Highly driven, passionate Web-Software-Applications Developer / Graphic-Web Designer / UX-UI Developer with over 15 years experience building custom websites using the latest web technologies and standards. Skilled in all phases of the website development process; from concept, wireframe creation, mockup design, web page coding, code debugging, W3C validation, 508 compliance, cross browser testing, to social media integration and SEO. Has a passion for fluid design and new technologies to create awe inspiring layouts and campaigns. Is a sponge in the office to replicate business practices to successfully meet goals and deadlines.
Through the development of several ongoing projects I am trying to understand the themes that run through my work so that I may follow them through to where they take me as an web developer.
The Art Institute of Washington graduate of 2004 Fine Arts.
10/2016- Present Silver Spring, MD at EAD
3/2015- 9/2016 Linthicum, MD at IBM
Designed and developed custom GUI’s, UX/UI, and using Dreamweaver, HTML5 and Visio. Created interactive mocks with coded demos, sketches, wireframes and style guides. Performed 508 validation (W3C). Created system application icons, banners, content which includes designing custom graphics. Worked closely with team to identify fast creative solutions for web applications. Optimized pages for cross-browser and cross-platform compatibility. Correct any issues and troubleshoot for potential bugs. Gave 508 and quality assurance guidance. Created User Stories and Role test cases. Tested user roles/test cases for documentation and requirements.
10/2014- 2/2015 Washington, DC at Global Environment Facility
6/2014- 10/2014 Greenbelt, MD at Seamon Corp.
11/2013- 5/2014 Washington, DC at NLRB
Designed developed and edited, custom gui’s, ux, ui, and using Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Visual Studio, and Siebel Open UI. Created interactive demo's and user tested freature upgrades and changes. Performed 508 validation (W3C), with 508 testing Dragon and internet and internet testing. Created system application icons, banners, content which includes designing custom graphics.
2/2013- 9/2013 Washington, DC at BLS
Designed and developed custom gui’s, ux, ui, and using Photoshop, Flash and Fireworks. Created interactive mock with features using PowerPoint, Fireworks and Flex. Performed 508 validation (W3C), with 508 testing tools JAWS and Dragon and site testing. Created system application icons, banners, content which includes designing custom graphics, 508 checking forms, Agile forms for User Stories and test case user roles.
9/2012- 2/2013 Arlington, VA at ROSETTA STONE
Designed and develop custom webpages using Photoshop and a variety of markup and scripting languages including hand coded HTML, HTML5, CSS and jQuery / jQuery UI / Bootstrap / GIThub. Converted webpages into moble webpages for holiday marketing campaign. Replicated USA Rosetta Stone WEbsite into German Rosetta Stone Website. Edited files for coding consistency. Integrated new and existing websites social media buttons, advanced widgets, plugins, APIs and various applications. Performed web page code validation (W3C), code debugging, cross browser and site testing. Created site content which includes designing custom graphics, creating banners icons and writing/editing web/mobile page content.
2/2011- 9/2011 Rockville, MD at SAMHSA
Provided graphic designs, created and manipulated graphic images, web layouts, user interfaces, widgets, web applications and provided web development and support for SAMHSA sites. Established, maintained, and ensured compliance with content management guidelines, web site configuration standards and web accessibility. Starts and finishes conversion of documents to web compatible format, and provides and develops mechanisms for site deliverables. Assists in development of web content clearance process including Section 508 compliance and remediation plan and style guide.
9/2010- 12/2010 Washington, DC at AAAE
5/2010 - 9/2010 Washington, DC at AASHTO
Provided the research and understanding to help create user-friendly products and services. Combining proven methodologies with the insight that comes from my years of experience & the team’s collective power. Integrated quickly with stakeholders, design & development process to help design sites/consoles that work best for the end users.
7/2009- 3/2010 Washington, DC at RTCRM
Responsibilities included project management, planning, testing, development and maintenance of multiple corporate Intranet; Collaborating with remote content providers around the world. Designing custom web graphics and flash animations. Prepared the assembly of final layouts for printing and provided graphic design and art direction for a variety of products including, ordinances, plans, reports, brochures, application forms, exhibit displays, maps, presentations, and slide shows.
11/2008 - 2/2009 Washington, DC at BE AS YOU ARE
12/2005 - 11/2008 Beltsville, MD at CYGNUS Interactive Business Media
Daily I updated the sites in different cms’ with news, job listings, pod-casts/blogs/web-casts, link management, events calendar management, photo stories, slide shows, video, audio, banners, and intergraded magazine content.