ROBBIE

BYRD

559-ROBBIE-B

me@robbiebyrd.com

 

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I love to design and develop solutions that help people communicate more efficiently and effectively.

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SKILL EXPERIENCE

OneLive Media

Lead Project Manager - 2016

 

  • Time: 1 year
  • Type of work: e-commerce, design, marketing, data warehousing, coding
  • Supervisory: 4 contract employees, 3 internal employees, worked with other senior-level managers
  • Unique areas of expertise: sales tax calculation, aggregating Shopify data, Shopify API, Facebook advertising campaigns, Amazon Products & Google Shopping Integration, advanced CRM and Helpdesk systems
  • Work: full e-commerce stores, full websites, custom WordPress themes and plugins, custom Shopify applications and themes, Shopify API integrations

 

 

Q2ebanking

Senior Developer/Manager - 2015

 

  • Time: 1 year
  • Type of work: financial software, custom API integrations, microservices
  • Supervisory: mentored and trained 2 junior-level programmers
  • Unique areas of expertise: QuickBooks data reporting, advanced Python message queueing, asyncio
  • Work: advanced Python 2/3 development and migration, message brokering and service-oriented architecture services

 

MEDIA general

Digital operations Manager - 2011-2015

 

  • Time: 3 years
  • Type of work: WordPress development, API development, advanced front-end UI/UX development
  • Supervisory: Oversaw and trained 100+ digital-only, multimedia journalists, spread across the US
  • Responsibilities: Designed, developed and deployed newsPublish, Media General’s internal CMS, based on WordPress VIP. Built themes, plugins and integrated various video, API and tracking solutions, internal and external. Designed real-time news delivery, notification system and API/CDN hybrid to power mobile apps and more. Built feature lists, made timelines and enforced project milestones based on feedback from 1,100 users. Investigated analytics data to support design, content and architecture decisions. Troubleshot both aesthetic and back-end issues, maintaining 99.999% uptime our first year. Led product documentation and ensured all messaging adhered to a coherency checklist for consistency. Created a self-paced training curriculum, and led live training sessions and monthly 2-way Town Hall video-conferences. Presented in-house projects at industry and inter-departmental gatherings. Managed project, staff and budget.

 

MDi media group

eDreamer - 2008-2011

 

  • Time: 4 years
  • Type of work: WordPress development, media, graphic design, Java development, advanced front-end UI/UX development
  • Supervisory: Tasked freelance and intern artists to create new designs for web and print campaigns
  • Responsibilities: Designed and employed processes for client kick-off meetings, scope of work investigations, scheduling, meetings, budgets and timelines. Worked mainly with finance, tourism and medical clients. Designed and built new websites, mobile apps, messaging, business automation, marketing services and more for businesses large to boutique. Directed strategy and product development for the group, and managed multi-million-dollar campaigns. Interactive success led to the company being listed on Inc. 5000 list four years in a row.

 

 

Expert-level:

PHP, Python, Django, WordPress, JS/AJAX/JSON, HTML/CSS, Git, PHP, WordPress, SQL, Apache/nginx/lighthttpd setup/tuning, jQuery, JS Prototype, DevOps & Linux, Rackspace Cloud, JIRA, RT/Websockets

 

Additional Tools/services:

MySQL/MariaDB/Percona setup/tuning, WSGI, PyPy, AWS, App Engine, node.js, Real-time/MQ systems, Redis, React/AngularJS, T-SQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, MongoDB, Pyrex, Jenkins, Atlassian Bamboo, Elasticsearch, WordPress, Google Enterprise Search Appliance, Urban Airship, Crashalytics, Amazon, Rackspace, Loggly, Twilio, apache-libcloud, MailChimp, Atlassian, Jabber, SOAP, RESTful APIs, XML, Puppet, Saltstack, Chef, CentOS/RHEL

 

pYTHON

DJANGO

Flask

PHP

W/Press

LARAVEL

Ruby

Shopify

liquid

J/SCRIPT

SQL

NOSQL

CONTACT ME

 

Cell: 559-ROBBIE-B (762-2432)

Email: me@robbiebyrd.com