My GravatarChelsea Urquhart

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Resume

Summary

Experience

  1. Real Estate Webmasters

    Data Feed Analyst

    Since
    • maintaining IDX/BDX data feeds (RETS, DDF, remote MSSQL, FTP, and various APIs, typically formatted as SQL rows, XML, or CSV data)
    • cleaning poorly structured data, sanitizing corrupt XML/CSV programatically
    • analyzing slow MySQL queries and optimizing
    • developing and documenting improvements and fixes that are rolled out to all of our 300+ feeds
    • developing and maintaining tools to make various tasks more streamlined and efficient
    • setting up new feeds which involves mapping arbitrary fields to local standardized fields
  2. Real Estate Webmasters

    Technical Support Representative (Tier 2)

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    • researching and resolving bugs with the REW CMS and IDX data feeds
    • upgrading websites to new CMS versions while ensuring data integrity while transferring data
  3. Real Estate Webmasters

    Technical Support Representative

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    • reading and answering emails, forum posts, and answering the phone
    • helping clients with technical issues on their websites or directing them to the correct department
    • bringing new websites live (transferring to a production server, QA)

Education

  1. BCIT

    Web Technologies Associate Certificate

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    • thoroughly covers both technical and design elements of standards-compliant Web Design
    • includes technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, ActionScript, and software such as Adobe Photoshop and Quicktime Pro
    • completed with distinction

Skills and Technologies

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