Robert Wagner

BS at Virginia Tech

Computer Science, 2013

Bio

I am a passionate Computer Scientist who loves to learn new things and push the limits of technology. I am fascinated with all that is possible to accomplish with computers and programming, and I plan to be at the forefront of innovation for the next generation.

I graduated with a BS in Computer Science from Virginia Tech, and I have accepted a full-time job starting this summer with Red Hat, but I am looking to always make connections!

Work History

2013 present
Red Hat, Inc. Associate Consultant

I am a consultant working for Red Hat at the Northern Virginia offices.

Oct 2012 May 2013
Mail Pilot Web Developer

I worked with Mail Pilot as a Web Developer using Ember.js, HTML, and CSS to work on many front-end aspects of the web app which gives users a new and refreshing way to look at email.

Jul 2012 present
Anchor Aesthetics Owner/Director of Web Development/Senior Meteorologist of the Cloud

I recently decided to start my own Web Development solutions company called Anchor Aesthetics.

Mar 2012 Aug 2013
YouFolio (VT Launch) Director of Development

Co-Managed project plan for fully functional prototype development. Proposed changes against industry trends for agile development strategy. Responded to beta community bug reports and feature requests. Generated conceptual styles and layouts using Adobe Creative Suite and other design packages. Created User Interface (UI) experience for nonlinear client wizard tools. Won VTKnowledgeworks 2012 - best out of 37 business concepts.

2011 2012
Software Technologies Laboratory Student Programmer

I developed web solutions such as content management systems for government entities, universities, and other organizations. These were developed using PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, Javascript, and AJAX. Functionality includes managing people, managing projects, uploading and creating PDFs and Excel Spreadsheets, widgets, maps, graphs, etc.

Jun 2007 Jun 2009
God Wears Gucci Clothing and Promotion CEO/Owner

I did shirt designs, promotion, myspace layouts, web design, flyers, and just did basically whatever bands needed me to do. I also sold clothing to bands and fans alike.

2006 2009
The Waking Hour Guitarist/Manager

I played guitar for The Waking Hour as well as managed booking our shows, handling finances, transportation, etc.

2005 2013
Wagners and Potts LLC Maintenance Assistant

I helped to do many tasks at multiple rental properties around Blacksburg such as painting, drywalling, plumbing, carpet removal, tile work, etc.

Education

Sep 2009 Jun 2013
Virginia Tech
BS
Jan 2005 Jan 2009
Lord Botetourt High School

Fields of Study

  • Computer Science

Skills

  • .Net
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • AngularJS
  • Brms
  • C
  • C#
  • CSS
  • Ember.js
  • Git
  • Graphic Design
  • HTML
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • Jboss
  • Less
  • Microsoft Office
  • MySQL
  • Node.js
  • Os X
  • PHP
  • SQL Server
  • Twitter Bootstrap
  • Web Design
  • Web Development
  • jQuery

Courses

  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Computer Systems
  • Comparative Languages
  • Software Design
  • Multimedia/Hypertext
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Graphical User Interfaces
  • Database Management Systems
  • Data and Algorithm Analysis
  • Web Based DSS

Honors, Awards and Achievements

  • Eagle Scout
  • VT KnowledgeWorks Entrepreneurship Challenge Winner

Volunteer Work

  • CS Mentoring Program
  • Assistant Scoutmaster at Troop 584