Dave Powers
Software Developer
Somerville 02144
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Hardworking software developer currently working with Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, and CSS. Interested in open-source software, meetups, and learning new technologies.

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Work experience
Jobcase, Inc.
Software Developer

Acquisition Sciences
Software Developer

• Developed Homefindify, a real estate lead generation application, working with one designer and implementing features using test-driven development
• Utilized Rails, Sidekiq, APIs (Yelp), A/B testing, CloudFront CDN, Redis
• Estimated and planned new features; managed deployment via Heroku

Launch Academy
Apprentice Ruby on Rails Developer

• Developed Spotcheck app using Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, Foundation, and HTML5 Video in order to solve problems faced in video post-production industry
• Designed and implemented feature for Ubersense to add users to an account in bulk using Ruby on Rails, MySQL, built on existing codebase

Currensee, Inc
Quality Assurance Engineer Intern

• Executed thousands of tests, wrote hundreds of test cases, logged and verified dozens of bugs
• Ensured web application ran properly through thorough testing procedures while working closely with development and devops teams

Education
University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Bachelors, Communication
More information

https://github.com/djpowers