CHARLIE MEERS WEB DEVELOPER

  • San Diego, CA
  • charliemeers@gmail.com
  • charliemeers.com
  • 816-813-0859
Fullstack developer with expertise in fast, user-centric web apps, clean maintainable code, intuitive user interfaces & automating business goals online

ATTRIBUTES

  • 5 years fullstack web development experience
  • Proven skills in PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, GraphQL, Vue.js, Laravel, Node.js, Git, & SQL
  • Firm grasp of User Experience best practices & conversion- oriented website layouts
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud core applications
  • Concepts and implements online solutions from design phase through development & deployment
  • Ability to multitask in fast-paced, dynamic environments with consistent, high-quality work

EDUCATION

Evergreen State College Olympia, WA Bachelor of Arts Graduated May 2011

EXPERIENCE

WEB DEVELOPER @ LIFESTYLE PUBLICATIONS

Kansas City, MO 04/2019 – 10/2020

  • Implement fullstack features for internal MVC SPA Symfony/Doctrine/Handlebars web app
  • Build queries for MySQL, GraphQL, and dynamoDB
  • Process data for custom report dashboards
  • Build responsive UIs using Foundation/Handlebars/jQuery/AJAX
  • Code API services (RESTful & GraphQL) for citylifestyle.com
  • Integrate API data from public APIs, translate between API/internal schemas, validate data
  • Build ElasticSearch indices & search algorithms

DIRECTOR OF WEB DEVELOPMENT @ TALLGRASS STUDIOS

Lawrence, KS 10/2017 – 04/2019

  • Designed & maintained 30+ client & internal websites
  • Designed layouts/database/site navigation
  • Ensured appropriate browser/device compatibility
  • Scheduled software updates, backups & managed server resources for 20+ clients
  • Facilitated domain registration, transfers & maintained DNS records
  • Coded cross platform email templates & managed 10+ campaigns & email lists
  • Ran SEO Audits & implement SEO plans

Web Developer @ Turn the Page Online Marketing

Lee’s Summit, MO 04/2015 – 07/2016

  • Designed Wordpress websites & created mockups & wireframes
  • Pitched successful website designs & site achitecture to clients in response to RFPs
  • Coded Wordpress plugins
  • Engaged with personnel from 40+ companies to clarify project creative briefs
  • Integrated 3rd party APIs
  • Closed 25+ support tickets/week
  • Integrated 3rd party APIs

WEB/GRAPHIC Designer @ Whitney Design

Olympia, WA 05/2014 – 03/2015

  • Designed Wordpress websites
  • Coded Wordpress child themes & plugins
  • Built web assets with Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Concepted & designed web ads for 60+ local companies
  • Redesigned harlequinproductions.org with responsive templates, custom blog & season archives sub-site