Andrew Barcomb

Senior Web Designer

Quantico, VA, USA
An outdoorsy, data driven design nerd that loves creating a good user experience. From websites to social media to good branding, I love creating memorable experiences.

Work Experience

Marine Corps Community Services

Senior Web Designer

October 2020 - Present Quantico, Virginia, United States

Ames Research Laboratories

Creative Director

March 2019 - September 2020 Salem, Oregon, United States

Opteweb

Lead Web Designer

October 2018 - March 2019 Oregon, United States

Elms College

Web Manager

-Administers the website within the Wordpress Content Management System, including producing and advising staff on content, technical troubleshooting, managing information architecture, template creation, design updates, and any maintenance required to optimize site performance

-Ensures website content is accurate and updated in a timely fashion

-Leads website design and redesign projects, bringing in additional vendors if necessary

-Serves as the college’s contact with CMS and web hosting providers, as well as other web-related vendors

-Provides group and individual web training for campus staff and faculty and proactively works with departments to assure the website meets their needs.

-Collaborates with college staff, faculty, and administrators to plan, create and enhance their web site content/web presence. Serves as their “point of contact” for issues relating to web design or development, message strategy and content creation

-Optimizes written and visual content for the web for maximum performance and cognitive fluency and advises staff on the specific requirements of strong web content

-Supports marketing initiatives by creating and contributing to email campaigns, social media strategy, web-based magazines, web video production, and e-newsletters.

-Works effectively and collaboratively with the Marketing Director, Marketing team, and IT staff in administering the website.

-Complies with Marketing department standards, policies, and procedures.

-Evaluates, recommends, and integrates associated new technologies as needed.

-Attends meetings and serves on committees as needed.

-Directs student employee work in Marketing; provides guidance on identifying/creating compelling content
November 2013 - September 2018 Massachusetts, United States

National Marker Company

Web Design and Front-End Development Associate

Responsibilities included redesign and deployment of webpages, UI Design, and Graphic Design. Development projects in languages such as HTML5, CSS3, PHP, Javascript, and JQuery. Communicated in teams and collaborated with the lead developer. Quickly and efficiently present well designed and developed pages.
October 2012 - February 2013 North Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States

Education

Johnson & Wales University

Graphic Design and Digital Media

September 2009 - May 2013 Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Awards

An Coimisuin Le Rinci Gaelacha

Irish Dance World Championship Logo contest winner

2013

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier, Front-End Web Development, Google Analytics, Hand Lettering, Illustration, Microsoft Office, SEO, Social Media Management, UX Design, Ux Leadership, Web Design, Web Management,