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Freelance Information Technologist
High tech. High Quality. High value.
My name is Joyel Puryear, and for more than seven years I’ve been providing my clients with first-class Web site and Web application development services, as well as consulting and custom programming, design, and coding. I also offer additional services, such as desktop application development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), other IT services, and a variety of Misc. services as well.
I am looking for projects of any shape and size, permanent positions, or long term freelancing contracts. I can easily and efficiently telecommute anywhere in the world from my state-of-the-art office near Atlanta, Georgia. I’m experienced working with large, multinational companies as well as smaller, regional businesses. I tailor my services to meet your unique requirements.
For more information, call me at (404) 939-0637. You can also visit my website at www.infotechnologist.biz. (This also shows my full list of services, and my portfolio items)
I hope to speak with you soon to learn about your specific technology needs and to discuss how my skills and abilities can help you achieve your objectives.
Permanent or long-term contract (telecommuting) with an IT services company, corporate IT department, or other organization.
• More than seven year’s Web and Web application development experience
• Additional computer-related experience and a passion for technology
• Self-motivated team player, telecommuting anywhere
• Committed to excellence and client service
• Fair pricing and satisfaction guarantee
• Fast, eager learner (currently honing skill set in desktop application development)
Web and Web Application Development:
• Coding—HTML, XHTML, CSS, More...
• Databasing—SQL (such as MySQL and PostgreSQL) with Oracle and other services.
• Other Languages—XML, SXLT, SXL-FO, XPath, XQuery, XLink, XPointer, XForms, DTD, JSON, RSS, Soap, ASP, JSP, General Web Services, Any third party API system, Drupal, Joomla, Wordpress, and any other third party system.
• Other Systems: Drupal (plugins, modifications, themes), Wordpress (plugins, modifications, themes), Joomla (plugins, modifications, themes), any other third party system or structure in any of the languages that I work with.
Web Design: Graphic design, advanced layout design/aesthetics, and print design.
General Software: All Microsoft Office Products, All Open Office products, any Google Doc products, many other productivity and development applications
Data Entry: Fast (120 wpm) accurate data entry into any type of database system.
Self-employed Information Technologist (January 2004 to Present)
Telecommuting from my high-tech home office near Atlanta, Georgia, I have worked successfully on a wide range of long-term and short-term projects for companies both large and small. These projects have included Web site development and Web application development, and custom services such as programming, design, and coding.
Subcontractor to Orange Business Services/FranceTelecom/Lloyd Consulting (June 2007 to March 2009)
Working through contractor LloydHome Consulting, I was part of a team developing a revenue tracking and online forecasting solution for Orange Business Services, a multinational leader in network and information technology business services. My role was chiefly to create or recreate various parts of the system based on a series of specifications. I also worked with another team to assist in the development of a service compensation program. During this contract I utilized and further developed my skills in PHP, MySql, Cakephp framework, Object Oriented Programming, and other major tools and technologies.
Subcontractor to Walden Media/Publishing (October 2009 to December 2009)
Subcontractor to several very large design firms (2002 to Current)
Throughout my career I have worked with a variety of VERY large design firms. These firms were solely graphic designer teams, who did not have someone to do web work or programming. Throughout my relationship with them (which still continues to prosper) I have been the sole provider of IT services to them, and their teams. I have provided them services ranging throughout all the services that I provide.
Subcontractor to Bankrate.com. (January 2004 to Current)
I originally met with Bankrate.com through another company called SEOMarketing.com. I have done a variety of work for them on their internal systems via a contract basis.
Subcontractor to SEOMarketing.com. (January 2004 to Current)
I have been working with SEOMarketing.com for a few years. Again, I have been working with them on a variety of internal systems.
More than seven years of diverse, real-world experience.
I can provide them upon request. I can provide more than you can realistically contact.