Summary of Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Applied Computer Information Systems and Business from Mount Royal College
  • Created multiple websites using technologies including HTML, JavaScript, CSS, Various APIs.
  • A strong understanding of modern web development best practices and how to implement them
  • Wireframed and developed UIs based on user needs and feedback
  • Worked with and created server side and build applications using Node.JS
  • Excellent working knowledge of PCs and Macs and their software, experience with XP, Vista, 7, macOS, and various Linux distributions, as well as familiarity with all major web browsers

Technical Qualifications

  • Applied Degree in Computer Information Systems
  • JavaScript
    Frameworks
    Ember, Angular, jQuery, Backbone
    Build Systems
    Grunt, Broccoli, Bower
    Node.JS
    NPM, Express
    Testing
    Mocha, Chai, QUnit, Karma, Testem
    General
    ES6, Coffeescript, Ajax, API Integration, Moderinzr
  • HTML, CSS
    HTML5
    Handlebars
    CSS3
    LESS, SCSS, Responsive Websites (Media Queries)

Business Qualifications

  • Applied Degree in Business
  • Worked directly with end-users to create products that made their lives easier
  • Gathered user requirements and created wireframes based on results

Work Experience

Synopsys (Coverity BU)
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Senior II Frontend Software Engineer
November 2012 - Present
Building the Frontend of an Enterprise Single Page Web Application using cutting edge technologies.
Building public facing SaaS solution, https://ondemand.coverity.com
Ember with Ember-CLI
Angular
Javascript Testing - Mocha, Chai, QUnit, Karma, and Testem
Backbone.js
jQuery
Frontend build tools and CLI Automation with Grunt and Broccoli
Frontend package management with NPM and Bower
ES6, Coffeescript
CSS expert, implementing with LESS and SCSS
Node.js server with Express.js
SSU
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Web Developer
March 2011 - September 2012
Developed modern websites using various frameworks
Created products based on end-user, client and organization requirements
Developed requirements based on user interaction and feedback
Helped to establish paradigms to allow existing code base to be used in a modern way
DigABand
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Web Developer, IIS & MSSQL Admin, UI/UX Specialist
August 2009 - March 2011
Developed front and back-end functionality for use by bands for self marketing
Developed best practices for deploying Application and SQL to test and live servers
Worked with IIS, MS SQL Server, jQuery, AJAX and other technologies
Helped design functionality and user interface to create an optimal user experience
Interfaced with major social networking and order processing sites
Clarity.ca
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Jr. Developer
January 2009 - May 2009
Developed sites in ASP and ASP.NET for clients using Clarity's proprietary CMS
Maintained existing sites in ASP and ASP.NET
Applied skills to troubleshoot problems with website and related issues
Worked with IIS, MS SQL Server, jQuery, AJAX and other technologies to create an optimal user experience

Education

Mount Royal College
Bachelor of Applied Computer Information Systems and Business
September 2005 - December 2008
Achieved Cumulative GPA of 3.56/4.0 over 8 semesters in the Computer Information Systems and Business Degree
Earned Dean's Honour Roll distinction multiple times, and was placed on the President's Honour Roll
Spent time on exchange studying in Helsinki, during which time I learned to communicate through language barriers and experienced life within a different culture
Awards
President's Honour Roll - Awarded to students who have achieved a GPA over 3.75 over a full school year
Dean's Honour Roll - Awarded to students with a GPA higher than 3.5
Multiple Scholarships and bursaries including MRC Computer Science Department Scholarship, Dr. George W. Kerby Scholarship, and Agrium Computer Information Systems Scholarship