Senior Developer2017 - PRESENTLibrary Stack
Technologies: Elasticsearch, Node.js, CSS3, React, WordPress, PHP, WordPress Themes, UI Development, Web UI, UI Design
- Designed and developed a custom WordPress-based research archive of contemporary artists' media.
- Developed a custom PHP OAI-PMH server for integration with library search systems including Worldcat, ProQuest, and EBSCO.
- Managed the ongoing graceful upgrade from a traditional WordPress PHP/jQuery architecture to a modern headless React front end.
- Oversaw the successful launch of a library subscription service currently serving many high-profile universities and libraries, including, Yale, Columbia, VCU, RISD, The Whitney Museum, and many others.
Front-end Developer (Independent Contractor)2019 - 2020PREreview
- Helped to develop Outbreak Science Rapid Prereview: a science journal pre-review platform currently focusing on the COVID-19 outbreak.
- Designed and developed a responsive UI that works across the full range of screen sizes, from mobile to desktop.
- Created an interactive web-based style guide to assist future developers in producing consistent UI components.
Senior Interaction Designer2015 - 2019Sci.pe
- Designed and developed the UI of a large-scale scholarly publishing and discovery platform using React and CSS3.
- Created the brand identity, logo and graphic system for the company,.
- Developed a robust and detailed HTML and CSS system to produce high-quality client-side print-ready PDFs of journal publications.
Creative Director2006 - 2011DBA LLC
Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, CSS, HTML, UI Design
- Developed the brand identity and logo for an ecological home products company.
- Oversaw the successful launch of the inaugural product: a 98% recyclable pen made with renewable resources. It received wide press coverage including Interview Magazine, T Magazine, Paper Magazine, Inhabitat, Tree Hugger, and Apartment Therapy.
- Directed the design and development of the company's eCommerce website.
Art Director2005 - 2006Sarkissian Partners
Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, UI Design
- Led the art direction of the website design of several major corporations including Mazda USA.
- Art directed the website and photoshoot for the Mazda automotive museum located in Hiroshima Japan.
- Oversaw the art direction of the prototype UI design for a major automotive in-car touchscreen dashboard.