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James Guest

Software Developer


James Guest is a Full Stack Software Developer with a background in collegiate coaching and the life-long dedication to learning. Effective at combining creativity and problem solving to develop user-friendly applications. Known among staff for strong wit and attention to detail no matter the complexity of the project. He believes success as an engineer comes from the passion of continual learning.

Web Apps


Quote Generator

A database-powered quote generator with a mobile-first design, using the Ruby on Rails framework, HTML, and CSS. Uses Git and GitHub for version control, and launched on Heroku.

Yelp Clone

A Yelp clone that integrates with the Google Maps API and includes features like user comments, star ratings, image uploading, and user authentication.


Two-Sided Market Place

A two-sided, video-streaming marketplace platform that features credit card payment capabilities, user role management, complex user interfaces, and advanced database relationships.

Test Driven Development

An Instagram clone that was built using industry-standard, test-driven development following numerous red/green/refactor cycles.


Trello Clone

A full stack Trello clone built using vanilla JavaScript, jQuery, authentication and drag and drop functionality.

Agile Team Project

Worked on an Agile software development team building a chess application. Under the guidance of a senior software engineer, we had weekly Agile team meetings for code reviews, sprint planning, and feature assignments.


Skills & Tools


James has developed proficiency and expertise in the following programming languages and comfort with the following tools.


Contact


Currently entertaining new opportunities:

jguest777@gmail