Brian Hubbell

Software Engineer who builds web apps. Explores Southern California by mountain bike, rear- and four-wheel drive, and foot.

951.732.7426 | resume@brianhubbell.com

Resume

Summary of Experience

Exacting Web Developer and Software Engineer who specializes in web-based applications including healthcare management, scheduling, and tracking, bookmarklets, streaming music service integrations, social commerce, social mashups, tools for education, content management, contact relationship, productivity and project planning, and mapping and tracking systems and tools. Strong background in standards compliance, semantic markup, and focus in current, innovative web technologies. Emphasis in Rich Internet Architectures (RIAs, AJAX), Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), and Javascript for application development.

Work Experience

Senior Software Engineer, HealthStar (2014)

Independent Contractor (2013 - 2014)

Senior Web Developer, Lockerz (2011 - 2013)
Implemented user-facing features, and integrated third party content and services into core "social commerce" platform. Worked in both front and middle layers including the Symfony 2 framework, TWIG templates, and REST APIs.

Senior Web Developer, Sony Electronics (2011)
Member of small and agile group of developers building a sharing, consumption, and aggregation platform for a new hardware/software mobile product. Developed UI widgets and client-side application strategies. Experimented with new interfaces and presentation layers. Tested and tuned various browser optimizations and techniques. Worked with many third-party social platform APIs.

Software Architect / Partner, EZClassSites (2009-2011)
Designed and developed a platform to support educational services provider. With a focus on modularity, worked with stakeholders to create a support site with a la carte tools for teachers, schools, and districts. Using a traditional LAMP stack, achieved a good balance of lean platform and cost effectiveness.

Software Engineer, Global Tracking Communications (2010)
Served as project lead and developer for customer-facing interfaces and platforms. Implemented third party mapping APIs within existing GPS tracking and fleet management applications. Led initiatives in project management and engineering standards compliance.

Operations Coordinator, Zumasys (2009 - 2010)
Liaison to technical services and support groups, streamlined operations between service managers, technical support representatives, and end users. Provided support, setup, and installation of networking, virtualization, storage, remote workstation, digital voice, email, and domain equipment, services, and software.

User Experience Engineer, Global Tracking Communications (2008 - 2009)
Defined and executed upon product and marketing objectives and online presence strategies with a focus on SEO and SEM. Developed experimental interface and platform for internal business applications. Brought focus and direction to corporate branding. Created systems for reporting and analyzing user engagement in real-time.

Web Developer, The RTC Group (2006 - 2008)
Served as development resource within creative department for publisher of monthly and semi-annual periodicals and trade show events in the embedded computing space. Supported web-based lead-generation and management tools for marketing and sales activities.

Computer Services Technician, Circuit City Stores (2005 - 2006)
Provided technical customer service and sales support as a member of a retail sales team. Responsible for troubleshooting and repair of various SOHO technologies and led an initiative to offer in-home support and setup for customers.

Production Assistant, City of San Diego (2004 - 2005)
Working on a small team at the City's internal production department, I was responsible for various special projects requiring basic print and graphic design skills as well as experimental production of signage and other miscellaneous physical goods.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Advertising, Art Institute of California - San Diego

Ideas, Languages, Libraries, Principles, & Software

References

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