#)10up, Inc. Web Engineer
January 2018- present
Built reliable, performant, enterprise-level websites with talented teammates for outstanding clients.
Worked on top of the WordPress framework using tools such as Angular.js, Vue.js, React.js, Beanstalk, TeamWork, JIRA and Basecamp.
Performed and implemented the results of security audits.
Evaluated and improved performance of high-traffic websites.
#)Automattic, Inc. VIP Developer Intern
April 2017 - October 2017
Created and refactored internal command line tools, and used the experience to write a tutorial on how build a WordPress CLI tool.
Took on the trickiest problem tickets I could find, focussing on ones that other developers had given up on, resolving them with a good rating from clients.
Took on as many code reviews as possible, allowing reviews with tight timeframes to move through the process quickly.
Documented my learning on my development blog at KodeDansk (kodedansk.wordpress.com).
#)Radar Hill Technology Application Developer
August 2013 - March 2017
Developed simple math captchas on older sites, then created a more advanced captcha plugin, taking advantage of Google's ReCaptcha project.
Wrote scripts for efficiently migrating websites from an older server to a new one with a different operating system, reducing manual work time by an hour.
Exceeded expectations for trouble ticket closing by 40%.
Conceived and executed a sales tracking system overhaul, reengineering client applications and decreasing downtime by half.
Led a project to convert Radar Hill to an SSL-only web shop, making HTTPS default on all new websites and converting existing properties to SSL at as high a rate possible.
#)Victoria Bike Polo Application Developer
November 2015 – January 2016
Developed a tournament-scoring application for Victoria Bike Polo.
#)Recyclistas Bike Shop Special Projects
June 2010 - August 2013
Launched events to raise brand awareness and created project management tools to increase efficiency for future events.
Assumed responsibility for customer service protocols and created scripts to streamline frequent service needs.
#)Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada Co-op student
July 2012 - September 2012
Conducted rollout of new computers and Windows 7 operating system, outperforming timeline expectations by 200%.
Camosun College, Computer Systems Technology, June 2013
Experienced with CakePHP framework, jQuery, HTML/CSS, MySQL, Linux/Unix, Photoshop, SVN, RESTful APIs. Growing every day in WordPress skill.
Assisted as a mentor in entry-level jQuery development course for girls and women interested in software development in Victoria, BC.