a short introduction
Since 2002 I have been developing web experiences and applications for a variety of clients, as an independent contractor, as a developer for the interactive agency Razorfish and as the sole front-end developer for XKlaim.it; since 2015 I have been managing a team of Engineers for Loot Crate, a monthly subscription service for geeks and gamers.
I have over 16 years of web leadership and development experience, with a proven background of successfully coordinating and guiding teams, bridging the gap between engineering and business management.Download Printable Resume
my leadership and management qualities
Thinking big picture; fostering results-driven communication; conducting SWOT analysis sessions; aligning team goals with business goals; setting team vision, direction and objectives
Building good relationships through trust and mutual respect; initiating team building activities; cultivating open and honest communications; conducting post-mortem sessions to provide feedback
Initiating, planning and executing multiple concurrent projects; mitigating conflicts by helping team members to develop better communication skills; migrating from a culture of 'do it right now' to one of 'do it right'
Improving communication between business units; organizing and conducting team off-sites; investing in building and maintaining social relationships
i can say i'm quite good at
Advanced layouts, content-specific elements, pseudo-classes, clearing floats ;-)
AJAX calls, DOM manipulation, JSON parsing, event management.
Models, Views, Controllers, Directives, $scope, Services for RESTful Architecture.
ES6, Components, State, Uni-directional Data Flow.
Custom CMS, queries, dynamic content, WAMP.
Media queries, JQMobile, Bootstrap, Responsive design.
my previous associations
Leadership for multiple engineering teams responsible for the development and implementation of all web properties for a monthly subscription service for geeks and gamers.
Principal front-end Developer for flagship 'Offer Creation' SPA (Single Page Application) using AngularJS. Front-end Developer for Corporate branding site.
Responsible for coding the execution of complex designs and interactions that reflect the creative and art direction provided within the established technical framework. Responsible for creation of all coded Presentation Layer deliverables.
Responsible for design, development and maintenance of web presence for various companies; design, develop and author a diverse assortment of digital video products and services for independent production facilities.
my academic career
The Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD) credential provides industry recognition for professional developers.
Phi Eta Sigma, National Honors Society
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