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WordPress, WooCommerce, Photoshop, MailChimp Integration, Google Analytics & Tracking
PittsburghPass

PittsburghPass

Task: Build a friendly and easy to navigate site that is family friendly along with the ability to sell goods online. Develop all graphics and the PittsburghPass logo to be used on the site and marketing materials.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • WordPress & WooCommerce Integration
  • HTML & CSS
  • Photoshop
  • MailChimp E-Mail Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Google Analytics & Tracking
You can visit the site at http://pittsburghpass.com/
WordPress, Photoshop, 3rd Party Plug-Ins
Neya Systems

Neya Systems

Task: A site re-design for Neya Systems LLC This site was built on the WordPress platform using a 3rd party theme.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • WordPress
  • HTML & CSS
  • Photoshop
  • Google Analytics & Tracking
You can visit the site at http://neyasystems.com/
WordPress, Photoshop, 3rd Party Plug-Ins, Social Media Marketing
AES Environmental

AES Environmental

Task: A complete site re-design for www.americanenviro.com This site was built on the WordPress platform using a 3rd party theme and plug-ins like Revolution Slider, MailChimp newsletter sign-up forms, Gravity Forms directory listing, etc.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • WordPress
  • HTML & CSS
  • PHP
  • Photoshop
  • MailChimp E-Mail Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Google Analytics & Tracking
You can visit the site at http://www.americanenviro.com
HTML, PHP, JavaScript & jQuery, Third Party API's
AdGabs

AdGabs

AdGabs is a custom built web application that uses all sorts of great technology. Some features include: social media connectivity, gps location detection, and gamification features.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • HTML & CSS
  • JavaScript & jQuery
  • PHP
  • Social Media API Connectivity (Login, Facebook Like, Share, Tweet, etc.)
  • IP/GPS Location & Proximity Detection
  • Gamification features
Some of the site may be seen here, there will likely be dead links or missing images due to the site no longer being active.
HTML, PHP, JavaScript & jQuery, Third Party API's
Gameday

Gameday

Gameday Registration was setup to collect online registrations for youth sports organizations. The design was meant to be clean and simple and provide visitors with an easy-to-use interface. They have now collected thousands of registrations for multiple organizations throughout the United States.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP
  • Photoshop
  • Social Media Marketing & Analytics
You can visit the site here.
WordPress, WooCommerce, Photoshop, Social Media Marketing
6S Clothing Wordpress Site

6S Clothing

6S Clothing was built on the WordPress platform leveraging the WooCommerce plugin to allow for out of the box e-commerce functionality on a WordPress powered site. The concept and site was actually created by yours truly. Due to lack of funds to keep the business up and running, sadly I had to shut it down. I utilized a lot of Photoshop and Illustrator design techniques to create pixel perfect ad-rolls and images to be displayed not only on the site, but to be distribited across many social media platforms.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • HTML & CSS
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Social Media Marketing & Analytics
  • E-Commerce setup
A bulk of the site can still be viewed at http://jlbauer.com/6sclothing/WPstorefront/ (many links, images, or pages may be broken)
HTML, .NET/VB.NET, JavaScript
ICOSWEB

ICOSWEB

ICOSWEB is used for nearly every aspect of daily customer service and plant operations including order entry, manifesting, shipping and receiving, inventory management, billing, compliance, decision support, and reporting. Since ICOSWEB was built in-house, it provides a highly integrated platform that can be quickly customized to meet new business challenges.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • HTML & CSS
  • .NET / VB.NET
  • Visual Studio & TFS
  • Telerik UI Controls
  • JavaScript
  • AJAX
HTML, .NET/VB.NET, JavaScript
ATSWEB

ATSWEB

ATSWEB is used to manage dispatch of 10-20 trucks and manage driver's schedules and fulfill customer pickup and dropoff requests. Calendar views allow for quick visual of what drivers are scheduled to do and where the trucks are on a given day. Simple UI design of elements were used to help make a complex process easy to create, update, and delete items. This tool helps them manage what they charge customers for fuel, their driver employees, list of trailers, and list of active locations.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • HTML & CSS
  • .NET / VB.NET
  • Visual Studio & TFS
  • Telerik UI Controls
  • JavaScript
  • AJAX
Telerik Kendo UI
Telerik Kendo & Azure

ICOSWEB Mobile

Task: A test run for mobile version of an application This site was built using Telerik Kendo UI Professional HTML5/JS Framework and deployed to a Microsoft Azure environment.

