Curriculum Vitae for

Aaron L. Krauss

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alkrauss48@gmail.com

Aaron Krauss is currently a web developer and public speaker working at Clevyr in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He specializes and prefers to work with open source languages such as Ruby, PHP, Javascript, Python, HTML, CSS, Git, SQL, Go, Shell, C/C++, etc., but also has experience with proprietary languages such as C#, ASP.NET, VB.NET, and SQL Server.

University of Oklahoma

Bachelor of Business Administration
January 2011 - May 2012
  • Major: Management Information Systems
  • Honors: Graduated with Distinction
  • Senior Project: Developed Help Desk Ticketing .NET Web Forms for the FAA Customer Service Center

Southern Methodist University

Bachelor of Science
August 2008 - December 2010
  • Major: Engineering Management Information Systems
  • Notable Projects: Lego Mindstorm Robotics Project (Java), Term/Frequency Inverse Document Frequency Search Engine (C/C++)

Clevyr

Website
Senior Software Engineer
May 2016 - Present
  • Build data-driven web and mobile applications using Node, Ionic, Angular, React, Rails, Go, and a slough of other fun languages.
  • We're a unix driven shop - so just like before, Vim, Shell, and Tmux are at the core of my productivity.
  • Project management here and there with estimating quotes, setting milestones, managing client expectations, etc.
  • Co-run Clevyr's social media presence.

Staplegun, Inc.

Website
Web Developer / Director of Awesome
February 2014 - May 2016
  • Lead developer on agency's largest project - using Rails, Angular, Hypermedia, PostgreSQL, Foundation, and more
  • Build interactive web sites with HTML5, Sass, Javascript, preprocessors, and build automation tools
  • Implement and develop for different CMSs including Wordpress, MODx, and Craft CMS
  • Develop fully responsiveness, accessible, and browser supported sites (IE8+)
  • Take web services to the next level with Node.js, Sinatra, Faye.js, D3.js, and more

Brightbit

Website
Web Developer
September 2013 - January 2014
  • Develop custom and responsive applications with Ruby on Rails, Javascript, AJAX, SQL, Zsh, HTML5, and Sass
  • Co-led project specifically using Ember.js, Coffeescript, Rails API, web sockets, background jobs, and PostgreSQL
  • Implement APIs, services, packages, and gems such as Heroku, Faye, AWS, Cloudmailin, Bootstrap, Devise, Stripe, etc.
  • Perform test-driven development through TestUnit, RSpec, Minitest, Capybara, and QUnit
  • Master Vim, Git, and Tmux for development tools

Adfitech, Inc.

Website
Software Developer
November 2011 - September 2013
  • Developed various projects through combination of Ruby, PHP, C, Gtk+ MySQL, MongoDB, and Bash
  • Sole developer for enterprise-scale Underwriting tool, written using Ruby, Gtk+, MongoDB, Ctree, and Mysql
  • Utilized development tools such as Vim, Git, and background job handlers on a daily basis
  • Programmed in and administered Mac OS and Linux environments

GMX Resources

Land Intern
June 2010 - November 2011
  • Wrote several Microsoft Excel macros in VBA for the Division Order Department
  • Managed Division Order maintenance and outflow
  • Recognition: GMXR Employee of Distinction

Hertz Technology Center

Website
MIS Intern
April 2011 - August 2011
  • Utilized T-SQL, C#, and ASP.NET to program an array of projects for Hertz
  • Developed multiple stored procedures, cursors, and triggers to aid in efficient database structuring
  • Engaged in database management team to help Hertz develop an innovative GPS system

Ruby/Rails

Git

Vim

Javascript

CSS/Sass

HTML5

APIs

Shell & Tmux

Ionic/Cordova

SQL

Python

NoSQL DBs

DNS

C/C++

Java

C#

VB.Net

Go

ASP.Net

Io

Prolog

Gimp

Matlab

Awards

OU MIS Scholarship
SMU Presidents' scholarship
Oklahoma All-State Tennis Champion - West
National Merit Commended
Valedictorian

Language

Conversational Proficiency in German

Interests

Games
Layla
Tea
Beer
Blogging
Walking my dog