Bill Lovett

I've seen some things.

Contract Web Developer, 2006 - present

  • Front-end and back-end web development as a solo developer working project-by-project.

Senior PHP Software Engineer, IAC Applications, 2015 - 2017

  • E-commerce in PHP selling Windows desktop software.
  • Laravel sites for 8 sales and marketing properties.
  • Multiple payment processor backends.
  • Internationalization support for 5 languages.
  • Scrum-style development and a lot of code review.

Front-end Developer, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 2013 - 2014

  • Single-page JavaScript UI using Backbone for managing legal workflows.
  • Agile development process within a team of 12.

Lead PHP Developer, Open Road Media, 2011 - 2014

  • Maintenance and evolution of a CMS and API for book publishing.
  • Introduced job queues to a system that did everything on-demand.
  • Added faceted search using Sphinx.

Agency Web Developer, 2000 - 2011

  • I've had senior developer roles at Huge, MCD, Digital Pulp, and other NYC interactive agencies.


  • Databases MySQL, PostgreSQL, and Sqlite.
  • Languages and runtimes PHP, Python 3, JavaScript, Bash, Node, Sass
  • Front-end Vue.js, TypesScript, React, Angular, Backbone.
  • Frameworks Laravel, Express, CherryPy, Django, Rails, Cake, CodeIgniter, Symfony.
  • Servers Nginx, Apache.
  • Configuration Ansible.
  • Version control Git, Fossil.


  • BA, New York University