Innovative programmer looking for opportunity on a collaborative team that prioritizes sustainable innovation and software craftsmanship. With 11 years experience, I am looking for the freedom to solve real problems in an open, honest forum with a healthy work/life balance.
Accomplishments & Notable Projects
- Rapidly delivered a university-wide integration with a new, API-driven payment solution.
- Guided transition from a monolithic, Java/Spring stack to a simpler, Kotlin-based microservice model.
- Developed tooling to simplify deployment of applications to Amazon Web Services (hdl.thatjoemoore.com).
- Built tooling in Kotlin to enable rapid development of REST APIs that conform to the University API standard (kuapi.thatjoemoore.com).
- Pioneered the BYU Web Brand framework and a git-based CDN that allowed for fast pageloads and timely updates and bugfixes (btc.thatjoemoore.com and cdn.thatjoemoore.com).
- Two-time recipient of the BYU Staff and Administrative Employee Recognition Award.
Software Developer, Brigham Young University Office of IT
May 2012 - Present
- Lead small project teams in design, development, and maintenance of full-stack, event- and API-driven applications in Java, Kotlin, Node.js, and Vue.js.
- Collaborate with campus community to design and implement a cross-framework web brand.
- Advocate best practices as part of cross-functional working groups.
- Architect and craft shared infrastructure and deployment tooling.
- Mentor junior developers and student developers in all aspects of software development.
Student Developer, Brigham Young University Office of IT
August 2008 - May 2012
- Overhauled the BYU Android App, taking it from a quick minimum viable product to a feature-rich, maintainable application.
- Developed UIs for Web (Java, Spring) and Desktop (Java Swing).
- Build backend web APIs in Java (Spring, Hibernate) using SOAP and RESTful styles.
Passions and Side Projects
- SAINTCON cybersecurity conference — high scorere in the Hacker's Challenge and joint winner of the Wireless Hunt.
- Kobble — a work-in-progress exploration of a different way of doing Dependency Injection in Kotlin (kbl.thatjoemoore.com).
- University API Winter Workshop.