MELVIN JOSEPH

Staff ID: 9682

PORTFOLIO

Availability:
1 week(s) of notice period.

Can work AU, UK and US Business Hours

Currency:

Full Time:
$3,237.78
Hourly:
$18.68
Part Time:
$1,525.00
Hourly:
$17.60
Full Time:
£1,914.34
Hourly:
£11.04
Part Time:
£902.70
Hourly:
£10.42
Full Time:
$2,482.66
Hourly:
$14.32
Part Time:
$1,167.45
Hourly:
$13.47

INHOUSE RECRUITER COMMENTS AND NOTES

  1. Melvin is a seasoned PHP developer and has been working since 2006 and worked with different nationalities such as Austrian, Australian and American.
  2. He is more on back-end part of the system but can do some front-end as well.
  3. Main task on back-end development are:
    • Handled a small team of 3 developers
    • Facilitate scrum meeting
    • Customizing Themes and Plugins
    • Creating and customizing APIs
    • Retreiving data for front-end data processing
    • Implementing form for back-end
  4. Most proficient with the following skills/technologies/tools:
    • PHP
    • CodeIgniter
    • Symfony
    • HTML/HTML5
    • CSS/CSS3
    • JavaScript/ jQuery
    • Bootstrap
    • Wordpress
    • AJAX / JSON
    • MySQL
    • MVC / OOP
  5. Also with a background/knowledge on the following technologies/tools:
    • AngularJS
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • RESTful API / SOAP
  6. Recommended for Expert-level PHP developer.
  7. He has good communication skills.
  8. No background noise during the interview.
  9. Prefers to work on full timeon AU timezone.
  10. Currently working freelance on flexible schedule and can start after a week notice

Personal Information

   Age
34
   Nationality
Philippines
   Permanent Residence
PH
   Date of Birth
May 22, 1983
   Gender
Male

Work at Home Capabilities

   Working Environment
private room
   Internet Connection
   Computer Hardware/s
Type Brand Processor Operating System Ram
DESKTOP 1TB HD 6 gig ram
LAPTOP

Highest Qualifications

   Level
Bachelors/College Degree
   Field of Study
Computer Science/Information Technology
   Major
Systems Software Engineering
   Graduation Date
May 2006
   Institute/University
Far Eastern University - East Asia College
   Located In
Philippines
   Trainings & Seminars Attended
 Licence and Certification

