Alex Elkins
Alex Elkins



Principal Software Engineer
St. Louis, MO
2020 to Present
  • Provide technical scoping, project timelines, and overall project guidance to stakeholders
  • Scope, design, implement, and test complex third-party integrations (mobile pay-at-pump, loyalty, online ordering) allowing for expanded functionality within our apps
  • Develop, enhance, test, and maintain a large-scale and distributed coupon redemption API (Laravel, MySQL, Elastic Beanstalk, Redis)
  • Upgrade, develop, enhance, test and maintain a large-scale and distributed administrative interface (Laravel, MySQL, SCSS, JavaScript, Elastic Beanstalk, Redis)
  • Manage staged deployments, continuous integration, environment and database optimization, feature roll-outs, as well as new feature discovery for multiple code-bases
Software Developer
Columbus, Ohio
2019 to 2020
  • Develop, test and maintain a loan management system (PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS)
  • Develop, test and maintain a fraud detection system (Golang)
Columbus, Ohio
2018 to 2019
Web Developer
The J.M. Smucker Company
Orrville, Ohio
2018 to 2019
  • Utilize agency designs to create production-ready, high-traffic brand websites (Jif, Smucker’s, Crisco, Uncrustables, Folgers, Dunkin’ Donuts, Milkbone, Meow Mix, Natural Balance) using PHP, Pimcore (Zend/Symfony+Twig), jQuery, SCSS, Git, bash, and Docker
  • Develop and maintain team standards
  • Develop, maintain, and enhance back-end .NET MVC APIs
Senior Software Developer
Columbus, Ohio
2015 to 2018
  • Develop, test, deploy, and maintain mobile point-of-sale units; develop, test, deploy and maintain C# applications
  • iOS Development (Swift, Objective-C), Device Management (AirWatch, 4000+ devices), enterprise Integration (C#, SQL, SSIS), API Development (Java Spring Framework)
Data Analyst
Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer
Columbus, Ohio
2013 to 2015
  • Developed Web Application using PHP and SQL
  • Used Laravel framework for MVC web applications with MySQL database and Composer for package management.
  • Provided data analysis as a Team Lead utilizing Excel and SQL
  • Generate, combine, and analyze sects of customer database; report findings to upper management for business decisions


Bachelor's Degree
Technical Management
DeVry University
2012 to 2016
Vocational Honors Diploma, Computer and Networking Technology
Eastland-Fairfield Career and Technical Schools
2010 to 2012

Technical Skills

PHP, Laravel, Blade, Composer, Elastic Beanstalk, Redis, Lambda, CloudWatch, CloudFront, C#, VB.NET, Swift, Twig, Java, SQL, TSQL, Git Version Control, Bootstrap, JavaScript, jQuery, HTML, SCSS, CSS, AirWatch Mobile Device Management, Objective-C, API, .NET & Spring Framework, Scrum Methodologies, Technical Scoping, Project Management