Experience

Software Engineer at Tigerspike
Sep 2015–March 2016, San Francisco, CA

Recognized by client for level of effort and thought contributed to an internal enterprise iPad application for America’s leading not-for-profit health care provider’s sales force.
Nominated for Q1 Value Awards within first three months on the team for inspiring can-do attitude and justified confidence. Built framework for applying runtime attributes via JSON-based style definitions.

  • Develop software for iOS and tvOS
  • Contribute to the software design processes including participating in whiteboard sessions, workshops, and prototyping
  • Author and critique software designs and architectures for technical projects
  • Provide accurate development task effort estimates
  • Follow defined development best practices, including commenting code, documenting code, contributing to development wikis, and using source control
  • Review test plans
  • Critique and implement application wireframes and designs

Creative Director & Developer at Frames Per Sound
May 2011-Sep 2015, San Francisco, CA

10/10 five star customer reviews for the latest iOS application to hit the App Store (The Scoop)

  • Design, develop, and deploy iOS applications for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch
  • Develop web applications using HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, PHP, MySQL and other web technologies
  • Lead user interface design, copy, and functionality
  • Create and maintain all site copy and production graphics
  • Collaborate with small business clients to determine project scope and technical requirements
  • Present design ideas to clients and ensure goals and needs are met
  • Refactor UI/UX based on usage analytics

Development & Membership Coordinator at San Francisco Jewish Film Festival
Feb 2012–Dec 2012, San Francisco, CA

Designed and developed festival’s first ever iPhone application

  • Fully responsible for website copy, graphics, and interface, mostly working in Drupal 7 content management system
  • Designed weekly e-newsletter, animated web ads, and printed promotional materials including window displays, flyers, and direct mail campaign inserts
  • Tracked campaign progress and designed customized reports for board members
  • Managed and maintained donor database–Raiser's Edge–including definitions, structures, and procedures
  • Assisted in the development of programs to attract and retain members
  • Grant writing

Senior Designer at The Creative Group
Mar 2011–Jul 2011, San Francisco, CA

  • Contracted as a graphic designer and animator for the brand marketing of NextAxiom–a software platform and solutions company

Editor at Vook
May 2011, Alameda, CA

  • Created introductory chapter videos for eBook on the History of Los Angeles by sampling public domain video, images, and audio

Production Intern at l.inc Design
Dec 2010–Mar 2011, San Rafael, CA

  • Prepped and organized design document layers in Illustrator for animation
  • Responsible for quality control prior to client delivery
  • Created FileMaker Pro database for contact, project, and asset management

Volunteer Work

Designer & Animator at Raxa
Sep 2012–Sep 2013, San Francisco, CA | Health

  • Designed and animated a whiteboard style marketing video for an information management system (Raxa EMR), intended for a healthcare non-government organization

3D Modeler & Animator at Nutri 24
Apr 2011, San Francisco, CA | Poverty Alleviation

  • Modeled and animated 3D product concept for MBA sustainable business presentation at San Francisco State University

Assistant Editor at Mazbuk
Dec 2010–Apr 2011, San Francisco, CA | Civil Rights and Social Action

Mazbuk is an experimental feature-length documentary film that digs into the concept of contentment with 100 diverse voices, presenting a fresh and personalized look at consumption, abundance, fulfillment, and greed.

  • Logged, color corrected, organized, and transcribed 50 interviews
  • Synced interview field recordings to picture

3D Modeler & Animator at ScanIT
Aug 2010–Oct 2010, San Francisco, CA | Science and Technology

  • Won 1st prize MBA communication presentation at San Francisco State University
  • Modeled and animated 3D prototype based on marketing strategy and business plan

Producer & Videographer at Special Olympics Northern California
Jun 2010, UC Davis, CA | Civil Rights and Social Action

  • Collaborated with Executive Producer/Director to develop and generate ideas for a mini-documentary profiling an athlete during the summer Special Olympics Northern California games at U.C. Davis
  • Procured equipment and four-person crew for three day shoot on location

Director, Producer, Cinematographer, & Editor for Cari Bellinghausen
Dec 2009, San Francisco, CA | Arts and Culture

Cari Bellinghausen's first original choreography. Performed and filmed in the Theatre of Yugen at NOHspace in San Francisco.

  • Organized and managed seven person production crew, gear, transportation, budget and schedule
  • Shot, edited, color-corrected, and output to DVD 50-minute, 3-day multi-camera live dance performance
  • Responsible for effective communication between client and production crew

Assistant Editor at Critical Images
Sep 2009–Dec 2009, San Francisco, CA | Civil Rights and Social Action

By The Power Vested in Me is a feature-length documentary about the historic battle for marriage equality in the California.

  • Logged and digitized 100+ hours of MiniDV, DV, HDV, and HD media
  • Responsible for media management

Producer, Cinematographer & Co-Editor of The Perfect Flower at Capacitor
Sep 2009, San Francisco, CA | Arts and Culture

  • Shot, edited, color-corrected, and output to DVD 60-minute, 3-day multi-camera live dance performance
  • Responsible for ensuring rules and regulations of union house policies
  • Anticipated potential obstacles and provided creative solutions for success





Languages

  • Objective-C
  • Swift
  • JSON
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • UML

Skills

  • N-tier Architecture
  • Design Patterns
  • Diagram Models
  • Wireframes
  • Prototypes
  • Mockups
  • Use Case Analysis
  • Use Case Diagrams
  • Sequence Diagrams
  • Icon Design
  • Typography

Tools

  • Xcode
  • SourceTree
  • Dreamweaver
  • Sketch
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • After Effects
  • Final Cut Pro 7 & X (Certified User)

Education

Master of Science in Software Engineering
Regis University – Denver, CO
Dec 2014, GPA: 4.0

Bachelor of Science in Digital Filmmaking and Video Production
The Art Institute of California – San Francisco, CA
Dec 2010, GPA: 3.9

Certificates

Final Cut Pro 7 & X
Apple Certified User Level One
2011-2012, License: APPL64683

Summary

Software engineer for a global digital solutions company. A firm knowledge of design principles to architect solutions for complex user experiences. Proven leadership when collaborating with fellow developers to drive projects utilizing agile methodologies, from concept all the way through deployment.