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Software Development

Melbourne, FL
November 28, 2018

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Vero Beach, FL ***** C: 772-***-**** E:

Portfolio Links (full-page & code):

LinkedIn Link:é-taylor-0076373a/ GitHub Link:

Bitbucket: &


Aspiring Software Developer seeking an opportunity to apply my technical skill set with an amazing agency and promote growth of the agency in the process.

Project experience writing elegant and efficient code

Familiar with the Software Development Life Cycle by way of involvement through previous development projects

Eager to learn and contribute to the creation/maintenance of cutting-edge technologies by way of software development.


HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, PHP (phpMyAdmin), Java, and C++

SQL (MySQL), Microsoft Access and Excel

Microsoft Visual Studio (VS Code & VS Express), NetBeans, LAMP, WAMP, XAMPP, WordPress

Bootstrap, Slim

WinSCP and Putty

Windows 7/8/10, Unix/Linux, MacOS X

Git, GitHub, and Bitbucket

Wireframing (Balsamiq, Pencil), Gimp

Task Management (Trello)


Web Development Volunteer, 04/2018 - Present

Truth Revealed International Ministries – Palm Bay, FL

Perform maintenance on the organization’s WordPress website ( using HTML, CSS, and plug-ins, such as Slider Revolution and WooCommerce.

Continuously update implementation of videos, blogs, calendar events, visually-appealing banners, as well as other pages.

Apply new content when required.

Ensure the interactive features of the website function properly across various browser platforms, such as Chrome, Firefox, Opera, and Safari

Front-End Developer (For Course Project), 06/2016 – 08/2016

Presidential Programmers (Mobile Web Application Development Team, FAU) – Boca Raton, FL

Contributed to building a mobile web app named “CHANGE COUNTER” for a course project, which counts coins through image recognition

Used HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

Designed and created a mock up for the app using Balsamiq

Developed the front-end code for the project’s user interface (UI) in its entirety

Helped simulate an agile development environment by serving as the team Scrum Master to ensure all deliverables were completed on time

Front-End Developer (For Course Project), 08/2015 – 12/2015

Group 19 (Java Application Development Team, FAU) – Boca Raton, FL

Contributed to building a shopping app named “G19 SHOPPING CART” for a course project, which allows customers to complete product transactions

Collaborated with team members to produce functional specification requirements, use cases, and a UML diagram

Designed and created a mock up for the app using Balsamiq

Developed all of the front-end code for the app’s UI in Java using NetBeans IDE

Front-End Developer (For Course Project), 08/2014 - 12/2014

Llamas with Hats (Website Development Team, FAU) – Boca Raton, FL

Contributed to building a website named “AMBITION FOR DAYS (A4DAYS)” for a course project, which served as a tool/resource of personal self-improvement

Used HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP (phpMyAdmin), SQL (MySQL), and Bootstrap

Produced a website proposal highlighting a competitive analysis, overviews and scenarios, high-level functional requirements, non-functional requirements, and system infrastructure

Developed primarily front-end code and some back-end code in a collaborative team environment, specifically the main navbar, Feedback and the About pages among other items.


Traffic Analyst, 02/2016 - Present

Indian River County – Vero Beach, FL

Performs technical review and data analysis of traffic impact studies, site plans, transportation studies, transportation modeling, and concurrency management to ensure compliance with Indian River County Land Development and Concurrency Regulations from a traffic engineering, operational and impact perspective.

Ensure all items related to Traffic Engineering analysis remain up-to-date and are in accordance with federal, state, and local government standards

Traffic Technician, 03/2007 - 02/2016

Indian River County – Vero Beach, FL

Completed collection, processing, and analysis of traffic data for Traffic Engineering Studies, including but not limited to roadway link counts, turning movement counts, signal warrants, and traffic calming studies.

Maintained county-wide traffic accident database

Executed file data conversion of traffic count data for Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)


B.S. in Computer Science, Graduated 05/2018

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) - Boca Raton, FL

Coursework includes the following:

Internet Computing

Database Structures

Principles of Software Engineering

Object Oriented Programming and Design

Data Structures and Analysis of Algorithms

Design and Analysis of Algorithms

Stochastic Models for Computer Science

Computer Animation

Logic Design; Microprocessor Systems

Computer Operating Systems

Formal Languages and Automata Theory

Artificial Intelligence

B.S. in Electronics Technology, Graduated 06/1996

Norfolk State University - Norfolk, VA


Microsoft Office Specialist Certification for MS Access 2013 (2016)


Designed and wrote the code for my portfolio page seen in the link at the upper portion of this document

Other experience acquired as a student of FAU:

oAdministered a University database project in SQL

oDeveloped functional Windows programs in C++ (i.e., Binary Search Tree, Linked List, and University Management programs).

Currently working on personal development projects, continuously educating myself in software development, and staying current with cutting edge technologies

Donté A. Taylor

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