CEO/Project Manager/PHP/MySQL Developer at Webware, SP
Sept 2008 - Present
Duties included PHP/MySQL/OO development of ICU2.com back-end custom billing and accounting solution for high-volume e-commerce and credit card transaction processing. Used the Linkpoint XML API and PayPal/Google Checkout for credit cards, and custom PHP 5/OO code for user maintenance.
Duties included PHP/MySQL/OO development of SmartPaymentPlan sales lead management system and other back-end administrative functions. Leads were imported through a third-party sent XML file, and I wrote the PHP/MySQL/Zend/OO code that followed these lead through the entire sales lifecycle of calling, logging, re-calling, and converting to customer.
Used phpED IDE/Debugger to quickly learn the complex OO Zend Framework (considered the premier open-source framework on the web today) to extend the existing base classes, allowing me to create new modules within the first 6-8 hours of starting the project.
Other projects included creating and modifying BrevardAutos.com and ArtsBrevard. Please call for more details.
Jul 2014 - Aug 2014
[1099 CONTRACT] Duties included writing several PHP CLI applications that parsed Omniture Analytics-generated CSV files and matched tracked click-data with internal databases and created multi-million record historical MySQL data tables for use with back-end client reporting tool.
Senior PHP/Full-Stack Developer / Project Manager at Red Chip Companies, Inc.
May 2014 - Jul 2014
[1099 CONTRACT] Led team effort redeveloping and redesigning LAMP-stack / Bootstrap 3 based backend for internal use and external web-based display. Introduced a MVC framework and jQuery widgets to streamline data entry, user management, and to save over 75% of time needed to transfer internal data to web-based reports.
Created fully configured and operational CentOS 6.5 web server from basic Rackspace Cloud Server package. Installed and configured (Yum-based) PHP 5.5, MySQL, SVN, nginx, and other necessary web server components from secure Putty/SSH sessions.
Jan 2013 - Feb 2014
Duties include PHP/MySQL/OO development for MLS/RETS national real estate data websites. Aggregated multiple RETS databases for large regional MLS national clients. Optimized indexes and queries for drastically improved performance. Development of an OO reusable class modules saved company over 40% on multiple deployments. Implemented rsync-based scripts for backend server-to-server data transfers that cut labor costs almost 90%.
A small sample of current project include StudioZ, Hart-to-Hart Realty, Jack Jeffcoat, and Palm Beach One/Florida Property Management. Many others available upon request.
Senior PHP Developer / Analyst at 321 Agency, Inc.
Feb 2009 - Sept 2009
Created a PHP MVC framework for use on ArtsBrevard that separates data, action, and view modules for rapid development of backend administration and maintenance needs for these county government-sponsored sites.
Designed and implemented a Code Ignitor-based solution that featured custom CSS and Photoshop graphics for the www.viera-brevard-real-estate.com Viera Realty/MLS website. Created a cron-based data import utility that uses cURL to import the daily MLS feed and picture data(160+ fields). Created advanced search functionality so buyers can drill down into properties to a deep level.
Designed and implemented a MySQL/PHP backend solution for www.ToyotaCarControlChallange.com. Built FLASH scoreboard that automatically imported, via CRON jobs every night, updated scores from various remote location. Work done in Ubunta/Linux.
Dec 2006 - Jul 2008
Created 3 custom websites/communities using WordPress, Apache and PHP for in-house support use that allow Affirmative employees to share documents and customer service tips among themselves. Created custom graphics using Photoshop and Illustrator for these sites and was the primary custom developer, administrator, and deployment lead.