Resume for Reed Wacker

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Front-end designer and developer

Seattle Central College / 2012-Present
My role has grown over the years. I serve as the main front-end designer and developer. Here is a rundown of daily duties and notable projects:

  • Design, build, administer and maintain responsive websites
  • Produced functional prototypes, information architecture, logos, content and visual designs
  • Responsible for information graphics, ADA compliance and UX standards
  • Encouraged Seattle Central College to choose responsive web design as a solution for modernizing web presence
  • Custom built responsive WordPress theme for Seattle Vocational Institute
  • UI/UX consultant for Seattle Colleges District to build responsive website for quarterly class schedule

Front-end designer and developer

Freelance work, Seattle WA / 2009-2012
Responsible for identity, content design, visual design and WordPress development for over a dozen clients. Please view portfolio for specifics.

Production designer

Smart Dept. Inc., Seattle WA / 2012
The Garrigan Lyman Group: Implemented design specifications according to digital brand guidelines for T-Mobile, Google Play, and Minwax.

UI developer

The Creative Group, Seattle WA / 2011
POP Multimedia: Wrote CSS to ensure consistent user experience for DC Comics graphic novels in preparation for the launch of Amazon’s Kindle Fire.

Education

Seattle Central College
Certificate in Web Design
Dean’s List and President’s List Scholar

Skills

HTML, CSS, Illustrator, Photoshop, responsive web design, logo design, typography, information architecture, content design, visual design, ADA compliance, web accessibility, WordPress, Drupal

Currently learning: InDesign, JavaScript, PHP, Twig and UNIX