Skills to pay the bills

Tools

  • Bash/ZSH
  • Git
  • Grunt
  • Photoshop
  • Sublime Text

Technologies

  • AJAX
  • CSS(+ LESS & SASS)
  • HTML(+ Jade)
  • JavaScript(+ CoffeeScript)
  • Node.js

Frameworks & Libraries

  • Backbone.js
  • Bootstrap
  • Express
  • jQuery(+ UI)
  • Knockout

Experience been there, done that

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Web Development Engineer II
1/14 - Current
  • Working with the marketing team to implement site features and user messaging.
  • Developing web-based and command-line tools to assist in troubleshooting and streamline the development process.
  • Integrating internal web frameworks into existing components.
Sr. Front-End Engineer
8/13 - 12/13
  • Assessed new technologies to improve ShopperMX, InContext's marketing research application.
  • Implemented new features ShopperMX using jQuery, Knockout, and the Razor view engine.
  • Advised and mentored team members regarding front-end best practices and UX/UI concerns.
Sr. Software Engineer, Front-End
2/13 - 1/14
  • Architected and developed responsive, single-page administrative web application for UniB's process automation software.
  • Collaborated with engineers, clients, and product analysts to identify and implement new features for UniB's administrative application.
  • Assisted in defining RESTful API features and data schemas.
Sr. Software Engineer, Front-End
5/12 - 8/13
  • Architected and developed components for SteelSeries Engine, a cross-platform, webkit-based native control panel application for SteelSeries' gaming peripherals.
  • Implemented client-side localization for SteelSeries Engine.
  • Created multiple, dynamically-applicable skins for SteelSeries Engine, from both internal and third-party designs.
Lead Front-End Developer
2/11 - 4/12
  • Developed mobile web-oriented version of ViewEmmi, Emmi Solutions' patient information application, leveraging HTML5 video components and Sencha Touch.
  • Architected and developed webservice-based marketing site to demonstrate Emmi products to potential clients.
  • Maintained Emmi Manager, Emmi's Java/JSP-based internal client management tool.
Chicago Tribune
Sr. Front-End Developer
3/10 - 2/11
Sears
Sr. Front-End Developer
12/09 - 3/10
WMS
Assoc. Online Engineer
9/08 - 12/09
Hubbard One
Sr. Web Production Designer
Assoc. Web Developer
9/07 - 9/08
9/06 - 9/07
Guaranteed Rate
Web Developer
8/05 - 9/06