Brandon Van Camp

Brandon Van Camp

Techdegree Graduate

Davenport, IA

Full Stack Developer, problem solver. Team player. Tech enthusiast, and life long learner. Love to bring people together, and collaborate about new ideas.

Skills & Experience

  • Job Title

    Full Stack Developer

  • Spoken Languages

    • English
  • Looking for work

    Yes

272 Achievements

  • Managing Data and Asynchronous Code
  • Getting to Know REST APIs
  • Vulnerabilities:  Injection, XSS, CSRF
  • Express Middleware
  • Sessions and Cookies
  • User Registration and Login
  • What is Authentication?
  • Completing and Testing the API
  • What is Asynchronous Programming?
  • Communicating with Mongo Through Mongoose
  • Modeling Data for the API
  • Building API Routes in Express
  • Building a REST Service
  • Getting the REST You Need 2
  • Date and Time Functions
  • Aggregate and Numeric Functions
  • Working with Text
  • Protecting Yourself With Contracts
  • Ordering, Limiting and Paging Results
  • Handling Errors When Manipulating Data
  • Deleting Data from a Database
  • Updating Data in a Database
  • Managing State and Data Flow
  • Adding Data to a Database
  • Finding the Data You Want
  • Build Modular Interfaces with Components
  • Go Further With Mongo
  • Working With Collections
  • Understanding MongoDB
  • Getting Data from a Database
  • Stateful Components
  • Introducing Props
  • Thinking in Components
  • First Steps in React
  • Data, Databases and SQL
  • What is Agile?
  • Using Slack Effectively
  • Time Complexity
  • Playing a Counting Game
  • Next Steps
  • Improving Our Tests
  • How to Make Wireframes in Sketch
  • How to Make Wireframes in Balsamiq
  • Getting Started with MongoDB
  • How to Make Wireframes on Paper
  • What is Wireframing?
  • Behavior Driven Development with Mocha & Chai
  • Introducing Slack for the Techdegree
  • Introducing Unit Testing
  • JavaScript Objects and Conditionals
  • JavaScript Arrays and Loops
  • JavaScript Functions
  • Serving Static Files in Express
  • Applying Express Knowledge
  • Middleware
  • Deeper into Routing with Express
  • Using Templates with Express
  • Getting Started with Express
  • Data Types and Variables
  • The OWASP Top 10 Explained
  • JavaScript Tools and Workflows
  • JavaScript is Everywhere
  • Getters and Setters
  • JavaScript Frameworks, Libraries, and Developer Roles
  • JavaScript Outside of the Browser
  • Working with Classes in JavaScript
  • Object Basics
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented JavaScript
  • Getting the REST You Need
  • HTTP Methods and Headers
  • Creating a Basic Template Engine in Node.js
  • 25th Techdegree Peer Review
  • Handling Routes in Node.js
  • Creating a Simple Server in Node.js
  • GET and POST Requests in a Browser
  • Introduction to HTTP
  • GitHub and Other Remote Repositories
  • Managing Committed Files
  • First Commits
  • Classes
  • Objects and New Collection Types
  • The Cooler Parts of ES2015
  • ES2015 Basics
  • Updating and Uninstalling Packages with npm
  • Installing Packages with npm
  • Improving your Gulp Workflow
  • Compile Sass with Gulp
  • Gulp your JavaScript workflow!
  • Welcome to Gulp.js
  • Working with jQuery Collections (2017)
  • Understanding jQuery Events and DOM Traversal (2017)
  • Introducing jQuery (2017)
  • Adding a New Web Page
  • Make It Beautiful with CSS
  • HTML: The Structural Foundation of Web Pages and Applications
  • Getting Familiar with HTML and CSS
  • Putting it all Together
  • DNS Basics
  • Graphic Basics
  • Actions, Dispatch and Reducers. Oh my!
  • Modularizing the React Scoreboard Application
  • Getting Started with Redux
  • Testing for Accessibility
  • Mobile Accessibility
  • Accessible UI Patterns
  • Semantic HTML and WAI-ARIA
  • WCAG 2.0 (and Other Standards)
  • What is npm?
  • Going Further with Routing
  • Navigating, Nesting and Redirecting Routes
  • Getting Started with React Router
  • Refining the App
  • Building the Application
  • Setting up with Create React App
  • Component Lifecycle
  • Create Function Using Arrow Syntax
  • Using Template Literals
  • Defining Variables With let and const
  • Designing Dataflow
  • Stateful Components
  • Thinking in Components
