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I have studied the way of the pixel since I was a young lad wielding naught but a tiny angelfire account and a linebreak tag. My love for design and code has only grown, and today I continue that childhood passion by striving to improve in a field that never stops moving.

Bryan Leewood

About Me

A talented web developer and designer with over ten years of experience in various web technologies. Has developed large-scale web applications for various clients and organizations. Experienced with both back and front end web development. Comfortable under heavy workloads and strict deadlines. Possesses a drive to constantly learn and discover new technologies in this rapidly evolving field. Applies strict web standards and practices to coding and design.

Education

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

  • Bachelor of Science, Computer Graphics Technology
  • Focus in Web Development
  • Graduated August 2012
  • CGT GPA: 3.76/4.0
  • GPA: 3.45/4.0

Experience

SFP, Web Developer

Helped develop, design, and maintain over 50 different web projects of various size and scope with a wide array of clients. Gained experience in many facets of web development including: design prototyping, front and back end development, site maintenance, and hiring/interviewing new employees.

  • August 2012 - December 2014
  • Professional web development and design for various clients.
  • Helped to rethink workflow for responsive/mobile website development.

Xenostar Studios, Founder

My current platform for freelance web development. Projects consist of full stack development of websites from the ground up for various small businesses to help meet their growing needs. I handle everything that a project entails, from development and design to communicating with clients.

  • 2008 - Current
  • Freelance business focusing on web development and design for small businesses.

Enshare Online, Founder

An online community that I created for posting and sharing art using vBulletin PHP forum software. Learned how to grow and manage an online community with thousands of members and over 400 unique posts per day.

  • 2005 - 2008
  • Heavily modded vBulletin community with thousands of members and hundreds of forum posts per day.

Skills

General Skills

  • HTML5 (Canvas, SVG)
  • SASS/SCSS/CSS3
  • Javascript (jQuery, Angular)
  • LAMP Stack Development
  • Restful APIs
  • Front & Back End Design/Development
  • PHP, C#, VB, C++

Experienced With

  • NPM, Composer, Gulp/Grunt, Webpack
  • Git/Bash, Vagrant
  • CMS Development (Wordpress, Fujita, Drupal)
  • Atom, Sublime
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator
  • MySQL Workbench
  • Visual Studio