Christopher Stieg

Full Stack Web Developer

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Web Developer recently graduated from a Full Stack Nanodegree, building on technical skills gained from a lifelong passion for programming and utilized in roles in other fields. Has clear communication and teamwork ability sharpened through background in education.


  • Languages: JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, Java, Python, C#, PHP, SQL, VBA, BASIC, dbase
  • Frameworks: Flask, ASP.NET MVC, Knockout.js, Jquery, Underscore.js, Bootstrap, AWS, Google Cloud, Datastore, Webapp2
  • Environments: Git, GitHub, NetBeans, Eclipse, Visual Studio, Apache, Windows, and Linux environments
  • Native English speaker and second-language speaker of Korean

Project Experience

Deerfly Patches
  • Built product info / catalog site using ASP.NET MVC 5 and SQL Server, deployed on AWS.
  • Uses PayPal API for shopping cart and Google Maps API for retailer map.
Neighborhood Map
  • Responsive single-page JavaScript application using Knockout.js.
  • Allows users to center the map on a particular address, and add pins with right-click.
  • Makes API calls to Google Maps and Wikipedia to show information about pins.
Multi-User Blog
  • Written in Python (webapp2) and utilizes Google Cloud Platform and Datastore.
  • Implements user signup and login with hashed and salted password.
  • Registered users can write entries, comment, and like.
Chess Engine
  • Depth-first search written in Java incorporating alpha-beta pruning and binary bitboards.
  • Incorporates multiple threads for search during idle time.

Professional Experience

Web Developer
2017 - Freelance LeRoy, MI
English Instructor / IT Specialist
2003-2010, 2014-2017 Lighthouse International School Gunsan, South Korea
  • Taught English as a Second Language (K – adult) as well as international day school.
  • Designed, coded, and maintained MS Access database using VBA to manage school curriculum, lesson plans, attendance, and student evaluations.
  • Handled the information technology needs of the business.
FoxPro Database Programmer
1999-2002 Pell's Radio Center Cadillac, MI
  • Modified custom accounting database software.
  • Began coding unsupervised in a language previously unknown in less than 1 week.


Full Stack Web Developer Nanodegree
Other online courses
Master of Theology
2008-2012 Liberty University (with high distinction - 3.97 out of 4.00) Lynchburg, VA
Master of Arts in Bible
2002-2003 Fairhaven Baptist College (summa cum laude - 4.0 out of 4.0) Chesterton, IN
Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Theology
1998-2002 Fairhaven Baptist College (summa cum laude - 4.0 out of 4.0) Chesterton, IN