x Bryson McKenzie | Software Developer


Bryson McKenzie


Driven, goal oriented full-stack-developer with a diverse interest in front-end technologies. Culturally competent, socially perceptive candidate who has attained a broader perspective of people and the world; and knows the world is a better place when people have a deeper understanding and greater empathy toward all individuals and cultures. Comfortable collaborating on intellectual and culturally diverse teams to complete assignments while exceeding goals and elevating standards. Possesses a strong people first orientation with a commitment to professional ethics.

Phoenix, AZ

Technical Skills

  • Ability to Analyze Complex Technical Information
  • Excellent Problem Solver
  • Experience Building Software Applications
  • Experience With JavaScript
  • Experience With Source Code and Version Repository
  • Ruby, C#, VB or Python Experience
  • Ruby on Rails Experience
  • Strong Problem Solver
  • Work Well Independently and Within a Team Setting
  • Troubleshoot and Debug Issues
  • Consistently Seeking and Learning New Technology
  • Detail Oriented
  • Hands-On SQL Experience
  • Node.js Experience
  • Microsoft ASP.NET MVC, Web API Experience
  • Manage Multiple Projects in a Deadline-Driven Environment
  • Strong Oral and Written Communication
  • Analyze, Design and Implement Database Structures
  • Passion for Developing Engaging Consumer Experiences
  • Thrive in Dynamic, Fast-Paced Environments


  • Language: Python
  • Framework: Django
  • Front-End FW: ~
  • Database: Postgres
  • Description: AMRP is a non-profit web site for community area revitalization program for redeveloping poverty stricken neighborhoods in Gary, IN.
  • Language: Python
  • Framework: Django
  • Front-End FW: ~
  • Database: Postgres
  • Description: Exhibition show basketball team that tours all over the world. Every show includes incredible athleticism, entertainment and comedy.
  • Language: Python
  • Framework: Django
  • Front-End FW: ~
  • Database: Postgres
  • Description: Single page portfolio website for a recent college graduate, Amanie Foster. This websites highlights Amanie's career field and credentials

Career Timeline

January 2018 (Present)

Web Developer (Freelance/ Contractor):
Six Eleven Web Design

Builds high quality full-stack web applications for multiple clients.

Develops front-end interfaces using HTML5, CSS3, bootstrap 3.0, AJAX, JSON and JQuery, React, Angular, Redux or Javascript.

Builds out ORM Models and Databases for clients.

Builds, manages, and maintains websites for clients.

November 2017

Full-Stack Developer:
Datamine Internet Marketing Solutions (Contractor)

Maintain and build websites in ASP.NET. Learned .NET and applied it on multiple projects and legacy work. Built and maintained the front-end of companies ASP.NET webpages

June 2006

Professional Athlete
NBAGL/ World-wide FIBA Leagues

In 2006, I graduated from Northern Illinois University where my general focus was AUTO CAD and other computer technologies. After my college of 5 years with Northern Illinois University Basketball Club. I excelled to greater heights by venturing into the world to play 8 years as a professional athlete in the US and foreign leagues.


Coding Dojo - Chicago, IL
Software Development
  • MEAN (Javascript) - Python/Django - Ruby on Rails -HTML/CSS (Full Stack Development)
  • Attended a fourteen week accelerated learning software development boot-camp, where I accumulated over 1,000 hours of development experience in three full-stacks. Became proficient in Python/Django, Ruby on Rails and Javascript along with MEAN. Acquired many skills to work efficiently and efficiently from with the front-end to back-end and data storage. Solved and created many algorithms in daily 1hr sessions. Worked in teams to resolve and develop applications to high standards.
Northern Illinois University - DeKalb, IL
B.A. - Degree: General Studies

    Majored in Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in General Studies

    Minored in Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering Technology Relative Coursework and Focuses: Solidworks, AutoCAD, and C++