Breaking the internet since AOL.
I’m a "full stack guy" with leadership experience. My forte is communicating technical information with non-technical audiences.
I am relentlessly learning new things and bringing creative solutions to difficult problems. I have an entrepreneurial spirit. I'm a huge Buffalo Bills Fan. I love to cook. I'm madly in love with my wife and two sons.
What do I mean "full stack guy"?
I am well versed with each layer of a LAMP based environment. I am able to design, build and host web-based applications and contribute at any point in the life cycle.
- Network: Amazon Web Services including EC2, S3, RDS, Route53 and SES.
- OS: Linux: Ubuntu, RHEL
- Server: Nginx, Apache, Apache Tomcat, Node.js
- Databases: MySQL, PDO abstraction layer, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, SQLite
- Server Side Code: PHP, PHP Frameworks (Laravel, CakePHP). IDEs: PHPStorm, Sublime Text
- Version Control: GIT, SVN
- Package management: Composer (Packagist)
- API Integration: Facebook, Twitter, Stripe, PayPal, Global Collect, Smart 2 Pay, USPS among many others.
- API Development: RESTful structure, C.R.U.D., OAuth2.
- UI / UX: Strong design principles. Fluent with the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite of programs including Photoshop and Illustrator.
- CMS: Wordpress, Typo3
Let's grab a coffee
Have a cool project you're working on and want to bounce around some ideas? That's my JAM. Hit me up.