Sean Teague

Sean Teague

I am a PHP software and web technologies engineer with over 17 years of industry experience. In that time I've worked with a variety of clients from SMBs to large organizations such as KIXEYE, Zynga Games Inc. and Telltale Games Inc.

I offer a range of skills and services from basic consultancy through full web solutions including back-end CMS applications to front-end user experiences.

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Sean Teague

3084 SW 153rd Dr
Beaverton, OR 97003
(415) 378-3004
sean.teague@gmail.com

Objective

PHP Software and Web Technologies Engineer
A position using proven technical skills and to further enhance my knowledge in the many, ever changing, computer hardware and software fields.

Expertise

  • Expert back and front end engineer using OO-PHP & MySQL, Komodo IDE, Flash Builder, FLEX Builder, XHTML Strict & Traditional, AJAX (jQuery), XML, CSS, SVN & CMS.
  • Expert in the Facebook REST API as well as MySpace OpenSocial platform.
  • Extensive experience with Adobe Photoshop
  • Intimate knowledge of PC setup and installation, as well as various peripherals, data entry, and file updating.
  • Familiar with:
    • Microsoft Visual C#
    • Flash
  • Symantec ACT!
  • Expert with Microsoft Office Suite including Microsoft Visio
  • Expert with OpenOffice
  • Extensive experience in telephone help-desk computer tech-support, including basic to advanced networking as well as software installations and Windows-based software needs.
  • Experience in Windows-based network construction and maintenance using managed and unmanaged switching.

Employment History

Hackbright Academy
San Francisco, CA
2/2014-1/2015
Instructor for Hackbright Fellowship program & Front-end Development course.
  • Involved creation of curriculum involving Python, HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Extensive work on JS lectures and course curriculum.
  • Created exercise course work
  • Developed syllabus
KIXEYE
San Francisco, CA
3/2011-8/2013
Lead PHP Engineer with responsibilities including
  • Technology ownership & decision making processes.
  • Collaboration with team members to produce and manage high quality code.
  • Demonstrated ability to augment complex code bases.
  • Take ownership of feature development for both client and server side specifications from concept through deployment.
  • Integration of social and mobile APIs – Facebook, Viximo, Twitter using social game features i.e: like, ratings, reviews, fan page, stream posts.
Telltale Games Inc
San Rafael, CA
3/2010-3/2011
I was the Web Architect at Telltale Games Inc. I was involved with new and old projects throughout the entire project's life cycle from concept to implementation.

Constantly striving to innovate, I was the lead engineer in implementing new technologies such as Flash/JavaScript bridging as well as cross (hardware) platform applications.

KlickNation
San Francisco, CA
11/2009-2/2010
My time at KlickNation was as a contractor utilizing my knowledge of the Facebook API as well as my skills with PHP, XHTML and MySQL. I helped create and author many features used among KilckNations suite of Facebook applications.

Zynga Inc.
San Francisco, CA
9/2008-6/2009
Senior Web Developer
Creating new content as well as maintaining legacy PHP code for developing web based games for the Facebook and MySpace platforms.

Games directly worked on include Vampire Wars, Dragon Wars, Gang Wars, Prison Lockdown & Fashion Wars.

Questus
San Francisco, CA
2008
Software and Web Developer/Programmer & Photoshop Editor
Developed Javascript interaction between image and server data using an ASP engine.

Versicom Communications
Miamisburg, OH
10/2001-6/2008
Software and Web Developer/Programmer
Leader in three major commercial projects using PHP 5 and MySQL 5 that allow the client's customers to access back-end parsed stored data via a website created for the end user. The current status of the projects is they are being migrated from legacy procedural code to fully object-oriented design and function.

Websites Created

http://www.kixeye.com
http://apps.facebook.com/battlepirates/
http://apps.facebook.com/vampiresgame/
http://apps.facebook.com/dragonwars/
http://www.abcvoice.com
http://www.thehappybirthdaycall.com/hbc/
http://www.taxinfonet.com
http://www.hrblock.com/returnstatus.com
http://apps.facebook.com/vampyre_empire/
http://newsite.triumphlarp.com

Education

Edison State College
Piqua, OH
2000-2001
Major: Computer Sciences
Courses included: business math, communications, computer hardware, computer software and preparations for Microsoft Certification testing.

Other Interests

Vampyre Empire, Web-based RPG (2001-Present)
A free-to-play game currently available on the Facebook platform.

Triumph LARP, Regional Group Based In Ohio (2004-Present)
Web designer and programmer for triumphlarp.com. Triumph LARP is a regional entertainment company based in western Ohio.

Planned Parenthood, Dayton, OH (2000-2003)
Manufactured and rendered graphics for temporary tattoos as well as brochure design.

Southern Ohio Gamers Association, Hamilton, OH (2001-2004)
On-site back-end registration/sign-in web programming for admitting attendees, tracking food consumption and tracking registrants.