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Team Leader Developer

Bolingbrook, Illinois, United States
October 03, 2016

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Robyn Martin - (***) ******7 - Chicagoland


My name is Robyn and I’m a dynamic interactive front-end web developer, graphic designer, and team leader with over 12 years of experience combining both my front-end development and design knowledge to help my teams deliver interactive digital solutions for both small and large businesses.


Web Works - C hicago, IL 2014 - 2016

Web Operations Manager, Sales & Marketing

● Same owner of UX Factory

● Managed 4 shared hosting servers, 75+ private hosting servers, 1500+ hosted emails, 800+ websites, 30+ Wordpress Sites, 50+ databases.

● Oversaw and managed all Development, Billing, Sales, Marketing, Consulting, Client Support, New Business, Research,Training and more.

● Implemented proper coding, testing and development environment including responsive, mobile friendly development processes, team scrum, mobile testing, and more.

● Conceptualized, designed and customized several internal programs and apps which help maintain, track & provide a more efficient internal working environment for the Web Works team, as well as offer a more efficient support process for our clients.

● Generated income from multiple lost revenue sources including additional products & services not being charged for.

● Eliminated 100’s of unused services, and products saving company tens of thousands in yearly costs.

● Designed and developed dozens of new responsive and mobile friendly websites.

● Implemented social media marketing for Web Works utilizing several online resources including Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and more.

The UX Factory - C hicago/Northbrook, IL 2013 - 2016 Front-End Developer

● Helped manage several large clients websites and private servers while managing Web Works, their sister company. Clients included: Anixter, McDonald's, Bridgestone, PharmaStart and more.

● Setup and maintained private Wordpress hosting environment

● Built custom wordpress templates

● Designed and developed several new client websites

● Collaborated with development team (and other disciplinary tracks) to implement pixel-perfect designs for an order entry application

● Leveraged IceFaces, JQUERY, HTML, CSS and JSF to craft the web solution

● Implemented front-end code based on PSD designs and propagated design through the site

● Participated in the management of tasks and resources for the front-end development team

● Presented solutions and clickable prototypes to stakeholders, management and project teams

● Ensured UX vision was extended throughout the application and consistently implemented Sears/Kmart - H offman Estates, IL 2013

Front-End Developer

● Worked with team of developers to create, launch and maintain the Craftsman Club beta site using Bootstrap and AngularJS.

● Transformed complex, high quality PSD designs into multi-browser compliant code

● Implemented standards compliant CSS/HTML to create pixel-perfect web pages.

● Created and maintained project management documents helping organize our team and tasks to meet deadlines efficiently ARS Interactive - P alatine, IL 2012

Front-End Developer

● Worked directly with designers and project managers to transform complex, high quality PSD design into hand coded standards compliant CSS/HTML to create pixel-perfect web pages for clients including: Craftsman, Kenmore, Whirlpool, Kmart, Sears, Gladiator GarageWorks and more.

● Developed multiple promotional HTML-based emails for and ensured compatibility across various email clients and browser.

● Trained new developers and managed development team on various projects.

● Advocated a web-standards approach to increase search engine optimization and accessibility as well as pushed adoption of mobile support.

● Mobile Device Development for Craftsman, Kenmore, Whirlpool and Sears.

● Re-designed, developed and maintained the front end of our clients sites from image based design setups to current web standards allowing for increased cross browser compatibility, as well as improved seo and allowing for enhanced usability.

● Designed and developed a number of websites using custom HTML, CSS built on top of the WordPress blog engine. VOLUNTEERING

Burton Chill Program, Naperville & Algonquin IL, Jan 2010 - Present Snowboard Instructor

● The Chill program serves children without the financial means to experience the sport of snowboarding. The children come from a wide variety of backgrounds, families and athletic abilities. Seeing the progression of skill, balance and attitude is truly remarkable. After the program, the children continue on as more confident, experienced and educated people into the challenges of adult life. This program has been the most amazing experience of my life and I'm proud to be a part of it for a 3rd year now. Raging Buffalo Snowbard Ski Park, Algonquin, 2 seasons Snowsport School Director

● Directed, organized, scheduled and trained instructors to teach the general public how to snowboard. American Heart Association, Chicago, IL 2011

Robyn Martin - (630) 418 – 4017 - Chicagoland Snowsport School Director

● Photographed misc. charity events

Bear Necessities, Chicago, IL 2007

Snowsport School Director

● Photographed children at the Loyola University Cancer Center Maywood Fine Arts Center, M aywood FIne Arts Building Jan 2003-Aug 2005 Art Teacher

Art teacher once a week for local area children


Featured in the Sun Times, Pioneer Press, West Suburban Journal, The Reader, The Chronicle, Chicago Magazine, Chicago Architecture, The Chicago Collection, Best Doctors & Hospitals, Chicago Health Magazine & Midwest Shred Magazine, Co-founder and administrator of Wedding Photographers Chicago Co-founder of Wedding Photographers Chicago

Hosted top photo industry speakers for lectures, meetings, seminars & workshops Presented social media workshops sponsored and promoted by companies & colleges including: Columbia College Chicago, DePaul, Bartlett Hills Country Club, Prism Photo, Marriott, Invitations by Design, Systemtek Web Consultants and more. PAST CLIENTS:

Bridgestone, McDonalds, Craftsman, Kenmore, Whirlpool, Kmart, Sears, Gladiator GarageWorks, Amana, Anixter, Columbia College, Roosevelt University, Depaul University, The Magnificent Mile Association, The Chicago Collection, and many others. EDUCATION

Columbia College Chicago - Bachelor of Arts - Graduated with Honors Class of 2005 Major : Interactive Multimedia / M inors : Photography & Journalism SKILL SUMMARY

HTML, CSS, PHP, WordPress, Javascript, JQuery, Bootstrap, AngularJS, XML, Flash, Ace Components, Mobile Friendly Responsive Design, Eclipse, PHPStorm, Microsoft Suite, Adobe Suite of Professional Products, Litmus, also Proficient in: SEO/SMM, Google Analytics, Online Marketing, Photography, Graphic Design and E-Commerce INTERESTS

Snowboarding, gaming, lampworking, motorcycles, rock climbing, cycling, travel, writing & volunteering

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