I have over 9 years experience in creating and maintaining external and internal websites. One of these websites was the recipient of multiple awards.
I am located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Ceridian Canada Ltd Winnipeg, MB 2009-2018
Web Designer & Developer: Collaborated with Graphic Designers, Product Managers, Marketing Specialists, and Copywriters for the creation, implementation and maintenance of responsive and compelling website designs, WordPress themes, individual landing pages and various web-based assets.
- Leveraged a user-centred approach to define needs accurately and create harmonious visual designs, ensuring an enjoyable experience; analyzed visitor data to improve layouts and provide design suggestions.
- Performed accessibility/usability assessments and provided recommendations to improve user experience.
- Set up and provided admin support for WordPress installations, and implemented content updates on a SharePoint-powered intranet.
- Our main external website, Ceridian.ca, was the recipient of multiple WebAwards in 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2016.
- Collaborated with another Web Designer to redesign a 300-page bilingual website consisting of static HTML/CSS pages; created and coded the CSS and Dreamweaver templates for the project.
- Set up and administrated two multi-site WordPress networks and created several parent/child themes from scratch for the sites that needed special features such as bilingualism.
- Implemented event/news feeds on static HTML pages by passing RSS feeds through a self-implemented web application which converted them to JSON, and then used jQuery to render the data as HTML.
- Gathered requirements from internal clients for a sidebar promo on a WordPress blog and configured a plugin to allow non-technical users to create dynamic promos (including Eloqua forms) without any coding experience.
- Implemented a series of jQuery scripts on an HTML registration form to increase functionality and usability; added chained select boxes, streamlined form by showing/hiding elements based on selections, allowed dynamic addition of more fields if needed, and created dynamic confirmation pages and email templates using PHP and HTML.
Web Design Certificate Winnipeg Technical College 2008