Developer tools and languages used:

  • HTML & CSS
  • JavaScript
  • JSON
  • Telerik Kendo UI
You can visit the site here
Login Credentials are as follows:
username: josh.bauer password: welcome1

My Resume

Learn More About My Skills & Background

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#Professional_Summary {

  • 7 years of experience in implementing web development, software and IT solutions.
  • Extensive experience as a web developer; designing and implementing new functionality for web sites using ASP.NET, C#/VB, SQL Server and the .NET Framework
  • Extensive experience as a web developer; designing and implementing new functionality for web sites using HTML, CSS, PHP, JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX
  • 3 years of experience with the developing web sites on the WordPress platform using PHP and MySQL.
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices, Google Analytics, email marketing, social media marketing, user heat maps, and conversion funnels, etc.
  • Initiative and self-motivated to work independently on projects.
  • Software: Microsoft Visual Studio and TFS, SQL Server Management Studio, Adobe Development Tools (i.e. Dreamweaver, Flash), Adobe Suite Applications, Microsoft Office Applications, Microsoft SharePoint Content Management

}

#Relevant_Experience {

June 2011 - October 2014

AES Software Solutions, LLC - Senior Web Developer

  • Handle all aspects of web application development for AES Software Solutions and its affiliated companies using the .NET Framework.
  • Create and maintain web sites for all four associated companies using the WordPress platform.
  • Email marketing campaign management using MailChimp.
  • Set up and manage all social media accounts.
  • Responsible for Google Analytics tracking and reporting for monthly reporting to Senior Management Team
  • Use of HubSpot to manage marketing campaigns and social media accounts, SessionCam for analyzing Heatmaps, User Session replay, and conversion funnels
  • Responsible for iCOSWeb – Web-Based Business Management Software, ATSWEB – Web-Based Transportation Management System.
  • Work on a team of two people, working hand in hand for entire project life-cycle. (Technical Specifications, Implementation, Deployment, Training, etc.).
  • Build using VB.Net for deployment on a Windows server.
  • Responsible for integration and use of third-party Ajax controls from Telerik.
  • Provide secondary support for creating data-model and stored procedures for business logic for server-client transactions.
  • Provide support for end users, which include approximately 100 users, by responding to bug reports that they submit.
  • Analyze the application to provide improved client and server side performance.
  • Technical Environment: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, VB.NET, LINQ, AJAX, JQuery, SQL, Photoshop.

May 2007 - June 2011

Siemens Energy & Automation - Systems Engineer

  • Developed and maintained custom application and relationships for/with customers to provide support services for Level 2 applications. Level 2 - collected data from numerous PLCs populates data in an HMI computer to assist operators to run the steel manufacturing equipment. Modeling, scheduling, steelmaking recipes and material consumption were the key functions.
  • Responsible for Allegheny Ludlum Plate Tracking System.
  • Responsible for .Net programming, mainly C# for HMI’s: Creating windows forms that display information, based on database/server/PLC communications and data, to the end-user.
  • Responsible for SQL Server 2005 database management.
  • Provided support on-site or remotely per request, following the completion of the project.
  • Responsible for being available to provide immediate support of SQL Server/Database issues as well as application malfunctions.
  • Wrote documentation to provide the users with a training manual to follow for the applications that were developed.
  • Responsible for Shultz Steel Furnace Retrofit.
  • Responsible for VB scripting for screen interaction with PLC and SQL Database.
  • Interfaced design awareness for easy usability.
  • Responsible for SQL Server 2005 database management.
  • Created jobs and stored procedure to maintain a redundant system on two servers.

}

#Education {

Bachelor of Arts: Multimedia Web Design

Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA - May 2007

}

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