JESSE KOESTER

Resume / CV

About ME

Over my lifetime I have had the opportunity to gain a great deal of experience in both the design and tech industry. Most recently in the FinTech world, while getting some hand-on experience with Amazon Web Services and Digital Payments.


From developing Computer Based Training for the United States Air Force, to apparel design and branding, product R&D all the way to Mobile and Cloud base software.


Outside of my passion for the tech and design industries. I am an avid hiker, backpacker, videogamer, and enjoy hobby electronics


My EDUCATION

CURRENT

Master of Science

Bellevue University
Management of Information Systems with Cybersecurity Concentration

2013

Bachelor’s of Science

University of Phoenix
Information Technology with Software Engineering Concentration

2003

Associates of Occupational Studies

The Creative Center
Graphic Design, Illustration, and Computer Graphics

My INTERESTS

UI / UX

Designing and creating elegant, pain free User Experience and functional, aesthetically pleasing User Interfaces

Web Design

Design responsive, content rich, beautiful websites for clients and companies.

Development

Developing test driven, functional applications to solve business problems. Along with having fun along the way!

Nature / Backpacking

When I am not spending time geeking out over code or tech, I like to get outside and spend some time in nature.

Building

Whether it be homebrew electronics, etching circuit boards, building stuff for the house, I just like to build things.

Travelling

Wanderlust is prevalent in my heart and I am passionate about traveling and getting to take part in other cultures.

My SKILLS

Technical and Personal

HTML/CSS

Adobe CS

Design/Layout

UI/UX

Java

Spring

Php/Mysql

REST/API's

Angular/JQuery

AWS

Node

ASP/Excel-VBA

Creativity

Organization

Communication

Team Player

My PORTFOLIO

AC:Dallas
Paintball Markers

Graphic Design

DM-GPS
Glucose Tracker

Mobile App

Aaron Tholey
Website Design

Development

Loan Amortization
Application

Java Development

Perilchute
Branding

Logo

Ultimate Outsider
Video

Motion Video

My EXPERIENCE

Software Engineer

D3 Banking

API Development in Java/Spring. Front End Engineer in Backbone/Angular/Node.

2016 to PRESENT

Software Engineer

Prairie Cloudware

API Development in Java and Front End Engineer in Angular. Heavily Responsible for Unit Testing

2015 to 2016

Software Engineer II

Solutionary, Inc.

Software Engineer focused on Server-Side Java as well a Front End Administration Website

2014 to 2015

Computer Programmer II

Crew Training International

Primary responsibility is to build, test and maintain Computer Based Training (CBT). Developing modules and maintaining upgrades to the Learning Management System (LMS). Other responsibilities include graphic design, small team project management, technical advice for future systems and product improvement, and customer and office support (help desk items). Specializing in MOODLE LMS.

From 2004 to 2014

Jr. Graphic Designer

Papiotrade

Graphic design, photography, print and web adverts. Web development internal and external using PHP as the primary language.

2003 to 2004

Freelance Work

Self Employeed

Variety of projects ranging from branding, web design, graphic design, development, VBA Macros, API development, and E-Commerce.

2003 to PRESENT

My SOCIAL LINKS

Contact ME

Hire Me. Drop a Note. Shoot the Breeze.