Resume

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Experience

Freelance Web Developer at Rainworks Web Development, Seattle, WA

October 2010 – present

  • Sole-proprietorship created under which to do freelance, moonlighting work.
  • Primarily focus on developing custom sites in content management systems.
  • Manage and maintain client websites, from pre-design to post-launch.
  • Recommend features and third-party tools to augment site and administration of the site.

Web Developer at UniteU Technologies, Rochester, NY

November 2010 – July 2014

  • Implement standards compliant ecommerce websites using ASP.NET web controls, HTML, JavaScript, CSS and other technologies.
  • Analyze and provide feedback to project managers on design concepts focusing on feasibility, usability, data integration and maintenance.
  • Generate web-optimized images from Photoshop, Illustrator and other design tools.
  • Participate in peer quality assurance reviews.
  • Develop reusable, maintainable, scalable solutions to complex data and content display requirements.
  • Provide concise documentation on usage and maintenance of custom solutions.
  • Provide level of effort estimates for non-standard work requested by merchant customers.
  • Troubleshoot issues that shoppers may encounter when interacting with our ecommerce applications.
  • Isolate and define clear, accurate problem statements and escalate to the appropriate internal resource if needed.
  • Research and provide informed opinions on third-party controls and plug-ins.

Web Developer at Atomic Design, Rochester, NY

September 2009 – October 2010

  • Implemented Web site designs with great attention to detail while maintaining scalability and cross-browser compatibility.
  • Assisted in development of in-house content management system (CMS), as well as development of CMS modules and customization.
  • Managed own projects and clientele without the help of a project manager while providing technical support, debugging services, and maintenance requests.

Database Administration Intern at Wegmans Food Markets, Rochester, NY

June 2008 – November 2008

Quickly and accurately handled database access requests and database restores. Performed upgrades, patching, research, and reporting within MS SQL Server 2005, Oracle 10g, Informix, and mainframe environments. Assisted with migration process from Informix to SQL Server and Oracle.

Web Development Intern at Harris Corporations, Rochester, NY

June 2007 – January 2008

Designed, developed, and implemented sections of the Intranet and other Web applications including a complex employee time-tracking system using MS Visual Studio 2003 and 2005, ASP.NET, C#, and Crystal Reports 9 and 10. Designed backing databases (MS SQL Server 2000) and wrote stored procedures in SQL.


Skills

Languages

  • HTML/CSS
  • ASP.NET/C#
  • PHP
  • JavaScript/jQuery
  • SQL
  • XML/XSLT

Databases

  • MySQL
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005, 2008

CMS

  • MODX
  • WordPress
  • Drupal
  • Shopify

Other Tech

  • AJAX/JSON
  • Responsive/fluid web design
  • eCommerce & PCI

Education

Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

Bachelors of Science, Information Technology

September 2005 – May 2009
3.76 GPA
Graduated with High Honors. IT Department’s Student Representative for Honors Program. Secretary for ITSO and AWC. Dean’s List every quarter. RIT Presidential Scholar 2005-2009. Winner of a Microsoft Technical Scholarship in 2007.

Activities and Societies: Association of Women in Computing, Information Technology Student Organization, Honors Program