James Guest is a Full Stack Software Developer with a background in collegiate coaching and the life-long dedication to learning. Effective at combining creativity and problem solving to develop user-friendly applications. Known among staff for strong wit and attention to detail no matter the complexity of the project. He believes success as an engineer comes from the passion of continual learning.
A database-powered quote generator with a mobile-first design, using the Ruby on Rails framework, HTML, and CSS. Uses Git and GitHub for version control, and launched on Heroku.
A Yelp clone that integrates with the Google Maps API and includes features like user comments, star ratings, image uploading, and user authentication.
A two-sided, video-streaming marketplace platform that features credit card payment capabilities, user role management, complex user interfaces, and advanced database relationships.
An Instagram clone that was built using industry-standard, test-driven development following numerous red/green/refactor cycles.
Worked on an Agile software development team building a chess application. Under the guidance of a senior software engineer, we had weekly Agile team meetings for code reviews, sprint planning, and feature assignments.
James has developed proficiency and expertise in the following programming languages and comfort with the following tools.
Currently entertaining new opportunities: