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Alan James



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Phone Number

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" : "I'm a web and mobile developer. I like to take things apart to see how they work. I also like building things. I love Linux and open source software and have contributed to several open source projects. I'm an expert PHP and Node.js developer and experienced database administrator.", "


" : [ "Knowledgeable in most operating systems, including GNU/Linux Debian and Red Hat based distributions, Mac OS X, Android, iOS, and Windows.", "Node.js - Express, Sails.js, NPM", "PHP - Slim, FuelPHP, Laravel, Composer", "WebSockets - Socket.IO", "JavaScript - jQuery, AngularJS, Sammy.js, RequireJS, Bower", "CSS - Sass, Stylus", "MySQL and MongoDB database management.", "Well steeped in web design and web standards." ], "

Notable Projects

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{"Project" : "CAssaDee.IO", "Description" : "A web based keyword activated computerized assistant device similar to Siri or Google Now."},
{"Project" : "Marilyn", "Description" : "A WebSocket driven, real time, evented, client side model layer."},
{"Project" : "MogulMVC", "Description" : "An MVC framework and UI library written in PHP, jQuery, and Sass being used by developers around the world."},
{"Project" : "FFMPEG", "Description" : "FFMPEG is a video transcoder used by most major video sites including YouTube, Vimeo and Blip. I have contributed code to allow 5.1 AC3 to 5.1 AAC audio transcoding possible."},
{"Project" : "Unidos Now", "Description" : "Unidos Now is a political organization focused on outreach to the hispanic community of Florida."}
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Work History

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{"Company" : "Full Sail University", "Title" : "Instructor", "Years" : "January 2012 – Present", "Description" : "Teaching advanced client side JavaScript, server side PHP, Node.js, and Python, as well teaching MySQL and MongoDB database management."},
{"Company" : "9 Iron Productions", "Title" : "Web Developer / Video Producer", "Years" : "July 2008 – Present", "Description" : "9 Iron Productions is an advertising company operating in the central Florida region, focusing on web design and video production."},
{"Company" : "MindComet Corporation", "Title" : "Web Developer / Video Producer", "Years" : "July 2007 – July 2008", "Description" : "Responsibilities included overseeing all video production and video integration into client websites. Primary clients included Sea World and Speed Channel."},
{"Company" : "IZEA (formerly PayPerPost)", "Title" : "Web Developer / Video Producer", "Years" : "November 2006 – July 2007", "Description" : "Responsibilities included camera operation and video editing of the reality show, RockStartUp. Maintained database of web assets and ensured that new web episodes got launched on time."}
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