Resume

Passionate Front-End Developer with 12+ years experience. Strong design background. Constantly driven to improve my skills with the goal of mastering web technologies.

TECHNICAL SKILLS
Node.js, JavaScript, jQuery, GIT, Github, MySQL, SQL, HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, PHP, Photoshop, Illustrator, Grunt, WordPress

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE
Web Designer/Front-End Lead Developer, Dhali – May/2005  – present
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Responsible for Project Management, Front-End Development.
Created Photoshop Website Comps, Developed custom WordPress themes using underscores starter theme and web standards.
Deployed websites using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, PHP, and MySQL

EDUCATION
2017 University of California, Irvine
Certificate of Completion in Full Stack Web Development

2004 The Art Institute of California – Orange County
Associate’s in Multimedia and Web Design

APPS BUILT
iLoveMusic: http://ilovemusic.mariomelchor.com/
Full-Stack Web App that allow users to do a search for music artist. iLoveMusic utilizes several API’s to display upcoming Concert Dates, Artist Information, Youtube Videos, Spotify Tracks, Facebook and Instagram posts.

My Giphy Site: http://giphy.mariomelchor.com
jQuery App that utilizes the Giphy API to allow users to do a search for animated gif’s and uses the Masonry JavaScript grid layout library to display the animated gif’s.

Trivia Game: http://trivia.mariomelchor.com
jQuery Basketball Theme App that quizzes users on Basketball Trivia and calculates correct/incorrect guesses once all trivia questions have been answered.

Hangman: http://hangman.mariomelchor.com
Vanilla JavaScript App that generates a random word and allows user to type or select a letter to guess the randomly generated word.

Bamazon: https://github.com/mariomelchor/bamazon
Node.js App using MySql. Bamazon replicates eCommerce functionality which allows users to view products listed and mimics products being purchased. This App also has special privileges for Managers/Supervisors which allows the ability to Update Inventory, Create New Products, and View Sales by Department.

Liri Node App: https://github.com/mariomelchor/liri-node-app
Node.js App that takes commands and retrieves results from an API. API’s used are Twitter, OMDB, and Spotify.