Nathan Day is a software developer with full life-cycle experience in markup technologies, front- and back-end web development, text and language processing, and document-oriented workflows.
Self-employed, Birmingham AL
Software and markup development.
Open Bilbiography (2014): web and markup development for a TEI-based digital humanities project. The delivered prototype is a client-side-only web-publishing application for authors of descriptive bibliographies, targeting a relevant subset of TEI P5 markup. Repository available at Github. Example bibliography here [source]. Deliverables included:
Literay Paris/Maps and Texts (2015): web and markup development for a literary cartography project. The application is a client-side-only, web-based application for publishing student-authored documents encoded in TEI P5 markup. This development supports an ongoing college course and replaces the existing rich-text content-management system with a markup-based authoring process using Git/Github for collaboration and hosting. Deliverables included:
Dryad Digital Repository, Durham NC
Development and refinement of Dryad digital repository application and interfaces.
Grant Street Group, Pittsburgh PA
Back- and front-end software development for the TaxSys tax collection and cashiering web application.
3M, Health Information Systems (formerly CodeRyte, Inc.), Bethesda MD
Back-end software development for the CodeRyte (now 3M) CodeAssist medical record coding web application.
Inera, Inc., Belmont MA
Application development and configuration, user training, quality control, in-house IT infrastructure maintanance, user technical support, and pre-sales engineering for eXtyles, a manuscript editing and production tool used by academic, government, NGO, and industry publishing organizations.
National Consumer Law Center, Boston MA
Compiled contents, edited, and provided project-management support for legal manuals. Assisted with development and production of legal manual series, including copyediting, typescript coding, revision management, fact-checking, and proofreading.
Corporate Communications Broadcast Network (ccbn.com), Boston MA
Proofread quarterly financial report documents.
Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, Chicago IL
Administered article peer review process. Copyedited accepted manuscripts.
Brooks/Cole Publishing, Belmont CA
Administered manuscript submission and peer review processes for higher-ed business math and statistics textbook list. Coordinated editorial–production communications and served as initial point of contact for external editorial inquiries. Drafted editorial contracts, budgets, and sales-forecast documentation.