Aaron Klump

PO Box 29294, Bellingham , WA 98228 360.690.6432

ProfessionalSummary

Full stack web developer with extensive experience building many diverse projects. I am highly organized and self-directing, and able to track complex projects from idea to launch, while effectively communicating with clients and team members alike.

Skills

  • Drupal Modules
  • Drupal Theming
  • Twig
  • Client Relationships
  • Project Management
  • HTML & XML
  • SCSS, CSS
  • Responsive Design
  • JQuery
  • Javascript
  • PHP
  • PHPUnit/TDD
  • OOP
  • Git
  • eCommerce
  • MySQL
  • APIs, REST
  • AJAX, JSON
  • SOLR
  • React
  • User Experience Design
  • Data Modeling
  • Bash Scripts
  • Developer Consulting

WorkHistory

  • Owner, 2/2010 to Current
    In the Loft Studios, LLC – Bellingham, WA
    • Worked on many Drupal websites, both front and backend, versions 5-8.
    • Consulted other developers in Drupal best-practices.
    • Managed over a decade of projects with happy and long-standing clients.
    • Implemented Drupal Commerce on multiple websites.
    • Published over 20 modules at Drupal.org.
    • Delivered custom Drupal themes using responsive/adaptive techniques based on designer's original comps.
    • Subcontracted with several Drupal shops remotely.
    • Integrated Drupal with FileMaker Pro for live inventory updating and display.
    • Utilized Dropbox's API to allow content managers to tag Drupal nodes by dragging files around withing the Dropbox folder on their individual computers.
    • Designed and coded a system to receive emails and automatically generate content nodes as part of an application process.
    • Designed and implemented an API to connect Drupal to handheld medical devices.
    • Connected Drupal to iOS and Android via a custom REST API.
    • Refactored and improved upon legacy projects built by others.
    • Developed and implemented custom documentation software on many client and internal projects.
    • Provided continued maintenance, security updates, and bug fixes for existing web applications.
    • Implemented SOLR for facetted search using Drupal's Search API module.
    • Used style guides and other design documentation to maintain coherent information and interaction design patterns.
    • Developed and maintained corporate accounting, invoicing and project management systems used daily.
    • Developed in-house app to facilitate up-to-date project communication with clients.
  • Freelance Web Developer, 9/2000 to 1/2010
    Self-employed – Vancouver, WA
    • Built many websites from scratch using PHP, MySQL, jQuery, HTML and CSS.
    • Built many Drupal-based websites in versions 5 and 6.

Education

  • Bachelor of Music Business: 1999
    Central Washington University – Ellensburg, WA

Clients

  • Global Oneness Project
  • Rad Dog, LLC
  • State of California
  • Isberian Rugs
  • Momentum Interactive
  • Spiritual Ecology Fellowship
  • Studio Weeren
  • Yoke's Fresh Market
  • Magnar Sanborn
  • Chapter & Verse
  • Continuity Publishing, Inc
  • Fairhaven Health
  • OvaGraph
  • Fertilaid
  • Chuckanut Bay Distillery
  • Whatcom Conservation District
  • Substantial, Inc
  • ACLU of Washington
  • Parkrose Hardware
  • The Training Zone
  • New Thought CSL
  • DJ Skout
  • Eternalistic, Inc
  • Oregon Medical Association
  • Peaceful Media
  • New West Seminary
  • Grip Media
  • Williams College
  • Black Past
  • San Mateo County Medical Assoc.
  • Mint Tea Imports
  • Thunder Reef Divers
  • Maxcess International

References

Available upon request