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Stephen Jensen Front End Web Developer

SUMMARY

I am a Front End Web Developer with over 9 years of experience planning, coding, testing and maintaining websites. I have worked as a part of a team or independently and have managed contractors in their projects. My goal is to plan, build, test, deploy and maintain websites and applications for desktop and mobile devices. I can provide you with web, graphic, interactive and programming to develop optimum and user friendly web solutions.

SKILLS

Sites built with XHTML, CSS, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, JavaScript, jQuery, CMS, Quality Assurance, hand-coded sites, HTML5, CSS3, Flash, jQuery Mobile, 508 Accessibility, CVS, MS Office, JIRA, MovableType, WordPress, Social Media Developer tools, VPN, pixel perfect. Sites tested in Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari; PC/Mac/Tablet(iPad)/Mobile Phone(Android). Additional testing tools include Chrome DevTools, Firefox Aurora, IE F12 Tools, Google Analytics, Google Webmaster Tools, Google PageSpeed Insights and many more. Portfolio site: http://www.stephenjensen.com.

EXPERIENCE

FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business | Eagan, MN | 2009 - 2013

MovableType Blog Template Developer | 2013
Responsible for building blog templates for Firmsite template sites. Included Dreamweaver to create XHTML, CSS, and edit FindLaw blog template snippets; Photoshop to cut, create or correct Graphic Designer web graphics; MovableType to deposit/test/publish blog code; utilized FindLaw home-grown CMS tools; QA test multi-browser compatibility; JIRA bug tracking. Fixed quote was per blog template developed - 4.5 hours maximum per template.

Completed 9 blog templates in 30 hours.

WordPress Developer | 2013
Responsible for building Territory sites in WordPress. Included placing copy in WordPress, updating URLS, correcting XHTML formatting generated by WordPress, JIRA bug tracking, utilizing copy from Microsoft Word documents, uploading/resizing/cropping images in WordPress, enabling WordPress widgets, and enabling other design features. Fixed quote was per WordPress territorial site - 2 hours maximum per site.

Accomplishments: Created 70 WordPress territory micro-sites in 2 months.

WORK SAMPLES

Lawyer Marketing

Front End Web Developer | 2009 - 2013
Responsible for web UI development for FindLaw client web sites. Included Dreamweaver to create XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Freemarker to develop dynamic lawfirm identity; Photoshop to cut, create or correct Graphic Designer web graphics; MovableType to create blogs; utilized FindLaw home-grown CMS tools; JIRA bug tracking; and Quality Assurance/testing to maintain multi-browser/multi-platform/multi-device compatibility.

Accomplishments: Meet and exceeded 100% of FindLaw goals. Lead Eagan office with over 190+ websites/blogs in 2012. Successfully completed a project to integrate 40+ blog template designs for older FindLaw template sites in 6 weeks.

WORK SAMPLES

Patterson & Adams

Concord Personal Injury Attorneys
Concord Personal Injury Attorneys
  • jQuery logo/interactive, css3 pie interactive buttons

Sharon M Ramage

Frisco Family Law Lawyers
Frisco Family Law Lawyers
  • Google fonts, jQuery logo/smooth scroll, Freemarker

The Cifarelli Law Firm, LLP

Orange County Personal Injury Attorneys
Orange County Personal Injury Attorneys
  • Google fonts, jQuery logo/interactive, Facebook plugin

Ajilon Contractor | Minneapolis, MN | 2008

Web Developer
Northwest Airlines | Eagan, MN
Responsible for web and UI development for Northwest Airlines, AOP application redevelopment. Included Dreamweaver to create HTML, CSS, to develop redesigned application identity; Photoshop to cut, create or correct Graphic Designer web graphics.

RMG Connect/JWT | Minneapolis, MN | 2005 – 2008

Interactive Developer
Responsible for web UI development for RMG Connect. Included Dreamweaver to create HTML, CSS, JavaScript to develop client identity; IntelliJ, Tomcat, Orion to process JSP/Struts; CVS to maintain content versioning; Photoshop to cut, create or correct Graphic Designer web graphics. Worked with UHG/3M/Ford client CMS/Portal tools to upload development code. Assisted in the direction of contractors, Business Analyst briefs, Information Architect wireframe construction, Art Director creative brief reviews, Graphic Designer UX design and Programmer back-end construction.

