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Dan Ramos-Dominko

Software Engineer

908.884.4736 Pt. Pleasant, NJ dan@danramosd.com

Education

  • The College of New Jersey 2009 BA, Interactive Multimedia
  • Hunterdon County Polytech 2005 Interactive Media
  • North Hunterdon High School 2005

Experience

  • CNNMoney - Sr. Web Developer May 2014 - Current
    • Individually programmed CNNMoney's mobile website (30M uniques) from scratch with Angular, Yeoman and LESS in 5 weeks
    • Collaborating with colleagues to transition CNNMoney's desktop website from Freemarker to React utilizing ES6, responsive web design, server-side rendering and Docker
    • Personally responsible for porting CNNMoney's mobile website from Angular 1.2 to React while simultaneously increasing performance metrics up to 10x for multiple tests
    • Worked closely with iOS and Android developers to successfully release our new hybrid app - MoneyStream
    • Wrote custom Grunt scripts to assist with building and deployment
  • AddThis - Full Stack Software Engineer (sold to Oracle January 2016) July 2012 - May 2015
    • Large contributor to the first AddThis consumer product built with Backbone, Require.js, Bootstrap and D3
    • Updated the AddThis core widget which is installed on over 15M websites and used by 1.9B unique monthly users
    • Updated and maintained addthis.com along with other internal applications built on Zend Framework
    • Used Node.js and MySQL to write highly efficient, fault tolerant cron scripts use for audience modeling
    • Developed a custom, internal dashboarding framework built on Yeoman, Grunt, Bower and D3
    • Created AddThis for Ads, an extension of the AddThis core widget used for advertisements
    • Two time winner of our quarterly hackathon competition (shameless self plug)
  • Dow Jones - Front End Developer July 2011 - July 2012 (contract)
    • Generated high quality, front end assets, using LESS, HTML5, CSS3, jQuery and other Javascript libraries
    • Wrote custom PHP scripts to assist with tedious and repetitive work flow
    • Prototyped modules for our enterprise application team with D3, Highcharts and Boostrap
  • Princeton Internet Marketing - Sr. Web Developer September 2010 - July 2011
    • Designed and developed Wordpress websites geared towards SEO
    • Created e-commerce websites on Zen Cart, integrated with the Autorized.net
    • Wrote several custom web applications using CodeIgniter, HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery
    • Created email campaigns by developing cross platform HTML emails integrated with Mailchimp's API
  • The Hall Institute of Public Policy - Web Administrator August 2009 - September 2010 (part time)
    • Updated hallnj.org's content and design
    • Increased on and off site SEO
    • Cut server costs by $700/mo without losing performance

Technical

  • Proficient with:
    • Adobe Lightroom
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe Premier
    • Angular
    • Backbone
    • CSS
    • Git
    • HTML
    • Javascript (ES6)
    • jQuery
    • LAMP (PHP)
    • Node
    • React
    • REST
    • Ruby on Rails
    • SVN
    • Wordpress
  • Familiar with:
    • Adobe After Effects
    • AWS
    • C++
    • Docker
    • Java
    • Mongo
    • Objective-C
    • Python
    • Swift