Hello, My name is Jim Baca. I am an Android Developer based out of Austin, TX. I started developing for android around late 2010. I love working with people to create apps from scratch. My favorite part is working with creative teams to execute their amazing designs.Contact Me
Full app life cycle experience from, alpha/beta/stagged rollouts, to app support. Wide range of technoglies such as GPS, Bluetooth, USB, Google maps API, Amazon's S3 and SQLite Storage, push notifications, analytics, crash reporting. Extensive REST experience using and defining APIs, Custom Views. Public speaking at AndevCon on Custom View Groups. Mentoring new Andrid Developers.
Lots of experience launching apps, creating apps from scratch. Teaching other android developers. Developing best practices and policies. Bringing new tools and techniques in house(like kotlin, moving to RecyclerView from ListViews, using dagger, and rxJava).
I did a variety of different programming to help the company meet tight deadlines. For example, I worked with Django/Python for front end development work. I jumped into the backend teams area to do C++, C, and Lua programming. These project entailed MySQL and SQLite use.
Programmed server systems using ASP.NET(C#) for handling ACH payments. Wrote programs to generate reports to flag suspicious activity. Worked with complex database tables. Wrote code for handling cheque scanning, and importing the data into MSSQL databases. Ensured that new features were NACHA compliant
Lead C# programmer and Architect for applications for human resources, and accounting. Database administration for MSSQL and MySQL