Ethan Lin

Senior Applications Developer

Madison, WI, USA
Accomplished and experienced web and application developer skilled in multiple languages and software. More than eight years of experience designing and developing professional websites, applications, and graphic arts. Knowledge in programming languages including but not limited to HTML5, XML, CSS3, LESS, SASS, PHP, JavaScript/jQuery, Java, and Swift. An advocate of continuing education and learning more programming languages and modern trends through formal training or self-educating. Knowledge in other fields of computer science including operating system, networking, computer hardware, information security, database/SQL, system analysis, and system/software development life cycle, Android application development, and macOs and iOS application development. Software knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Office (including Microsoft Access), Microsoft Visual Studio, XCode, NetBeans, Eclipse, Coda, WordPress, GitHub, Twitter Bootstrap, and Salesforce. Able to coordinate multiple/complex projects. Highly adaptable to rapidly changing situations, priorities, and latest trends in technologies/software. Well-developed awareness and understanding of cultures.

Work Experience

University Of Wisconsin Extended Campus

Senior Application Developer

User experience/user interaction designer and developer. Emphasis on developing learning application players/platforms. Rapid prototyping of interactive e-learning applications and media players. Write technical implementation guidelines and tutorials for instructional designers. Create innovative solutions, conduct user-focused research and ensure that development has the necessary information/materials for a successful deployment.
October 2009 - December 2023 Madison, Wisconsin, United States

TheoryThree Interactive, LLC

Front-End Developer

An independent web design and development company.
- Part-time employee
- Coding with HTML5, CSS3, jQuery
- Front-end web developments
May 2011 - August 2013 Wisconsin, United States

The Loving And Developing Yourself Transitional Living Services (LADYINC), Incorporated

Web Development Coordinator Assistant (Internship)

An IRS federally recognized nonprofit service provider for adolescent parents.
- Redeveloping and reorganized original website design for 2009 upgrades
- Designed and maintained web pages and sites for extended programs of the organization
- Assisted with the creation of marketing materials (event fliers, brochures, etc.)
- Made regular updates and modifications as necessary or required
March 2009 - December 2009 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Madison College – Technology Services – Multimedia Department

Graphic Artist

This is a service only offered to faculties at Madison Area Technical College.
- Part-time student worker
- Helping with flash interactive projects, videos, and other multimedia related works
July 2009 - December 2009 Madison, Wisconsin, United States


DePaul University

Master of Science in Computer Science

Focus on fundamental concepts that remain constant, even as technology changes rapidly. Unlike more research focused institutions, however, courses emphasize the programmatic application of these fundamental concepts. Advanced topics includes medical imaging, data mining, algorithmic analysis, and scientific computing, to name a few.
September 2015 - November 2021 Illinois, United States

Madison Area Technical College

PHP Professional Web Developer Certificate

This certificate is designed to prepare information systems professionals to use the PHP programming language for web development. Classes include advanced web application features such as shopping carts, content management system using WordPress, web forums and connecting to web services.
January 2014 - December 2014 Wisconsin, United States

Lakeland College

B.S.A in Computer Science

Emphasis on software development (or programming in general). Graduated with GPA of 3.95/4 in the Summer (August) of 2013.
June 2011 - August 2013 Wisconsin, United States

Madison Area Technical College

Associate of Visual Communication - Media Designs

September 2005 - August 2011 Madison, Wisconsin, United States

McFarland High School

High School Diploma

September 2001 - July 2005 McFarland, Wisconsin, United States


English (Fluent),
Chinese (Conversational),


MCA-I Madison

WAVE Awards Merit Winner


MCA-I Madison

WAVE Awards Merit Winner


MCA-I Madison

WAVE Awards Winner



LADYInc IP (Intern Professional) of the Year 2009



Actionscript 3.0, Ajax, Android SDK, Application Development, C++, Camtasia Studio 6, CMS, Coda2, Computer Hardware, CSS, CSS3, Database Management, Design Patterns, DevOps, Flash, HTML, HTML5, Information Security, Ios Development, Java, Java Servlet, JavaScript, Jquery, Jsp, LAMP, Less, Macos Development, Microsoft Office, Object-oriented Programming, Operating Systems, Photoshop, PHP, PHPMyAdmin, Progamming, Prototyping, SalesForce, SASS, Scala, Software Development, SQL, Swift, Twitter Bootstrap, Visual Basic, Visual C++, Web Design, Web Development, WordPress, XHTML,

Additional Information

Highly adaptable to rapidly changing situations and priorities and latest technologies/software and well developed awareness and understanding of cultures.