Hi, i'm Jeff Decena
A passionate, driven, self-learned web programmer.
I believe that a person excels when he is happy with what he is doing. Being a graduate in a non-engineering course in college, does not hinder me to pursue my dream of making the web a better place!
Roland Jeffrey Simons Decena
28 May 1984 - Manila, Philippines
PH (+63) 9257203071
Gourmet Society Digital Ventures Inc.
Senior Web Developer - Oct 2015 - present
Gourmet Society is a web and mobile app that help people get discounts on over 200 restaurants in the metro. My responsibilities are but not limited to develop the web app, making sure that it runs fast, secure and stable in Amazon environment. Programming wise, we make sure everything is correctly version controlled, codes are neat and understandable making it maintainable and secure.
Ayannah Information Solutions Inc.
Senior Web Developer - August 2013 - Sept 2015
I am the lead developer for Sendah, an online store that caters to the overseas Filipino workers. This service aims that these modern day heroes keep in touch with their relatives in the Philippines. The website act as a bridge to their families back home where they can buy goods, send mobile prepaid credit and more.
Ripplewerks Pte. Ltd.
Junior web developer - Oct 2010 - July 2013
Ripplewerkz is a digital agency in Singapore, which specializes in e-commerce solutions, branding and custom CRMs to the clients from Singapore, Malaysia and China.
Cartridgeworld Lifestyles Inc.
Technical Supervisor - April 2006 - Oct. 2010
Cartridgeworld Lifestyle Inc. is a Philippine franchise of the world renowned printer peripheral and consumable company. My job here is to build cartridges and to set up printer networks to clients. This is where I had my first hand experience on networking computers and printers.
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (MSICT)
Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila - June 2013 - present
Currently, a graduating candidate for Master's diploma in Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila
(University of the City of Manila) with the specialization on Information Communications Technology in the Spring of 2016 and hopefully to graduate my Master's degree in the Spring a year after.
UP Information Technology Development Center - Dec - Feb 2014
After almost 3 years of working in Singapore, I felt the need to go back in industry based learning again and get certificates for it. I believe that learning does not stop and the more we know, the more we need to know. I have enrolled in short course in University of the Philippines to refreshes the advance Object Oriented Programming principles. After 7 weeks of training, the effort paid off and I was able to get the certificate and feel good about the accomplishment.
ACE IT Learning Institute - Aug. - Sep. 2009
To get additional knowledge on the formal side of programming, I have enrolled in a short course called PHP-MySQL training. From doing self-learning via online resources, I get to know actual people in the field that practices PHP as their programming language. I learned also from the training the basics of the LAMP stack and how it works. The training was a great leap for me to know more about the career I am taking at that time.
Universidad de Manila - Graduated April 2006
It has been a decade now since I graduated in my tertiary education with the Degree of Mass Communication. This education taught me to communicate well and be well understood by the people I meet. During my tertiary days, I got interested in web technologies and become fascinated of what it can do. I have self-studied web development on my free time in which youtube and google became my best friends. I did not thought that from simple personal html page could be the start of a career for me and the rest is history.
70% CompleteComunication 70%
90% CompleteLeadership 90%
85% CompleteConfidence 85%
85% CompleteAdobe Creative Suites ( Photoshop, Lightroom, Fireworks, Illustrator ) 85%
90% CompleteSublime Text2/3 IDE 90%
40% CompleteVIM 40%
90% CompleteHTML5 / CSS3 / jQuery / AJAX / MySql 90%
60% CompletePHP - (Laravel, CodeIgniter, Zend 2) 85%
80% CompleteVersion Control - Git 80%
90% CompleteWeb Services - REST, SOAP 90%
65% CompleteCSS Frameworks - Twitter Bootstrap, Foundation 65%
45% CompleteJS Frameworks - AngularJS, NodeJs, Grunt 65%
65% CompleteAmazon Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) 65%
65% CompleteAmazon Elastic Beanstalk (EB) 65%
65% CompleteAmazon Simple Storage Service (S3) and CloundFront 65%
65% CompleteAmazon Relational Databases Service (RDS) 65%
45% CompleteNginx, Apache 45%
Project Management Skills
50% CompleteAgile - Scrum 50%
60% CompleteKanban 60%
Portfolio These are some of my projects in 5+ years in web programming. Others are not public and is used internally by the companies I have worked for. For more inquiries, kindly contact me.
Ohvola.com is an online blog shop in Singapore that caters local client to Malaysia.
About the site:
From a pushcart to an international women’s label - that’s where passion has brought Ohvola so far. Started in 2007, the Zhou sisters - Lucinda & Jolene - wanted to create a brand to share the excitement, wonder and strength that dressing up brings them.
Thepoplook.com is based in Malaysia which boasts a wide array of fashionable clothing and accessories, even offering international delivery.
About the site:
POPLOOK is one of Malaysia's leading online stores specialising in modest fashion.
Catwalkclose.com Catwalk Close is an online fashion store in Singapore that offering both fashionable apparels and accessories.
Sendah.com is an online gift remittance and payment platform that gives its users a "better way to send" to the Philippines. Sendah carries a diverse range of products and services that make sending to the Philippines fast, easy and hassle-free.
Natho.net Nat Ho is a familiar face in Singapore’s Entertainment industry, having cut his teeth as Model as well as Actor in Mediacorp for four years before finally leaving to pursue his First Love: Music.
The Manila Post
TheManilaPost.com is a weekly news site that delivers timely and relevant information for the public.
cms, php, laravel