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J. Isaac Friend

Web Developer
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  • Front End Developer 2014-Current

    As a member of the National Accounts team I build custom features and pages for some of the largest automotive OEMs in the world. Working in an Agile environment, I use technologies ranging from C# to jQuery to SCSS to implement features that are documented through the TFS ticketing system and version controlled through our TFS server.

  • Full Stack Developer 2014-2015
    Entrepreneur Advertising Group

    Remote contract work requiring extensive back-end modification of the WordPress platform in order to accommodate client needs for website management. Took provided PSD designs and converted them to custom WordPress themes using my own custom theme framework based on Zurb’s Foundation 5.

  • Full Stack Developer 2013-2014
    Blue Earth Interactive

    Remote contract work as a WordPress developer and troubleshooter. Immediately took over three existing WordPress projects and became the sole developer. Projects managed through Git repositories, JIRA, and BaseCamp. Developed custom page templates, custom plugins, and custom functionality using PHP and jQuery. Created custom templates for WooCommerce as well as custom functionality within that framework.

  • Full Stack Developer 2010-2014
    Fueled by Dreams

    Developed custom WordPress solutions for clients on a freelance basis. Employed SCSS, PHP, Javascript, and jQuery to implement custom theme development, custom implementations of WooCommerce, custom plugin development, modification of existing themes, custom user management solutions, content migration, and some content creation.


  • English (Creative Writing) - B.A. 2005
    Missouri State University

    Emphasis – Poetry
    Minor – History


  • HTML595%

  • CSS390%

  • SCSS85%

  • Javascript85%

  • jQuery90%

  • Angular.js45%

  • Node.js40%

  • PHP80%

  • .NET/C#55%

  • WordPress80%

  • Git85%