Profile

I'm a software engineer and and creative full-stack web developer

About Me

I am a full-stack engineer leaning towards back end work. I also work with databases and cloud networks.

I enjoy taking on projects that have challenges built in or already encountered.

I have lead many teams and worked in large teams for reaching successful end results on multiple enterprise projects and continue to pursue these opportunities.

Details

Name:
Jason Mongaras
Location:
Austin, TX, USA

Education

The University of Texas at Austin

1991 – 1996

BS Mathematics

Activities and Societies: Plan II, Advanced Mathematics Program

Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas

1987 – 1991

High School

Abilities

Programming Languages

  • C++ (15+ years)
  • C (15+ years)
  • JavaScript (12 years)
  • TypeScript (4 years)
  • HTML (15+ years)
  • Ruby (5 years)
  • Go (3 years)
  • R (5 years)
  • ASP.Net (4 years)
  • PHP (15+ years)
  • C# (13 years)
  • Python (8 years)
  • Java (7 years)
  • SQL (15+ years)
  • Perl (8 years)
  • Visual Basic (9 years)
  • Apex-Salesforce (6 years)

Skills

  • Database Management (12 years)
  • Financial Market Data (15+ years)
  • Financial Exchange Connectivity (15+ years)
  • IT Performance Management (12 years)
  • Enterprise IT Infrastructure (10 years)
  • Amazon Web Services(AWS) (7 years)
  • Cloud Security (5 years)
  • Accessibility - Section 508 (4 years)
  • Serverless Architecture (3 years)
  • DevOps (6 years)
  • MVC Architecture (10 years)
  • Network Programming (15+ years)
  • MFC (6 years)
  • Google Cloud Platform(GCP) (5 years)
  • Microsoft Azure (3 years)
  • Cloud Migration (7 years)
  • Multi-Cloud Deployment (3 years)

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

Frameworks/Libraries/APIs

  • Node.js (6 years)
  • Qt (9 years)
  • Rails (5 years)
  • FIX Protocol (10 years)
  • Bootstrap (5 years)
  • Angular JS (5 years)
  • React JS (4 years)
  • Boost (9 years)
  • D3.js (3 years)
  • .NET (10 years)
  • GWT (7 years)
  • Laravel (4 years)
  • jQuery (8 years)
  • Vue (2 years)
  • YUI (4 years)
  • STL (10 years)
  • Yahoo Finance API (12 years)
  • Google Maps API (5 years)

Tools

  • WordPress (6 years)
  • Trading Systems (15+ years)
  • Salesforce.com (8 years)
  • Plaid (4 years)
  • Shopify (3 years)
  • WooCommerce (3 years)
  • Joomla (4 years)
  • Ghost (2 years)
  • Concrete5 (5 years)
  • nChannel (1 year)
  • ShipStation (2 years)
  • SortSite (3 years)
  • SugarCRM (9 years)
  • Drupal (6 years)
  • MySQL (15+ years)
  • Visual Studio (15+ years)
  • Twilio (2 years)
  • NetSuite (4 years)
  • Magento (5 years)
  • Jekyll (2 years)
  • Shogun (1 year)
  • Google Tag Manager (4 years)
  • Microsoft SQL Server (15 years)

Operating Systems

  • Linux (13 years)
  • Windows 10 (5 years)
  • Unix (6 years)
  • Windows Server (8 years)
  • macOS (9 years)
  • iOS (6 years)
  • Android (7 years)

Projects

Migrated Custom Solution to Smarsh

Migrated Custom Solution to Smarsh – Migrated a custom compliance solution for a financial institution to Smarsh in order to have an accepted method from the SEC.  made sure all historical email and messaging was moved over.  Also, hooked all current messaging and email into Smarsh.

Migrated Custom Solution to Smarsh - Migrated a custom compliance solution for a financial institution to Smarsh in order to have an accepted method from…

Geovisions Website

Geovisions Website – Migrated website to a new hosting solution.  Updated site in order to help with speed and with errors that were occurring.  Moved assets to CDN.  Improved the SEO with the Yoast plugin.

Geovisions Website - Migrated website to a new hosting solution.  Updated site in order to help with speed and with errors that were occurring.  Moved…

Participants Alliance Abroad Website

Participants Alliance Abroad Website – Created a portal for students who participated in the Alliance abroad travel program.  This is used for communication with the students around the world by the mentors and company.

Participants Alliance Abroad Website - Created a portal for students who participated in the Alliance abroad travel program.  This is used for communication with the…

Alliance Abroad Website

Alliance Abroad Website – Migrated website to a new hosting solution.  Updated site in order to help with speed and with errors that were occurring.  Moved assets to CDN.  Improved the SEO with the Yoast plugin.

Alliance Abroad Website - Migrated website to a new hosting solution.  Updated site in order to help with speed and with errors that were occurring.  Moved…

StatCard Web Application

StatCard Web Application – Created a job website where tech and marketing companies could match with talent.  

StatCard Web Application - Created a job website where tech and marketing companies could match with talent.  

Vize Virtual Staging Website

Vize Virtual Staging Website – Created website in order to market product.  Setup WooCommerce for selling assets to edit.  Setup payment gateway for website.  Created site that would allow virtual staging of rooms for real estate agents.

Vize Virtual Staging Website - Created website in order to market product.  Setup WooCommerce for selling assets to edit.  Setup payment gateway for website.  Created…

Blog

GitKraken – A Really Good Git GUI Tool

GitKraken – A Really Good Git GUI Tool

I’ve been using version control systems for almost as long as I have been programming professionally. I started with...


Survey Tool – SurveyMonkey

Survey Tool – SurveyMonkey

SurveyMoneky allows you to create simple surveys easily. It is one of the most popular available becasue of the...


Survey Tool – Google Forms

Survey Tool – Google Forms

Google Forms lets you collect online survey responses easily. It’s completely free. it also does not have a restriction...


Interests

Volunteer Experience

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High School Lacrosse Assistant Coach
Gateway College Prep
Jan 2020 – Present

Help coach the high school lacrosse team at school.

Head Coaching
Gateway College Preparatory School
Sep 2015 – Jun 2016 (10 months)

Head coach middle school lacrosse teams (5-6, 7-8).

Volunteer
Austin+SocialGood
Mar 2015 (1 month)

Volunteered with event at Austin City Hall.

Coach
Brushy Creek
Jan 2011 – Dec 2014 (4 yrs)

Coached youth basketball teams.

Coach
Town & Country Optimist Club
2011 – 2013 (2 yrs)

Coached youth teams in soccer and lacrosse.

Coach
YMCA of Greater Williamson County
Jan 2007 – Dec 2011 (5 yrs)

Coached multiple youth teams in basketball, soccer, flag football and baseball.

Event Leader
Holy Family Catholic School
2009 – 2011 (2 yrs)

Organized and lead the school gala for two years. this was the large school fund raiser of the year.

Patents

Real-time Price Studies
Filed Dec 17, 2004
us Patent Application 20050160021

Computerized Method and System for Trading of Securities
Filed Dec 13, 1999
us Patent Application Ser. No. 09/460,045

Organizations

IEEE
Jan 2016 – Present
CEDA TEXAS – Board

Participate in IEEE activities. I also help with finding speakers for events and hosting them.

Association for Computing Machinery
2014 – Present

Sendero Springs Home Owners Association
2009 – Present
Secretary, Communications Director

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