Alexander Clark


  • Six years professional experience building MVC-based web applications
  • Three years using Ruby on Rails
  • Nine years in the IT industry
  • Eleven years using Linux and MySQL
  • Sixteen years of writing code

Technical Skills:

Adept: Ruby, Rails, Javascript (esp. jQuery), HTML, SASS, CSS, Git, RSpec, Apache, Linux

Practiced: sql (PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQLite), Capistrano, Phusion Passenger, BASH scripting, PHP, Subversion

Dabbled-in: Heroku, AWS EC2, Ember.js, ObjectiveC, Scheme, C, C++, Java, Python, Postfix, BIND, LaTeX

Professional Experience:

Jun 2014 – Present

Ruby Developer
Bypass Mobile, LLC
Austin, Texas

Build web applications and APIs powering a mobile point of sale system targeted to sports and entertainment venues

Apr 2013 – Jun 2014

Senior Web Developer
Infront Webworks, Inc
Colorado Springs, Colorado

Develop and maintain the SiteWorks CMS (a Rails engine-based plugin) and related software, assess client needs and craft custom solutions to work in tandem with SiteWorks

Jun 2011 – Present

Developer/Project Manager
{You} Creative, LLC
Colorado Springs, Colorado

Transform static design assets into well-crafted, semantic markup and interactive CMS themes; provide recommendations on and assistance in implementing security, SEO, and UX best practices; manage digital creative projects, monitoring progress in all areas and ensuring timely delivery

Sep 2008 – Jan 2013

Digital Media Developer-Analyst
WAY Media Inc
Colorado Springs, Colorado

Communicate with internal stakeholders to determine software require-
ments; design, implement, test and deploy web software solutions in a
LAMP environment; manage development projects, coordinating with in-
terns and third-party contractors; oversee ongoing maintenance of ex-
isting software packages; build, configure, and maintain physical and
cloud-based virtual Linux servers

Professional Affiliations:

Member, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

Open Source:

ActsAsStarrable – Gem for adding ratings to Rails apps – creator
RSpec – Ruby testing framework – occasional contributor

Around the Web:



2004 – 2007

Bachelor of Arts, Theology
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, California

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