Travis Millward

Centerville, UT

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Professional Experience


Job TitleSenior Developer
LocationSalt Lake City, UT
DatesJun 2017 - Current
DescriptionSuperTopSecret (STS) is a design agency in Salt Lake City. We primarily use the Django (python framework). We work at a very rapid pace and deploy many large scale websites and applications every month.
Referenceupon request


Job TitleCo Founder, CTO
LocationCenterville, UT
DatesMar 2013 - Current
DescriptionI have written and designed every line of code for the project. We use the Django (python framework), PostgreSQL, canvas.. I could go on :) AMcards is a web to print greeting card company for businesses.
Referenceupon request


Job TitleAdmin
LocationSalt Lake City, UT
DatesMay 2014 - November 2014
DescriptionAdmin and Web Developer for a very respected internet service provider in Salt Lake City. My time was short here because I had the opportunity to go full-time with AMcards.
Referenceupon request

a la mode, inc.

Job TitleProduct Designer / Developer
LocationSalt Lake City, UT
DatesMay 2012 - May 2014
Descriptiona la mode offers several web, mobile, and desktop products that are for the realestate market. I currently work with a team of developers and designers to create beautiful templates and interfaces that interact with various MLS boards and a whole lot of data. I work in the Salt Lake City office but several of the people I interact with on a daily basis are in the Oklahoma City office.
Referenceupon request

Job TitleOwner/Designer/Developer
LocationCenterville, UT
DatesDecember 2013 - Current
DescriptionWe thought there needed to be a better, more secure way to gather addresses for wedding invites. So my wife and I worked on the idea and created You can read about the updates and progress at Most recently I completed a RESTful API and have started to integrate with other products/companies.

Gravity Media & Design

Job TitleOwner, Python/Django Developer, & Designer
LocationCenterville, UT
DatesMay 2008 - Current
DescriptionI do branding and web sites for several companies in Utah. You can see a sample of my work by going to any of the links in my portfolio. We have done everything from simple five page web sites to large database driven full blown applications.
I also do a lot photography, graphics work, and own/run a full print press.
ReferenceTyrell Johnson - Founder and CEO of Envision Wraps - 801.864.7125, iNeedYourAddress, Utah Addiction Medicine & Counseling, Envision Tint, Envision Wraps, Veo Natural, TravelOnConnection Web App
(more examples available upon request)


Job TitleSr. Web Developer & User Interface Designer
LocationSalt Lake City, UT
DatesJanuary 2006 - November 2011
DescriptionI was on a 12 person team that consisted of Front-end Developer/UI Designers, Back-end Developers, Graphic Designers and Quality Assurance Testers. I was developing and working with back-end languages such as Python and Perl as well as front-end languages like Javascript (primarily jQuery), HTML, and CSS. I had a major role in the creation of a new website and several web applications.
ReferencesJoe Kenemore - Chief Marketing Officer - 702-682-4692
Steve Diamond - Director of Software - 801.673.2750
Bruce Alper - Chief Technology Officer - 520.904.3348


Bountiful High School

LocationBountiful, UT
Dates2000 - 2003

Salt Lake Community College

LocationSalt Lake City, UT
Dates2003 - 2005
StudiedGeneral Education

Davis Applied Technology College / Weber State University

LocationKaysville, UT
Dates2006 - 2009
Degrees and CertificatesVisual Communication, Web & Graphics Design, Interactive Media & Design, Desktop Publishing, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE)

Steve Krug's Don't Make Me Think

LocationWashington DC
StudiedSuper focused training in user testing, user experience, and interface design in a one on one with Steve Krug.

Advanced Common Sense

Skills and Expertise

  • Python
  • PostgreSQL
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3, EC2, CloudFront, etc)
  • Digital Ocean (Droplets)
  • Webfaction
  • DNS
  • IRC
  • HTML
  • Javascript (vanilla plain js, jQuery, fabricjs, Angular, React)
  • CSS (Scss)
  • Django (Python Web Framework)
  • Flask (Python Web Framework)
  • Wagtail (built on Django)
  • Swift (iOS Development)
  • Bootstrap
  • Graphics and Interface Design
  • Goal Oriented Design
  • MySQL + SQLite
  • GIT
  • RESTful APIs
  • Trac
  • Ubuntu Server and other flavors of Linux
  • macOS
  • Some (bleh)
  • Agile Development (Scrum)
  • Development for Mobile Browsers
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Google Analytics
  • Facebook, Strava, Flickr, Twitter, and countless other API's
  • FileMaker (I wrote an entire application with python to interface with it)
  • Braintree (Payment)s
  • Stripe (Payments)
  • (Payments)
  • User Accessibility
  • User Interface
  • User Experience
  • User Testing
  • Xerox Printers
  • Fiery Printer Controllers
  • Adobe Creative Suite (primarily Illustrator & Photoshop)
  • Sketch
  • Microsoft Office
  • Google Docs
  • TextMate
  • Sublime Text
  • VIM
  • Apple Final Cut
  • Emails, Sending Emails, Receiving Emails, Deleting Emails
  • The web. Using a mouse, mices, using mice. Clicking, double clicking. The computer screen, of course. The keyboard. The hard drive.
  • ...Taking an idea and turning it into a web based application.

About Me

  • I am extremely passionate about python and web development, graphics, interface design, and coding. I take a lot of pride in my work.
  • I take usability and accessibility very seriously on every project that I work on.
  • I always focus on the user first.
  • I believe in and practice progressive enhancement and graceful degradation techniques in my code and designs.
  • I write extremely clean, cross-browser/device compatible HTML, Javascript, and CSS.
  • I am very creative and have great sense for clean design.
  • I guess you could call me a minimalist?
  • I quickly adapt to new software and technologies.
  • I can truly appreciate Apple, Google, and many others for their awesome designers and intuitive products.
  • I work well under pressure.
  • I am self motivated.
  • I ran my last 5k race in a full gorilla suit complete with a gorilla mask.
  • I do research before voting.
  • I turn to stackoverflow often. Both to ask questions and to answer questions.
  • On May 4, 2013, I turned 28 and became an ironman at the St. George Ironman.

Hobbies & Interests

  • My son, Luke and my daughter, Lucy.
  • Web Development
  • Mobile Development
  • Pebble and WatchOS Development
  • Robotics and RC Cars/Helicopters
  • Photography
  • Design
  • Running
  • Road Cycling
  • Cross Country Mountain Bike Racing
  • Swimming
  • Triathlon
  • Hiking
  • Camping
  • Overlanding
  • Fishing
  • Listening to music
  • Trying to make music
  • Cooking
  • Teaching my dog, Mac, new tricks