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Education

2012-2016

BSc. Information Technology at This University

Road to code literacy

Experience

2012-2016

Web Developer at This Company

PERSONAL SUMMARY
An ambitious problem solver with a passion for online businesses, and who
would like to join a team of like-minded developers. Karen has much
experience of creating logical and innovative solutions to complex problems.
She is thorough and precise in everything she does, and has a keen interest in
technology, mobile applications and user experience. As someone who takes
responsibility for her own personal development, she is continually evaluating
and upgrading her skills so that she stays at the cutting edge of web
development. She is a natural problem solver, who has proven herself by
successfully completing projects for IT consultancies, software houses, web
design agencies, and IT departments.
Right now Karen is looking for a suitable position with a company where
outstanding performance is recognised and where she can work on a variety of
high profile projects.
CAREER HISTORY
Web Design Company – Birmingham
WEB DEVELOPER Jul 2011- Present
Responsible for working on a range of projects, designing appealing websites
and interacting on a daily basis with graphic designers, back-end developers
and marketers.
 Developing and maintaining the front end functionality of websites.
 Participating in discussions with clients to clarify what they want.
 Designing prototypes for apps and websites.
 Creating logos, banners and buttons for websites.
 Writing cross-browser compliant XHTML, CSS & JavaScript.
 Simultaneously managing several databases and reporting tools.
 Contacting external webmasters to confirm link placements.
 Provide guidance to other team members on web development issues.
 Developing websites that have a consistent feel and look throughout all
web properties.
 Providing technical support to end users.
 Identifying and correcting software deficiencies.
 Devising SEO strategies based around specific keywords.
SEO Company – Coventry
TRAINEE WEB DEVELOPER Feb 09 – Jul 11
Worked as part of a multi-disciplinary team, carrying out ad-hoc tasks as
requested by the IT Manager. Had a specific brief to ensure the websites build
for customer’s precisely matched their requirements.
 Wrote internal and external design specifications.
 Performed maintenance and updates to existing client Web sites.
 Involved in creating a comparison site from scratch.
 Helped end users to solve operating problems.
 Participated in brainstorming sessions to come up with ideas.
 Documented software and technical specifications.
 Provided guidance and advice to less experienced staff.
 Worked on multiple projects simultaneously to a high standard.
 Escalated operational issues to senior management.
 Involved in a project to develop a large online gaming website.
 Addressed cross-browser compatibility issues.
 Integrated websites with Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube

  • Updated 2 years ago
  • Information Technology, Network Administrator

Education

2012-2016

BSc. Information Technology at This University

Road to code literacy

Experience

2012-2016

Web Developer at This Company