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Preston Stosur-Bassett

I write code.

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  • School Kalamazoo College
  • Work Software Developer
  • Phone 630.677.2884

About Me

/Who Am I

Me

I am a self-motivated developer skilled in a variety of languages. I have phenomenal communication skills and am capable of explaining complex situations in easy to understand terms. I am devoted to making the web a better place.

I am seeking an internship or job position to further my passion and knowledge of computer programming and computer science.

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Statistics

6 years of experience
27 total side projects
10 foreign countries traveled
7261 songs in my library

Resume

/My entire career

Education
2014 -

Kalamazoo College

Computer Science

Sophmore studying Computer Science and Chinese with a cumulative GPA of 3.89.

Glenbard West

High School

Enrolled in all honors and AP classes. On high honor roll with a weighted 5.3 GPA. Vice President of National Chinese Honors Society. Involved in political science and Chinese clubs.

2011 - 2014
2013

North Central College

STARTALK Program

Recieved a government funded scholarship to participate in the STARTALK Chinese Program to further my language excellence and proficiency.

Experience
2014 - 2016

CPR Cell Phone Repair

Manager | Technician | Sales

Worked as technician repairing a wide variety of mobile devices. Developed software for in-house use to streamline repair process. Learned sales strategies with hands-on sales experience. Managed the Kalamazoo location.

PyroWeb

Lead Software Developer | Creative Marketing

Worked on website change requests including website design overhaul. Built mobile webapp using Google's Polymer engine that determined what, where and how many fire extinguishers were needed for a given building to meet NFPA standards. Worked at 1871, an innovative communal workspace located at the Merchandize Mart in Chicago's Loop.

2014 - 2015
2014 - 2016

AdsWithFriends

Lead Software Developer   Co-Founder

Developed a fast and secure social advertising platform with Node.js.

Freelance

Web Developer

Developed engaging online experiences for a variety of independent businesses using modern web technologies. (ie. HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, WordPress)

2014 - 2016
2010 - 2013

Floydware LLC

Software Engineer

Internationalized software for use in other languages and developed Android mobile app for cloud shceduling software company. Valuable experience working in office setting. Acquired coding "good practices" by developing within a group.

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Skills

100%
JavaScript
70%
Java
50%
Photoshop
60%
Chinese

Portfolio

/My work

Check out some of the things I've been working on.

Contact

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