Stephen Jensen Front End Web Developer
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.
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.
Front End Web Developer | 2009 - 2013
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.
- jQuery logo/interactive, css3 pie interactive buttons
- Google fonts, jQuery logo/smooth scroll, Freemarker
The Cifarelli Law Firm, LLP
- Google fonts, jQuery logo/interactive, Facebook plugin
Ajilon Contractor | Minneapolis, MN | 2008
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
Accomplishments: Code redesign and 508 validation of FEMA FloodSmart site. Rebuilding of UHG Evercare Hospice and construction of new Evercare Hospice Spanish site.
The majority of these sites have changed and no longer contain the code I developed.
- Re-built from the ground up. Find A Plan, Find A Physician and Directory, a Pharmacy and Prescription Drug List Search (tools).
- 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
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
Gage | Golden Valley, MN | 2004
Accomplishments: Developed over 100+ e-mail marketing campaigns for Gage Marketing Group clients in 6 months.
FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business | Eagan, MN | 2004
Accomplishments: Integrated 56 lawfirm client web sites in 2 months.
Thomson Legal & Regulatory | Eagan, MN | 2003 - 2004
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.
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
Dakota County Technical College | Rosemount, MN
Creating WordPress Websites
Creating jQuery Mobile Websites with Dreamweaver
Provided during job interview. If you would like to arrange an interview please contact me.