Thomas Murphy

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Rice University, Houston, TX. GPA: 3.64/4.00.
B.A. in Mathematics and Religious Studies, May 2007.

Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary. Spring 2006.


Languages: PHP, Python, Ruby, Javascript, jQuery, HTML, CSS, AJAX, EmberJS, AngularJS, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Objective C, C#, Java, GIT, SVN…French, Hungarian.

CMS / Frameworks: WordPress, ExpressionEngine, PyroCMS, CakePHP, CodeIgniter, Django.

Software: Adobe Creative Suite, String Augmented Reality SDK, Unity, Maya, Google Sketchup, Macromedia Flash, Actionscript, Microsoft Office. PC and Mac.


ExpenseBot, Boulder, CO April 2015-Present
Senior Engineer. Full-stack development using Rails, Ember, and PostgreSQL. Primary focus on the web side but quite a bit of iOS and Android development as well.

Bawte, Boulder, CO March 2012-April 2015
Front End Software Engineer. Worked on the front end style, UI, API, and web app aspects of the project. Full development from scratch of a new version utilizing Django and PostgreSQL.

Markit On Demand, Boulder, CO April 2014-July 2014
Developer. Worked on web projects for financial institutions including NASDAQ and The Wall Street Journal. Created infrastructure with C# and .NET; front-end UI with HTML, jQuery, and CSS; and interactive charts with a custom Javascript library.

Xynergy, Albuquerque, NM October 2012-April 2014
Developer. Built and maintained sites using Expression Engine, WordPress, Pyro CMS, and Cake PHP. Heavy focus on responsive design, using both existing frameworks and custom styling. Designed MySQL database structures for custom web apps and iOS apps, as well as some mobile app development.

LDD Consulting, Albuquerque, NM March 2012-October 2012
Developer. Built sites on a multitude of platforms, developed WordPress plugins, and met with clients during the planning and development stages.

Catchfire Media, Des Moines, IA January 2011-June 2012
Developer. Designed, developed, and implemented digital media including: websites, iPhone and Android applications, Facebook Apps, and Presentations. Worked on every step of the process from discovery to final delivery.

Climb Iowa, Des Moines, IA June 2008-June 2012
Assistant Coach. Created original marketing images both for the web and to be printed, coached children on the local climbing team ranging in age from eight to eighteen, sold memberships, instructed climbers on safety and technique.

Rice University- International Programs, Houston, TX January 2007-April 2008
Administrative assistant. Managed the department’s website and database, designed marketing documents and images, planned and coordinated annual events showcasing study abroad opportunities, contests for returning students, and meetings for the department.

Rice University- National Science Foundation, Houston, TX Spring 2005-Fall 2005
Undergraduate Researcher. Examined problems in Algebraic Geometry, namely complex plane curve singularities and their log canonical thresholds. Developed alternate proof for a theorem of J. Igusa regarding log canonical thresholds.