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Michael Namoff

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Previous positions

  • Web Developer / Multimedia Producer at Freelance
  • Audio Engineer at Music Plant Group

Education

Oregon State University, Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Computer Science

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Background

Summary

Full stack developer and experienced media professional. Passionate about technology and design with a drive to never stop learning and creating.

Experience

  • Full Stack Developer

    HP

    May 2018 – Present(1 year 5 months)San Diego, CA

    Full stack web developer for HP Instant Ink focused on building modern, front-end javascript applications. Developed in an agile, test-driven environment with Ruby on Rails backend services, React/Redux front-end, HTML5, and Sass. Led an initiative to establish a design system and component library to expedite feature development and unify UI elements.

  • Web Developer / Multimedia Producer

    Freelance

    June 2009 – May 2018(8 years 11 months)Greater Chicago Area

    Executed an extensive list of projects within music, web, and media production. Most recently I became a remote full stack developer for a small startup, consulted for a media design firm, and worked as an audio engineer for a Lionsgate animated feature.

  • Audio Engineer

    Music Plant Group

    2012 – 2013Chicago, IL

    At their private studio, I was chief engineer and consultant for the longest running dance record label in America. I assisted in studio setup, engineering and mixing, and equipment selection.

  • Owner

    The Hatch Recording Studio

    2009 – 2013Chicago, IL

    As the owner of a commercial recording studio, I oversaw the planning, construction, and day to day operations of the business. Aside from booking and running recording sessions, I built up the business through marketing, acquiring new gear and software, and staffing interns. Alongside a video production team, we also started a live in studio series.

  • Audio Engineer

    Rax Trax Recording

    2006 – 2009Chicago, IL

    Staff audio engineer/producer for a top commercial recording studio. Rax Trax boasts a large vintage gear collection, state of the art production tools, and long list of famous clients.

Education

  • Oregon State University

    Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Computer Science

    2016 – 2018

    I studied language-agnostic programming concepts from high level object-oriented design to systems level coding. I took on leadership roles in every group environment, including development of a cloud-based messaging application with a full Javascript stack, websockets, and Google’s Firebase platform. GPA of 3.97.

  • Columbia College Chicago

    Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management

    2005 – 2007

    With a focus in music production, I gained hands-on experience overseeing recording projects as well as excelling in business management and entrepreneurship. I was selected for “Semester In L.A.” where I finished my degree in the field alongside a small group of peers and industry veterans.

Skills & Expertise

  • Angular
  • Computer Science
  • Music Industry
  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • Music Production
  • Audio Engineering
  • OS X
  • React.js
  • Studio Recording
  • Audio Mastering
  • NoSQL
  • MongoDB
  • Object Oriented Design
  • Python
  • Full Stack Development
  • RSpec
  • Web Development
  • Typescript
  • Management
  • Linux
  • Music
  • Test Driven Development
  • C
  • Node.js
  • Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • MySQL
  • Express.js
  • C++
  • Front End Development
  • HTML
  • Entrepreneurship
  • MVC
  • Audio Mixing
  • Web Design
  • Behavior-Driven Development (BDD)
  • Software Development