Resume

Summary

Web developer with 7+ years of experience in graphic design, web programming and client management. A customer-facing professional with developed technical skills and proven proficiency in front-end web development. Hard-working, dependable and motivated with an advanced ability to multi-task.

Experience
Developer, Microsoft, Redmond, WA
  • Developed websites and services utilizing MVC concepts, C#, and frameworks such as Bootstrap, Microsoft’s WebCore Public UI, jQuery, and Angular.
  • Worked within Windows Devices Group to enhance user experiences with consistent design and behavior, web site page flows, site analysis and performance.
  • Collaborated with design experts to ensure products adhered to company’s brand guidelines before shipping products and services to production environment.
  • Interfaced with a variety of team leads and subject matter experts (SMEs) when onboarding, planning new projects and work items, performing code review process, and integrating code to development environment.
  • Developed unit and functional tests for Storefronts team to ensure api services were continuously tested.
  • Researched, developed, and tested accessibility fixes for keyboard devices and visual impairments (non-sighted users and users with color blindness).
  • Drove meetings and demos to discuss and review updated user experiences for existing Microsoft products and identified ways to improve the overall user experience.
Developer, E. Viddal & Associates, LLC, (Remote)
  • Designed and developed websites for newspaper clients utilizing HTML, C#, CSS, JavaScript, and frameworks that included jQuery, and responsive website frameworks like Bootstrap and Foundation.
  • Designed and developed reusable data structures for web and print-based products; work included developing feeds and scripts for legacy-based systems and third-party vendors.
  • Worked with clients in the newspaper/media industry to plan website & systems development, recommended design and functionality solutions; functioned as a design resource for user interface enhancements.
  • Provided client management: developed statement of works, and managed projects from concept to implementation.
  • Provided client support for print and web products; provided functionality enhancements based on emerging trends and advancing technologies.
  • Educated clients on Libercus and cloud-based technology solution over in-house and legacy systems.
Web Designer & Developer, 1305 Creative, Tampa, FL
  • Created and managed client websites utilizing HTML/PHP, Wordpress and Kentico; responsible for database migration.
  • Developed customer websites for small business clients, guiding them through the design process.
  • Planned and conducted kick-off conferences with project manager and art director to discuss client’s goals and directions for website.
  • Provided time estimates to sales and management for project planning and cost estimation.
  • Coordinated with contractors regarding backend software application projects; provided quality assurance on contractor’s work, reporting visual and functional bugs.
Skills/Certifications
  • Skills include proficiency in: CSS (expert), HTML (expert), Javascript/jQuery (advanced), Angular (intermediate), ReactJS (beginner), PHP (intermediate), MVC Architecture (intermediate), AJAX (advanced), JSON (advanced), XML (advanced), SVN (advanced), C# (intermediate), Java (intermediate).
  • Fluent in written and verbal English and Spanish.
Education
University of Denver, Denver, CO (remote/online)
Coursework towards Master of Science, Software Design & Programming
University of Tampa, Tampa, FL
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphics Design, Journalism minor