Design & Development
Tony Trupp

Portland, OR


Specializing in Web Application Development & Information Architecture

  • Seven years of software management experience with Scrum/Agile, driving requirements gathering, UX, development and testing, with track record of getting projects built to spec, on time and on budget.
  • Two decades of full-stack software development experience, with a full spectrum of understanding of back-end APIs, front-end UI, server infrastructure, and dev-ops.
  • Fluent in C# / .Net, Java, PHP and Node environments, with a keen interest in mobile development (Xamarin), microservices and cloud architecture (Azure & AWS).
  • Deep experience in modern front-end JavaScript / CSS frameworks, such as React, Redux, Angular, JQuery, SASS, NPM, Babel, and Typescript.
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude in B.S. in Computer Information Systems / Business Administration, 3.98 GPA.
  • Aptitude for problem solving, a professional attitude, diligent work ethic, a clear communicator, with a strong balance of creative and analytical skills.


Java, J2EE, JSP, Servlets, ATG, Endeca, Spring, C#, .Net, Xamarin iOS / Android Native Mobile Apps, JavaScript (ES6/ES2015), JQuery, JQuery Mobile, React, Redux, Node.js, Express, Babel.js, Typescript, HTML5, CSS3, SASS / Less, Bootstrap, MVC, MVVM, OOP, PHP, JSON, XML, Git, SVN, MySQL / MariaDB, Oracle, Hibernate, MongoDB, Mongoose, Linux, Apache, Tomcat, Cloud Architecture (AWS, Elastic Beanstalk, EC2, S3), Scrum/Agile, SDLC, Jira, NPM, Grunt, Webpack, Jenkins, Ant, Photoshop


Principal Digital Architect

May 2018 - Present  Lake Oswego, OR
Revelar / Pulse Health
Managed the web & mobile software surrounding Revelar's IoT medical device, which measures aldehydes in the breath as an indicator of cell oxidization and disease. The company digital strategy leans heavily upon cloud-based infrastructure, and provides practitioners tool to schedule office visits, manage patients, and to analyze and filter demographic data relative to the baseline population. ASP.NET Core / C# web API back-end development. Angular5-6 / Bootstrap front-end development on patient and practitioner portal websites. Xamarin iOS and Android mobile application architecture & development. Was the sole developer on the clinic tablet app, and led a team of 12 in developing the patient app. Azure Cloud Server Administration (App Services, SQL Server, Cosmos DB, IoT Hub, Storage, Functions, Logic Apps, DNS, Active Directory). Managing continuous integration pipelines with Azure DevOps (formerly Visual Studio Team Services).

Director of Ecommerce

March 2016 - August 2017  Westlake Village, CA
Guitar Center / Musician's Friend
Helped drive user experience, product development, and site operations for GCI brands (,,, and Planned, coordinated, and supervised all activities related to the design, development and rollout of new site features, enhancements and functionality. Collaborated on projects with marketing, merchandising and development teams. Provided web subject matter expertise and transition technology knowledge to clients and vendors/business partners. Helped participate in functional and business requirements, online help, feature lists, flow charts, interactive prototypes, and development guidelines. Collaborated on development roadmap with stakeholders to ensure prioritization of workload. Coordinated, reviewed, and approved the wireframes and visuals of the UX/UI Teams.

Web Development Manager

March 2012- March 2016  Westlake Village, CA
Guitar Center / Musician's Friend
Oversaw the transition of the Musician's Friend web development to the new corporate head quarters, hiring and training a team of new front-end web developers, and helped manage a team of offshore backend java developers. Established processes for ticket triage, prioritization and approval, lead agile/scrum sprints & daily stand-ups, QA, User Acceptance Testing, and code releases. Completed jquery mobile, resulting in 50% faster pageloads and a 40% lift in revenue. Migrated old desktop and mobile websites to ATG/Endeca platform & new OMS system, running off shared code with

Front-End Web Developer

2010-2012  Medford, OR
Musician's Friend / Guitar Center
Helped transition (44th largest e-retailer) & to their next generation ATG Dynamo / Java platform. Took a lead role in integrating the BorderFree/FiftyOne International sales & shipping system, implementing Unica NetInsight & Adobe Omniture traffic analysis suites, optimizing front-end site performance, and converting the Woodwind & Brasswind site to the new platform. Assisted with Musicians Friend Mobile website. Trained the new front-end development team at the new Guitar Center location in California.

Full-Stack Developer

2007-2010  Portland, OR
Concrete CMS
ConcreteCMS was ranked by Entrepreneur magazine as Portland's top web design firm.  Assisted in the development of Lemonade, Time Magazine and CNN website of the year for 2007.  Helped to develop and launch the Concrete5 concrete management system at OSCON 2008, & joined them at SXSW 2010.  Involved in the design and development of various other web 2.0, e-commerce, and social networking websites, such as ShopText, Schoolpulse, WordStock Festival, getConcrete5, Sustainable Harvest, and Monsoon. Currently still sell & support a collection of my own concrete5 website plugins.

Front-End Developer

2007  Vancouver, WA
Dreamwatts / Powermand
Developed the AJAX/JAVA driven web-app for the Dreamwatts™ System by Powermand, Inc., comprised of a hardware / software solution for "Home Climate Control & Energy Management". We utilized the Spring MVC framework, Hibernate for database mapping, and a highly interactive AJAX/Javascript/Flash front-end.

Full-Stack Developer

1999-2015  AZ, WA, OR & CA
Freelance Web Design and Development
8+ years independent contracting experience in Website Design and Development with industry leading web firms. Specializing in Web 2.0 / AJAX driven interfaces, and complex web applications.

Business Development Manager

2006  Portland OR
Business Development Manager for the IT department of SoldItLive, and performed the lead role in the design and development of the project.


2001-2005 Northern Arizona University Flagstaff, AZ

B.S., Business Administration,
Emphasis in Computer Information Systems,
Photography Minor,
Visual Communications Minor near completion.
Summa Cum Laude Graduate, 3.98 GPA.

1999-2001 Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix, AZ

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Honors Program, Dean's List, 4.0 GPA

2006 Portland Community College Portland, OR

(Continued Education) Completed Java course in preparation for the Sun Certification
Comptia Network+ Certification

2017 Xamarin University

Completed Xamarin Certification for cross platform iOS/Android mobile application development