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PRESTON BEZANT

www.prestonbezant.com

Austin, Texas

SKILLS

Programming Languages:
  • Sass,
  • CSS3,
  • JavaScript,
  • JQuery,
  • HTML5,
  • PHP,
  • MySQL,
  • BASH
Database:
  • MySQL,
  • SQL
Operating systems:
  • Linux - kernel 2.4.0 (Ubuntu & SuSE),
  • Macintosh OSX,
  • Windows XP

WORK EXPERIENCE

Bancvue ltd.

Front End Developer

Austin, TX

June 2012 to October 2013

  • Created responsive landing pages. (ex. WeRock, WeAspire, AutoLoans)
  • Utilized Sass framework to manage and style websites for community financial institutions.
  • In charge of producing and managing 200 microsites.
  • Lead developer for compliance changes on over 120 microsites.
  • Member of a team that made updates and fixes to over 300 websites.

Hostgator

Linux Jr. Admin

Austin, TX

Febuary 2012 - May 2012

  • Assisted 40 customers or more per day by chat and phone with issues of their web hosting.
  • Utilized CPanel in troubleshooting issues and instructing customers how to use the application

Gensuite LLC

Web Applications Developer

Austin, TX

August 2011 to February 2012

  • Hand-Coded Cross-Browser compatible Environmental Health and Safety web applications using ExtJS, ColdFusion, and SQL.
  • Integrated existing systems to be iPhone compliant using ColdFusion, CSS and HTML.
  • Responsible for the design an implementation for a calendar application as well as a calendar widget that was used for employees of other companies to manage their daily and monthly schedules.
  • Responsible for the development of a notification plugin using javaScript that would show up at when a user first clicked on a function.

Oklahoma State University

Backend Web Application Developer

Stillwater, OK

May 2011 to August 2011

  • Hand-coded the backend of an online learning application using Object-Oriented PHP and MySQL.
  • Collaborated with other developers to design and create the web application.
  • Designed and developed the database for the application, using E.R. Diagrams and phpMyAdmin.

Wal-Mart

Web Application Developer - Intern

Bentonville, AR

May 2010 to August 2010

  • Developed cross-browser internal web applications for the human resource department through the use of JavaScript, Jquery, AJAX and HTML.
  • Hand coded plugins, using unobtrusive javaScript and CSS to be used in future applications.
  • Created applications using Information Systems Development Life Cycle processes.
  • Used Java and the Spring Framework to place data from an online application onto an actual printable copy of the application.

Daily O' Collegian

Photo Editor

Stillwater, OK

August 2006 to December 2009

  • Managed photographers and assignments for upcoming issues.
  • Problem solved and managed problems if the photos were not turned in on time.
  • Planned the daily design and content of each newspaper.
  • Interviewed, hired, and trained new photographers.
  • Created graphics and logos for the newspaper using Photoshop CS4.

Wal-Mart

Network Engineer - Intern

Bentonville, AR

May 2009 to August 2009

  • Repaired and configured routers and switches world-wide for individual Wal-Mart / Sam's Club stores.
  • Developed Perl scripts to automate changes
  • Created an award winning presentation about the diversity of Wal-Mart.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management

Oklahoma State University

VOLUNTEER WORK AND ACTIVITIES