Javier Julio

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Founding Engineer, Jackpocket

June 2014 - Present

Contract, WordLab (Jackpocket)

September 2014 - December 2014

Created a flash card app with a built in English dictionary where you can save and review words that you're having trouble remembering. Uses a custom implementation of the Leitner system to help long term memory. Built for iOS 8, all Swift (no Objective C) and uses a prepackaged Realm database. Created a Ruby based tool to parse the public domain Webster dictionary.

Senior Software Developer, 9mmedia

April 2010 - May 2014

Web Developer, Arc90

September 2007 - April 2010

Web Developer, AboutWeb

October 2005 - September 2007

Web Developer, Katrina Lost

September 2005 - December 2005

Developed a ColdFusion app for a volunteer project to aid the victims of Hurricane Katrina where users submitted information on missing relatives, contact info, and available housing. Built over a weekend. On launch day we had 179,000 visitors and used 10GB of bandwidth in 10 days!

Webmaster, Environmental Support Solutions

June 2005 - October 2005

Redesigned ESS and ESS Expo with web standards (source ordering, no tables for layout) and re-architected ASP back-ends providing better SEO, code reusability, and overall maintenance ease resulting in fewer and lighter files.

Web Developer, Bethesda Hosting

March 2005 - July 2005

Developed new features for Fusebox 3 apps. Learned ASP on the job.

Web Intern, World Resources Institute

April 2004 - April 2005

Replaced the site's tree navigation with a cross browser, drop down menu. Worked on various ColdFusion based tools.

Skills and Technologies

Languages: Ruby, HTML, CSS, SASS, CoffeeScript, JavaScript, Swift, Objective-C, AS3, MXML, ColdFusion, REST, JSON, XML

Frameworks: Rails, jQuery, Ember.js, Realm, Flex, Swiz, Backbone.js, Sinatra, PureMVC, Framework One, Model-Glue

Tools: Coda 2, Git, Heroku, Postgres, Xcode, Node, Photoshop, Flash Builder, SVN, MySQL, SQL Server, CouchDB


Montgomery College
A.A.S., Web Programming Degree - 3.57 GPA (2001-2005)


Downloads are listed for each presentation with descriptions.

CSS: Cosmetic Content Without The Bloat

Using Flex Frameworks to Build Data Driven Applications

Building Maintainable Applications with PureMVC

Building ColdFusion Applications with Framework One

Digging Through the Flex Framework

Awards, Certifications, and Honors