about me

Jerry “JJ” Borja has over 18 years experience in web, software and application development, along with an extensive knowledge in visual & technological applications. JJ has successfully owned 3 software & visual companies and has contracted for multiple clients throughout his career. Today, JJ serves as CEO for a web development & design company in California and continues to creatively conceive new ideas and visual concepts that receive industry wide acclaim for the mastery of the tools used in creating the designs. JJ’s experience in the creative industry, combined with his extensive programming knowledge and experience has allowed him to establish a professional, yet cutting edge approach to his work.

In JJ’s spare time, he continues to experience art in different mediums including oil, pastel, water color, video, audio and enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, as well as serving at his local church.


LANGUAGES: Javascript, XML, XSLT, RSS, AJAX, XHTML, HTML, HTML5, DHTML, Ruby, Rails, Actionscript (1.0/2.0/3.0), PHP, ASP, CSS , CSS3, with both OOP, Model-View-Controller (MVC). also experience developing with XML-REST, SOAP and JSON.

SERVER: Apache, IIS, Tomcat, Microsoft Windows Server 2000/2003 + SBS, IIS, Unix (most flavors), Mac OSX (all versions), OSX Server, Windows (All Versions > 3), CVS, cPanel, Plesk, Citrix , VPN, VNC, LAMP Stack.

DB: MySQL , MSSQL, Access, ODBC.

FRAMEWORKS: WordPress, Magento, Zend, CakePHP, Joomla!, Drupal, Sugar, script.aculo.us, jQuery, mootools, YUI, AMFPHP.

IDEAL: LAMP (Linux. Apache, MySQL, PHP) + WordPress

NETWORKING: Cisco Network Management, HTTP, TCP/IP, IPC, PPTP, IPSEC, Astaro, Watchguard, iT Solutions.

APPLICATIONS: Final Cut Studio, Adobe Premier, Logic Pro, Sound Booth, CSSEdit, TextMate, Eclipse, NetBeans, VNC, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, After Effects, Contribute, Version Cue, Acrobat Pro, Flash (> v.4), Flex (>2), Dreamweaver, MS Office, AppleWorks, Apple i*, 3DS Max, Maya, Swift 3D.

EXPERIENCE: 17 years of industry experience in full life cycle of software and web application development, 17 years of webdev experience. 11 years experience with flash and flash related technologies, 11 years experience in video post production, 8 years audio engineering experience, 12 years senior management and 6 years sales experience.

COMPETENCIES: Project Management, Contract Negotiation and Management, Sales, IT Strategic & Tactical planning, Network Development, Budgeting & Costing, Creative/Art Direction

You can call me: 760/514.2098

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