Οὐκοῦν εἰ μηδὲν ἔχει μέρος, οὔτ’ ἂν ἀρχὴν οὔτε τελευτὴν οὔτε μέσον ἔχοι.
—Plato

Programming CV

General Background

I have had seven years of professional experience with web frontend and backend programming experience, working on various projects involving frontend web development to backend, custom application development for enterprice web applications or the like. Dynamic range of tools and languages employed in both cases, often involving critical thinking and making logical, structured considerations. Particular aim for object-oriented design patterns, separation of concerns in code functionality, and simplicity and clear structure in programming.

Experience

2017–Current: Software Developer (Mecuris)

2011–2017: Web Developer/Programmer (Your Computer Genius)

Involved in various enterprise web application frontend and backend projects, including database work (MSSQL/MySQL). Also involved in multiple side proejcts using WordPress, or alternative CMS/frameworks, etc. Some higlights:

  • 2016—17: Building PDF form generator interface and PDF generator for house inspection co.
  • 2016: Involved in partial rebuild of car seat-cover site, primarily with seat-choosing utility. Involved custom jQuery application, complex algorithm work in Symfony for seat cover selections.
  • 2011—16: Overall management of a wine brokerage's internal enterprise web app---combination of VBScript and custom PHP scripts.
    • 2013—15: Rebuild project for wine brokerage's enterprise web app, transition from VBScript base to Symfony app. Involved both front-end and backend programming, database adaptations (MSSQL), etc.

2007—2012: Independent work

Involved in various side projects for frontend and backend work, utilizing HTML5, PHP, MySQL, etc. Similar skillset as above employed.

For extra references, see my LinkedIn profile.

Programming/Markup Language Knowledge

PHP, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, SQL (MSSQL + MySQL), Ruby [general knowledgeability], VBScript, Bash Shell Script, Git, LaTeX, etc.

Framework/Server Knowledge

Symfony, Doctrine, jQuery, JavaScriptMVC (now DoneJS), WordPress, Ruby on Rails [general knowledgeability], Drupal, WordPress, Magento, Amazon Web Services, Apache, Microsoft IIS.

Education

PhD in Philosophy, 2014--2017 [In Progress]
Munich School of Ancient Philosophy
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Munich, Germany)
Dissertation in progress. Area of focus: metaphysics of causality and the first principle in late Neoplatonism (5th--6th cent. A.D.).

MSc by Research in Philosophy, 2013--2014
University of Edinburgh (Edinburgh, United Kingdom)

MSc in Ancient Philosophy, 2012--2013
University of Edinburgh (Edinburgh, United Kingdom)

BA in Philosophy/Theology, 2006--2010
Thomas Aquinas College (Santa Paula, CA, United States)

References

Available upon request.