Fully test driven, and developed using Agile Methodologies through user stories.
Documented through self-written series of tutorials describing development flow and deployment steps.
Continuously deployed through OpenShift and Codeship CI/CD
A fully-functioned social media app made with Ruby on Rails
Deployed on Amazon EC2 with static content hosted on Amazon S3
Signing Up, Emails, Friending, Posting, Commenting, Photo Uploading, and Liking are implemented.
Path of Exile Build Collector
Periodically Scrapes and Collects Guides on the Path of Exile class forums
Sorts scraped guides by character and main skill
Deployed on DigitalOcean.com, with rake tasks to automatically collect new guides on a set interval
Tracks ESPN fantasy football leagues
Generates statistics not calculated by ESPN such as an ALL-PLAY record
Calculates a given team's luckiness/unluckiness during the season
Displays game with the HTML5 canvas
The game has increased difficulty with a rotating game board
Naperville, IL - dmkelseyII@gmail.com
I'm a developer living in the Chicagoland area looking for web development related positions. I love programming, going for walks, playing video games, but most importantly, I love learning new things and improving my skills!
Preparing for and very excited about the rolling out of the new ES6 standard.
Capable with the popular CSS framework Twitter Bootstrap, and can still
Can follow the discipline of responsive design, combining both Bootstrap and pure CSS to allow content to cleanly accomodate devices of any size.
Database & Deployment
Understanding of website deployment to Heroku/Digital Ocean/Amazon EC2.
Versed in understanding existing and/or creating database schemas.
Has a love for optimization towards database query operations.
Knowledge of database design and working with databases through both ActiveRecord and Raw SQL queries.
Able to deploy applications that rely on sqlite3 or Postgresql databases, whether they are local or remote.
Knowledge in both the Ruby programming language and Rails web framework.
Proficient in using RESTful design where appropriate.
Passion for test-first test driven development whenever possible.
Accustomed to Pair Programming and working in groups.
Experience in 3+ person team-based work using Git branching workflows.
Familiar with developing software in the Agile mindset.
Able to use tools such as Pivotal Tracker to work on large applications with multiple team members.