Derrick Beining

Software Engineer | Atlanta, GA

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Software engineer specializing in full stack JavaScript development, interested in progressive web, mobile, and hybrid application development. Some of my go-to tools include Node, Express, Sequelize, React(-Native), Redux, SCSS, and Webpack.

Technical Skills


CSS, HTML5, JavaScript programming (ES5 & ES2015+), Node.js, React.js, Redux.js, Sass, SCSS, Sequelize.js


Git, GitHub, NoSQL databases, React Native, relational databases, search engine optimization (SEO), SQL, unit testing (Chai, Enzyme, Mocha, Supertest, Sinon), Webpack


DigitalOcean deployment, Docker, Docker Compose, Heroku deployment, Unix shell


Software Developer at Digital Scientists

February 2018 - Present

  • Maintain and improve bespoke web, iOS, Android, and IoT software solutions for clients using the latest open source platforms, frameworks, and cloud-based services, including Ionic, Angular, React (and React Native), Node/Express, Ruby on Rails, and various Amazon Web Services.

Director of Marketing at Holmesburg Christian Academy

April 2015 - June 2017 (2 years 3 months), Philadelphia, PA

  • Implemented digital marketing strategies and increased enrollment 15% my first year, exceeding our target by 5%
  • Redesigned and maintained the school’s WordPress website UI, content, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Optimized website’s static assets for SEO, improving its score on Google PageSpeed Insights from below 60 to over 80
  • Produced ad campaigns using MailChimp, Facebook, Instagram, and Google Ads
  • Utilized Facebook pixel and Google Analytics tracking scripts to practice A/B testing and measure ROI
  • Created lead-generating pipelines online with call-to-action landing pages integrated with 3rd-party automation tools


Fullstack Academy

Certificate of Completion, Immersive Software Engineering Program

Westminster Theological Seminary

Master of Divinity (uncompleted), GPA: 3.6 / 4.0

Georgia Southern University

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), International Studies, GPA: 3.6 / 4.0