Web Application Developer at Raven Internet Marketing Tools
- Greater Nashville Area
- Computer Software
Jon Zumbrun's Overview
- Web Application Developer at Raven Internet Marketing Tools
- Ruby on Rails Web Development Architect at Shuttercard
Jon Zumbrun's Summary
Web Application Developer and Architect. I enjoy programming in the depths of code, setting logic rules and programming modularity that allows for quick flexible changes. I thrive on application efficiency, performance and security. I am an energetic and practical problem solver with the proven ability to perform under pressure, unsupervised, and achieve desired objectives. I am grateful for established business rules, but also work well in agile environments.
My goals are to continue a life and career in the Computer Science/Web Development field. I am extremely interested in other programming languages and paradigms.
Specialties: PHP MVC CodeIgniter framework: 7+ years,
Ruby on Rails : +5 years,
C++: 2 years,
Java: 1 year,
HTML, JSON, XML and CSS: 8+ years,
Backbone and Angular Client Side MVC: 2+ years,
MySql (ORM PHP Doctrine, ROR ActiveRecord): 6+ years,
No-SQL MongoDB: 3+ year
Amazon Cloud EC2,S3,RDS,ElastiCache: 3+ years,
Git / SVN: 5+ years,
Node.js 2+ years,
REST Methods, Authorize.net, Paypal, Google Checkout
Experience in both Windows and Unix/Linux operating systems
Jon Zumbrun's Experience
Web Application Developer
Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Internet industry
January 2012 – Present (2 years 9 months) Nashvile
Application Development for SEO and Marketing Software.
I team developed much of the CRM, Tasks, and Social Sections. I have provided programming support for Google Contacts, Google Analytics, Google Adwords, Google Webmaster Tools, Moz, SEOMajestic, Bing, Basecamp, Wufoo, Aweber, Mail Chimp, Campaign Monitor and many more APIs.
I developed in the front end using jQuery, Backbone MVC and Handlebar templates implementing code structures with PubSub, Observer, Facades, Factory and Widget Design Patterns.
I developed in the back end using Codeigniter MVC, Node.js, MongoDB, and MYSQL with a custom object query abstraction. Newer PHP concepts such as anonymous callback functions, deferred processes, Abstract and Implemented classes were used. PHPUnit testing monitored much of the critical sections of the code.
Ruby on Rails Web Development Architect
August 2010 – Present (4 years 2 months) Nashville
Owner and sole programer of shuttercard.com, a Ruby on Rails application that allows photographers to take pictures of event attendees. The photographers give the attendee a card with a unique identifier, then uploads the images after the event. The event attendee then enters in the card number, purchases and downloads the images.
Built on Rails 3 initially using MongoDB GridFS for image management.
Currently using Amazon S3 Highly modified Spree e-commerce system.
Sr. Web Developer
Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry
February 2011 – February 2012 (1 year 1 month) Greater Nashville Area
Set and created standards for coding practices. Manage 3 PHP developers at www.attendstar.com
Implement stronger security via CSRF, PDO Mysql calls.
Generated faster database access utilizing Innodb with foreign and other indexes, along with Amazon's ElasticCache Memcache system.
Implemented MogoDB for tracking UX/IU bugs and errors.
Implement migration changes for the following payment gateways:
Created a checkout out processes with reserved seating and visual time-outs.
Migration from a non-MVC ORM "flat procedural" coding practice to an MCV ORM framework via Codeigniter and Doctrine 1.2.
Migration from Rackspace to Amazon Services EC2, AS3 and RDS.
Helped in the Architecture of a Node.js API.
Application Web Developer
Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Entertainment industry
October 2009 – June 2011 (1 year 9 months)
Developing web technologies for Intero Alliance to further Intero's drive to unite brands and artist.
Successfully team built AvonVoices.com, a talent search engine for Avon:
My responsibilities include controller logic and architecture, language and geoip detection for 40+ spoken languages, registration, account and profile management, database integration and development, community tracking and commenting, among building the systems analytical logging system that tracks user actives, among many other responsibilities.
Successfully team built interomusic.com and studioxoxo.com:
My responsibilities include architecting and building the CMS maintaining the site which includes:
Page creation: title, body, movable, re-orderable sidebar items, translation control and binding the page dynamically to plugin libraries (ie, contact page with php form).
Plugin architecture and modularity:
Creating cutting edge plugin development only available to PHP 5.3. Utilizing dynamic static function calls with name spacing.
Creating layouts that "rebuild" them selves depending on what you put in them. No need for predefined 2 or 3 columns, etc
Creating dynamic and fine grained authentication with user having many roles and many rights bound to pages, and plugins.
Languages developing in:
Ruby (on Rails)
HTML, CSS, JSON, XML
Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Media Production industry
May 2009 – September 2009 (5 months)
Worked on integrating the management of Flash Live Spokes person who walk out on our clients websites and give personalized instructions. I continued engineering the user interface that controls these spokesperson, and the dynamics in which they were to show, their frequency, and types; recording and tracking the analytics and payment system responsible for revenue gathering.
PHP Expression Engine, JQuery, MySQL, CSS, HTML
Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Online Media industry
March 2009 – May 2009 (3 months)
Building Popular Christian Artist websites like tenthavenuenorth.com, and leelandonline.com, along with architect-ing a podcast website that allows user to upload new podcasts, parses, and rebuild the audio's metatags. Also assisted in building the CMS backend that controlled these and other sites.
PHP Codeigniter, JQuery, MySQL, CSS, HTML
PHP Developer Joomla
August 2008 – May 2009 (10 months)
Sole web designer and administrator for a Financial Help Firm. Implementing Joomla! CMS. Designed component in Joomla! PHP OOP framework including financial form creation a deletion as well as multilevel user administration control and email alert functions. jQuery, HTML, CSS, PHP5 OOP, MYSQL and administration controls. Currently located at www.flashbench.com
PHP Developer with CodeIgniter
Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Online Media industry
September 2007 – March 2009 (1 year 7 months)
ICT North America
March 2007 – August 2007 (6 months)
Sole web designer and administrator. Implementing Joomla! CMS. HTML, CSS, PHP5, MYSQL and administration control. Job searching and posting, and many user control functions all in procedural PHP5 design. www.ictnorthamerica.com and www.bilingualsearch.com
Jon Zumbrun's Volunteer Experience & Causes
Jon Zumbrun's Skills & Expertise
- Linux Server
- Ruby on Rails
- Amazon Web Services (AWS)
- Web Applications
- Agile Methodologies
- Software Development
- Amazon EC2
Jon Zumbrun's Projects
Team Members: Jon Zumbrun
- March 2011 to Present
Osx 10.5+ unix time converter written in Objective-C.
The program was initially created to convert unix timestamps from database entries to read the time in an understandable format.
The program allows for predefined time formats and user programmable formats that modify the time to read the date and or time in a variety of ways.
Jon Zumbrun's Education
Persuing Masters, Computer Science
2006 – 2007
Program in C++ OOP on Linux and Unix, via NetBeans on command line structure. Created grading calculators and taxi cab routing programs.
Activities and Societies: computer Science Club
B.S., Recording Technology
2002 – 2005
Engineered at a local recording studio.
Jon Zumbrun's Additional Information
- Groups and Associations:
Digital Nashville, Kiwanis (High School)
- Honors and Awards:
Who's Who In America 1998-1999, Multiple show choir Awards (1996-1998)
Contact Jon for:
- expertise requests
- reference requests