Spenser Jones

Senior Application Developer & System Administrator

  Who I Am

Name   Spenser Jones
Home Base   Calgary, AB, Canada
Years of Experience  
Preferred Operating System   Ubuntu 16.04 with i3wm
Preferred Software   Tmux + Zsh + Vim

  Get In Touch

Portfolio   spenserj.com
Skype   SpenserJones
Mail   hello@spenserj.com
Phone   403-975-9017
Online Resume   labs.spenserj.com/resume
GitHub   github.com/spenserj

What I do

I develop integrations that reduce the amount of time it takes for your team to complete their next task;
systems that allow clients to enter information accurately, without complicated processes and delays.

I see how life can run more smoothly, and how we can emphasize the things that truly matter.

  Qualifications

Senior Development Node.JS, React, C#, PHP
Intermediate Development Go, Python, Ruby
Development Tooling Git, Webpack, Babel, Gulp, ESLint, Jenkins, JIRA
Server Management & Deployment Ansible, Puppet, Vagrant, KVM, Hyper-V, ESXi
Operating Systems Debian/Ubuntu, RHEL/CentOS, & Windows Server 2008-2016
Webservers Nginx, Apache, HAProxy, Varnish

Spenser Jones

Senior Application Developer & System Administrator

Skills

Automation

  • Synchronization of various authentication servers
  • Deployment of Staging/Production servers via Ansible
  • Automatic notification and recovery for failed servers

Security

  • IPTables configuration with Fail2Ban integration and Abuse department reporting
  • Web, Database, and Authentication system hardening
  • Penetration testing and exploit detection

Development

  • Extend software via Modules and Core contribution
  • Utilize the optimal platform for project specifications
  • Seamless integration between systems across diverse OS/Software stacks

Deployment

  • Automated testing and code coverage via Jenkins and Phabricator
  • Idempotent server deployments and updates with Ansible, Puppet, and Docker
  • Repeatable environments for development, testing, staging, production, and recovery
  • Clustered, highly-available stacks for optimal reliability and no-downtime code deployments

Spenser Jones

Senior Application Developer & System Administrator

  Experience