Melissa Eller

Full Stack Web Developer

Melissa Eller

At a glance

Born and raised in a suburb of Detroit, MI. Received a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Michigan State University in 2006. Received an Associate in Business as a Computer Support Specialist from Lansing Community College in 2010. Relocated to Lexington, KY at the end of 2011. Worked as an Executive Administrative Assistant, a Sport Programs Administrative Coordinator, and then a Junior Data Analyst before becoming a Software Developer. Completed the Intro to Web Development (part-time, evenings, 9 weeks) course through Awesome Inc. Recently completed the Spring 2019 Web Developer Bootcamp (full-time, 4 weeks remote, 12 weeks in-person) course through Awesome Inc. Checkout my blog to see my journey through the Bootcamp.


Experience

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER LEVEL 1

US EQUESTRIAN
OCTOBER 2017 - FEBRUARY 2019

  • Created content, made modifications and resolved bugs in the existing in-house WPF application.
  • Optimized frequently used queries and processes within the application to reduce load time and strain on the system.
  • Member of a scrum based team that consisted of seven other developers and two project managers.
  • Instrumental in the integration and creation of website pages that accessed USEF’s database for the rollout of a refreshed website for an affiliate organization.

JUNIOR DATA ANALYST

US EQUESTRIAN
MAY 2014 - OCTOBER 2017

  • Planned, organized and built reports through TSQL querying of the database with Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Management Studio for internal requests submitted by other departments.
  • Provided monthly reports to outside organizations.
  • Handled daily processes including the integration of financial transactions.
  • Created “fillable” forms with Adobe Acrobat XI Pro for the website that were utilized by USEF membership.


Education

WEB DEVELOPER BOOTCAMP

AWESOME INC U
SPRING 2019

  • TOPICS: CS and Programming Fundamentals, Full-Stack Web Development, Tech Job Skills
  • TECHNOLOGIES: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, CLI, Git, mySQL, PHP, Laravel, Vue, Heroku

ASSOCIATE IN BUSINESS - COMPUTER SUPPORT SPECIALIST

LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE
GRADUATED MAY 2010

  • Courses on installing, modifying and making minor repairs to computer hardware and software systems, along with providing technical assistance and training to system users.

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE - ANIMAL SCIENCE

MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
GRADUATED MAY 2006

  • Agribusiness Management Specialization with an overall Equine Emphasis.

Additional

MICROSOFT EXAMS

  • 98-364: Database Fundamentals - Certified April 23, 2018
  • 98-361: Software Development Fundamentals - Certified August 27, 2018
  • 98-375: HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals - Certified October, 1 2018

MICROSOFT OFFICE SPECIALIST

LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

  • Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word.

Bootcamp Projects

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Horse Lesson Assistant Portfolio

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Laravel Portfolio

Exercises refactored into Laravel/VueJS.
Database not yet hosted for ToDo


Project 2

Restaurant menu with API


Project 1

Campaign website for fictional character


Intro to Web Developement Projets

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Project 4

Final Project using an API call


Project 3

Project 3 - Bootstrap Album


Project 2

Project 2 - Bootstrap Grid, JavaScript


Project 1

Project 1 - First website ever