Josh Reeder-Esparza’s Résumé

Web Developer
Sacramento, California

Highly productive, fast-learning employee with technical and relational skills to see projects from ideation to production.

Work Experience

Honey Agency

Senior Developer | Feb 2016 - Current

Sole developer at the agency working closely with a design team to structure, design, and build websites for clients. Built websites for food, wine, and agriculture focused clients.


Bamboo Creative

Web Developer | Jan, 2012 – Jan, 2016

Responsibilities Included: Sketching, wire-framing, building, deploying, and maintaining websites for Bamboo’s clients start-to-finish. Work ranged from small single-page sites to custom WordPress themes built on WordPress Multisite Networks.

  • Setting up LAMP stacks from scratch and integrating deployment based on git.
  • Building CSS pattern-libraries for sites.
  • Writing site documentation.
  • Managing and monitoring over 20 client sites at a time.


Trestle Leather Co

Owner | Jun, 2010 – Jan, 2013

I ran an Etsy shop that sold Belts and Wallets in the last part of high school, I started with raw materials and successfully shipped products for a little over a year and a half. Shipped products to USA, Germany, Australia, and Japan Managed a budget and expenses, learning how to leverage bulk purchases and product timing.


Hollister Co.

Team Member | Sep, 2010 – Jan, 2012

Fulfilled general retail responsibilities: stocking the store, folding clothes, resetting the floor on a seasonal basis. Through my time as a back-of-store stock specialist, I became more efficient and gained responsibility, eventually training new employees on how to get their jobs done quickly.

Work Related Skills

Software / Technology: Knowledge / Experience in HTML, CSS/SASS, Gulp, Grunt, Git, JavaScript, PHP, Twig, Wordpress, Linux/Debian server deployment & management. Highly skilled in both illustrator and photoshop.

Perfomance: Experience in optimizing websites for performance using caching, performance budgeting, image optimization and asynchronous resource loading.

Work Examples

In conjunction with the design team at Honey Agency (Grady Fike and Ashley Rodseth) I have recently built the following sites:

Education

El Camino Fundamental High School

High School Diploma | 2008 – 2011

Non Work-related Skills

Most of my time outside of work is spent on food, it’s a hobby that started as an interest and bloomed into obsession a few years ago. I usually have 2-3 projects every week or so, and I keep a somewhat updated list on this site.

Things I’ve been Making