Jake R. Evans
570 Blackberry Glen, Springville, AL 35146
Cell/Home Phone: (620) 202-1814
Website: www.JakeREvans.com
E-Mail: Jake at JakeREvans.com
Freelance Web Developer
Formal Education:
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Operations Technology (Obtained 12/30/2012)
  • Communications-Computer Systems Operations training, Air Force Technical School.
  • CompTia Security+, Network+, and A+ Certified (Career I.D. COMP001020101081)
  • Airman Leadership School (received Distinguished Graduate Award)
  • Air Force Basic Training (received Honor Graduate Award)

Areas of Knowledge:

  • CSS3 / HTML5 / JavaScript / jQuery
  • PHP
  • UX/UI Design
  • WordPress Design and Development
  • WordPress Plugin Development
  • Web-Based API Consumption (AWS, PayPal, Dropbox, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Hybrid Web App Development (Ionic/Angular)
Security Clearance: Cleared for Top Secret Information and granted access to Sensitive Compartmented Information based on a Single Scope background investigation completed in March 2014.
Self-Employment– Birmingham, AL Area– Mar. 2016 to Present
Title: Freelance Web Developer & Designer

Summary of duties: Work with individuals and small businesses to fulfill their Web Development & Design needs, usually through the utilization of WordPress, but occasionally via other platforms and methods, including the creation of static websites from scratch. As a Freelance Web Developer & Designer, I’m not only responsible for the creation of technical and aesthetic solutions from beginning to end, with possible ongoing maintenance, but also general Project Management & Small Business Management/Marketing responsibilities.

Leidos – Washington DC – Oct. 2014 to Mar. 2016
Title: Junior Software Engineer

Summary of duties: Responsible for transition of existing internal Department of Veteran’s Affairs ‘Enterprise Architecture’ WordPress website from the TwentyFourteen WordPress theme to the Enfold WordPress theme, as well as ongoing maintenance and content updates. This has included extensive work with HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, PHP, jQuery and JavaScript. Some work with the D3.js library has also been required. Have created custom solutions for particular in-house needs, including development of WordPress plugins.

Leidos – Charlottesville, VA – Mar. 2013 – Oct. 2014
Title: Service Desk Lead

Summary of duties: Responsible for resolution of IT issues for a 2000-plus user environment across multiple networks of varying classifications. Specific tasks range from configuration of user equipment, troubleshooting connectivity, application, and administrative issues, working with outside agencies to ensure continuation of customer accounts and access, and interfacing with various specialized in-house IT departments on behalf of the customer, to include root cause analysis of enterprise-level incidents and problems. Also manage administrative and personnel needs of subordinates.

Kansas Air National Guard – McConnell AFB, KS – Sept. 2007 to Sept. 2013
Title: Communications-Computer Systems Operator

Summary of Duties: Maintain and administer an Air Force server-client environment consisting of 300-400 users across different networks of varying classifications. This includes installing, maintaining, and servicing computers, printers, and servers, managing user accounts, resolving user issues, performing preventative system maintenance, troubleshooting network outages, re-routing network cables, and configuring hardware.