  • First Steps in React
  • Establishing a Proper Workflow
  • Why React Native
  • 10th Techdegree Peer Review
  • Selections with D3
  • Get Involved in Open Source
  •  Create a Web Presence on GitHub
  •  Working on a Team
  • Working By Yourself
  • Hello, GitHub!
  • Combining Array Methods
  • Array Manipulation
  • Array Iteration
  • Creating a Command Line Weather Application
  • Handling Errors in Node
  • Getting Data From an API With Node
  • Introduction to Node.js
  • Modular Media Queries
  • Sass Grid System
  • SMACSS and Sass
  • Sass and BEM
  • Getting Modular with Mixins and Functions
  • Finishing the Game
  • Introducing JavaScript
  • Chrome DevTools Basics
  • Installing Programs
  • Environment and Redirection
  • Console Processes
  • Console Users and Permission
  • Moving Around in the Console
  • 5th Techdegree Peer Review
  • Combine and Minify Assets
  • Optimize Assets
  • Measuring Performance
  • Planning for Performance
  • 5 Star Techdegree Reviewer
  • 1st Techdegree Peer Review
  • Access for Everybody
  • Workflows
  • Working With Remote Repositories
  • Merging
  • Branches
  • Getting Started With Git
  • Why Version Control Matters
  • Callbacks and the DOM
  • Callbacks with Timers
  • Introduction to Callback Functions
  • Web Apps
  • Websites
  • Introduction
  • Quiz Practice Project
  • Prototypal Inheritance
  • Constructor Functions & Prototypes
  • Introduction to Methods
  • Pricing and Project Proposals
  • Finding Your First Project
  • Starting a Freelance Career
  • Building Forms with Bootstrap
  • Using Bootstrap Components
  • Responsive Layouts with the Bootstrap Grid
  • Getting to Know Bootstrap 4
  • Captioning Video
  • Media Basics
  • Improving the Application Code
  • Editing and Filtering Names
  • Adding and Removing Names
  • Traversing the DOM
  • Responding to User Interaction
  • Making Changes to the DOM
  • Getting a Handle on the DOM
  • The Browser Environment
  • Building Your Resume
  • Keyframe and Line Drawing Animations
  • Transitions and Transforms
  • Creating an SVG
  • Introduction to SVG
  • Adding 3D Effects with CSS
  • Getting Started with CSS Transforms
  • Transition Timing Functions and Delays
  • Getting Started with CSS Transitions
  • Add Reusable Logic to Your Sass
  • Write Smart and Efficient CSS with Sass
  • Improve Your Workflow with Sass
  • Getting Started with Sass
  • Debugging, Best Practices, and Production
  • Refactoring with Sass
  • Installing Sass and Setting up the Project
  • Using a jQuery Carousel
  • Add a Sticky Navigation Bar
  • Introducing jQuery Plugins
  • DOM Traversal
  • DOM Manipulation
  • Events
  • Hello, jQuery!
  • Advanced Selectors
  • Going Further with Attribute Selectors and Pseudo-Classes
  • Selectors - Beyond the Basics
  • Art Direction with the Picture Element
  • Image Delivery with Srcset and Sizes
  • Building a Layout with Flexbox
  • Flexbox Properties
  • Understanding Flexbox
  • Structuring Tables
  • Table Basics
  • AJAX and APIs
  • jQuery and AJAX
  • Programming AJAX
  • AJAX Concepts
  • Creating a Simple Drawing Application
  • Creating a Password Confirmation Form
  • Creating a Mobile Drop Down Menu
  • Creating a Simple Lightbox
  • Creating a Spoiler Revealer
  • Introduction to jQuery
  • JavaScript Objects
  • JavaScript Arrays
  • JavaScript Loops
  • Choosing Options
  • Organizing Forms
  • Form Basics
  • Responsive Patterns
  • Media Queries
  • Responsive Theory
  • Positioning Page Content
  • CSS Layout Project
  • Page Layout with the Float Property
  • Controlling Layout with CSS Display Modes
  • Getting Started with CSS Layout
  • JavaScript Functions
  • JavaScript Conditional Statements
  • JavaScript Numbers
  • JavaScript Variables
  • Introducing JavaScript
  • Fundamental Concepts
  • Designing with the Latest Features
  • Basic Layout
  • The Box Model
  • Understanding Values and Units
  • Basic Selectors
  • Getting Started with CSS
  • Debugging HTML and CSS Problems
  • Sharing a Website
  • Responsive Web Design and Testing
  • Adding Pages to a Website
  • Styling Web Pages and Navigation
  • Customizing Colors and Fonts
  • CSS: Cascading Style Sheets
  • Creating HTML Content
  • HTML First
  • Beginning HTML and CSS
  • Newbie