Richard

Freelance Website Designer & UX Designer

1231
Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/richard82805
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$15
Rate/Hr
RICHARD BERRY

OBJECTIVE

To utilize all experience, education and skills acquired to increase business growth as a Front-end Web Developer specializing in modern techniques, best practices, web standards, and open source technologies.

EDUCATION

BA in Multimedia Production,

June 2003 Chicago, IL.

Graduated from I.A. D.T. with a GPA of 3.5

EXPERIENCE

Free All Star Daycare: 02/2013 – 03/2013 Chicago, IL.

Front-end Web Developer/Web Development

Designed the site wireframe and layout using Photoshop CS6 according to the clients design scheme.

Coded a responsive grid layout with HTML5 & CSS3, jQuery and Javascript in Dreamweaver CS6.

Worked with jQuery mobile to produce a mobile friendly version of the site.

Tested pages for cross browser and screen resolution compatibility.

Website: http://www.digitalev2000.com/freeallstar/

Purohit Navigation: 09/2012 – 12/2012 Chicago, IL.

Front-end Web Developer/Web Development

Coded mockup files that were designed by Graphic Designers on the team with HTML & CSS.

Provided guidance to designers inexperienced at Wordpress theme design.

Located and utilized Wordpress plugins to incorporate into the theme of the site.

Tested pages for cross browser and screen resolution compatibility with the QA team.

Website: http://www.wafergen.com

Quad W Inc: 03/2012 – 07/2012 Chicago, IL.

Front-end Web Developer/Web Development

Designed graphics for web pages in Photoshop to add to multiple websites.

Coded pages in XHTML and CSS using Dreamweaver and modified multiple Wordpress themes .

Designed and migrated Wordpress web sites to different more secure servers

Modified and built mobile ready responsive websites to increase site’s traffic.

Optimized various images, coding and troubleshooted bugs from (OO, unobtrusive) Javascript .

Tested websites for cross browser compatibility and feature detection.

Website: http://www.quadwinc.com, http://www.losangelescatitleloans.com/ etc...

Nursing Speaks: 02/2012 – 02/2012 Chicago, IL.

Front-end Web Developer/Web Development

Designed graphics for the sites template using Photoshop and Fireworks.

Customized the Wordpress theme to the clients satisfaction using HTML5 and CSS3

Worked with jQuery mobile to produce a mobile friendly version of the site.

Modified Wordpress PHP tags and scripting to replicate the mock up layout.

Tested websites for cross browser compatibility and feature detection.

Website: http://nursingspeaks.com

Mimi Productions:01/2012 – 02/2012 Chicago, IL.

Front-end Web Developer/Web Development

Designed graphics for web pages & PDF files using Illustrator/Photoshop.

Worked on the site and printable PDF files using a MAC OS 10 platform

Hand-coded (table-less) HTML5, CSS3 into the site's Drupal theme

Worked on SEO strategies adding keywords, optimizing pages and building back links

Tested the site in various browsers to achieve cross browser compatibility

Website: http://www.mimiproductions.com/

Creative Circle: 10/2010 – 11/2011 Chicago, IL.

Front-end Web Developer/Web Development

Worked on a variety of projects on an on call basis with the agency

Designed mood boards and wire frames for websites using Photoshop and Fireworks

Implemented (hand coded) XHTML and CSS into a custom Drupal themes and web pages

Edited landing pages, emails ads and websites using (table-less) CSS/HTML, JavaScript and PHP

Developed Flash banners, sites, and videos using Actionscripting AS2.0/3.0 coding

Tested the site in various browsers to achieve cross browser compatibility

Website: http://www.silverbulletcorp.com/, http://www.volkswagen.com, http://www.designory.com etc...

Mortgage Nabber: 3/2010 – 7/2010 Chicago, IL.

Front-end Web Producer

Designed template (mock up) and site graphics using Photoshop

Hand-coded (table-less) HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Dreamweaver and PHP to build the website

Used PHP to connect to the clients MySQL DB and load data from users to log into the site

Incorporated Google Analytics scripting to the site to monitor the traffic activity of users

Tested the site in various browsers achieve cross browser compatibility

Website: http://www.mortgagenabber.com

Classified Ventures: 01/2009 – 09/2009 Chicago, IL.

Technical Producer

Completed various assignments on weekly basis for site updates, new development and functionality

Worked with Dreamweaver, Microsoft SQL Server, Wordpress, MSSQL, Sharepoint, Visual Studio, .NET and Interwoven CMS on a daily basis

Hand coded HTML, CSS and JavaScript while testing cross browser compatibility and debugging

Progressively enhanced functionality of sites using (OO, unobtrusive) Javascript, debugging script, building reusable functions and separating scripting from layout

Worked with Interwoven CVS to manage version control of source files and developed pages for A-B split testing for various marketing campaigns

Website: http://www.apartments.com , http://www.rentalhomesplus.com , http://www.movingcenter.com
Skills (2) Rating
Website Design
UX Design