Michael Murphy
Michael Murphy
Ruby on Rails developer at LabCentrix
Work Experience

November 2014 - Present

LabCentrix LLC
Full-Stack Ruby on Rails Developer
  • Delivered high-quality software solutions in an agile development to the LabCentrix customer base.
  • Worked on a Ruby on Rails application that utilized 20+ engines, jQuery, Ajax, SQL (SQL Server, MySQL, and Oracle) HTML, SCSS and subversion.
  • Collaborated with a team of 5-7 developers discussing architecture and UI/UX features.

June - August 2014

Apprentice Ruby on Rails Developer

• Trained by thoughtbot developers to develop Ruby on Rails applications through full life cycle using error driven development and SOLID Object Oriented Design.

• Best practices focused: DRY code, SOLID Object Oriented Design, Confident Code Practices, MVC architecture (Rails), user stories, feature planning organization, Entity Relationship Diagrams (ERDs), databases structuring, version control using git.

• Practiced Agile methodologies within group projects.

January 2004 – June 2014

Tri-M Maintenance Inc.
Sales & Marketing Associate

• Gathered new accounts for business development
• Provided estimates to specific work sites
• On site supervisor for crews preforming building maintenance
• Purchase of materials and inventory on sight

July 2011 – May 2012

Account Executive Intern

• Interviewed past and present clienteles in the IT environment, understanding trends and building essential connections
• Developed a marketing and sales strategy to generate positive growth for a targeted region
• Organized and scheduled functions that placed top vendors in front of targeted audiences


Graduated May 2012

University Of Massachusetts Amherst
Isenberg School of Management

Bachelor of Science in Resource Economics (Managerial Economics in Resource Industries)

  • Relevant Coursework: Economics, Marketing, Management, Finance, Accounting, Statistics Leadership & Networking, Entrepreneurship, Price Theory, Human Resource Management, and Public Policy

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Relevant Skills

Ruby on Rails

Ruby on Rails is an open-source web framework that’s optimized for programmer happiness and sustainable productivity. It lets you write beautiful code by favoring convention over configuration.


jQuery is a fast, small, and feature-rich JavaScript library. It makes things like HTML document traversal and manipulation, event handling, animation, and Ajax much simpler with an easy-to-use API that works across a multitude of browsers.


The standard markup language used to create Web pages.


Sass is the most mature, stable, and powerful professional grade CSS extension language in the world.

SLQ & Databases

Experience with PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQL Server & Oracle

Version Control

Experience with both git and subversion