John Turknett

Full Stack Developer

Experienced and enthusiastic software developer excited for new opportunities. Comfortable crafting front end and back end solutions from the ground up with proven technologies that deliver features on time.

Senior Ruby Developer
Jun 2018 - Present

SmartPay

Remote

Maintenance and feature development for Rails MVC and API. Other tasks:

  • Code Review
  • React
Senior Ruby Developer
Apr 2018 - Aug 2019

Career Cert

Remote

Maintenance and feature development for Rails MVC and API.

Senior Ruby Developer
Apr 2018 - Mar 2019

Merkle

Remote

Maintenance and feature development for Rails MVC and API. Other tasks:

  • Code Review
  • Created a new build system utilizing Webpack
  • Implemented Vue.js integration
Senior Ruby Developer
Jun 2017 - Feb 2018

Shotzoom Software

Tempe, Arizona

Maintenance and feature development for an Angular front end and Rails API for Angular, IOS, and Android communication. Other work included:

  • Rebuilding HTML email templates with I18N support
  • Migration of User management and sync to a micro-service
  • Integration of MixPanel.com for analytics
Senior Ruby Developer
Mar 2016 - May 2017

Comcast

Remote

Developed automated processes to integrate and sync server state from OpenStack to the OP5 Monitoring Platform. Other work included:

  • Sprint Planning
  • Code Review
  • Mentoring Junior Developers
  • Deployments
Senior Ruby Developer
Dec 2015 - Mar 2016

Software Ops LLC

Scottsdale, Arizona

Translated end-user requirements into product features. Utilized Angular to build front end applications that communicated with Rails APIs. Other tasks:

  • Code Review
  • Mentoring Junior Developers
  • Deployments
Senior Ruby Developer
May 2015 - Dec 2015

Comcast

Philadelphia - Remote

Designed and developed an internal issue tracking system that aggregated data from device and user activity. Created a robust rules engine to manage automated recovery or escalation appropriately. The system also served as a reporting tool to determine root cause of widespread issues.

Ruby Developer
Sep 2011 - May 2015

Media Solutions Corporation

Phoenix, Arizona - Remote

Developed and maintained all customer-facing systems using Ruby on Rails. Applications included a consumer-facing web portal and a Roku app to dynamically deliver in-store advertisements. A large system of Ruby background workers enabled the collection and processing of store data to improve Ad quality and conversions.

Network Support Specialist
Sep 2006 - May 2014

Edward Jones

Tempe, Arizona

Monitoring of internal and external networks as well as tracking and troubleshooting network issues with internal equipment, WAN connections, ISP connections, and third-party providers. Assisted in maintenance and testing of system upgrades. Refactored internal tools to improve the alerting capabilities, ticket monitoring, incident tracking, analytics, and log filtering.

Promoted from Helpdesk to Enterprise Monitor
Promoted from Enterprise Monitor to Network Support Specialist