Nick Yeoman

Web Developer

10109 Beavis Pl, Summerland BC V0H 1Z2

Phone: (778) 516-4322

Email: [email protected]

Key Skills

  • Team player - Works productively in a team using strong leadership skills to encourage others
  • Communication - Strong interpersonal communication skills both verbal and written
  • Technical Knowledge - Committed to life-long learning in order to capitalize on current advancements
  • Problem solving - Quickly adapts to new situations and finds appropriate solutions
  • Professional attitude - very reliable, positive and organized
  • System Knowledge - excellent technical skills and experience in many operating systems

Technical Knowledge

  • Operating Systems - Windows 95 - Seven, Linux, MacOS, Windows Server 2003
  • Software - MS Office, Sharepoint, Apache, MySQL, hundreds more.
  • Scripting and programming - PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, bash
  • Other relevant knowledge - FTP, SSH, Joomla, Wordpress, CodeIgniter, SVN, Git

Experience

Web Developer

Freelance, Summerland, BC

Jan. 2007 - Present

  • LAMP Server Administration
  • All areas of Search Engine Optimization
  • Project Management
  • Develop websites using the following technologies:
    • Perl, PHP, HTML, CSS, Javascript, SVN, Git
  • Use open source software: Joomla, Wordpress, Open Realty, Magneto, Code Igniter, Kohana, Jquery, MooTools

Director

South Okangan Crime Stoppers, Penticton, BC

Aug. 2011 - Present

  • LAMP Server Administration
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Produce Fundrasing Ideas
  • Social Media Campaigns
  • Develop website using the following technologies:
    • PHP, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Git, Joomla
  • Carried out online awarness campaigns, in a team setting, using:
    • Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Hootsuite

Technology Director

Stop A Bully, Summerland, BC

Aug. 2011 - Present

  • LAMP Server Administration
  • Produce Fundrasing Ideas
  • Develop website using the following technologies:
    • PHP, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Git, Joomla

Web Developer

Discovery Software Ltd, Langley, BC

Apr. 2008 - February 2010

  • LAMP Server Administration
  • Maintained a wiki of company procedures and reference.
  • Developed websites using the following technologies:
    • PHP
    • Subversion
    • ExpressionEngine, Wordpress, Code Igniter, Jquery
    • Graphic Design/editing
    • Created Wordpress plugins
    • MySQL
  • Browser Optimizatoin
    • IE 6 - 8, Safari (Mac & Windows), Firefox, Chrome, Blackberry
  • IT Support
    • Installation and troubleshooting of OS (Mac, Ubuntu, Vista, XP)
    • Blackberry and iPhone simulator installs
    • Antivirus/Spyware removal
    • Account creation (Intranet, ssh, smb)
    • NAS Administrator (Rsync, Samba)

I successfully moved multiple servers to lower cost, but more reliable servers, saving the company thousands of dollars per month.

IT Technician

YMCA-YWCA Career Contact Centre for Youth, Okanagan, BC

Oct. 2005 - Jul. 2008

  • Created financial tracking and statistical spreadsheets
  • Compiled and entered program and survey information

Senior Web Developer

GetOn.com Technologies, Kelowna, BC

May 2006 - Jan. 2007

  • Work with team members to develop procedures both technical and administrative
  • Provided Technical support to clients which include Email and FTP
  • HTML/Contribute
  • Developed websites using Perl, PHP, HTML, CSS
  • Utilized open source software: Interchange, Joomla, Open Realty

Computer Technician & Support

Freelance, Okanagan, BC

May 2004 - Dec. 2006

  • Provide phone support and remote assistance
  • Backup and securely store data
  • Instruct proper procedures for disaster prevention and recovery
  • Execute Virus and Malware protection, removal and recovery
  • Upgrade and repair hardware including networking
  • Install Operating Systems and software

Information Systems Assistant

Interior Savings Credit Union, Kelowna, BC

Jan. 2005 - July 2005

  • Prepared, implemented and maintained a new Intranet site
  • Provided Communication Officer with statistical information regarding the Intranet site
  • Documented procedures for using SharePoint
  • Installed new PCs in Okanagan Branches

EDUCATION

Computer Information Systems

Okanagan College, Kelowna, BC

Sept. 2004 - Apr. 2006

Computer Science courses including:

  • System Analysis & Design
  • Operating Systems
  • Software Evaluation
  • Machine Architecture
  • Networking

Business Administration courses including:

  • Computer Accounting Applications
  • Management Information Systems
  • Intermediate Accounting

Computer Information Systems

Mount Royal College, Calgary, AB

Sept. 2002 - Apr. 2004

Courses included:

  • Building Internet Solutions
  • Programming in Java
  • Hardware and Operating Systems
  • Intermediate Microcomputer Applications
  • Database Development
  • Desktop Publishing

Business Administration

Okanagan University College, Kelowna, BC

Sept. 2000 - Apr. 2002

Courses included:

  • Principles of Marketing
  • Economics
  • Business Communications
  • Statistics
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Financial and Management Accounting

Professional Memberships

South Okanagan Linux User's Group

Penticton, BC

May 2004 - Present

  • Attend monthly meetings to discuss and critique Linux distributions and applications
  • Give information presentations including: Ubuntu LAMP server and DSL

ACM Rocky Mountain Programming Contest

University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB

Nov. 2003

  • Solved programming related problems using C++ and Java