Matthew is a professional web application developer with enterprise-level experience and expertise in building modern web applications along with developing new userfacing features in existing software. Matthew specializes in scalable containerized deployments and asynchronous client-server architectures with experience in Agile Scrum, CI/CD, Testing/QA, and product management.
As a web technologist, Matthew has always sought out bleeding-edge technologies and modern solutions to solve challenging problems. Often exploring and researching new ideas and finding unique ways to apply them both in software and everyday life. Excited by a challenge and enthusiastic and engaging about finding solutions.
Work within a cross-functional Agile Scrum team with UX, Product Management, and Quality Assurance to deliver new business value in the current architecture, and refactor into reusable code and libraries for future use. Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs and business requirements while collaborating with other team members and stakeholders to deliver value-added features.
Develop new userfacing features for various user interfaces. Design and develop full product lifecycle management within various internal and customer-facing web applications. Work in cross-functional teams developing, testing, QA'ing, and deploying software.
Provide support to customers via email for billing related issues or concerns escalated from entry-level support via ticket, live chat, and over the phone. Oversaw and supported Virtual and Dedicated server provisioning lifecycles. Manage account disputes, fraudulent activity, and TOS violations along with various other auditing and technical accounting duties.
Quickly diagnose a wide range of issues effectively with a quick turnaround time to support customers through phone and chat-based support with all aspects of their web hosting accounts explaining resolutions clearly. Answer pre-sale inquiries and provide consultative support for numerous products and services.
Responsible for the complete buildout of a networked computer system to support a newly acquired business management system (http://rfcsystems.com) along with the management of the software and support for the employee end-users.
Mathew has developed and maintained multiple frontend applications of varying complexity for a broad range of purposes. Knowledgeable in ES5/6, MVC, SPAs, asynchronous design, along with various frameworks and libraries, he has experience in all aspects of frontend development. Matthew possesses skills in 3rd party API and service integration, security auditing, accessibility, CORS, profiling, and testing. Combining his knowledge, experience, passion for new technologies, and understanding of the full SLDC of the software, he has delivered high-quality applications that produced value to the end-user.
With a solid understanding of server-side web architecture, including API design with REST & RPC, along with various MVC and asynchronous frameworks, Matthew maintains a focus on code quality, testability, and portability. He has five years of experience working in a monolithic Perl ecosystem with a Moose and DBIx ORM against a large production MySQL database instances. Matthew has deployed code against various environments, including traditional Apache/CGI, virtualized, and Kubernetes cloud instances with various CI/CT/CD technologies.
He deployed code against various environments, including traditional Apache/CGI, virtualized, containerized, and Kubernetes cloud using GIT for version control with various CI/CT/CD technologies under change management and compliance.
Working for a web-host, Matthew is knowledgable in most technologies used in the web industry, including DNS/Bind, HTTP with Apache and Nginx, TLS/SSL, and various languages and middlewares.
GitFlow • Mojolicious • Dancer • Moose • DBIx • Flask • Jinja • Express • Memcached • S2I • RabbitMQ
cPanel • Salesforce • PayPal • OpenID • Google Analytics • GTM • MaxMind • HotJar • Optimize • Monetate • Cloudflare
New Relic • Rigor • JIRA • Stash • Bamboo • Invision • Sketch
When forced indoors apart from exploring the latest advancements in software, Matthew enjoys cooking and watch films along with entertaining friends and family. When outdoors, Matthew can be found seeking out unique experiences throughout Houston and Austin, finding new restaurants and eateries, or in a local fishing spot relaxing.