Code

Languages: PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML5/CSS3

Frameworks: jQuery, Xap PDO, WHM/cPanel


Education

UC Santa Cruz, B.A. Politics | 2006


Experience

U-PIC Insurance Services Inc. | Agoura Hills, CA | October 06, 2013 – present

Full Stack Developer / Systems Engineer

Regular Duty:

  • Converted an old .NET system for handling all clients, sales and business details into PHP.
  • Built and maintained both the public facing and private websites.
  • Built and maintained the relational databases supporting the public and private sites using Amazon Web Services.
  • Maintained the dedicated server hosting the public and private websites with WHM and cPanel on CentOS 5.
  • Administered a task list on Asana for organizing programming tasks.
  • Met with, and reported to, supervisors in operations, sales and claims to make sure their relevant sections in the new public and private websites functioned according to their department needs.
  • Set up syncing schedules to bring the legacy database data from MSSQL to the new MySQL database.
  • Maintained the GIT repositories for the public and private website codebases.
  • Wrote and scheduled cron tasks for automated processes.

San Diego Police Department | San Diego, CA July 20, 2007 – April 14, 2013

Parking Enforcement Officer

Extra Duty:

  • Received multiple commendations for work outside of my regular duty.
  • Created new and replaced old forms and documents used by my supervisors.
  • Collected and tabulated the squads' monthly and annual statistics.
  • Created a log and scheduling website for the parking enforcement unit in the City of San Diego that has been in use since January 2013. Notable website functions are: Logs parking complaints and their dispositions after automatically notifying the supervisor that handles that area. Stores comments with custom privacy settings. Auto-complete search searches for matches as you type. Auto-submit saves form values automatically. A personnel roster used to store employee data and to build daily schedules. A statistics page to display revenue and confiscations related to disabled placard enforcement.
  • Conducted all code testing and bug tracking.
  • Attended Project Meetings with Technical Lead and Stakeholders.
  • Received Project Specification orally, created official documentation with simple instructions, pictures and examples.
  • Designed Website to specifications signed off on by Tech Department Lead and Stakeholders.
  • Received, prioritized and fulfilled feature requests from supervisors.


Contact

matthew@skp.tc

(805) 285-3075

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