Evan Hildreth



Furman University class of 2008

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science - Mathematics
  • Upsilon Pi Epsilon member
  • Student television personality, editor, producer

Academic Magnet High School class of 2004

  • SC diploma and AMHS diploma
  • Highest Honors for senior thesis

Self-Study and other training

Work Experience

Furman Univeristy ITS: 2013-Present

Greenville, SC
Programmer Analyst

  • Responsible for full software lifecycle (design, development, deployment, maintenance) for assigned projects
  • Maintained university WordPress deployments
  • Developed first iteration of Furman News site:
    • Recieved desktop design PDFs and graphics from University Communications
    • Developed responsive HTML template using Bootstrap
    • Developed custom theme and plugins to enable content strategy
  • Developed custom applications in Ruby on Rails
  • Wrote and taught training classes on WordPress and Bootstrap
  • Currently on Workday implementation team developing reports and integrations

Blackbaud: 2008-2013

Charleston, SC / Remote
Software Engineer II

  • Involved with creation of new software product on existing company platform
  • Worked with team to design and build a quality, enterprise-level product
  • Used Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 and Visual Basic .NET with proprietary XML platform
  • Developed included reports with SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Diagnosed and resolved client-reported issues, both in the software and in client data
  • Worked remotely from Greenville, SC beginning in 2010

WSPA-TV / Media General: 2008

Spartanburg, SC

  • Observed station staff in all aspects of investigation, reporting, and production
  • Answered and directed calls from viewers
  • Assisted reporters with data entry and investigation

Furman University Marketing and Public Relations: 2005-2007

Greenville, SC
Web Master Assistant

  • Part-time position while attending Furman University
  • Made specified corrections to university-related websites
  • Designed new departmental websites, including graphic layout and content organization
  • Edited and deployed multimedia to Admissions-focused site