Resume

My name is Joyel Puryear. For more than ten years I’m providing my clients with a first-class website and web application development services, as well as consulting and custom programming, design, and coding. I also offer additional services, such as desktop application development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), other IT services, and other miscellaneous services as well.

I am looking for projects of any shape and size, permanent positions, or long term freelancing contracts. I can easily and efficiently telecommute anywhere in the world from my state-of-the-art office near Atlanta, Georgia. I’m experienced working with large, multinational companies as well as smaller, regional businesses. I tailor my services to meet your unique requirements.

For more information, call me at (404) 939-0637. You can also visit my website at www.infotechnologist.biz. (This also shows my full list of services, and my portfolio items).

I hope to speak with you soon to learn about your specific technology needs and to discuss how my skills and abilities can help you achieve your objectives.

Professional Goal

Permanent or long-term contract (telecommuting) with an IT services company, corporate IT department, or other organization.

Skills and Attributes Summary

  • More than 10 years of web and web application development experience;
    • Additional computer-related experience and a passion for technology;
    • Self-motivated team player, telecommuting worldwide;
    • Dedicated to excellence in customer service;
    • Firm believer in fair pricing and satisfaction guarantee;
    • Fast, eager learner (currently refining skill set in desktop application development);

Information Technology Expertise

Web and Web Application Development:
• Coding—HTML, XHTML, CSS, HTML5, and CSS3 More…
• Programming—PHP, JavaScript, VBScript, Asp, ASP.net, C++. Regular Expressions, more…
• Data basing—SQL (such as MySQL and PostgreSQL) with Oracle and other services.
• Other Languages—XML, SXLT, SXL-FO, XPath, XQuery, XLink, XPointer, XForms, DTD, JSON, RSS, Soap, ASP, JSP, Java, C++, General Web Services, Any third party API system, Drupal, Joomla, WordPress, and any other third party system.
• Other Systems: Drupal (plugins, modifications, themes), WordPress (plugins, modifications, themes), Joomla (plugins, modifications, themes), any other third party system or structure in any of the languages that I work with.

Web Design: Graphic Design, Advanced Layout Design/Aesthetics, and Print Design.

General Software: All Microsoft Office Products, All Open Office products, any Google Doc products, many other productivity and development applications

Data Entry: Fast (120 wpm) accurate data entry into any type of database system.

Professional IT Experience

Self-employed Information Technologist (January 2004 to Present)

Telecommuting from my high-tech home office near Atlanta, Georgia, I have played successfully on a spacious scope of long-term and short-term projects for companies both big and modest. These projects have included web site development and web application development, and custom services such as programming, design, and coding.

Subcontractor for Orange Business Services/France Telecom/Lloyd Consulting (June 2007 to March 2009)

Working through contractor Lloyd Home Consulting, I was part of a team developing a revenue tracking and online forecasting solution for Orange Business Services, a multinational leader in network and information technology business services. My role was chiefly to create or recreate various parts of the system based on a series of specifications. I also worked with another team to assist in the development of a service compensation program. During this contract I utilized and further developed my skills in PHP, MySQL, CakePHP framework, Object Oriented Programming, and other major tools and technologies.

Subcontractor to Walden Media/Publishing (October 2009 to December 2009)

Working on a contract basis, I did a variety of work for Walden Media. I worked on two different contracts, each lasting six weeks. During that span of 3 months I performed a great deal of work on their internal asset management system. This utilized JavaScript, Ajax, PHP, MySQL, XHTML, CSS and a variety of other technologies. I worked in a team environment with another developer. During my time there I worked on various aspects of their system ranging from there import systems, export systems, reporting systems, tracking systems, asset entry systems, and some new batch editing features (among other things).

Subcontractor to several very large design firms (2002 to Current)

Throughout my career, I have worked with a variety of VERY large design firms. These firms were solely graphic designer teams, who did not have someone to do web work or programming. During my relationship with them (which still continues to prosper), I have been the sole provider of IT services to them, and their teams. I have provided those services ranging through all the services that I provide.

Subcontractor to Bankrate.com. (January 2004 to Current)

I originally met with Bankrate.com through another company called SEOMarketing.com. I have done a variety of work for them on their internal systems via contract basis.

Subcontractor to SEOMarketing.com. (January 2004 to Current)

I have been working with SEOMarketing.com for a few years. Again, I have been working with them on a variety of internal systems.

Subcontractor to Savings Spectacular (January 2010 to Current)

I worked with Savings Spectacular for several years, developing an extremely feature rich CRM application, with billing features tied into the NMI third party system. I have also built for them several, very large billing systems, and retry related systems.

Education

More than eight years of diverse, real-world experience.

References

I have 44 testimonials/recommendations on my LinkedIn Profile so far, located here: http://www.linkedin.com/in/infotechnologist/