objective

Seasoned, hardworking UI/ UX minded person seeking an opportunity to work with a team which utilizes each member’s strengths to create responsive web solutions for all types of businesses.

experience

ux designer/ui developer – Texas Health Resources, 06/13 – present

Technologies used: Visual Studio, Photoshop, HTML & HTML5, CSS & CSS3, Javascript, JQuery, .Net, SQL, IIS, SharePoint

  • Designed, developed and support responsive site nurse’s use during daily rounds. Site applies bootstrap and canvas
  • Designed and developed responsive UI which employs the native camera function on a mobile device to support facilities need to create work orders for repairs throughout hospital system
  • Developed ‘IV Tracking Report’ site for nurses at one THR entity
  • Improved and developed new UI for companywide performance review site
  • Constructed web forms in SharePoint

senior user interface developer – Match.com, 11/07 – 05/13

Technologies used: Team Foundation Server, Visual Studio, Photoshop, HTML & HTML5, CSS & CSS3, Javascript, XML, JQuery, Razor, SQL Server, SQL Server Management Studio, IIS

  • Assisted in converting all emails Match.com sends to its international markets to RAZOR and created resource (resx) files based on culture code to generate the correct language in the emails
  • Worked with team to develop new multi-language platform for Match.com’s international sites. Once fully operational, the new platform will allow all members of Match.com to have the same product experience as well as communicate on a global level. The use of resource files to supply content was also a big part of this project
  • Learned to write and run SQL queries to test site and email data
  • Worked with development and business team to re-launched Canadian sites for Match.com and Match partner sites MSN/Yahoo. These sites were developed in English and French. The re-introduction of the Match.com brand in Canada helped to increase the total revenue of Match.com. It also served as a test bed for the new platform currently in the final stages of development
  • Conducted user testing on landing pages and site
  • Designed the page layout and developed a quick search using JQuery. I also created a carousel type profile display which parses an XML feed using JSON for the Match.com/ MSN Japan partnership
  • Supported development projects and updates on Match.com and MSN partner sites in twenty-seven countries
  • Managed content in sixteen different languages including double-byte characters and localized Spanish and French
  • Assisted in the migration of the Latin American portfolio of sites to Match.com's office in Rio De Janeiro
  • Develop multi-language CRMs for offsite email marketing
  • Experience with CheetahMail and Blue Hornet
  • Worked directly with SEM team to create pages and HTML assets to capitalize on their efforts with global internet placements
  • Managed all content production sever releases for international markets
  • Familiarity with Agile Methodology and Scrum Process

design technologist – Blockbuster.com, 11/06 – 09/07

Technologies used: Source Safe, HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery, Photoshop

  • Primary responsibility was working with design team and prototype testing manager to develop interactive prototypes which were used in Blockbuster’s test lab
  • Developed the prototypes based on design comps and user specification documents
  • Developed and then observed the testing of site navigation, gift certificate, movie queue and dynamic messaging
  • Improved Blockbuster.com based on results from usability tests
  • Worked on project involving multi-variant testing of CTA elements and dynamic message console
  • Reviewed wire frames and graphic comps for user interface clarity

freelance – Long Dog Designs, 05/01 – 11/07

Technologies used: Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML & HTML5, CSS & CSS3, Javascript, XML, JQuery, Word Press, OS Commerce, Zen Cart

  • As a self-employed developer I was responsible for selling, working with designers, developing UI and managing the server side development completed via overseas partnerships
  • Consulted clients about product presentation on internet
  • Designed and developed various types of web sites including: WordPress, OSCommerce, Zen Cart, as well as standard brochure type sites
  • Developed a long-term relationship with a development team overseas who assists me in developing customized content management systems. These projects allowed me to learn how to manage a team, stay within a budget as well as create development timeline goals

user interface developer – Ascendant Solutions, 01/01 – 05/01

Technologies used: HTML, CSS, Javascript, Photoshop

  • Developed B to B and B to C e-commerce sites
  • Redesigned corporate web presence to reflect new marketing plan
  • Company went out of business in May 2001

Prior to 2001 I worked for various start-ups in Atlanta, Georgia. I will provide all who request a list of these companies along with details about each job.

activities/ membership

Member Tuneros Cycling Team – 6 years

  • Compete in local/state US Cycling sanctioned bicycle races
  • Represent team sponsors at local bike rallies and other community events
  • Help Daggett Middle Cycling Club with maintenance and basic skills training on their bikes

education

B.A. in Journalism with a Psychology minor, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, December 1997

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