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Joseph Sherman


Previous positions

  • Web Strategist at Sun City Advising
  • Lead Software Engineer at Aquatiq


Free Code Camp, Certificate of Full Stack Web Development, ComputerSoftware Engineering




Full-stack software engineer with an eye for intuitive UX. Specializing in full stack progressive javascript apps built in modern technologies. Looking to join a team that emphasizes continued learning and creative development.


  • Freelance Software Engineer

    March 2015 – Present(4 years 7 months)San Diego, California

    Solved client problems as needed, varied from graphic design work to fixing WordPress bugs. – Developed admin dashboard for CSGO lottery website. – Integrated a 1on1 chat interface with a real time facebook chat bot. – Designed a web scraper to pull doctor data from various directories and output them in .csv format for easy viewing in Excel. – Guided a team of 2 Junior Engineers developing a SPA in React and Redux, conducted code review and stand ups during development..

  • Web Strategist

    Sun City Advising

    February 2017 – November 2017(9 months)Greater San Diego Area

    – Assisted the team with scope discovery to give a more accurate bid on upcoming contracts. – Outlined procedures for onboarding clients to make a consistent and more efficient process. – Streamlined the communication pipeline to enable better team collaboration. – Redesigned existing client websites to give them a modern look and feel. – Converted new clients needs into actionable and timely deliverables then organized according to importance. – Improved all existing clients from a Google PageSpeed score of <15 to 90s on both Mobile and Desktop to help improve SEO and user experience.

  • Lead Software Engineer


    January 2016 – July 2016(6 months)San Diego, California

    Myself, along with the CEO and CTO went from idea to MVP on a SaaS product. Managed the Full stack : – Heroku as a PaaS – Mlab as a DBaaS – Git for source control – React for client side SPA – Express for router and middleware – Webpack for code bundling – MongoDB for database engine – Pen & Paper for wireframes and idea creation


  • Free Code Camp

    Certificate of Full Stack Web Development, Computer Software Engineering

    2015 – 2015

Skills & Expertise

  • Advertising
  • Google Analytics
  • Git
  • Google Adwords
  • JavaScript
  • Sales
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • XML
  • High Availability Clustering
  • React.js
  • Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • Databases
  • Single Page Applications
  • Agile Application Development
  • MongoDB
  • Web Development
  • jQuery
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing
  • Web Applications
  • HTML5
  • npm
  • Node.js
  • WordPress
  • Cloud Computing IaaS
  • Express.js
  • Microservices
  • Redis
  • HTML
  • Social Media
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Java
  • User Experience
  • Software Development

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Open Source Developer

    Open Source Initiative (OSI)

    January 2015Education

    I contribute to multiple open source projects and am a firm believer in open data.

Causes Joseph cares about:

  • Economic Empowerment
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Human Rights