Patrick V. Hessman

Patrick V. Hessman | Front End/Full Stack Developer

Keep advancing, keep learning, keep growing—those are the words I live by. I’m a self-taught designer and developer based in Raleigh, NC who’s always looking for a new challenge to tackle and new skills to learn. I’ve worked on a wide range of products, from My skills have been applied to a wide range of projects; including COVID-19 data modeling and marketing tools for major corporations to magazine publications and gaming assistance tools.

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Education and Certifications

Montana State University
Montana State University

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Film/Video and Photographic Arts

3.31 GPA, Honors

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Amazon Web Services Solutions Architect Associate

Amazon Web Services Solutions Architect Associate

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Skills

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript (ES6)
  • JSON
  • jQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • React
  • Redux
  • Node
  • REST APIs
  • Vue
  • SASS
  • MongoDB
  • Mongoose
  • Git
  • WordPress
  • Photoshop
  • Premiere
  • Dreamweaver
  • Visual Studio Code
  • Adobe XD
  • Mobile Responsive Design
  • TypeScript
  • GraphQL

Portfolio

IEM COVID-19 Projection Dashboard

Visualization dashboard for displaying and forecasting COVID-19 cases in the United States created for IEM

IEM COVID-19 Projection Dashboard
Timestamp Microservice

Custom API that converts dates and displays timestamps.

Timestamp Microservice
Weather Forecast React App

React app utilizing Axios and the OpenWeatherMap API

Weather Forecast React App
React Internation Space Station Tracker

Demo project to show proficiency with React and API calls utilizing OpenStreetMap

React Internation Space Station Tracker
Drill Soul – Nerd Motivation and Self Improvement

Nerd culture-themed motivational blog.

Drill Soul – Nerd Motivation and Self Improvement
IEM COVID-19 Vaccination Modeling Dashboard

Visualization dashboard to assist state and local jurisdictions in determining personnel needs for COVID-19 vaccinations created for IEM

IEM COVID-19 Vaccination Modeling Dashboard
Tomb of Annihilation Jungle Travel Conditions Generator

Custom tool to supplement Dungeons & Dragons games

Tomb of Annihilation Jungle Travel Conditions Generator
Pokémon Browser React API Project

Demo project to show proficiency with React and REST APIs.

Pokémon Browser React API Project
Vue.js Video Game Quiz App

Demo project to show proficiency with Vue.js and API calls.

Vue.js Video Game Quiz App
File Metadata Microservice

Custom API that returns metadata of uploaded files in POST requests.

File Metadata Microservice
MERN Stack Movie Browser

Demo project to show proficiency with MongoDB, Mongoose, and React

MERN Stack Movie Browser
The Memory Cottage

WordPress site created for The Memory Cottage, a beach boutique store in Shallotte, NC

The Memory Cottage
Octum’s Magic Item Emporium

Demo e-commerce site to show proficiency with Magento

Octum’s Magic Item Emporium
React Router To-Do List App

Demo project to show proficiency with React, React-Router, and Redux

React Router To-Do List App
Request Header API/Microservice

Custom API that returns browser information in GET requests

Request Header API/Microservice

Resume

IEM

Web Designer
Morrisville, NC
December 2019 - Present
  • Maintain the company’s corporate website and develop and design digital services and information to support homeland security and emergency management programs.
  • Optimize website for responsive design across multiple platforms.
  • Collect, monitor and review statistics and provide analysis on the website’s health, engagement, SEO, and performance.
  • Contribute to development of data modeling software projects.
  • Notable Accomplishments:
    • Increased IEM website traffic by 11% compared to year before my employment.
    • Solved mobile platform accessibility issues.

Zift Solutions

Front End Developer
Cary, NC
April 2015 - December 2019
  • Implemented and supported custom web marketing plugins for numerous clients; including Samsung, Intel, Siemens, VMware, Cisco, Xerox, Dell, HP, Lenovo, Oracle, IBM, Red Hat, and Google.
  • Executed email marketing campaigns and templates to client specifications.
  • Notable Accomplishments:
    • Solved major accessibility issues involving mobile platforms.
    • Overhauled production process for instructional videos for using the Zift platform.
    • Executed extensive branding updates for clients.
    • Revitalized website templates to match current design trends.

Outside Media Group

Campus Liaison
Bozeman, MT
August 2013 - May 2014
  • Implemented promotion campaigns for Outside Bozeman Magazine and The Blue Light Student Guide & Coupon Book.
  • Secured promotional partnerships with campus organizations and local businesses.
  • Administered up to date web presence: Facebook, WordPress.

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