Paul Fjare

Software Engineer

Laurel, MT, USA

pfjare@gmail.com

Actively seeking employment

Software Engineer transitioning from a career as a Mechanical Engineer that provided experience in using code to solve real-world problems and in analyzing data. Proven ability to successfully respond to customer feedback and to work within a team to solve complex technical problems and develop products.

Skills

Python
Flask
SQL
CSS
HTML
JavaScript
Node.js
Angular.js
Vue.js
REST APIs
Photoshop
Illustrator
GitHub
C for embedded electronics
MATLAB

Education

May 2020

Nanodegree - Full Stack Web Developer

Udacity

  • SQL and Data Modeling for the Web - Python, SQL, Postgres, SQLAlchemy
  • API Development and Documentation - Flask, Unittest
  • Identity Access Management - Auth0, Role-based access controls (RBAC)
  • Server Deployment and Containerization - Docker, Kubernetes

Aug. 2014

Master of Science – Mechanical Engineering

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

    May. 2012

    Bachelor of Science – Mechanical Engineering

    University of Nevada, Las Vegas

      Experience

      Aug. 2014 - Mar. 2017

      Dronesmith Technologies

      Lead Mechanical Engineer + Software Engineer

      • Added user login and password reset functionality to a web app with a Bootstrap/Angular.js front-end and a Node.js/Express back-end.
      • Wrote Python scripts to test the company’s API product.
      • Created tutorials for using the API and maintained API documentation.
      • Demonstrated an ability to improve products in response to customer feedback.

      2013-2016

      Savvy Streets Inc.

      Web Developer

      • Created static websites hosted on AWS S3 server to market apps.
      • Collaborated in the design of user interfaces for mobile apps.

      Projects

      Graduate Thesis Project

      Created a speed controller for an engine on a small aircraft that implemented a PID control algorithm written in C.

          Open Source Wifi Blinds IoT Electronic Device

          • Programmed a micro-controller in C to control a motor and get data sensor data.
          • Created an Android app to control the device over WiFi.