Herb Meehan

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Objective
To create software utilizing my skills, knowledge, experience, and creative passion.
Summary
Experience with the full software development life cycle, from design to production. Important detail is always paid attention to: such as layout, spacing, color, typography, and usability. I am a software developer who is grounded in reality because of my experience and I understand what can be done and the time it will take to complete tasks.

Current career highlights include the following:
  • Created the Diabetes management tool © Lifebringer.
  • Created specialty kiosk program for Shiseido Cosmetics that allowed users to preview eye shadow colors using a touch screen monitor.
  • Designed the UI for © Crest, which allows banks to stress test their CRE loans.
  • Created e-commerce website that sold gourmet cookies. All images of each cookie looked professional, easy check out via PayPal, and automated shipping.
  • SEO, which brought a nearly invisible product to landing on the first page of a Google search through strong keywords, tagging, Google Adsense, linking on other sites (that promoted our own site), and a focus of being on top.
  • MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional), transcript available upon request.
Experience
Nagbot Diabetes
Lead Android Developer, Architect
April 2015 - Present
  • Designed and developed an app that helps diabetics manage their diabetes.
  • Rock solid design that puts the user first.
  • Rich animated reports brings data to life.
  • Both U.S and international measurements are supported.
  • This is over a 4.5 star rated app on Google Play.
  • nagbot.info
Jolt Driver
Senior Android Developer
January 2015 - Present
  • Developed an app that allows users to automatically see new orders in real-time.
  • Integrated Google Cloud Messaging that allows the back office to instantly send a new order to the app user.
  • Users have the ability to upload an image of a receipt seamlessly to the Amazon Web Services.
  • Users are automatically notified of a new orders, whether their phone is on or off.
  • The back office knows the location of the user via built-in GPS.
United States Constitution
Lead Android Developer
April 2015 - Present
  • Created a pocket version of the the United States Constitution, which includes the preamble, amendments, and articles.
  • The amendments and articles are fully searchable within the app.
  • User's can easily share amendments and articles straight from the app.
  • This is currently a 5-star app on Google Play.
  • This app has been downloaded over 5,000 times.
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Jolt Web
Ruby Developer
December 2014 - August 2015
  • Develops and addeded new and exciting features to the Ruby (Rails) web application.
  • Created functionality that captures emails that go to a specified email address, automatically creates an order based on the email data, and notifies the backend of a newly created order.
  • Added a feature that visually shows (with an arrow), where the drivers were on a map in relation to the headquarters.
eVisit
Junior Engineer (Product Support Engineer)
August 2015 - Present
  • Ruby web development with a major focus on making the company stronger through better backend tools. These tools are used to manage data.
  • Daily usage of Rail's Active Record.
  • Integrated the Kayako helpdesk with the eVisit product via Kayako's API. Newly created eVisit users are automatically created in Kayako, which eliminates two log ins.
  • Focus is on providing the eVisit product customer with the best possible experience and handling any issues, questions, and inquiries.
  • eVisit App
  • eVisit Product Info
Lifebringer
Creator and Software Architect
August 2010 - Present
  • Designed and developed a management tool that helps diabetics manage their diabetes.
  • Lifebringer holds over 50,000 user blood sugar records.
  • Both desktop and mobile views are available to the user.
  • Automated reminders are sent to the user at time of their own choosing (based on user's time zone). Over 500 reminders are sent out each week.
  • ASP.NET (VB.NET) web application using MySQL for data storage.
  • www.lifebringer.com
Love Culture
Senior E-Commerce Web Developer
July 2011 - November 2013
  • Worked closely with the graphic designers and copy editor to create visually stunning and interactive pages.
  • Sent out three e-blasts each week that went out to over 500,000 people. The HTML and imagery had to be creative, while also being within the rules of an e-blast.
  • Was the senior developer over an ASP.NET (C#) site using MS SQL.
  • Provided key reporting through complex SQL queries.
  • SEO friendly pages and Facebook integration.
  • www.loveculture.com
Milestone
Web Developer and SEO
November 2010 - July 2011
  • Built websites, which included design, coding, communicating with team members as well as the client, testing, and implementation.
  • Solved critical issues that spanned across 400 websites.
  • Worked with PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, and jQuery on a daily basis.
Banker's Toolbox
Software Engineer, UI/UX
March 2006 - April 2010
  • Designed the user interface of Crest: Utilizing wireframing, prototyping, and user experience (UX).
  • Banker's Toolbox scores an 11/12 on the Joel Test.
  • Front-end development that involved heavy HTML work.
  • Back-end coding using ASP.NET to solve banking problems.
  • www.bankerstoolbox.com/crest
Antioch University
Lead Web Developer, interim CTO
April 2004 - March 2006
  • Created an ASP.NET website for Antioch university of Los Angeles.
  • Heavy use of user defined controls.
  • The focus was getting more students enrolled.
  • MS SQL Server database, implementing queries, triggers and stored procedures.
  • Supervised two work-study support personnel.
  • www.antiochla.edu
Uncle Herbie's Gourmet Cookies
Web Developer, E-commerce, and Graphics.
September 2001 - January 2005
  • Created e-commerce site that sells gourmet cookies.
  • Every aspect of the site was created from scratch, including the detailed photos.
  • 50% backend, which consist of data created and stored within SQL Server 2000
  • 50% front-end, which consists of ASP, HTML, and graphics created in Photoshop
  • ASP .NET app on the server for the sole purpose of maintenance and reports.
  • Implementation of an SSL certificate and website security.
Qualisoft Inc
Visual Basic Programmer and Reports Writer
November 1998 - August 2003
  • Real world knowledge creating e-commerce sites utilizing ASP.
  • Experience using WinNT Advanced Server 2000 and SQL Server 7.0
  • Created successful web applications for our small clients.
  • Successfully created and implemented a multi-tier system for the WTC Port Authority of New York City.
  • 3rd Party controls used include Apex TrueDBGrid 6.0, Sheridan controls.
  • Working knowledge of DAO and ADO controls using both DSN and DSNless connections.
  • Created a credit card program that sends a request to the IcVerify Processor, and waits for a response.
  • Integrated a front end app that communicates (FileDrop) to the VisaNet's PosPartner 2000.
  • Created application (add on) for Shiseido (Japanese Cosmetic company).
Education
DeVry University, North Brunswick, NJ
Bachelor of science
  • Languages: C, C++, Visual Basic, HTML, Visual J++
  • Operating Systems: DOS 4 - 6.22, Windows 3.x, Windows NT, Windows 95, Windows 98, Linux
  • Special: Networking, Linux, Perl
  • Expertise: Software development
Interests
Interests include user interfaces, MMO games, and technology.