thomas.weld@gmail.com - Atlanta, GA - 404.438.2771

Summary 

Web Developer with a background in Digital Marketing and eCommerce.

Education

The Iron Yard - Front-End Engineering - Atlanta, GA - 04/16 - 06/16 Focus on Javascript, AngularJS + jQuery

Tech Talent South - Full Stack Development - Atlanta, GA - 01/15 - 3/15 Focus on Ruby + Ruby on Rails

BBA in Finance - Kennesaw State University - Kennesaw, GA - 11/03 - 12/08

Technical Skills

Languages - JavaScript, Ruby, HTML, CSS/Sass, Markdown, SQL

Frameworks - AngularJS, Ruby on Rails, Bootstrap, Jekyll

Libraries - jQuery, Lo-Dash

Experience

Online Software Engineer @ The Home Depot in Atlanta, GA | 08/16 - Present

  • Working as a member of the Front End Development team to build the checkout page at homedepot.com using AngularJS
  • Adding new features from user stories
  • Fixing bugs, defects and regression issues
  • Writing unit tests
  • Environment: Scrum Agile Development, Pair Programming, Node Package Manager, Gulp Build System, John Papa Style Guide, Unit Testing w/ Jasmine and Karma

Developer & Founder @ Ticketwin in Atlanta, GA | 04/15 - 06/16

  • Took product from idea to launch and sold over $35,000 in tickets through the app
  • Developed the backend with a partner using Ruby on Rails
  • Developed the front-end using HTML, ERB, HAML, Bootstrap, Sass and jQuery
  • Integrated Stripe for payments, AWS for images and Heroku for hosting
  • Conducted user discovery and research
  • Created user flow and state diagrams
  • Conducted competitive research and market research
  • Marketing, sales and customer service

Webmaster @ ACT!ON in Atlanta, GA | 07/15 - 04/16

  • Responsive HTML email design, email marketing and reporting
  • Used Jekyll to streamline email workflow
  • Updated clients websites across various CMS platforms
  • Updated views on existing Cake PHP application
  • Maintained and updated company WordPress site

JavaScript and Ruby Developer @ Scoutmob in Atlanta, GA | 04/15 - 07/15

  • Tracked and fixed bugs in Ruby on Rails and Spree eCommerce app
  • Transposed native app views from AngularJS to Ruby on Rails
  • Implemented JavaScript for Google Trusted Merchant
  • Added email opt in checkbox for contests using jQuery
  • Fixed CSS issues
  • Added tracking links to shipping status column in user profile
  • Added links to products and artists for order confirmation emails
  • Added feature that dynamically changes Pinterest pinned image

Web Developer @ Mindzai Creative in Atlanta, GA | 06/13 - 08/15

  • Migrated existing sites to BigCommerce
  • Managed website design, SEO and site architecture
  • Customized HTML and CSS
  • Conducted keyword research and competitive analysis
  • Managed digital marketing, social media marketing and PPC
  • Launched new site in 06/14, online revenue for 07/14 was 97% above 2 year average

Digital Marketer @ EnergyEarth in Chattanooga, TN | 10/12 – 01/15

  • Increased organic search visits by 63%
  • Managed pay per click campaigns
  • Grew Facebook audience from 100 to 5,000 in 6 months
  • Managed content marketing strategy and two staff writers
  • Managed and monitored Google Analytics internally and for corporate clients
  • Researched and contributed to sales materials for Fortune 100 clients
  • Managed sales and inventory feed via ChannelAdvisor
  • Customer service for eCommerce and rewards customers

Additional Training

TreeHouse Online Code School - http://teamtreehouse.com/thomasweld - 09/14 - 10/15 CSS, Design, JavaScript, HTML, Ruby, WordPress

Search Engine Marketing - Emory - Center for Lifelong Learning - Atlanta, GA - 04/11 - 05/11 Search Advertising / PPC, Search Engine Optimization, Online Search Basics

Google Advertising Fundamentals Exam - Passed - 10/11 Basics of Google Adwords and Google Analytics

Additional Skills / Experience

HAML, Liquid, AJAX, APIs, Git Workflow, Github, DOM, REST, TDD, Heroku, Amazon Web Services, eCommerce, Shopify, BigCommerce, CMS, WordPress, CRM, Search Engine Optimization, Google Adwords, Search Engine Marketing, Pay Per Click, Keyword Research, Social Media Marketing, Social Media Contests, Social Media Advertising, Display Advertising, Remarketing, Content Marketing, Content Generation, Google Analytics, Marketplace Management, Data Feeds, ChannelAdvisor, eBay, Amazon