Radley Sustaire's Resume

WordPress Developer

Personal Info

Technical Skills

  • HTML/CSS 11 Years
  • PHP 10 Years
  • MySQL 10 Years
  • JavaScript 8 Years
  • jQuery 6 Years
  • WordPress 6 Years
  • Git 4 Years

Other Skills

  • Photoshop 7 Years
  • IT Support 5 Years
  • Team Leader 4 Years
  • Project Management 2 Years
  • Illustrator 2 Years

Hobbies

  • Cycling (View Routes)
  • Camping and Hiking
  • Enjoying craft beer

Introduction

I have 11+ years of web development experience. I was the lead developer for a digital marketing agency for 5 years. I continue to specialize in WordPress development and own my own web development business, ZingMap.

Employment

July 2017 — Current

Zingmap, LLC

Owner

  • Web development, hosting, and related services.
  • Developing websites with custom themes, custom plugins, analytics, SEO, and so on.
April 2017 — Current

WordPress Developer

Self-Employed

  • Sourcing clients, discussing needs, writing estimates and proposals.
  • Developing websites including custom WordPress themes and plugins.
2012 — 2017

Lead Developer

Limelight Department, Inc.

  • Coached and led a team of in-house and remote developers.
  • Delegated projects to other developers based on skill levels and workload.
  • Maintained 5 separate web servers, containing more than 80 active websites.
  • Built, tested, and deployed various completed websites with custom themes and plugins.
  • Optimized two different websites each with over 1+ million monthly visitors, improving stability and loading speed immensely.
2016

Freelance WordPress Developer

Bridge Town Home Buyers, LLC

  • Rebuilt website using WordPress, reevaluated and modified all pages for improved usability and SEO.
  • Custom WordPress plugin for a listing of properties.
2015

Freelance WordPress Developer

CaseSwap

  • Built a custom WordPress plugin with membership integration allowing paid users to be notified of case submissions.
  • Integrated contact forms with membership system, notifying users based on their city/state.
  • Set up Mandrill to distribute emails from the plugin's notifications.
2011 — 2015

Web Developer

Goliath Creative

  • Built a horizontal scrolling restaurant website, with strict browser support requirements.
  • Created numerous website templates from PSD's and PDF's, for use in a custom made CMS.
  • Added mobile version of websites using jQuery Mobile, and later using responsive design techniques.
2007 — 2011

Web Developer / IT / Software Developer

oDesk – Various Clients

  • Worked with a variety of clients on many web development projects, big and small.
  • Performed IT work, including Windows tutoring and building automation software.

Testimonials

To respect the privacy of my references, contact information is only available upon request.

Erik Contzius

Radley embodies the best of a partner in development. He really knows his way around databases, WordPress, and has a good design sense to boot. Radley intuits solutions to problems, both anticipated and unexpected. He is patient and more than willing to debug problems that arise. His communication skills are excellent. I will hire Radley again most assuredly!

Erik Contzius, Women Cantors’ Network

Jamie Stephens

Radley took my ideas and ran with them -- the end result is a solution that does more than I originally planned and I couldn't be more thrilled! He was prompt in replying to my messages and I was provided with detailed updates along the way. If you're looking for a developer, Radley really knows his stuff. Stop scrolling and send him a message now, you won't regret it. Thank you Radley!

Jamie Stephens, Brantford Experts

Jeff H.

Radley is an absolute pleasure to work with. He's professional, organized, and efficient. The thing I looked most about working with him is his communication. He explains things thoroughly and succinctly. He's an all-around outstanding contractor.

Jeff H.

Joey Curtin

Radley rescued SPOT's sorely neglected and out of date website and transformed it into a wonderful new public face in an amazingly short time! He added video, streamlined every section of the site and added a much needed on-line application option for our clients. His excellent suggestions and creative genius throughout the site have increased our traffic and accessibility tremendously. He is extremely professional and pleasant to work with (really listening carefully and patiently explaining all the steps he was taking to our team of non-techies). We will definitely use his services again and would highly recommend his technical talent and business acumen!

Joey Curtin, Stop Pet Overpopulation Today

Shannon McAlister

Radley did a great job! He installed a new WP theme, added a working contact form and cleaned up the backend including updating and adding necessary plugins. He was super timely, communicative, and easy to work with.

Shannon McAlister, PDX Homeowners

Zack P.

