Ryan Brown

Education
Epicodus — JavaScript/PHP/Drupal, 2016

An intensive five-month coding bootcamp where I built web applications in a variety of languages and frameworks, all while practicing pair-programming.
Portland Code School — Web Foundations Series, 2015

Learned the basics of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, and GitHub.
University of California, Los Angeles — B.A., English, 2010
Experience
Shift Leader, Extracto Coffee Roasters; Portland, OR — 3/2014 – 1/2016
Served specialty pour over and espresso coffee beverages.
• Greatly improved pour over coffee and customer satisfaction through prompting acquisition and use of a refractometer, a scientific device to test coffee strength.

• Attended cupping sessions biweekly, expanding palette vocabulary immensely and learning how to professionally taste and rate coffees.

• Promoted to shift leader.
Barista, Kobos Coffee; Portland, OR — 4/2013 – 3/2014
Prepared a wide variety of coffee and tea beverages for customers and worked as a cashier.
• Learned to work well during rush hours, making drinks quickly without compromising quality.

• Became proficient with latte art, perfecting rosettas and hearts.

• Created many loyal and repeat customers by establishing good rapport.
Film Technician, DVD Your Memories; Los Angeles, CA — 3/2011 – 10/2012
Worked one-on-one with customers to help them digitize their analog media.
• Won best in sales and customer service awards out of the entire company.

• Awarded many positive Yelp reviews, gaining praise from the company’s CEO.

• Dramatically increased my capabilities with media-related hardware and software.
References

Annie Allen, Manager, Extracto Coffee Roasters

(509) 554-9541

Celeste Brady, Owner, Extracto Coffee Roasters

(503) 310-2642

Brian Elwell, Manager, DVD Your Memories

(310) 988-6825

Skills

  • Angular
  • Drupal
  • Ember
  • Javascript
  • MySql
  • PHP
  • React

Education

01/16 - 06/16

JavScript, PHP, Drupal at Epicodus

While there I specialized in learning JavaScript frameworks like Ember and Angular, as well as PHP and Drupal. I also learned the ins and outs of test-driven development, APIs, pair-programming, GitHub, and writing clean, modular code. I really enjoyed the creative problem solving aspect of coding and working with others to find the best solutions possible.

02/15-05/15

Web Foundations Series at Portland Code School

Learned the fundamentals of HTML, CSS, jQuery and GitHub.

07/2008-07/2010

B.A., English at University of California, Los Angeles

  • Updated 5 years ago

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