CSS Developer in Austin, TX, United States
Owner, Web Developer, Graphic Designer2011 - PRESENTJon Bolden Design & Photography
- Developed custom websites for dozens of small and medium sized businesses.
- Provided training for custom features & support.
- Customized CMS systems, shopping cart software to fit exact needs.
- Utilized design skills to adapt customizations to current designs while improving UI/UX.
- Always fulfilled deadlines and established flexible development and communications.
Creative Director, UI Developer2008 - 2011OrgSync
Technologies: HTML, CSS, Ruby on Rails
- Overhauled the visual design for an existing Rails application, developing custom helpers for UI/UX components.
- Designed and implemented a UI/UX for an advanced and customized budgeting system for college financial departments.
- Created a mobile application for the iOS and Android system.
- Developed a custom calendar events system with more advanced recurring events than iCalendar or any other competing applications at the time.
- Programmed customized TinyMCE functions for a client's WYSIWYG system.
Lead Designer2006 - 2008Volusion, Inc.
- Programmed hundreds of customer and custom designs for eCommerce interfaces.
- Developed new UI/UX designs for internal company applications.
- Worked side-by-side with an ASP development team to create new features.
- Designed and programmed new eCommerce templates.
- Consulted new front-end web designs and maintained company branding.
- Top Trainer (Development)https://toptrainer.com/
Fully customized eCommerce experience built on WordPress and WooCommerce. Features highly functioning automations for product pages, wholesale accounts, custom fields, and custom user types.
- Blood & Tissue Center of Central Texas (Development)http://www.inyourhands.org
I programmed this custom WordPress site from design mockups and wireframes. It includes highly customizable WYSIWYG extensions for easy client updating. I also developed an advanced mobile menu and event calendar responsive code.
- Nightfox.es (Development)http://www.nightfox.es
Handled custom WordPress template programming for the popular artist blog, Nightfox.es. My contributions to this site include customizing typefaces, advanced mobile menu functionality, and writing a custom search display.
- ClearAccess IP (Development)http://clearaccessip.com/
I converted the design and UI/UX experience of a Ruby on Rails application using Bootstrap 3, HTML, Sass, and jQuery.
- InQuest (Development)
I implemented UI/UX design and improvements using AngularJS, CSS, HTML5, and especially CSS3 animations.
FrameworksBootstrap 3, ZURB Foundation, Angular, Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Libraries/APIsZendesk API, jQuery, Volusion, React
ToolsSublime Text 3, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, MAMP, Sequel Pro, GitHub, MailChimp
PlatformsWordPress, Tumblr, Shopify
OtherDesign, User Interface (UI), Transmit, Accessibility, Squarespace
ParadigmsSearch Engine Optimization (SEO), Mobile Design
- Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design2001 - 2005Marietta College - Marietta, OH