Daniel Ramteke

Freelance iOS Developer in New York City

Profile

I love building iOS apps that make life a little bit easier.

Values

Agile

Lean, XP, MMF

Software

Test-driven, clean code

Team

Shared code, pair programming

Technical

  • iOS, Swift, Objective-C, Xcode
  • Ruby, Rails, RubyMotion, Python
  • Server-side Swift, Vapor
  • JavaScript, JQuery, JSON
  • HTML, CSS
  • Java, Spring, Hibernate
  • Digital Ocean, Heroku, AWS
  • Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible
  • Xcode, IntelliJ, Git

Experience

Underway - Subway app for NYC

App Director and Lead Developer with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

April 2015 - present

Built iOS app using Swift. Also built the server using server-side Swift.

  1. Parsed MTA's GTFS feeds and XML feeds in real-time using server-side Swift.
  2. Deployed using Docker and Kubernetes
  3. Automated creation of App Store screenshots and preview videos using FFmpeg and ImageMagick
  4. Used PaintCode to draw images in app.
  5. Implemented in-app purchases
  6. Responded to customer reviews on the App Store
  7. Managed ad campains on Facebook, Instagram, and the App Store.
  8. Managed Social Media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
  9. Converted original Ruby server to server side Swift.

Stash Invest

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

September 2018 - April 2019

Used Swift in Viper architecture. Aided with Apptimize, AppsFlyer and Branch integrations. Also helped with referrals, Mixpanel and Braze for the Growth team.

CoinMarketCap

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

August 2017 - August 2018

Built iOS app and released to App Store according to the provided designs. Implemented currency conversion and currency formatting.

Stash Invest

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

July 2017 - October 2017

Aided in a massive iOS app rewrite with more testability and VIPER architecture. Speaking with development and business to codify the rules around purchase logic, implementing them in Fitnesse tests.

Pascal Dangin

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

August 2016 - May 2017

Inherited Objective-C camera app and added usuability features. Helped migrate off Parse due to its EOL.

Sifftr

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

February 2016 - December 2017

Built the iOS app using Swift, according to the designs provided by the client and the designers. Integrated the Twitter SDK.

Showdown!

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

May 2015 - February 2017

Used Swift and Rails to help design and deliver a contest-driven photo sharing app. Maintained the original RubyMotion version of the app, and eventually migrated the app to Swift.

uSTADIUM

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

August 2015 - December 2015

Used Parse and Objective-C to help deliver UI improvements and a new feature: daily fantasy. Users of the app loved the changes!

Newsela

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

February 2015 - June 2015

Used Swift to help create the first version of their iOS app! Worked with their in-house design and backend teams.

Shadoobie

Consultant with Dan Ramteke Consulting, Inc.

May 2014 - May 2015

iOS, Swift, RubyMotion, Rails

Blinkbuggy

Freelance iOS Developer

February 2014 - June 2014

Used Objective-C and Rails to further improve their app!

Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Senior Agile Developer

Summer 2007 - Winter 2014

Built an internal mailing list server, Cyrus Lists, allowing co-workers to self-manage mailing list subscriptions. Launched a Planning Poker iPhone app on the App Store. Launched "I'm Late!" using RubyMotion. Client projects as follows:

Peter Russo Design

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Summer 2013 - Fall 2013

Used CoreBluetooth, MapKit, and RubyMotion to deliver an app to control mechanical components for a greater project!

Mobile Lead

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Spring 2013 - Winter 2014

BazaarVoice

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Fall 2012 - Spring 2013

Used AngularJS, Dropwizard, Elastic Search, and AWS automation to deliver internal tools!

For the Makers

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Summer 2012

Ruby on Rails

Make Love Not Porn

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Summer 2012

Used Ruby and Rails to help with video encoding and admin pages!

Simon and Schuster

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Fall 2011 - Spring 2012

Delivered features as integrated members of their Rails development team. Features include new search results page, typeahead search, and PowerReviews integration.

TheLadders

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Spring, Summer 2011

Developed their CMS in Java

Federal Reserve Bank of NY

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Winter 2011

Developed a document sharing platform in JRuby on Rails

Boston Capital (Lexingon Solutions)

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Spring 2009 - 2010

Built their core asset management system using Webwork, Hibernate, Tomcat, and Pico. Migrated new client databases into Fusion. Also, built a VMware TeamCity continuous integration instance.

ICorrect.com

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Summer 2008

Maintenance fixes. Used Ruby, Rails, Rspec, Selenium, MySql.

Kaplan Test Prep

Consultant with Cyrus Innovation, LLC.

Summer 2007 - Winter 2009

Agile conversion by embedded team. Built out their revenue recognition system and their book shipping system using SpringMVC, Hibernate, Selenium, and Fit. Maintained their legacy CSR apps.

Conferences

Education

Rutgers University - New Brunswick, NJ

M.S. & B.S., Computer Science. Minor in Music

Autumn 2000 - Spring 2007