About Matt Gross

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Matt Gross

Brief Intro: A junior web developer in the Metro East suburbs of St. Louis, MO.

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Class of 2017

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL

Degree: B.S. Information Systems Technologies

Concentration: Web Development and Systems Analysis & Design

Notes: Member of AITP Web Development Team (3rd place in AITP National Collegiate Conference web development competition.

Work Experience

Web Specialist III

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL

October 2018 - Present

Accomplishments: Created a new theme for Lovejoy Library's LibGuides system to match the SIUE brand. Maintain Lovejoy Library website and other web instances.

Technologies Used: HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap 3, JavaScript, Cascade, LibGuides, Omeka Classic, Microsoft Visual Studio Code

Web Developer

Caleres, Inc.
St. Louis, MO

July 2018 - September 2018

Accomplishments: Added features and fixed bugs of existing e-commerce websites. Participated in weekly coding best practices meetings.

Technologies Used: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Git, Microsoft Visual Studio Code, Apple Mac OS

Junior Web Developer

W. W. Wood Products
Cape Girardeau, MO

July 2017 - June 2018

Accomplishments: Developed the front-end of internal web applications used for production. Also developed and maintained the public-facing marketing websites.

Technologies Used: HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap 3, Bootstrap 4, JavaScript, Angular 5, Angular JS, Git, API's, Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft Visual Studio Code, Microsoft Team Foundation Server

Student Web Developer, College of Agriculture

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL

September 2016 - May 2017

Accomplishments: Developed a website using a content management system to host numerous agriculture research projects. Maintained the systems used in the students’ research.

Technologies Used: HTML5, CSS3, Grav, Ubuntu Linux

Student Worker, University Housing IT

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL

September 2015 - May 2016

Accomplishment: Coded pre-existing web app, NetNutrition, to match the SIU University Housing brand.

Technologies Used: HTML5, CSS3

Production Control Intern

North American Lighting
Salem, IL

June 2015 - August 2015

Accomplishments: Maintained the number of Kanban on the factory floor in a lean manufacturing environment. Learned the importance of teamwork and the factory process.

Tools Used: Kanban

Student Worker, IT

Kaskaskia College
Centralia, IL

September 2013 - January 2015

Duties: Updated and maintained the Kaskaskia College website. Utilized an IT ticket system (Help Desk)

Technologies Used: HTML, CSS, C#, Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft Sharepoint, IT ticket system, Adobe Photoshop, GIMP


Coding Languages / Techniques

  • HTML5, CSS3, SQL, PHP, JavaScript

  • Angular JS, Angular 5

  • Search Engine Optimization, Google Analytics

  • Responsive Web Design (Bootstrap, Foundation Framework, Semantic UI)

Personal / Professional

  • Eagle Scout, 2010

  • Agile / Scrum Methodology Experience

  • 3rd Place in AITP National Collegiate Conference Web Development Competition

Software / Applications

  • Content Management Systems (Joomla!, Grav, WordPress, Cascade)

  • Oracle SQL Developer

  • Oracle SQL 12c

  • MySQL, PostgreSQL

  • Virtualization with VMware Workstation, vSphere, VirtualBox

  • IT ticket system experience

  • Adobe Photoshop, GIMP

  • Visual Paradigm

  • Microsoft Windows

  • Microsoft Office

  • Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server

  • Git

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