Axel

Maldonado

Overland Park, KS · (913) 489-7707 · [email protected]

I am a software developer located in the Kansas City metro area. In my current role, I am building Web APIs using ASP.NET Core and responsive front ends using Angular. Deploying to the cloud (Azure) for use in the corporate banking world. I am also building native iOS and Android mobile apps using Flutter (Dart).

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I am continuously learning new skills and am working towards imporving my skills as a web developer and programmer. You can view my latest projects by clicking on the GitHub link below!


Skills

Programming Languages & Tools
Workflow
  • Mobile-First, Responsive Design
  • Cross Browser Testing & Debugging
Additional Skills
  • Flask microframework for Python
  • mySQL
  • React, JSX
  • Redux
  • Web APIs
  • Native iOS and Android Development with Flutter (Dart)
Spoken Languages

Experience

Software Developer

Small Business Bank

Contribute to the development, usability, and design of software applications. Contribute to the setup, deployment, and security of mobile application to meet FFIEC requirements Technologies: JavaScript, Typescript, C#, HTML, CSS, Angular 8, Azure, SQL Server

May 2019 - Current

Web Development Subsitute Teaching Assistant

Trilogy Education

Instructors lead classroom discussions, guide inquiry, emphasize the meta-skills and core concepts of software engineering, support students in their projects and challenges, and provide feedback to students and teaching assistants. Curriculum includes: JavaScript HTML5 / CSS3 jQuery Node.js React.js Git Command Line MySQL PHP and PHP Frameworks

April 2019 - Current

Web Developer

Lumos Web Design

Develop and maintain websites for small business owners and non-profits in the Kansas City metro area. Recent clients include:

House of Music LLC - Planned, built and launched an ecommerce music store.

Latinx Education Collaborate - Developed the website for a K12 Education non profit using Wordpress.

Renew KC Counseling Center - A psychiatrist and mental health clinic.

Dr.Luis Cordoba, Kansas City Public School Chief Officer. - A website to showcase and build the brand of superintendent, author, and public speaker, Dr. Luis Cordoba.

And of course my resume website!

Responsibilties include: Purchasing domain, pointing domain to hosting via DNS, setting up email IMAP, Set up website using theme template. Customize menu, header, footer, and add content. Add custom CSS as per client's specifications. Setup Newsletter form to capture emails and automatically push to Mailchimp. Setup Zapier App to integrate Eventbrite and automatically post to WordPress.

August 2018 - April 2019

Bilingual Retail Sales Associate

T-Mobile USA, Inc.

Awarded “Top Revenue Growth Associate in the Western Plains District” for 4th Quarter 2013 Achieved sales quotas in a fast-paced environment. Resolved customer concerns while providing excellent customer service.

October 2013 – June 2014

Education

LaunchCode

Front-End Development Track
August 2018 - January 2018

Kansas State University

Bachelor of Arts

Humanities Major GPA: 3.67

August 2015 - May 2017

Johnson County Community College

Liberal Arts
August 2013 - May 2015

Shawnee Mission West High School

Biotechnology Signature Program
August 208 - May 2012

Volunteer Experience

Prospanica Kansas City Chapter

Marketing

Provide support for the chapter and collaborate with leadership team to help drive professional development programs for the Kansas City Metro Area, ensure effective planning, and execution of chapter goals and metrics

January 2018 - Present

Latinos of Tomorrow

Communications Chair

Develop Communication Strategies for student participation and growth. Social Media Marketing via Facebook. Graphic Design for social ads

August 2015 - Present


Interests

Apart from being a web developer, I enjoy spending my time rock climbing and playing tennis. I enjoy traveling to places that offer outdoor rock climbing and distinct local cuisine. My most recent international trip was to Madrid, Spain which was an amazing experience!

I am an aspiring photographer and run my dog's Instagram. I spend a large amount of my free time reading about entreprenership, as well as learning about and improving my programming skills.


Awards & Certifications

  • Google Analytics Individual Qualification
  • 3rd Place - Prospanica Kansas City Chapter - Case Study Competition - 2017
  • Finalist - Kansas State University - K-State LAUNCH - Wrote and presented an execute summary with financial projections before a live panel - 2015
  • Johnson County Community College - Cavalier Leadership Development Program - Graduate with Honors -2015
  • 1st Place - KC Bizfest Business Plan Competition - Won a $3500 Scholarship for writing and presenting a business plan - 2012
  • Publication - Shawnee Mission West High School - Annotatied a Mycobacteriopahge and published to GenBank - 2012