Employment History

1. Company
   Position/Title
Software Engineer / Program Manager ( Part-time Home based)
   Employment Period
NOV 2010 to Present
   Responsibilities/
   Achievements
Responsibilities:
  • Developing web application, a social networking site for business using PHP CodeIgniter, HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, AJAX, JSON, MySQL
  • Developed Online Learning System using PHP
  • Created system designs like ERD, DSD and DFD for web application.
  • Developed and maintain web application using Drupal CMS.
  • Created modules, libraries, themes and views in Drupal.
  • Manage site contents and configuration
  • Applied Agile Methodology in Developing Applications
  • Handled junior programmers, give trainings and assigned sprint tasks to them.
2. Company
   Position/Title
PHP Developer
   Employment Period
JAN 2013 to FEB 2015
   Responsibilities/
   Achievements
Responsibilities:
  • Works as a PHP developer
  • Develops and maintains websites using PHP and Wordpress as CMS
  • PSD Slicing to HTML
  • Developing APIs as per client's requirements
  • Converting designs to responsive web design
  • Customizing and installing themes and plugins
  • Integrating APIs for additional functionality
Technology used:
HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, AJAX, Bootstrap, PHP, Wordpress
3. Company
   Position/Title
Senior Programmer (Project-based)
   Employment Period
NOV 2009 to NOV 2010
   Responsibilities/
   Achievements
Responsibilities:
  • Gathered data needed to develop a web-based application for Student Portal.
  • Designed and documented system design and database schema.
  • Developed and programmed web application using PHP (Symfony framework), Adobe Flex, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, AJAX, JSON, MySQL
  • and PostgreSQL.
  • Performed unit testing and system integration.
4. Company
   Position/Title
Freelance Software Developer
   Employment Period
FEB 2008 to FEB 2009
   Responsibilities/
   Achievements
Responsibilities:
  • Planned and gathered data needed for the development of the Lab Demand Planning Tool (LDPT) software.
  • Created several system design tools for LDPT software like Flow Chart, Data Flow Diagram (DFD), Entity Relationship Diagram (ERD), Data Schema Diagram (DSD) and Data Dictionary.
  • Developed/Programmed the Lab Demand Planning Tool software using several programming tools and database like Visual Basic 6.0 for the front-End and Oracle 10g for the backend. Crystal reports 9 is also used in the system for creating standard reports for the client
  • Tested the Lab Demand Planning Tool software using several test methods and procedures in differen test cases and implemented unit testing for the different modules of the system. 
  • Black box and White box testing were also implemented to assure the quality of the software application.
  • Installed and Deployed the Lab Demand Planning Tool (LDPT) software.
  • Prepared Business Requirements and Functional Specifications (BRFS) document and User’s Manual for the client.
  • Maintained the LDPT software for some other change requests or additional modules needed in the system. 
  • Provides also user support for any problems encountered in the system.
RFL: Offered a better opportunity
5. Company
   Position/Title
Application Developer
   Employment Period
JUN 2006 to FEB 2008
   Responsibilities/
   Achievements
  • Discuss with internal customers on new applications to be developed.
  • Developed and Programmed several broadcast and special project applications.
  •  SOP Music Awards Interface – SOP is a noontime show in the television. The interface was created to help SOP show online vote scores of the candidates to the television viewers. 
  • This system was developed using Visual Basic 6.0 IDE, ImageX control component and INET component.
  • Judge Tabulation System – This system was developed to help judges of different contests of GMA Network to tally and compute automatically their scores in the computer system. 
  • This system is a client-server application that can be used in a network to pass data/information.
  • This system also generates a report for the final scores that have been computed. 
  • This system was developed using Visual Basic 6.0 IDE, Videocap control component and Winsock component.
  • Election 2007 Voting Interface – This program shows television viewers quick count results of the Philippine election 2007. RTX machine or CPU was used to develop this program using Visual Basic 6.0 and Microsoft Access.
  • Pervasive Advertising Software – This software was developed for different clients of GMA7 most especially malls. This software is controlled by the server or the users in-charge to manipulate advertisement videos, images and news items in a monitor. The system was developed using Visual Basic 6.0, MS SQL Server 2000 and Winsock component.
  • Vendor Data Software (Bluetooth and Infrared Application) – This software is for the implementation of Vendor Data machine. This machine allow users to pay bills, download and upload images, videos and music files in their mobile phones or storage devices. Users can also have photo printing in this machine and generate receipt for the users. 
  • This software was developed using VB.Net for Bluetooth and Infrared Application, Visual Basic 6.0 for the frontend and MS SQL Server 2000 for the back-end.
  • Electronic Raffle and Registration System – This system was used for GMA7 special events.
  • The user can register in the computer with his/her information and a raffle ticket number will be generated and automatically send to his/her mobile phone using a GSM modem as an added hardware in the application. The system electronically draw the winner using a randomize system. This system was developed using Visual Basic 6.0 and Microsoft Access.
  • Game Show Applications – These applications were developed to give television viewers some information regarding the game show like game boards. Flash animations were controlled by the user in-charge using a server application. These applications were developed using Visual Basic 6.0 and Adobe Flash.
  • Debugged and Maintained software applications for GMA Network.

Languages Proficiency (0=Poor - 10=Excellent)

Language Spoken Written
Self Assessed
English 9 9
Filipino 9 9
Language Spoken Written
Recruiter Assesment
English
Filipino

Skills

Skill Name
Years of Experience
Proficiency
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Advanced
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Beginner
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Advanced
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Beginner
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Intermediate
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Advanced
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Advanced
1 yr/s
Intermediate
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Advanced
6 yr/s
Advanced
6 yr/s
Advanced
3 yr/s
Intermediate
1 yr/s
Intermediate
6 yr/s
Advanced
6 yr/s
Advanced
6 yr/s
Advanced
6 yr/s
Advanced
2 yr/s
Advanced

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