Kristen Cates

Full-Stack PHP Developer

Kristen Cates


Full-Stack PHP Developer


(210) 278-8717



Available Work Locations: San Antonio, TX

Core Technologies: PHP, Laravel, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Git/GitHub

Core Competencies: Object-oriented programming, Paired programming, Version control with Git

Hire Me Because

My professional background in proposal management, business development, and project management has allowed me to develop the interpersonal skills and business acumen to be an asset to any team. I enjoy working with teammates to develop creative solutions and working with them to achieve our goals.

My Capstone Project: Freelancer's Invoicing Tool (FLIT)

We are developing an application that allows freelancers to track their projects and outstanding invoices using the Laravel framework. This application allows users to create an account, projects, and clients; track project and invoice deadlines; and track follow-up actions with existing clients. Users can view their information in a high-level dashboard view or in detailed page views. The hallmarks of this project are simplistic design, intuitive information architecture, and modular, easily-maintainable code.

“With technology, I am most passionate about gathering and collating information and the sense of accomplishment after struggling with an issue and then figuring it out.