Tyler Reed

469.230.9970 | Dallas, TX


To secure a position where I can efficiently contribute my skills and abilities for the growth of the organization and build my professional career, as well as learn new skills to expand my abilities.


I always prioritize design and documentation first. My other personal strengths include Databases and Algorithms. I focus on simplicity, consistency, and presentation on all aspects of my work.



PHP5 Years SQL5 Years
JavaScript3 Years jQuery2 Years
Blade3 Years Sass3 Years
HTML 4/58 Years CSS 2/37 Years

Paradigms & Principals

OOP8 Years RDB5 Years
SOLID6 Years MVC4 Years
RESTful4 Years CRUD4 Years
TDD4 Years DRY4 Years

Tools & Services

Git6 Years WAMP6 Years
Vim4 Years Composer4 Years
Bootstrap3 Years Unix4 Years
SourceTree3 Years Sublime3 Years

Frameworks & Standards

Laravel4 Years JSON4 Years
AJAX3 Years Regex4 Years
XHTML2 Years YAML2 Years
PJAX2 Years Comments7 Years

Education & Certifications

University of Texas at Dallas

Bachelors in Computer Science

Awarded: August 2015

Richland Colliegiate High School

Associates in Science

Awarded: May 2011

Microsoft Technology Associate

Given for the ability to understand and explain fundamental concepts of Software Development.

Awarded: June 2014

Employment & Internships

Full-Stack Web Developer

Built a custom site from scratch using the Laravel 5.2 Framework. Used a mobile-first design, and operated using TDD.

Spring 2015 - Current

Epimed International
Contract Programmer | Backend Designer

Replaced an analog paper system with a digital one. The implementation yielded a mobile-ready application using the Laravel 4 framework.

September 2014 - December 2014

Game Design Professor

Taught K-12 Students how to program and design games using Game Maker Software. Created the curriculum.

June 2013 - August, June 2014 - August 2014

GM: Studio / CS Private Tutor
Private Tutor for GM: Studio and other CS topics

Taught Students various CS concepts by using a goal-oriented curriculum that was dynamically adjusted for each student's needs.

August 2014 - January 2015

Projects & Websites

Laravel | Personal Website

My personal website, home to all of my various projects, packages, and other programming toys. Always uses latest software and principals.

November 2014 - Current

C++ | Internet Simulation w/ OSI Layers

Simulates a network by having files as network channels. Realistically matches an actual network where nodes use different OSI Layers.

May 2014

Java | Constraint Satisfaction

Solves a generalized Constraint Satisfaction Problem. The problem is solved using various heuristics and consistency procedures.

February 2014 - March 2014

C# | Contact Manager

Kept track of various contacts by storing data in a SQL Database. Stored procedures were used to manage addresses, phone numbers, etc.

September 2013 - December 2013

GML | Physics Sandbox

A sandbox-style gadget implementing Box2D physics. Included concave mesh collision handling and kinematic forces.

November 2012 - April 2013

JS | Game Engine

A 2D Canvas driven HTML5 platform providing object-based instances with an event-driven framework.

March 2016 - Current

Activities & Services

Community Moderator

Learned Agile-Programming, Version Control Systems, and programmed games using a wide spectrum of languages and tools.

August 2014 - Current

Habitat for Humanity

Worked in large groups to construct homes for those in need. Learned the value of teamwork. Project planning was observed.

August 2010 - May 2012 60 Hours of Volunteer Work