I have several years experience on the web, specialising in Front-End Development. During that time, as well as advancing skills in coding HTML5 & CSS3 I’ve expanded his creative skills, particularly knowledge of grid systems and typography through a Graphic Design degree as well as an understanding of back-end technologies such as PHP and mySQL through various freelance jobs, many of which involved working with a number of back-end platforms. I am well-versed in Web Standards and designing sites that work across a variety of platforms, including mobile.
Grey Matter Store (2010)
Created and administered website for successful short-term University eCommerce project selling products designed and produced by fellow students to raise funds for degree show
WW2 Quartermaster (2010)
Designed, built and deployed an eCommerce website for a small business in Stoke-on-Trent. Based on the Shopify platform
Argent & Waugh (2009)
Created branding and identities for new suite of software products. Managed whole project including brainstorming session with employees to develop the names for the suite.
First Impression (2009)
Working in-house on a variety of web projects at a multi-disciplinary design agency. Work included amendments, maintaining Magento-based eCommerce sites and starting new projects.
- Adobe Creative Suite to v5—Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
- Gracefully degrading, semantic Front-End coding—HTML5, CSS3 & jQuery
- Basic understanding of PHP and mySQL
- Template generation and deployment of CMS’s including WordPress, Shopify, Prestashop, Unify & CushyCMS