much of my time is spent in a Bible education work that helps people live better lives. Also write and deliver speeches to the congregation in my assignment and neighboring congregations. Responsible with overseering aspects related to organizing our ministry in the local congregation and motivating others to participate. Work with other overseers to help upbuild and care for the needs of the people in the congregation.

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish