Bob Scott

My Skills

Highlights

  • Over 22 years of industry experience as a Web Developer
  • Solid background in PHP programming
  • Understanding of OOP principles
  • Familiarity with MVC frameworks
  • Experience and competence using and administrating UNIX machines
  • Strong SQL skills and database design expertise
  • Experience with programming since a very young age
  • Fluent in the Japanese language
  • Excellent communication abilities
  • Constantly adapting and improving my Web development skills
  • Self motivated and reliable individual

Core Skills

  • Web development using PHP / MySQL
  • Web development using Ruby on Rails (novice level)
  • Database design
  • AWS administration (S3, EC2, Route 53, IAM, etc.)
  • Drupal
  • Wordpress
  • OAuth
  • Zurb Foundation responsive front-end framework
  • Twitter Bootstrap responsive front-end framework
  • git / github
  • Subversion
  • Heroku
  • Apache Web Server installation, configuration and administration
  • Linux / Unix systems administration
  • Shell scripting using PHP and bash
  • Search engine optimization
  • Graphic design (Photoshop)
  • CSS
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • AJAX
  • Web site integration with third-party services such as LinkedIn, PayPal IPN, Twitter API, USPS Web Tools, bit.ly API, Authorize.net API, UPS APIs, Commission Junction data feeds, Stop Forum Spam data feeds, Google Picasa APIs, EBay data skimming and Amazon Web Services.
  • Web development for iPhone and other mobile devices (recent infatuation)
  • Dreamweaver
  • Building hardware
  • Firewall / security configuration using iptables
  • Perl (when necessary)
  • Though not part of my present skill set, I have some past experience with Microsoft ASP (Visual Basic), Oracle PL/SQL, C, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft IIS, Visual Basic, ActionScript, Lingo and TRS-80 Level II Basic.