Elias James Carlston

Experience

  1. Instructor, 2015-present

    1. DevelopIntelligence

      06/2016-present

      Developed and delivered courses on all aspects of web dev, especially JavaScript and SPA frameworks, for Fortune 100 companies from American Express to VMWare. Earned Preferred Instructor status for consistently high student ratings.

    2. General Assembly

      02/2015-06/2016

      Developed and delivered courseware for new developers. Co-Instructor for Web Development Immersive, a 12 week bootcamp. Also taught Intro To Javascript and community outreach sessions.

  2. Freelancer, 2011-2016

    1. Elias James Web Dev

      08/2011-06/2016

      Implemented custom solutions for a wide variety of clients. Focus on front end/SPAs but handled any full-stack or soft skill needs my clients had. A sample of projects follows; full client list at end.

    2. Macmillan Learning

      10/2014-02/2016

      Wrote UI modules for College-level STEM homework web app

      React, Node, Bower, Gulp, Webpack, SASS, EC2, Git

      Agile, UI/UX, Process Management

    3. Charles Schwab

      06/2013-12/2013

      Integrated multiple SPAs into single tabbed UI

      Backbone, Typescript, C#, Handlebars, CSS, jQuery, TFS

      Agile, UI/UX

    4. Harmonix Music Systems

      03/2012-07/2012

      Implemented custom UI for 'Rock Band' Facebook app

      jQuery, CSS, Django, Perforce

      Agile, UI/UX, Teaching

  3. Zipcar, 2007-2011

    1. Senior Front End Developer

      08/2009-11/2011

      Responsible for front end/UI, junior front end devs

      jQuery, OpenAcs, RequireJS, REST, Google Analytics, Git

      Agile, Architecture, UI/UX, Teaching, Process Management

    2. Software Engineer

      08/2007-08/2009

      Full stack engineer responsible for design to deployment

      OpenAcs, Oracle, Rails, Prototype, Scriptaculous, SVN

      Agile, UI/UX, Process Management

  4. Newbury Comics, 2006-2007

    1. Web Group Tech Lead

      08/2006-08/2007

      Implemented system to list inventory on multiple platforms

      Java, REST, SOAP, XSLT, AS400/DB2

      Architecture, Process Management

  5. Athenahealth, 2002-2006

    1. Manager, Process Innovation

      08/2004-08/2006

      Responsible for $20M EDI project; Managed team

      X12 735 EDI, Oracle, ModPerl, OCR, Samba

      Agile, Architecture, Process Management

    2. Team Lead, Practice Enrollment

      02/2002-08/2004

      Developed productivity tools for team; Trained new team members

      Oracle, Visual Basic, XML, PDF+FDF

      Architecture, Teaching, UI/UX, Process Management

  6. Weekly Dig, 2001-2003

    1. Web Developer

      02/2002-08/2004

      Implemented CMS and productivity tools

      Visual Basic, SQL Server, ASP, JavaScript, CSS

      Architecture, UI/UX, Process Management

  7. Martin's Point Health Care, 1998-2001

    1. Enrollment Department Tech Lead

      02/2002-08/2004

      Implemented data analysis and productivity tools

      Visual Basic, IDX, Perl, ASP, JavaScript

      Architecture, UI/UX

Education

  1. Northeastern University

    2001-02

    Information Technology

Community

Full Client List

  1. Macmillan Learning (details above)

    10/2014-02/2016
  2. BancVue

    03/2014-10/2014

    Refactored Angular app into reusable Bower components

    Angular, Bower, SASS, Grunt, Jasmine, C#, MongoDB, Git

    Agile, Architecture, UI/UX, Teaching

  3. Charles Schwab (details above)

    06/2013-12/2013
  4. Rockfish Digital

    03/2013-06/2013

    Iterative improvements on MVP

    Rails, Spree, CSS, Postgres, Git

    Architecture, Teaching

  5. Walks Of Italy

    11/2012-06/2013

    Wrote SPA front end, directed junior devs on back end

    Backbone, Handlebars, CSS, CakePHP, MySQL, Git

    Architecture, UI/UX, Teaching

  6. Par8o

    07/2012-11/2012

    Implemented features, fixed bugs

    Rails, Cucumber, SASS, jQuery, CoffeeScript, ActionMailer, Git

    Agile, UI/UX

  7. Harmonix Music Systems (details above)

    03/2012-07/2012
  8. Zmags

    12/2011-03/2012

    Wrote custom JS app, directed junior devs

    JavaScript, RequireJS, Node, Handlebars, EC2, Git

    Architecture, Teaching

  9. Digital Influence Group

    08/2011-11/2011

    Built Glidden Paint site, taught junior devs CakePHP

    CakePHP, jQuery, MySQL, Git

    Architecture, Teaching