Andrew Mortimer

Open Source{rer}


Web Development

  • Open source. Hosting, networking, and security
  • Unix -- Ubuntu, Debian, OSX, Fedora or other distros
  • Diverse full-stack deployment -- Many custom configurations
  • CLI/BASH/SSH -- Distributed/Cloud computing. Git.
  • Frontend-centric JavaScript, jQuery, HTML5, ERB, CSS3, and SASS
  • Frontend frameworks -- Custom, Twitter Bootstrap, and Zurb Foundation
  • Responsive and/or adaptive design
  • Backend-heavy deployment of Ruby on Rails, Passenger, Node.js, RPS, and Git-host to Heroku
  • On demand web services. SaaS
  • PHP framework friendly (Symphony and Cake)
  • Databases. Various SQL: MySQL, SQLite, PGSQL
  • Nginx and Apache
  • CMS/CMF: Drupal, WordPress, Concrete5, Modx and Radiant

Education

  • Robert Morris University, Moon Twp, Pa
  • BA in Media Arts, May 2011
  • Majors: Web Design and Graphic Design
  • Overall QPA: 3.29/4.0

Design Skills

  • User Experience
  • Interaction Design
  • User Interface
  • Web Graphic Design
  • Branding & Marketing
  • Color Theory
  • Typography
  • Layout ( I Grids )
  • Print Production

Experience

Wall to Wall Studios, Inc
Developer
December 2012 - Present
  • Ruby
  • JavaScript
  • UI/UX
  • API Development
  • Testing
  • QA
E Staff • (Oncology Nursing Society)
Contractor - Content Management
August 2012 - December 2012
Duties
  • Drupal workbench workflow
  • Drupal content markup
  • Content management of large complex data sets
  • User experience
  • Drupal Training
  • Cloud storage training
  • Interaction design
  • Agile development (Pivotal Tracker) user stories
  • Web graphic prep
Gillece Services
Web Developer
April 2012 - August 2012
Duties
  • Web Development
  • Site Archetecture
  • User Interface Design
  • Custom PHP
  • eCommerce pages
  • Creation and administration of Gillece Reviews
  • Wordpress Themeing & Customizing
  • Content Managment
  • RSS Feeds
  • Search Engine Optomization
Giant Ideas
Interactive Intern
April 2011 - August 2011
Duties
  • Worked with a dynamic group of artists, account reps, interns, and other directors to complete critical parts of large projects that were complex marketing solutions
  • Assisted in maintaining multiple Drupal powered websites
  • Made artwork and layout changes for Duggan Rhodes website
  • Back-ups of diopitt.org; including MySQL database
  • Content management of PMA, Exceptional Adventures, Straub, and Diocese of Pittsburgh sites
  • HTML and CSS redesign and repurposing from old to new designs
  • Ported existing software; ensuring functionality within new designs
  • Managed large amounts of metadata which powered site searches
Robert Morris University
IT Associate Micro Computer Specialist
August 2010 - June 2011
Duties
  • Assisted in maintaining Apple computers on the RMU network
  • Troubleshot technical issues that arose with RMU faculty
  • Assisted with internal and external communication
  • Assisted in servicing Apple computers and hardware
  • Maintained software
  • Calibrated display devices
  • Setting up, taking down, and moving of computer labs
  • Managed inventory of all active and inactive lab hardware