Overview

Passionate web developer with over 9 years experience specializing in Front End & User interface development.

Programming Languages

  • HTML
  • CSS / SASS
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • JSON
  • Jekyll / Liquid / Markdown
  • PHP

Software / Tools

  • Gulp / Grunt
  • Adobe Experience Manager
  • Wordpress / Drupal
  • Sitecore / Shopify
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Flash
  • Invision / Sketch
  • Google Analytics
  • Google Webmaster / Moz Tools
  • IBM Coremetrics / Doubleclick Tags
  • Brightcove / Zentrick
  • Jira / Git Issues / Fogbugs

Knowledge

  • Experience Design / Wireframing
  • ADA Complaint Development
  • Responsive Design
  • Mobile First Development
  • Apache Cordova / Phonegap
  • BEM / SMACSS
  • OOP
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Agile Methodologies
  • SEO
  • PPC / Remarketing
  • Social Media / Social Advertising

Experience

Creative Engineer. 6/2014 - Present

Digitas / Boston, MA

  • Lead front end developer role on several Bank of America promotional webpages. Also, worked alongside the client on several projects to build rapid prototypes.
  • Collaborated with other departments to ensure high quality solutions and timely delivery while maintaining a consistent focus.
  • Member of the internal tech innovation team. The team would meet regularly to build out prototypes for client pitch work. Sole developer on mobile banking app that used Phonegap and Firebase to detect the users iBeacon to send messages back and fourth between a touch screen ATM and the user's iPhone.
  • Performed code reviews for junior developers and off-shore developers.
  • Worked on three large scale sites built using Adobe's content managment system, Adobe Experience Manager.
  • Key role in building department's custom video player that is built with videojs and Brightcove. The video player was built with a heavy focus in being ADA compliant and also to have the ability to fire analytic tags based off video progress and user actions.
  • Daily workflows consists of automation using Grunt/Gulp, Sass using BEM methodology, jQuery, Git and a build process via Jenkins build server.
  • Worked heavily with the S&A department to add analytics to each site. This included the use of Coremetrics, Floodlight, Abode Target and Google Analtyics tagging.
  • Implemented an interactive video player on two Bank of America sites using the Zentrick video platform.
  • Clients include: Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and Merrill Edge

Freelance Engineer / Designer. 9/2008 - present

Jay Werra / Boston, MA

  • Various front end and design consulting.
  • Clients include: Studio AR&D, Foray Collective, Shutterstock, The Free Ride, Michels & Lew and Toto.

User Interface Engineer. 6/2013 - 6/2014

Verndale / Boston, MA

  • Built out front end code for implementation into Sitecore and Umbraco content management systems.
  • Helped set department's standards on page optimization and implementing a SMACSS approach to all code and project's file structure.
  • Assisted internal Application Support team on troubleshooting efforts.
  • Working knowledge of customizing Google Search Appliance XSLT templates.
  • Daily collaboration and scrums with internal project teams.
  • Followed 508 compliant web accessibility best practices.
  • Lead front end developer on NYSUT, Seaworld and Logmein.
  • Provided oversight on client co-development projects.
  • Clients Include: Seaworld, LogMeIn, Bay Path University, Carson Dellosa, NYSUT, Bay Path College, Suffolk University, Salem State University, PI Worldwide

Front End Developer. 10/2011 - 6/2013

Tank Design / Cambridge, MA

  • Adopted new programming principles such as responsive design, mobile first, and adaptive design
  • Responsible for building & testing HTML email campaigns.
  • Helped build internal HTML e-mail builder using jQUery UI features.
  • Implemented HTML/CSS/JS within serveral Wordpress and Drupal based sites.
  • Responsible for building/maintaining new and older Flash/Actionscript projects.
  • Clients include: FedEx, FedEx Office, MiniLux, Citizens Bank, American Home Shield, Rockport

Education / Training

User Experience Design. 6/2016 - 7/2016

General Assembly / Boston, MA

Management, Information Systems. 2010-2013

University of Massachusetts, Lowell / Lowell, MA

Graphic Design / Web Development 2008 - 2010

Bunker Hill Community College / Boston, MA

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Creative Engineer.

About Me

Hello, I’m a Boston-based, Senior Front End Developer. Currently, I'm employed at DigitasLbi, but I will be moving west this fall and will be seeking new opportunites in the Los Angeles area.

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