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Taylor Varoglu

Back-End Engineer
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About me

With incredible diligence, and an analytical approach to problem-solving, I have an inherent desire to serve others through my creative efforts. I am currently completing a full time certification program at an accredited software engineering school to pursue a career in software development, after which I will be targeting opportunities within the clean energy industry, to apply my passion for quality code towards improving the world around me.

Preferred locations

  • Boulder, CO
  • Broomfield, CO
  • Louisville, CO
Open to other locations and/or remote work

Previous industries

  • Higher Education
  • Retail
  • Telecommunications

Skills

  • AWS
  • Bootstrap
  • CSS3
  • Git
  • HTML5
  • PostgreSQL
  • Product Management
  • Rails
  • Ruby
  • Salesforce
  • Slack
  • SQL

Currently learning

  • JavaScript
  • Python

Projects

Viewing Party

Viewing Party

Project scope time 40 hours
Collaborators

Tools Used

  • Atom
  • Bootstrap
  • CSS3
  • Git
  • GitHub
  • Heroku
  • HTML5
  • PostgreSQL
  • Rails
  • RSpec
  • Ruby
  • SQL
  • Travis

Viewing Party is a 10-day, 2 person project, during Mod 3 of 4 for Turing School's Back End Engineering Program.

Our challenge was to consume multiple API endpoints from The Movie DB to provide authenticated users with a hosted web application service to search for movies, and create viewing parties for their invited friends.

Launch the App Code Repository
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Little Esty Shop

Little Esty Shop

Project scope time 80 hours
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Tools Used

  • Atom
  • Bootstrap
  • CSS3
  • Git
  • GitHub
  • Heroku
  • HTML5
  • PostgreSQL
  • Rails
  • RSpec
  • Ruby
  • SQL

Little Esty Shop is a 10-day, 4 person project, during Mod 2 of 4 for Turing School's Back End Engineering Program.

Our challenge was to build a hosted web application consisting of multiple relational databases to model the popular e-commerce web site Etsy.

Launch the App Code Repository
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Mastermind

Mastermind

Project scope time 40 hours
Collaborators Profile picture for Caroline Tan

Tools Used

  • Atom
  • Git
  • GitHub
  • RSpec
  • Ruby

Mastermind is a 10-day, 2 person project, during Mod 1 of 4 for Turing School's Back End Engineering Program.

Our challenge was to build our own version of the classic game Mastermind through object oriented programming and test-driven development design principles.

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