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Michael J. Hoy
612-401-0021
email@mikehoy.com
OBJECTIVE:

Self-motivated Web Development professional with 20+ years of experience and a broad set of production skills for building expert level web applications and digital tools, offering to partner with a group of people or business seeking to create new or leverage existing technology solutions utilizing unmatched computer science abilities..

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY:

Full Stack Developer with a broad set of production skills for building enterprise level web applications and marketing tools.
Expert knowledge and experience with a wide variety of Internet, database and programming tools.
Consistently recognized for creative problem-solving abilities according to industry best practices.
Communicates well on a professional level in a variety of client facing or internal venues or roles.

CORE TECHNICAL SKILLS: YEARS
  • C#/VB.NET, MS-SQL Server, Visual Studio, TFS, VSS, IIS.     12
  • HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, AJAX, JSON, Various JS Frameworks.     15+
  • UI/UX, responsive and cross-platform web development     12+
  • PHP, Apache, Linux, MySQL, SVN, Git.     5
  • Apache Cordoba, Xamarin, Hybrid and Native Mobile Development     2+
  • SEO, Web Analytics, and Reports, Email marketing.     12
  • Amazon Web Services, Prototyping, Wireframes, Instructional Design.     12
  • Photoshop, Premiere, Acrobat, Media Streaming, Graphics.     15+
OTHER TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Experienced in development and maintenance of modern web applications using a variety of tools.
Knowledgeable of responsive interface design and mobile development techniques.
Familiar with cross-platform and custom development issues on multi-user systems.
Developed and produced the logical and physical schema for backend data systems.
Created requirements analysis, design and business specification documentation.
Produced various web projects including media content development.

BUSINESS SKILLS:

Interviewing, Resource Allocation, Employee Reviews, Leadership.
Technical Lead, Project Management, Product Development.
Client facing Email Marketing Campaign development, strategy, and planning.

EDUCATION:

Courseware: ASP.NET Programming, Java Programming, U of M Continuing Education 2003-2004
Video and Multi-Media Production, MCC, Minneapolis, MN. 1994-1996
Degree: Audio Recording Engineer, Hennepin Technical College, Minneapolis, MN. 1993



WORK EXPERIENCE:
Green Career Tracks, Inc. – Web Developer – June 2015 to June 2018

Contracted by GCT to develop and implement SEO and web analytics strategy. Highlights include:

  • Public-facing Web-Site (www.greencareertracks.com).
  • Design and develop site enhancements for usability and SEO best practices.
  • Implemented Google analytics on a website and trained users.

Environment: PHP, HTML. CSS, Joomla CMS, MySQL and Google Analytics


MetaFarms Inc. – Web Developer – April 2013 to May 2015

Employed by local SaaS Company MetaFarms Inc. to design and develop concurrent full-cycle, multi-tiered application development projects. Highlights include:

C# Web application and SaaS web services development.

Developing new SaaS applications and web services to transform and synchronize data from various business processes like inventory, manufacturing, distribution, and accounting.

Producing and prototyping new features and designs.
Environment: C#.NET, MS-SQL Server

Web services development
Refactored ASP.NET Web Services to a RESTful architecture
Programming new features and fixing bugs.
Environment: C#.NET, MS-SQL Server

UI/UX Design and Marketing Production
UI/UX design and development, CSS framework development
Created Graphics and performed marketing and customer service support
Environment: C#.NET, HTML CSS, JavaScript, Photoshop
Sarbanes-Oxley Audit
Improved code security and contributing expertise to enterprise-wide Sarbanes–Oxley certification.
Implemented SSL certification on web servers
Environment: C#.NET, MS-SQL Server, IIS, Windows Server

Conversion of custom legacy JavaScript functionality to Telerik Forms

Converting elaborate C#/JavaScript system for building forms into using Telerik forms.

Extending and customizing the Telerik platform on both front and backend.

Environment: C#.NET, JavaScript, SQL Server and Telerik Forms

Mobile Application Development
Developed and maintain various mobile applications for onsite data gathering.

Mobile app design with RESTful web API backend service, offline data synchronization.

Setup projects and develop shared code for cross-platform mobile development.

Environment: Xamarin Forms, .NetWebAPI 2.0, HTML. JavaScript, CSS, Web Services

Develop and implement a corporate change management process
Install, develop and configure business software in place of existing processes.
Transform and migrate legacy system from various database systems to new system.
Environment: C#.NET, MS-SQL, Server, and Object-Oriented Programming


Postcardbuilder.com – Web Developer – January 2010 to November 2012

Employed by local printing company Postcardbuilder to develop and maintain custom multi-client print-on-demand system. Highlights include:

Print-On-Demand Web Application (builder.postcardbuilder.com)
Design, develop, enhance and implement a print-on-demand web application; featuring a public-facing site for visitors to create and edit personalized printed products.
Develop and support variable printing processes to HP Indigo digital printers.
Environment: PHP, MySQL, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, AWS, Ubuntu and Object-Oriented Programming

Intranet Admin Web Site (Internal to the company)
Design, develop, enhance and implement an administration ERP web application for various business processes, including order tracking, business reports, editing product and client data.
Setup and maintained local network servers and web servers.
Migration of web servers from local dedicated servers to Amazon Web Services.
Environment: PHP, MySQL, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, Ubuntu, Cent-OS, and Media Content Creation

Designed and implemented various email and direct marketing projects
Designed and Created email templates using variable data with HTML and CSS.
Configure email campaigns using Constant Contact.
Created and enhanced pURL system for direct marketing personalized websites.
Environment: HTML, CSS, Constant Contact, pURL builder, Web Services


GLS Inc. – Web Developer – April 2006 to November 2009

Employed by local printing company GLS to design and develop concurrent full-cycle, multi-tiered application development projects. Highlights include:

Develop and implement a corporate change management process
Install, develop and configure enterprise-wide business software in place of existing processes.
Transform and migrate legacy data from various database systems to a new enterprise system.
Environment: C#.NET, VB.NET, MS-SQL, Server, Printstream ERP, Macola database, and Object-Oriented Programming

Web services development
Developed web services to transform and synchronize data from various business processes like inventory, manufacturing, distribution and accounting.
Environment: C#.NET, MS-SQL Server, Macola database, Printstream enterprise Software

B2B e-commerce Web-Site
Design and develop a B2B e-commerce web application for customers to access and order their current inventory items on hand.
Developed web services to transform data and synchronize various systems.
Environment: VB.NET, HTML. CSS, SQL Server, and Media Content Creation

VPN Applications
Developed and maintain various business applications for company intranet such as employee training tracker and internal and external facing job posting applications.
Environment: VB.NET, HTML. CSS, SQL Server


Grocery Shopping Network, Inc. – Web Developer – May 2004 to April 2006

Employed by GSN Inc. to develop and maintain concurrent full-cycle, multi-tiered application development projects. Highlights include:

Migrate multi-chain retail site from ColdFusion to VB.NET.
Converted inline queries to SQL stored procedures.
Rewrote ColdFusion application logic as VB.NET classes and user controls.
Environment: VB.NET, SQL, ADO, HTML, CSS, ColdFusion and Object-Oriented Programming

Designed and implemented various large email campaigns using variable data with HTML and CSS.
Environment: HTML, CSS, Campaign Enterprise, Web Services

Design and develop a SQL database application using XML, replication and stored procedures to collect and process data from POS (point of sale) system to use in customer loyalty program.
Environment: MS-SQL server, stored procedures, XML schema