Hello, I’m Kevin English


Software Engineer and Consultant - Specializing in Full Stack Web Developement, Backend Development and Agile Software Development

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What I do


Sub-Contract for Agencies

I have 20 years experience working as a Software Engineer. I have worked with many of the top development agencies in the US. I can perform the web engineer, software engineer and backend developer role with equal professional fluency. You won't find many contractors who integrate with your team as fast and effectively as I do.


Agencies also often engage me to implement best practices, audit code and present technology options for their organization or their partners.

Contract for Companies

I contract directly for many North American corporations, associations and organizations in multiple industries. Companies have realized significant savings by engaging me directly to work with their team and deliver high caliber software.


My freelance network is also extensive, allowing me to source and manage experienced design, development, content and marketing resources to launch projects successfully.

Kevin English - Web Application / Full Stack Consultant Kevin helped us transform our site Raceplace.com by implementing key SEO changes. He collaborated closely with our designer to implement a new, responsive layout and implemented ElasticSearch. Kevin played a lead role integrating with other business partners, helping automate a large portion of our work. We’d gladly work with Kevin again and highly recommend him to anyone looking for a dedicated, top notch Full Stack developer. Kevin English - Web Application / Full Stack Consultant

Andy Reilly Raceplace.com
Andy Reilly
Owner, Raceplace.com

About Kevin English

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Who is Kevin English?

Kevin has over 10 years experience working in the trenches with Ruby on Rails, Phoenix, Elixir, and Javascript.

Notable projects include developing a Fraud Management System and Player Support Tool for Riot Games, building multiple robust API for Janssen Healthcare Innovations, performing a massive data migration for AardvarkSafaris.com, creating home page of Appthority using LocomotiveCMS,. . . and more.

Though currently based in South Lake Tahoe, California, Kevin is a disciplined remote worker, capable of helping clients worldwide. Kevin was active in both SanDiego.js and SDRuby and presented at their meetups while he was located in San Diego.

Kevin earned his MS in Computer Science at University of Hawaii. While in Hawaii, Kevin also taught Ruby on Rails at The Pacific New Media Center.

Around the web

Kevin’s specialty is Ruby on Rails, React.js, Javascript while he dabbles in Phoenix/Elixir on the side. In the past, Kevin has worked with Jquery has detailed familiarity Backbone.js/Marionette. If you have a older project that uses these technologies, Kevin can help you with that.

Kevin English - Ruby Freelancer Kevin English developed an internal product using Ruby on Rails and Javascript that yielded amazing results. Kevin kept our goals top of mind while working on our project. His contribution helped us meet our goal of expanding renewable energy production and local food production in Hawaii. Kevin is self-directed, ambitious, and a pleasure to work with. Kevin English - Ruby Freelancer

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Murray Clay
Managing Partner, Ulupono Initiative

Web Application Development

Turn your ideas into reality—faster than you thought possible.

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Full-stack development

Working with Ruby on Rails since 2007 and coding Javascript for 10,000+ hours, Kevin delivers high caliber web applications for clients worldwide.

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Solid Experience

US based with no outsourcing, you can work with a senior developer you can trust. Kevin is truly talented and delivers quality work.

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Recommended by Many

Kevin understands the importance of communication in the development process, and has the testimonials to back it up.

Let's Get In Touch!


Ready to start your next project with me? That’s great! Give me a call or send me an email and I will get back to you as soon as possible!

619-549-0326