Josh Dechant

Profile

A full stack developer looking for unique opportunities to help small businesses be more effective on the web and on mobile platforms. Having been a developer for 15 years, I've created a variety of apps and websites that have helped my clients get more customers and make their lives easier by reducing problems and making business processes more efficient.

Skills

Competencies

  • Back-end Web Development
  • Front-end Web Development
  • Mobile Development (Cordova)
  • Ecommerce
  • Custom API Development
  • API Integration
  • Web Server Setup
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Web Design
  • Mobile Design
  • Web Security/Application Testing
  • Web Analytics
  • Game Development
  • Game Design
  • Illustration

Development

  • PHP/MySQL
  • JavaScript
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JQuery
  • Lua
  • Java
  • C#
  • Angular

Engines/Platforms

  • LAMP
  • PhoneGap/Cordova
  • WordPress
  • Shopify
  • Amazon AWS
  • CoronaSDK
  • Unity3D

Software

  • Windows XP/7/8/10/Server
  • iOS
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Dreamweaver
  • PHPStorm
  • Telerik AppBuilder
  • OSX
  • Android
  • Procreate (on iOS)
  • InDesign
  • Ubuntu

* Sometimes projects I work on deserve specialized skillsets which are outside of my core competencies. To meet those needs, I often work with other freelancers who are better suited to do that work.

Education

Fort Hays State University
MLS, Information Assurance
2011-2012

Fort Hays State University
BBA, Business Management
2007-2011

Employment

nMile, LLC, Owner, 2011-Present
Consulted with small businesses to improve or rebuild their websites and increase search engine visibility and rank through SEO. Built and maintained small business mobile applications. Designed and developed complete and secure SaaS applications. Wrote, illustrated, developed, and published mobile games and children's books.

Hess Services, Inc, Network Administrator, 2010-2013
Designed, set up, administrated, secured and maintained the entire network including systems, servers, and domain administration. Developed and maintained website. Designed marketing materials. Maintained user workstations, including troubleshooting and user support as well as phone systems and electronics. Researched and implemented new technologies and software. Increased operational efficiency with implemented technologies. VMWare, Citrix Windows XP/7/8/Server 2k3,2k8, Office, Accounting/ERP Support, Adobe CS6.

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