Constantia, United States
Web developer and pythonista in central New York with 10+ years experience and a degree in computer science. Has worked in many languages, and believes languages and frameworks are tools, and you should use the right tool for the job. Favorite tool for web development is Python Django. Loves big projects and can visualize new software architecture from concept to completion. Creating understandable clean code is my passion. Skilled in Python Django, Django Rest Framework, Ubuntu Linux, PostgreSQL, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JQuery, PyCharm and Git. Certified by SANS as a GIAC Certified Web Application Defender (GWEB).
Django, Django-CMS, Django REST Framework
KPH Healthcare Services, Inc. - East Syracuse, New YorkWeb Developer 11-2013 – 4-2018
Design, develop and maintain future and existing corporate websites for KPH Healthcare Services, Inc. including; Kinney Drugs Stores, ProAct Rx Pharmacy Benefit Management, Health Direct Institutional Pharmacy Services, Noble Health Services, Kinney Drugs Foundation, KPH Healthcare Services corporate and company intranet. Collaborate with internal stakeholders to develop project requirements. Architect software solutions to meet requirements and implement ground up solutions working with Python Django and some PHP. Development in a self-administered Ubuntu Linux environment using PyCharm and PHPStorm IDEs. Design and maintenance of web databases in PostgreSQL and some MySQL. Introduction of GitHub for version control of all web projects. Creation and maintenance of in house REST web APIs to support web and mobile applications using Python Django Rest Framework. Extensive use of third party APIs in implementations including experience with SOAP and REST. Troubleshoot issues and identify and implement solutions. Root level configuration of Ubuntu Linux web servers in partnership with our secure virtual server provider. Maintain and administer domains and SSL certificates. Interface with various internal and external developers, training, reviewing code, testing, merging pull requests and deploying code and database changes to production. Responsible to ensure web sites maintain HIPAA compliance and protect customer data including being subject to unannounced penetration tests and remediating any weaknesses found, if any.
Inc., Contract for UTC, Carrier -
East Syracuse, New York
Software Developer 11-2012 - 11-2013, contract
Member of E-cat software team working with Visual Basic 6 and Pascal on multiple products used by sales team to size heating and cooling equipment to building requirements. Worked with Access and Oracle databases. Use of Visual Source Safe for version control. Limited C# for ASP portions of program, working in Visual Studio 2010. Write Visual Basic macros for manipulating data in Excel spreadsheets. Create full schema documentation on existing engineering databases. Create documentation and repeatable procedures for processes that had to be undertaken each time new engineering data came out to move data in complex engineering databases.
Inc., Contract for Harvest American -
Web Developer 10/2012 - 11/2012, contract
Assist in implementation of new version of online zip code tax look up service on an existing ASP website. Utilized the YUI3 java script library along with the YUI3 implementation of Handlebars templates to serve sales and use tax lookup information to customers in a way consistent with their preexisting design for the interface.
Inc. - Syracuse, New York
Software Engineer, Research and Development 8-2011 – 9-2012
Inc. – Syracuse, New York
Junior Software Developer – 1-2008-7-2011