Curtis Holland

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Advanced web developer with experience in structuring, developing and implementing interactive websites. Innovative use of technology to drive traffic and engage users. Ability to complete projects efficiently and in a timely manner with attractive user-friendly interfaces. Superior capacity for understanding new concepts and applying them quickly and correctly and interested in expanding my horizons.

Name: Curtis Holland
Age: 36 years
Experience: +15 years
Address: Arlington Vriginia, 22204

My Skills

MySQL 90%
Ubuntu Server 95%
Javascript 100%
PHP 100%
Laravel 90%
Symfony 95%
Python 80%
HTML5 100%

My Education

- Computer Science Engineering Technology

The University of Toledo - 2003 – 2007

Studied PHP and object orient coding in Toledo, Ohio.  Attended courses that challenged my thinking and problem solving to help mold me into the person I am today.

- AWS Certified Developer Associate

A Cloud Guru - 2019

Online courses to help understand and further grow my knowledge of AWS development and using their platforms to help scale large website and online tools.

- Outstanding Employee Achievement

Beaconfire Red - 2020

Earned an award for planning, and executing a very difficult deployment that had many interwoven integrations.

Work Experience

Technical Lead at BeaconfireRED

Architected advanced integrations between WordPress, EventBrite, Stripe and a custom AWS API implementation.  Built and executed excellent migration plan for a site with multiple integrations which won an achievement award.

Senior Developer at Beaconfire Consulting

Became a Symfony and Laravel framework expert.  Then continued this education into architecting an advanced migration tool from ezPublish to WordPress.  Assisted in architecting advanced API connection using the FHIR‎ specification

Junior Developer at Beaconfire Consulting

Developed iOS / Android application with PhoneGap using Node and Ggoogle fustion tables, later migrated to AWS and MySQL.  As well as running and maintaining the company Jira and Confluence systems within AWS.

Linux System Engineer / Internal PHP Developer at Pantek, Inc

Level III support engineer, interfaced directly with clients to fix server related issues.  Also developed small applications for clients when requested.

Data Manipulation Specialist / Web Developer at The Karcher Group, Inc

Wrote php 4.x and 5.x object oriented code while developing and maintaining a custom CMS for multi-client reuse.  Interfaced with clients to achieve targeted outcomes in a MySQL, Apache, PHP environment

Web Developer at Internet Payment Exchange

In addition to providing customer facing support, worked with others to build and maintain an online bill-pay system.  Worked with continuous integration and version control to ensure seamless deployments

My Blog

22 Oct

Data Corruption :(

So, while attempting to solve a problem with my RGB Screen, I rebooted it using the plug. I have heard so many people say not to use the plug to reboot your system, and you should always use the poweroff command to shut down the rpi. I also know why. The problem is I’ve been… Read more »


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