Jon Bloom


Python, PHP, Java, ColdFusion, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript
Flask, jQuery, WordPress, Bootstrap
Grunt, Git, Apache, nginx, VMware ESXi
Content Creation
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Edge Animate, Adobe Flash


Freshwater Digital

Innovations Developer Jun 2015 - Present

Web development, content creation, product development, systems administraion. Created digital menu boards for restaurants, directories for hospitals, dynamic API-driven advertisments with HTML. Assisted in implementing new technologies for clients.

  • Built five screen digital menu board for a local grocer
  • Raspberry Pi and Arduino product prototyping
  • Virtualized office server infrastructure via VMware ESXI
  • Deployed Ubiquiti Unifi wireless sytem

Grand Valley State University Climbing Center

Staff Member Aug 2014 - Present

Climbing instruction, including belaying, sport climbing, safety skills and more.

  • Co-Led outdoor climbing trip to Horeshoe Canyon Ranch, AR
  • Set routes for general climbing use, competetions

Grand Valley State University Web Team

Student Web Developer Dec 2014 - Jun 2015

ColdFusion web development for the GVSU website and web-based applications.

  • Implemented climber management system for GVSU Climbing Center
  • Rebuilt campus wide ballot system for voting in elections and contests

Grand Valley State University Libraries

Student Web Developer Aug 2014 - Jun 2015

PHP web development for the GVSU libraries including various user facing and internal use web applications.

  • Interactive digital signage including wayfinding, live-updated traffic levels in the library, integration with capus wide event management system, and live-reporting user feedback
  • Built Python and Raspberry Pi based room-reservation-expiration-reminder system
  • Helped build internal use AJAX driven chat room


Software Development Intern May 2014 - Nov 2014

Java web development for LeanLogistics' Transportation Management System including feature additions, bug fixes, and various programming tasks.

  • Worked in a Scrum Agile team
  • Became quite proficient at foosball


Grand Valley State University

Aug 2012 - Jun 2016
Information Systems - Business General