Carrollton, TX 75010
Jared (dot) blalock [at] gmail (dot) com

A development position with a possibility of long-term development & extending skills.


  • Windows: (XP / Vista / Windows 7)
  • Macintosh (MacOS / OSX)
  • Linux: (CentOS / FreeBSD / RedHat / Debian / Fedora / Unbuntu / etc.)


  • LAMP: Linux, Apache, MySQL/SQL Lite, PHP 4.x – 5.
  • E-commerce: Magento Commerce, X-Cart
  • JavaScript: AJAX, Prototype, JQuery, mooTools, etc.
  • W3C Compliant: HTML, XHTML, DHTML, HTML5
  • CSS 1.0 & 2.0
  • CMS: WordPress, Textpattern, Drupal
  • Zend Framework, Code Igniter, CakePHP, PEAR, Smarty
  • Adobe: Flash CS, Photoshop CS, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Captivate, Fireworks, Premiere, After Effects.
  • Microsoft: Visual Studio, C#, VBScript, IIS, Access, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SQL 2000, Visio.
  • Google: Mini Search Appliance, Checkout, Adwords, Analytics, Android SDK, Maps, Sites, Docs
  • Action Script 1.0 & 2.0
  • IDE: NetBeans, Zend Studio, Eclipse, PHP Storm.
  • Git, Subversion, Beanstalk
  • IP Camera’s, RFID, FFMPEG, Mplayer, MP4Box, H.264, AAC, Video Containers, Transcoding
  • API’s, Unit Testing, Code Coverage, Xdebug, Regular Expressions
  • Table-less designs / pure CSS
  • Rack Space Cloud, Cloud computing, CDNs
  • Oracle/Sun Virtual PC


  • E-Commerce Specialist
  • Agile / Scrum Processes
  • OOP / MVC Frameworks
  • Project Management Skills

AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS: & site(s) of the month. Forum moderator for Developed previous official Blues Traveler website.

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