Gustavo R Olmedo

Kendall, Miami, FL 33186

Summary

Experienced Front-End Web Developer and UI/UX Designer with 5 years of experience in both design and programming. Design and visual arts background. Experience in management, sales, customer service, leadership, problem solving and people skills.

Computer Skills

Languages
  • Proficient in: HTML / HTML5, XHTML, DHTML, CSS / CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
    • *this includes: DTD's differences, "Mobile Profile", "Responsive Web Design", and "Object Oriented CSS" (OOCSS) conventions
  • Intermediate in: PHP, MySQL, XML, XSLT
  • Familiar with: AJAX, JSON, Flash
Software
  • Adobe Photoshop CS5, Adobe Dreamweaver CS5, Adobe Illustrator CS5, Adobe Acrobat X, Notepad++, Filezilla, WinFTP, Cute FTP Pro, Aptana Studio 3, NetBeans IDE 7, Linux terminal, Putty, cPanel / WHM, Flash CS3 Professional, Swish, SwishMax, SwishMax 2, Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe Photoshop CS3, Adobe Photoshop CS2, Adobe Photoshop CS, Adobe Photoshop 7, Adobe Image Ready, FrontPage, Notepad, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point, Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro
Web Applications
  • WordPress (Proficient), including the "Genesis" framework and WPMU / WordPress Multisite, 3dCart, Joomla, Magento Commerce, others

Experience

Lead Web/UI/UX Designer and Front-End Web Developer August 2011 - May 2012
100 Marketers LLC / Web Marketing for Dentists
  • Design and develop websites and themes for a WordPress Multisite consisting of 450+ sites
  • Design and develop WordPress themes and full sites (single installations)
  • Design user interfaces and improve user experience & campaigns' ROI
  • Mobile deployment and design
  • Maintain and improve the WordPress Multisite system running 450+ sites
  • Create "mockups" / PSD designs for WordPress themes (including both WordPress single user and WordPress MU)
  • Convert PSD layouts to valid XHTML/CSS, PHP, WordPress themes
  • Modifying WordPress plugins, or developing them from scratch
  • Creation of logos, print media, landing pages, newsletters, email campaigns, website banners & advertisements
  • Maintain websites for clients, mostly consisting of dentists and eminent plastic surgeons
  • Debugging/correcting other's code, and Q.A. websites for cross-browser compatibility
Lead Web Developer and Art Director 2007-Present
Unik Web Design
  • Primary job is to design and develop websites from beginning to end
  • Develop Ecommerce Websites and Designs
  • Convert PSD layouts to valid XHTML/CSS, including "table-less" and into various DOCTYPE's
  • Modifying WordPress Themes, or developing them from scratch, including coding from PSD's
  • Development of websites in CMS and dynamic web applications
  • Creation of logos, print media, website layouts as "mockups/"PSD's", landing pages, newsletters
  • Maintain websites for clients world wide
  • Managing clients' hosting accounts in a LAMP environment
  • Develop/Redevelop websites to W3C compliance, and debugging/correcting other's code
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Website Consultant; Web/Internet Strategy
  • In depth knowledge of Google Analytics, Google AdWords, Google AdSense, and Webmaster Tools
  • Managing internet marketing campaigns, both Organic and PPC

Miscellaneous Web Projects

  • Built Custom WordPress Themes, from scratch 2009-2011
  • Built Web Scraper in PHP, from scratch 2009-2010
  • Built a webpage SEO analysis reporting tool in PHP 2009-2010
  • Modified/partially built Meta-Search Engine in PHP 2008-2009

Education

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico 1993-1997
Universidad Interamericana
Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
  • Some college credits towards Civil Engineering Bachelors Degree

Achievements

  • Mortgage Broker's LicenseApril, 2002
  • Life Insurance Agent License (with Annuities) March, 2002
  • Investments Limited Broker License ("Series 6" with the SEC)March, 2002
  • Finished with highest grade in Art class all 4 years in High School May, 1993