About Steven Holms

Steven Holms

Steven Holms is a software engineer with over nine years of professional experience. He got his start with web development in high school; teaching himself HTML and later taking a class to learn CSS, JavaScript, and Flash.

Steven continued to learn web development best practices in college, picking up PHP, AJAX, and a few frameworks along the way. At the beginning of his professional career, he created Project Helium, a web game based on the then new HTML5 web standards. You can play his game on this very website.

When Steven isn't busy working on code projects, you can find him experimenting with new technology and personal project ideas. His curiosity and passion for technology fuels his creativity and innovation on professional projects. Steven deeply believes in writing quality, maintainable code that is well documented so it can be as flexible in the future as possible.

Steven Holms - Full Stack Engineer

(509) 730 - 5260 | stevenrholms@gmail.com

Skills
  • Languages: CSS, HTML, Java, JavaScript, MySQL, PHP, PostgreSQL, Python
  • Frameworks: Angular 2, App Engine, Node.js, Symfony, VueJS
  • Tools: Avocode, Docker, Gimp, Inkscape, IntelliJ, Photoshop, VS Code
  • Operating Systems: MacOS, Ubuntu, Windows
  • Related Skills: Apache, Git, Linux command line, Nginx, spec design, RESTful API engineering
Experience
  • Full Stack Engineer | Zing Studios | October 2016 - April 2019
    • Worked with a variety of clients on various PHP projects. Site redesign implementations, custom web applications, admin panels, and legacy support
    • Brought in new tools including: Vagrant, SaltStack, Docker, and Gitlab
    • Server configuration and code deployments
    • Helped bring code reviews to the table
  • Full Stack Engineer | Q-Point, LLC | February 2016 - July 2016
    • Built a golang server that serves a dashboard based on POS data and runs on RPi
  • JavaScript Tutor | Google Helpouts, Freelance | November 2013 – July 2015
    • Helped numerous clients learn basic and intermediate JavaScript skills
  • Web Developer | Bonk Media | April 2014 – July 2014
    • Worked on a CodeIgniter site for Insomnia Cookies
    • Built new inventory system for backend using AJAX
    • Worked with PHP, CodeIgniter, and MySQL, with some JavaScript widgets and fixes.
  • Web Developer | Rapidfyre, Inc. | August 2011 – October 2011
    • Worked on frontends for clients, using Typo3 on the backend
    • Did PSD to HTML/CSS conversions, created JavaScript widgets, and various bug fixes
    • Worked on some Linux administration and wrote content articles
Education
  • Education
    • Self-taught with some college courses in programming and web development
    • Various online courses to help round out my knowledge, especially Udacity Full Stack Engineering