Resume

Derrick Beining

Software Engineer

derrick.beining@gmail.com | Atlanta, GA

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Summary

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


Advanced:

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

Intermediate:

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

Conversant:

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


Experience


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

Education


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