PROFILE

Seasoned front-end web developer with over 10 years of experience with various technologies, project management, and project/technical consulting

Detail-oriented website developer with a demonstrated ability to conceptualize and develop innovative web solutions to maximize impact and effectiveness

Effective and positive team player known for strength of facilitation and building relationships with peers, team members and customers

TECHNICAL SKILLS

HTML5, CSS/CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, C#, PHP, SQL/MySQL, 508a compliance, WCAG 2.0

Angular, NodeJS, NPM, Grunt, Gulp, SASS, Bower, MongoDB

WordPress, Bootstrap, Foundation, Shopify, Git

Photoshop, Illustrator, VSCode, Sublime Text

WORK EXPERIENCE

HERO Digital, San Francisco, California June 2014 present

Front-End Web Developer - Remote

  • Responsible for the architecture and development of HTML templates, CSS frameworks, and Javascript components in a multitude of projects.
  • Worked with multiple developers and multiple teams to create large-scale systems using technologies such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, SiteCore, Bootstrap, and Foundation.
  • Worked independently through the use of Skype, Google Hangouts and various online communication tools. In addition, utilized Team Foundation Server, JIRA, and Github for online collaboration between multiple concurrent project teams.
  • Provide documentation and training for other developers on best practices and solutions for front-end architecture.
  • Develop middle tier solutions in C# to facilitate Angular front-end development.

CHARLES SCHWAB, Austin, Texas October 2013 May 2014

Front-End Web Developer

  • Translated wireframes and PSDs into pixel-perfect landing pages, email templates, and mini-websites for traditional browser and mobile platforms with a focus on accessibility.
  • Responsible for development of reusable assets, including JavaScript libraries, HTML templates, and CSS frameworks, across all delivery platforms.
  • Managed the development and communication requirements of multiple projects concurrently throughout all stages of development.
  • Successfully launched over 50 web development projects, receiving multiple Marketing Excellence awards for my role as a front-end web developer.

ZERO SIGNAL PRODUCTIONS, Richardson, Texas June 2010 present

Front-End Web Developer

  • Successfully provide both back- and front-end web and database development focusing on web standards (W3C), accessibility (508a) and information integrity for all users
  • Define, analyze and document client requirements; this includes, but is not limited to, functional specifications, wireframing proposed designs, technical design, user guides, & user training), architect, design, develop and test applications
  • Convert business requirements into functional web interfaces utilizing current technologies such as WordPress
  • Develop custom themes/templates and plugins for WordPress
  • Create pixel-perfect websites from PSD templates
  • Design, develop and maintain WordPress websites
  • Design for multiple devices and resolutions such as desktops, touch devices utilizing media queries and adaptive image techniques
  • Develop SEO through content development, page structure and HTML element optimization

345th TACTICAL PSYOP CO. (AIRBORNE), US ARMYMay 2006 August 2012

Assistant Team Leader — Operation Iraqi Freedom

  • Provide tactical PSYOP support to the US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) Counter-Terrorism Task Force Perform over twenty air-assault operations into Al-Qaeda safe-havens
  • Compile detailed village assessments containing demographic and infrastructure data on remote Iraqi villages, often used as staging-grounds by members of Al-Qaeda
  • Coordinate and oversee squadron-level dissemination of US themes and messages to the Iraqi populace through printed, audio and visual products (handbills, posters, DVDs)
  • Meet with local Iraqi tribal, police, and military leaders to build rapport, garner support, and gain information about enemy elements in the area
  • Assist in the readiness, training, and welfare of subordinate soldiers
  • Coordinate with battalion staff and company commanders for pre-mission planning and intelligence

WebCE, Richardson, TexasSeptember 2004 August 2009

Course Development Team Lead

  • Manage a team of course developers for the production of over 300 e-learning courses
  • Design and develop numerous applications to increase development speed and efficiency of course development department using VBA, C#, and XML
  • Develop prototype interfaces for new content delivery software using Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript and ASP.net
  • Create graphics for print and online delivery using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

INTUIT, Plano, TexasMay 2003 August 2003

Software Engineering Intern

  • Develop scripts to convert tax software formats using Visual Basic 6
  • Assist other team members in the development and implementation of scripts
  • Resolve bugs and other software issues by communicating with the testing department

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, 2004

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Psychological Operations Specialist, JFK Special Warfare Center and School, 2006
  • Paratrooper, US Army Airborne School, 2007
  • Pathfinder, US Army Pathfinder School, 2010
  • Commandant's List, Warrior Leader Course, 2010

AWARDS & HONORS

AWARDS

  • Key Contributor Award, Charles Schwab, 2013

UNITED STATES ARMY

  • Army Commendation Medal Army
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Medal
  • Iraq Campaign Medal
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Armed Forces Reserve Medal
  • Parachutist Badge
  • Pathfinder Badge