Accomplishments: Code redesign and 508 validation of FEMA FloodSmart site. Rebuilding of UHG Evercare Hospice and construction of new Evercare Hospice Spanish site.

WORK SAMPLES

The majority of these sites have changed and no longer contain the code I developed.

UHG | Evercare

Evercare Hospice & Palliative Care
Evercare Hospice & Palliative Care
  • Re-built from the ground up. Find A Plan, Find A Physician and Directory, a Pharmacy and Prescription Drug List Search (tools).

FEMA | NFIP

Flood Insurance | Flood Maps | Flood Risk | FloodSmart
Flood Insurance | Flood Maps | Flood Risk | FloodSmart
  • Code-redesign project, 508 compliancy project. What's Your Flood Risk, Find An Agent, Estimate Your Premium (tools).

Northland Employment Group Contractor | Minneapolis, MN | 2004 - 2005

Flash Developer
Allen Interactions | Mendota Heights, MN
Responsible for e-learning graphic, interactive and programming UI development for Allen Interactive Department clients. Included Dreamweaver to create XML; Photoshop to cut content graphics; Flash and ActionScript to create interactive elements; Visual Source Safe to manage file versions.

Aquent Contractor | Bloomington, MN | 2003 - 2004

Web Designer
Gage | Golden Valley, MN | 2004
Responsible for web, graphic and interactive e-mail marketing campaigns, online opt-in/opt-out forms and web page UI development for Gage clients. Included Dreamweaver to create HTML, CSS and JavaScript; Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat to create web graphics and PDFs; Fetch to manage files; Flash and ImageReady to create interactive elements.

Accomplishments: Developed over 100+ e-mail marketing campaigns for Gage Marketing Group clients in 6 months.

Web Producer
FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business | Eagan, MN | 2004
Responsible for web and programming UI development for Thomson West Group, FindLaw client web sites. Included HomeSite to create HTML, CSS, JavaScript to develop dynamic lawfirm identity; Photoshop to cut web content graphics.

Accomplishments: Integrated 56 lawfirm client web sites in 2 months.

Web Producer
Thomson Legal & Regulatory | Eagan, MN | 2003 - 2004
Maintained company intranets for the Webmaster while he ramped up to a new working environment. Responsible for web administration of web, video, graphic and UI development for Thomson West Group, Thomson Legal & Regulatory intranets. Included HomeSite and Dreamweaver to create HTML, CSS, JavaScript; using Quicktime and Windows Media Encoder to edit online videos; Photoshop to cut web content graphics and Flash to edit online Flash tools.

Minneapolis Community & Technical College | Minneapolis, MN | 2002 - 2003

Student Work-Study: Web Designer
Responsible for web, interactive and graphic UI design for Minneapolis Community & Technical College. Included Dreamweaver to create HTML, CSS for school-related web sites; Photoshop, Illustrator, and digital photography to create web graphics/illustrations; Flash and ActionScript to create interactive projects.

Accomplishments: Developed MCTC fundraising web site, MCTC Women’s Basketball web site, MCTC online school tour, MCTC interactive campus map.

EDUCATION

Minneapolis Community & Technical College | Minneapolis, MN
Diploma in Web Publishing | 3.87 GPA | Dean's Honor Roll

University of Minnesota | Minneapolis, MN
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting | 3.30 GPA | Dean's Honor Roll

Normandale Community College | Bloomington, MN
Associate of Arts Degree in Studio Art | 3.48 GPA | Dean's Honor Roll

Burnsville Senior High | Burnsville, MN
High School Diploma | 3.00 GPA

CERTIFICATIONS

Dakota County Technical College | Rosemount, MN
Introduction to JavaScript
Creating WordPress Websites
Creating jQuery Mobile Websites with Dreamweaver

REFERENCES

Provided during job interview. If you would like to arrange an interview please contact me.

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