Dominick Johnson



Bachelor of Science Software Development 2017–2020

Had a broad education, covering technologies like Python, Java, C++, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and SQL. Gained other technical skills, including relational database design & administration, the basics of operating system fundamentals such as memory management, and scheduling, as well as mathematics & statistics. Also developed other softer skills such as critical thinking & logic, user interface design, project management, and communication.

Work Experience

Techris Design Website Developer 2012–2013, 2016–Current

After high school internship, was offered regular part-time position as computer technician. Transitioned to full time shortly thereafter, then transitioned rolls to website developer position. Became highly valued for my advanced, up-to-date technical knowledge, as well as my problem-solving ability.

Worked directly with clients to plan and design projects. Coded frontend (HTML, JavaScript, CSS) and backend (Python, PHP) for custom websites. Worked with non-relation and relational databases (MySQL, CouchDB). Connected to 3rd party APIs. Built a GraphQL API backend for a custom application. Debugged and fixed older code written by my predecessors, vastly improving the performance of a slow application.

Built a framework complete with an ORM-like module, form handling and form generation, and a secure authentication system. Developed a content management system for websites built with aforementioned framework. Built an internal tool for managing invoices, designing custom computers, and tracking shipping. Worked with asynchronous code. Introduced the company to version control (git), resulting in cleaner and codebases and better organization.

Configured network sharing on Windows, MacOS, and Linux. Built and installed CAT5 cable and other network infrastructure. Built, maintained, and managed servers (Linux and Windows). Administrated Linux web servers (Docker, Apache, Nginx, etc…). Configured routers (DNS, DHCP, Port Forwarding).

Diagnosed and repaired hardware and software problems. Performed regular system maintenance. Directly assisted customers remotely, on-site, and in-store. Hand-built custom computer systems.

Community Involvement

2014 – 2016 Served a 2-year religious mission. Contacted people door-to-door and taught interested persons. Also performed service at food pantries, retirement homes, an animal shelter, Habitat for Humanity, and other organizations during that time.

2010 – 2013, 2016 Staffed a boy scout summer camp for several years during and after high school. Taught or assisted in merit badge classes, including electronics, radio, game design, and chemistry.

Hobbies & Interests