1211 Horn Avenue #202, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Phone 310.867.9110 • E-mail KELVIS@KELVISDELRIO.COM •
Kelvis Del Rio
Seeking a position within the computer industry in open source web development that will utilize my existing knowledge in management and programming technology and afford me the opportunity to hone and expand those skills.
2007-Present EKRA Group Inc. North Hollywood, CA
Webmaster/ Sr. PHP Developer
§ Handled all technology needs for EKRA Group Inc including: PHP Programming, MySQL database implementation and architecture, Apache and light linux administration.
§ Worked on a variety of tools programmed in PHP to automate web site production without having the art department to delve into the database schema directly.
§ Created an in-house project management tool in order to track the progress of website video updates and production schedules for DVD's.
§ Implemented and extended an open-source trouble ticket system and applied it to the needs of our users and customer service staff.
§ Implemented an affiliate network version of the site to track trends and marketing information to better understand the needs of users.
2002-2007 411Web.com Los Angeles, CA
§ Grew the technology team from three remote individuals to a tightly integrated team consisting of eight people.
§ Responsible for giving quarterly reviews, training junior programmers on the existing system, and stimulating cross-training by holding weekly tech meetings where each member provides a show-and-tell of the technology they are currently working on.
§ Manage projects that Senior Management would like to implement on MyCity.com by acting as the Project Manager and ensuring that the project goes through the complete software lifecycle.
§ Conduct weekly Priorities meeting where I present Senior Management reports on the progress of our current projects to help determine the priority of existing projects in the queue using ACE Project Management.
§ Complete any programming work that cannot be completed by the current programmers due to time constraints, amount of projects currently in the queue, or quickly approaching deadlines.
§ Integrated acquired portal technology with existing company’s technology
§ Trained clients how to integrate our vertical product cost per click (cpc) feeds through the use of Perl, PHP, Coldfusion, and XML as part of our professional services
§ Updated and maintained e-commerce WYSIWYG website builder using Object Oriented Perl
§ Created XML Server to serve search engine quality links to partners using Perl, ASP, MySQL, and SQL Server 2000
§ Programmed modules and API to interact with Overture/YSM! Advertising XML stream that is incorporated throughout the MyCity.com site and several satellite 411web Interactive sites.
1999-2002 MyCity Networks Miami, FL
§ Managed and maintained the e-commerce products that included: Premium Yellow Page listings, Banner advertisements, and Search Engine Submission modules that were integrated with the MyCity Portal.
§ Configured large feeds through MySQL databases that provided content to over 50,000+ cities in the U.S including: sports feeds, local events, local news, lottery results, and movie listings.
§ Managed a team of 10 remote programmers working from India in the execution of large to medium-sized Perl projects.
2003 - Present NOVA University Ft. Lauderdale, FL
M.S., Computer Information Sciences
1995-1999 University of Florida Gainesville, FL
B.S., Business Management and Computer Science
FreeBSD, Mac OSX 10.4, Windows 2000/XP, Apache, IIS
Perl, mod_perl, PHP,
Office Suite, MS
Project, MySQL, SQL Server, CVS, Emacs, DBI, HTML::Template, Fast Template,
Mason, LWP, XML::Simple, ACE Project Management