Axel

Maldonado

Overland Park, KS · (913) 489-7707 · axel@axelmaldonado.com

I am a web developer seeking full-time employment opportunities. I have experience in delivering high-quality websites for clients needing a professional and reliable web presence. I have experience developing and maintaining WordPress websites as well as reviewing and testing new features.

A traditional PDF Resume can be viewed by clicking here.

I am continuously learning new skills and am working towards becoming a full stack developer. You can view my latest projects by clicking on the GitHub link below!


Experience

Web Developer

Freelance

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

Latinx Education Collaborate - A K12 Education non profit

Renew KC Counseling Center - A psychiatrist and mental health clinic (Customization and debuggin only).

Dr.Luis Cordoba, Kansas City Public School Chief Officer. - Brand website

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.

April 2018 - Current

Co-Founder

PreguntameKC, LLC

Develop and launched an online business to provide resources to underrepresented students. Developed business plan and prepared financial spreadsheets for investors. Sales pitching and seeking clients and strategic partnerships.

December 2017 - August 2018

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

Skills

Programming Languages & Tools
Workflow
  • Mobile-First, Responsive Design
  • Cross Browser Testing & Debugging
Additional Skills
  • Flask microframework for Python
  • mySQL
  • React, JSX
  • Redux
  • REST APIs
Spoken Languages

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