Resume

Front-end developer with over 10 years’ experience managing and overseeing the development of a variety of digital products. Adept at creating new best practices and procedures to expedite production time and raise quality while reducing expenses. Can juggle multiple projects, lead and mentor team members, and provide training and documentation for all departmental products while meeting tight deadlines.

Skills

  • Leadership
  • Mentoring
  • Problem Solving
  • Collaborating
  • Team Building
  • HTML/HTML5
  • CSS/CSS3
  • SASS/LESS
  • Javascript
  • ReactJS
  • Git/SVN
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • WordPress
  • SEO

Employment

2017, Web Project Manager, SmartLok Systems Inc

  • Implemented, administered, and provided training and documentation for Jira
  • Designed and wrote all technical documents for SmartLok products
  • Designed and developed user interface for SmartLok software

2016 – 2017, Freelance, Web Designer/Front End Developer

  • Designed and developed new websites
  • Created new user interface
  • Optimized WordPress sites for speed and SEO

2012 – 2016, Lead Web Developer, Big Tex Trailers Mfg.

  • Established the process for rapid website development and deployment
  • Led a team of three web developers ensuring projects were completed on time, on budget, and met quality standards
  • Developed a WordPress theme framework on which 350+ client sites are based
  • Formulated the web department’s QA process
  • Authored documentation on all procedures for the web department
  • Provided training and technical support to the web and marketing team for all 3rd party tools including project management and ticketing system tools
  • Implemented git in conjunction with Bitbucket on all projects so the whole web team could collaborate more easily

2010 – 2012, Web Designer/Front End Developer, MarketVex

  • Designed and developed new websites
  • Created new user interface
  • Optimized WordPress sites for speed and SEO

2010, Web Designer/Web Developer, Wolfnet Technologies

  • Tested cross-browser compatibility
  • Assisted managers, developers, and analysts in conceptualization and development of web interfaces
  • Designed web and HTML interfaces
  • Worked with software developers in integration of web interfaces with server side code
  • Assisted in the preparation and documentation of program requirements and specifications

2009 – 2010, Web Designer, Ackmann & Dickenson

  • Integrated existing static sites into Content Management Systems
  • Created web graphics and other marketing materials
  • Tested cross-browser and cross-platform compatibility of designs

2008 – 2009, Lead Web Designer, UnityWorks! Media

  • Led group of 4 web designers, ensuring accuracy and timely project completion
  • Reduced the turnaround time for project completion from 5 business days to 2 business days
  • Developed a Best Practice for setting up bulk social networking for hundreds of clients
  • Trained Web Design team members on all new products
  • Added Yammer to the team’s workflow to improve team communication
  • Solved integration problems through troubleshooting
  • Developed Best Practices in order to streamline graphic production and minimize errors

Education

2002-2007 Bachelors of Science (B.S.) Digital Media & Design

Arkansas State University