I'm a Chicago-based Software Engineer at L2 Interactive with a dash of UX experience and a strong Design-educated twist. I've taken a page out of Carnegie's book and am able to add value at any end of the software creation process. My specific combination of skills herein is extremely rare and valuable.
- May 2016
Highland Park, Illinois, United States
Taylor Bruce Associates
Exercise best practices in user experience under the direction of seasoned creative professionals, collaborating with designers and developers. Responsible for creating wireframes and mockups, prototyping, front-end development, writing surveys, case studies and user stories, diagramming workflows, and performing tests for conversion rates. Track projects against timelines while keeping colleagues informed on status. Designs require creativity and the ability to take criticism while maintaining a positive attitude.
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Responsible for corporate communication strategy and brand positioning. Created print collateral including business cards and stationery as well as digital collateral including a logo and front-end website design and development. Required excellent project management skills to meet short deadlines while working on several large projects simultaneously. Designs require creativity and confirming requirements were met or modified as needed.
Mount Prospect, Illinois, United States
Updated corporate website applying best practices in design for mobile and responsive design. Assisted with wireframing, mock-up creation, and formatting images for web. Requires excellent listening skills to understand client needs and motivation. Designs require creativity and confirming requirements were met or modified as needed.
Relevant Coursework includes: Functions, Graphs, and Analysis, Financial Accounting, Principles of Microeconomics, Intro to Business Technology, Web-based Digital Media, Communication & Technology, and Mass Communication. Elected to the executive board of Tau Kappa Epsilon Tau-Chi Chapter as Secretary for one year out of four. Required record-keeping during meetings, creating and updating member directories, calculation of membership fees, and assisting the President/Vice President with annual reports