I worked with Radley for about five years in the agency world. My business partner and I hired Radley when he was a brand-new developer; inexperienced, but bright, eager, and motivated. In a very short amount of time, Radley grew into a brilliant developer and became our agency's lead developer. He and I worked in-tandem on dozens of websites over the years. He has qualities that are vital to successful programming. Firstly, he takes great personal pride in his work. His personal expectations of quality exceed that of those around him, and that makes his work superb. Radley is also a creative problem solver. We often joked that "if a client can dream it, Radley can build it". And finally, Radley's greatest luxury is his ability to articulate complex concepts both in "programmer-speak", and layman's terms. I've had Radley write summaries for clients, where his layman's term verbiage is so eloquent that I just copy and paste it to my client. For those of you familiar with web developers, you know this is extremely rare. He's the ultimate 5-tool player, and you should certainly hire him.

Zack P.

Open-source Plugins

May 2017

RS WooCommerce Brands

github.com/RadGH/RS-WooCommerce-Brands

This WordPress plugin adds a new "Brands" taxonomy to WooCommerce products. This also includes a widget to filter brands for use in your store's sidebar, and some utility functions to use brands in other situations.

Mar 2016

WooCommerce Virtualized Variations

github.com/RadGH/WooCommerce-Virtualized-Variations

This plugin for WooCommerce allows products to be customized with different options. Each option adjusts the original price of the product, eliminating the need for variations to be created for every possible combination of features.

Feb 2016

WooCommerce Flickity Gallery

github.com/RadGH/WooCommerce-Flickity-Gallery

Turn your WooCommerce featured image and gallery photos into an interactive image carousel using Flickty.

Feb 2016

Noindex Pages

wordpress.org/plugins/noindex-pages

This plugin is available on the WordPress plugin directory. It offers a simple checkbox to mark pages as "Hidden from search engines".

Feb 2015

ACF Avatar

github.com/RadGH/ACF-Avatar

Upload your own avatar using Advanced Custom Fields, allowing you to replace the default avatar from Gravatar (or whatever avatar source you choose).

This extension for WordPress Popular Posts displays three tabs, for Daily, Weekly and All Time statistics.

Featured Websites

Willamalane Parks & Recreation District

willamalane.org

Custom map locators for Parks, Facilities, and Bird trails. Custom post type for taking classes. Advanced navigation and mobile menus. ADA Section 503c Compliance.

Gorilla Capital

gorillacapital.com

Custom built property locator, Custom advanced search tool, Custom Fix + Flip Calculator.

Bowtech Archery

bowtecharchery.com

International brand of hunting bows. Custom bow sorting and comparison utility. Store locator with API.

Concealed Nation

concealednation.org

Complete custom rebuild. Built a custom ad placement plugin with desktop/mobile variants.

The Adrienne St Clair Group

thestclairs.com

Property locator plugin (iHomeFinder), Unique day/night theme, Animated front page.

Fight Club 2: Project Mayhem (Dark Horse Comics)

joinprojectmayhem.com

Custom map-style interface. Many animations. Contribute & Sightings section managed by custom post types. User submitted content.

Virginia Concealed

virginiaconcealed.com

WooCommerce online training system, Off-site range database with API, Custom voucher PDF system.

Even more websites

  • 24/7 Guide & Outfitter
  • Abrahao Jiu-Jitsu
  • Action Rent-All
  • American Home & Stone
  • American Horrors
  • Arma Coating
  • AutoArt
  • Cascade Title
  • CPY Lane
  • Dyscover.me
  • Eugene Dining
  • Eugene Tax Service
  • Feel Great Live Healthy
  • Festival of Eugene
  • Gibson Homes
  • Gibson Roofing
  • Harrang Law (HLGR)
  • HG Schlicker & Associates
  • Indie Game Con
  • Intox-Detox
  • Jessica Bonin
  • Joe's Truck & Trailer Supply
  • KEZI/KDRV News
  • Maya Rose Cosmetics
  • McKenzie Brewing
  • Natural Flea Control
  • NEDCO
  • New Horizons
  • N-Touch Band
  • NW Acre Homes
  • NW RV Supply
  • NW Speech
  • Oregon Music Festival
  • Overdrive Sales Solutions
  • Pacific Armory
  • Pacific Rubber
  • Philadelphians Tours
  • PhoenixNW
  • Pro Contracting
  • Relationship Styles
  • Rustic Lighting and Fans
  • Scout26
  • Sea-Tac Lighting
  • Steelhead Brewery
  • Stone River Publishing
  • Tailored Taps
  • The Growler Underground
  • Women Cantors' Network
  • Zack Poelwijk