JAMES H. ROWELL

801-735-2429 mobile  |  jameshrowell@gmail.com
Available for remote work or in the Tampa, FL Area


SKILLS


I have years of experience as a web-based software developer. I am confidant working on every aspect of a project
from the server, to the database, to the back-end code, to the user interface, to the API.

Java

Java, J2EE, JSP, Spring MVC, Hibernate, JUnit, Tomcat, Eclipse

PHP

PHP, Zend Framework, Eclipse

Database

MySQL, SQL Server, Any Relational Database

OS

Mac, Linux, Windows, Cloud-based Servers

General

HTML, XML, JSON, AJAX, jQuery, JavaScript, Apache, Subversion, CVS, Git

Traits

Ambitious, Creative, Critical-Thinker, Dedicated, Fast, Self-Motivator


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


2012-Now

Aptexx (aptexx.com)

Remote Work

Principal Software Engineer

LAMP, Java, Javascript, Eclipse
  • Created mobile software solutions for property management professionals
  • Developed event-driven micro survey tools for residents
  • Created two-way mass messaging features for SMS and email
  • Processed over $2 billion with a mobile-first payment solution
  • Optimized all pages to work on mobile devices, tablets, and computers

  • 2010-2012

    Lender Payments

    Remote Work

    Principal Software Engineer

    LAMP, Zend Framework, jQuery, Eclipse
  • Developed a web-based reporting tool used by 150+ financial institutions
  • Created a mobile-first payment solution that processed over $1 billion
  • Managed cloud-based Linux servers
  • Created integrations with 10+ lockbox systems for automated payer validation and imports of payment data
  • Developed a vendor API (api.epay.cm)

  • 2009-2010

    Five Cubits

    Remote Work

    Contract Developer

    Java, Spring MVC, Hibernate, MySQL, JavaScript, Tomcat, Eclipse
  • Developed a web-based ticket tracking system for Kiewit (2nd largest road construction company in the world)
  • Created SOAP API for ticket creation and reports from integration partners
  • Developed reporting tools for reconciliation of materials and costs

  • 2009

    Conexm

    American Fork, UT

    Sole Developer

    LAMP, Zend Framework, JavaScript, Eclipse
  • Developed the payment processing and customer relationship management (CRM) system
  • Took the business idea from concept to production within 1 month
  • Deployed CRM to multiple customers with customizations

  • 2002-2009

    Yapstone (dba RentPayment)

    San Francisco, CA

    Vice President of User Interface

    Java, JSP, MVC, Hibernate, SQL Server, Tomcat, Eclipse
  • Successfully grew the company from nothing (startup) to a $125M valuation
  • Supported 200,000 page views per day
  • Developed the payment processing system, with emphasis on UI
  • Created integrations with 10+ property management softwares
  • Managed 30+ Linux servers (PCI Compliant for credit card processing)

  • 2001-2006

    Banta Corporation

    Spanish Fork, UT

    Senior Web Engineer

    Java, JSP, MVC, IBM DB400, Websphere IDE
  • Created web-based internal paper-product ordering sites for:
        3M, Americhoice, Kohler, Kimberly Clark, Medtronic, SCA Tissue, Siemens, and United Health Group
  • Designed dynamic layout and graphics for each customer

  • 2001

    BYU Athletic Administration

    Provo, UT

    Senior Web Engineer

    Visual C++, JavaScript, Oracle WAS (Web Application Server)
  • Developed event management software for track & field events

  • 2000-2001

    Crystal Canyon Interactive

    Provo, UT

    Web Developer

    Objective C, Lingo/Shockwave, ArticleBase, RunningStart, Oracle
  • Created online mechanical fluid power tutorial/training site for fluidpowerzone.com

  • 2000

    Outdoorsman.com

    Provo, UT

    Web Developer

    Java, JSP, MySQL, Emacs
  • Made an online search for outdoor equipment resellers
  • Created an online store for Out'n'Back

  • 1999-2000

    Sento

    American Fork, UT

    PC Technician

  • Tech Support for McAfee VirusScan customers

  • 1997

    ACT (American College Testing)

    Iowa City, IA

    Network Administrator

  • Network management of 1200 nodes
  • Software/Hardware support and installation


  • MOONLIGHT EXPERIENCE


    2010-Now

    Child Scripture Stories iOS App

    Orem, UT

    iOS Developer

    Objective C, Cocoa Framework, Xcode, iOS
  • Available in app store now (see ldspublicity.com)
  • Universal app for iPhone, iPod, and iPad
  • Created app to show movies, photos, and text of scripture stories

  • 2010

    Every Place iOS App

    Orem, UT

    iOS Developer

    Objective C, Cocoa Framework, Xcode, iOS
  • Created app to see "inside maps" of over 100 locations in the SLC area searchable by location and map-view

  • 2007-2008

    My Sports Career Facebook App

    Orem, UT

    Facebook API Developer

    Java, MVC, Hibernate, SQL Server, Tomcat, Eclipse
  • Successfully grew the company from nothing to over 1.5M sign ups
  • Supported 50K Daily Active Users and 150,000 page views per day
  • Developed a Facebook application integrated with the Facebook API
  • Linux Administration of 20 servers


  • EDUCATION


    1999-2002

    Brigham Young University (BYU)

    Provo, UT

    BS Computer Science


    1997-1999

    Mission for LDS Church

    Porto Alegre, Brazil

    Volunteer Service

  • Read, write, and speak fluently in Portuguese
  • Consistent public speaking to large audiences

  • 1996-1997

    University of Iowa

    Iowa City, IA

    Computer Science